Beyond Good & Evil 2: Development Update - Still In Progress

Is Beyond Good and Evil 2 Cancelled? No, but development is facing challenges. Ubisoft's long-awaited prequel remains in development, but with a cryptic update suggesting a complex road ahead.

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Beyond Good & Evil 2: Delayed But Not Dead

Credits: Beyond Good & Evil 2

Beyond Good and Evil 2: Still Alive, But Development Faces Challenges

Fans Eager for News as Development of Beyond Good and Evil 2 Continues

Gamers are increasingly frustrated by studios announcing games far ahead of release, only to encounter delays. But no game has tested fan patience quite like Beyond Good and Evil 2, announced by Ubisoft a whopping 16 years ago.

While a lack of recent updates sparked cancellation rumors, industry insider Tom Henderson confirmed the game's development is ongoing, albeit "very complicated" This cryptic message offers little solace, but at least suggests Beyond Good and Evil 2 might see the light of day eventually.

A Prequel with Open-World Spacefaring Adventures

[object Object]Credits: Beyond Good & Evil 2

A 2018 cinematic trailer showcased Beyond Good and Evil 2 as a prequel set in System 3. Players take on the role of a space pirate captain, carving their own path in a vast open universe. The description promises unforgettable characters, stunning visuals, and freedom to choose your destiny, either solo or with friends.

Ubisoft Montpellier & Community Collaboration

Beyond Good and Evil 2 aims to capture the spirit of the original with a rich, multicultural world, intense drama, and grand settings. The game is being developed by Ubisoft Montpellier with input from the game's dedicated community through the Space Monkey Program.

James Tyler

James Tyler

Coding solutions for everyday life. With a knack for simplifying the complex, he crafts apps that make tech accessible to all.