Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata has confirmed that the game has now been delayed for two months and will miss its original September 30th release date.
The news about the delay started with a rumor from GameStop employee who confirmed that they have received instructions to put stickers over the original September 30th release date. The stickers revealed a release date of November 29th for the game, making it a two months delay.
Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata has now officially confirmed this delay in a video message, you can check it below.
“From the moment we joined this project, our vision was to create a level of freedom and realism previously unseen in the series. Regrettably, we need a little bit more time to deliver on this vision and are confident that this new release date will help us achieve this,” said Hajime Tabata the game director. “As the director and lead of this project, I wish to personally apologize for the additional wait. As a team, we want FINAL FANTASY XV to achieve a level of perfection that our fans deserve. We kindly ask for your understanding.”
Final Fantasy XV will be out on November 29th for the PS4 and Xbox One.
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