Rumor: Need for Speed: Rivals delayed on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One? [Update]

According to a recent rumor, it appears that Need for Speed: Rivals might have been delayed for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.

The rumor came from Will Power, a PR person working in video game industry. He talks about retailers and how they are pushing the release date of Need for Speed: Rivlas on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. This news is rather unfortunate and after the delay of Watch_Dogs, The Crew and DriveClub, doesn’t really come of as a positive aspect for next generation launch.

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You can check out his tweets below.

When asked how he came to knew about it, he said that retailers are sending out emails for change of release date.

The previous delay victims were Watch_Dogs, The Crew and DriveClub. All of them were pushed to early 2014 release date. If this turns out to be true, Need for Speed: Rivals might be pushed to same early 2014 release date.

What do you think of this rumor? Let us know in the comments below.

Update: It is not delayed at all. According to a recent update, the delay news more of  a PR mistake. The game will launch on schedule as expected.

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Danial Arshad Khan

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