Update: Despite the official wording from the official Level-5 livestream, the delay to DECAPOLICE may not be quite as significant as first thought. The game's official Twitter account now claims the PS5, PS4 title has only been pushed back to 2024 instead of "post-2024", as was stated during the showcase.
"During LEVEL5 VISION 2023 II, we announced a change in the release date for DECAPOLICE to 2024. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and appreciate your understanding. Thank you for your patience."
Original article: First announced to be releasing this at some point year, developer Level-5 has said it's delaying the promising detective RPG DECAPOLICE until at least 2025. The news was shared during the team's livestreamed Vision 2023 showcase, where a voiceover explained it wants to better the world and overall experience.
It said: "To ensure thorough development in both quality and quantity of content, we've decided to take a little more time. As far as Level-5 games go, this title possesses a vast open world of unprecedented size. We aim to build a dense and immersive world, filled with opportunities to play. Various incidents will occur in many different locations. And many of them are full of surprises. This is the kind of gameplay we're aiming for with Decapolice." It concluded: "The release of Decapolice will be moved to post-2024."
The delay means Decapolice will release for PS5, PS4 in 2025 at the earliest. How do you react to this news? Post your thoughts in the comments below.