WWE 2K20 was an entire catastrophe on many ranges and maybe the only motive that writer 2K Sports has reportedly determined to scrap plans for WWE 2K21.
While discussing the way forward for the franchise in a brand new video, Justin Leeper, former author of the sooner video games, acknowledged that “dependable sources” have confirmed the franchise to be taking a yr off and therefore, the following annual installment has been cancelled. He famous that WWE 2K21 was at all times “a 50-50 likelihood” again in December and in January, the sport was tagged as “medium pace forward” and was mentioned to be much like WWE 2K20. However, a couple of months ahead, 2K Sports has determined to tug the plug and an announcement ought to be incoming quickly.
That being mentioned, there’ll nonetheless be a wrestling sport coming later within the yr, simply not with the well-known 2K moniker. This new WWE sport is claimed to be a non-simulation take and won’t be developed by Visual Concepts. Leeper identified that he “may say extra” in regards to the challenge however that will solely find yourself angering the writer. Hence, followers must watch for 2K Sports to do the honors and announce simply what sort of a wrestling sport is within the pipelines for 2020.
Furthermore, Leeper revealed that WWE 2K22 is not going to be a next-generation launch. Visual Concepts will doubtless use the year-long break to refine the wrestling expertise of the franchise however will give attention to current-generation platforms just for the following installment.
WWE 2K20 was marked as probably the most damaged video games launched in 2019. The newest installment was slammed by critics for a slew of visible glitches and game-breaking bugs at launch, which naturally stored the developer busy in making numerous guarantees and assurances. To make issues worse, with the beginning of 2020, WWE 2K20 stopped working worldwide throughout all platforms. The sport was apparently not compliant with the yr 2020, which precipitated it to crash randomly and incessantly. Point being that the sport was an entire mess. The franchise definitley wanted a while off.