Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League has formally been delayed to spring 2023, in keeping with an announcement from Rocksteady Games artistic director Sefton Hill on Twitter.
“We’ve made the difficult decision to delay Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League to Spring 2023,” Hill’s tweet reads. “I know a delay is frustrating but that time is going into making the best game we can. I look forward to bringing the chaos to Metropolis together. Thanks for your patience.”
We’ve made the tough choice to delay Suicide Squad: Kill The Justice League to Spring 2023. I do know a delay is irritating however that point goes into making the very best sport we are able to. I stay up for bringing the chaos to Metropolis collectively. Thanks to your persistence. pic.twitter.com/VOSwTM6Zak
— Sefton Hill (@Seftonhill) March 23, 2022
The official announcement of a 2023 delay for the upcoming title comes a month after Bloomberg first reported that Suicide Squad was being pushed to next year. Rocksteady’s final sport, Batman: Arkham Knight, was launched all the best way again in 2015.
Suicide Squad: Kill the Justice League was first announced in August 2020 at DC’s FanDome occasion with an estimated 2022 release date. The upcoming title is unique to next-generation console platforms (PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X / S) and PC and can see gamers workforce up as Suicide Squad members Harley Quinn, Captain Boomerang, King Shark, and Deadshot to (because the title advertises) kill the gone-rogue members of the Justice League. A first look at gameplay was additionally revealed late final yr.
DC followers will have the ability to take some solace within the delay, although: Warner Bros. not too long ago introduced that the Batman-adjacent RPG Gotham Knights will finally be out this year on October 25th, so there’ll nonetheless be a DC superhero journey to play this vacation season.