Outlast 2 --- the sequel to the 2013 indie horror hit – has been delayed by developer Red Barrels. The game was originally slated for release at the end of the year, but has since been pushed back to the start of 2017.
The developers explained their decision on a post via Facebook, stating that they wanted to the game to be fully ready by its release.
"We want you to know that we listen to your feedback, we see your excitement and we know you care about our work," they wrote. "Our mission as an indie studio is to deliver to you the best, most terrifying, most fulfilling experiences possible. That's why we're taking just a little bit more time to make sure our vision for Outlast 2 is in no way compromised and is the experience you deserve."
Outlast 2 is now set to release at the start of 2017 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.