Blog - February 8, 2024

Homeworld 3 has faced another delay following player feedback

Publisher Gearbox and developer Blackbird Interactive are holding off Home world 3 again, scheduled to launch on May 13.

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This is the fourth time Home world 3 has been delayed. Originally scheduled for 2022, it was pushed back to 2023, then February 2024 and then March 8. Although the extra two-month wait makes it difficult for fans Sorry but it can happen. Home world 3 some good things because at the time of writing, the week of May 13 is less crowded for new releases, which means less competition to worry about.

a spaceship in the sky in Homeworld 3Let’s hope it doesn’t get delayed a fifth time. Image through gearbox

The delay also means additional development time. In fact, Gearbox and Blackbird explained in a press release the delay occurred due to player feedback. A dedicated team outside the studio got to play the entire game, which provided “additional insights and perspectives that will be combined to create Home world 3 Best possible experience.”

This clearly affects Home world 3early access period. Since it allows players to access the game 72 hours early, it will start on May 10. Remember, this game will only be available to those who pre-order Home world 3Fleet Command or Collector’s edition.

“To say that you as a community of players have been patiently waiting for this sequel would be an understatement and we appreciate it. We will continue to update you on our progress,” Gearbox and Blackbird added, encouraging fans to provide further feedback via Home world 3and Discord’s social media channels.

Home world 3 It’s definitely been a long time. The final entry in the real-time strategy series, Homeworld: Kharak Desert (prequel to the first part Homeworld), debuted in 2016. And that was eight years ago. In addition to the single-player campaign, Home world 3 There will also be a new co-op mode called War Games, designed to provide a shorter, more compact experience. Hopefully all these delays will be worth it in the end.