Double Fine Productions announced that Psychonauts 2 will not be released in 2019 as originally planned, in fact, the game will arrive in 2020 on PC, PS4 and Xbox One.
The news was confirmed by the latest update for the FIG backers, the delay is related to the desire to further improve some aspects of the production as well as to bureaucratic issues related to the handover between Starbreeze (old publisher of Psychonauts 2) and Microsoft, who now owns entirely Double Fine Productions after the acquisition took place in June.
The company wanted to thank all the players for their support and apologized again for the delay, stating in any case that the greater resources available to the studio after passing under the Xbox Game Studios label will allow us to produce a sequel to Psychonauts again. richer in content and better cared for in every respect.
Psychonauts 2, is reiterated, will not be exclusive PC and Xbox One, the game will also be released on PlayStation 4 while there are no confirmations regarding a port for Nintendo Switch.