Originally the game was being worked on by Ubisoft Pune and Ubisoft Mumbai, but in May it was confirmed development would be led by Ubisoft Montréal, the studio which originally created the Sands Of Time trilogy.
In a new FAQ, Ubisoft confirmed that “Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time Remake is not cancelled. The game is currently in development at Ubisoft Montréal, but “at the moment, a new release date has not been set.”
The dedicated FAQ went on to explain that “since the game currently does not have a release date, existing pre-orders have been cancelled and refunded where applicable.”
Previously, Ubisoft had said “If players wish to cancel their pre-order they are invited to contact their retailer. They will be updated on the project as the development is moving along.”
In the FAQ, Ubisoft went on to say that “beyond Prince Of Persia: The Sands of Time, there are currently no plans to remake any other Prince Of Persia title”.
In June it was confirmed that Ubisoft’s CEO Yves Guillemot would be voluntarily taking a €310,607 (roughly £266,430) pay cut due to the company failing to meet financial targets, as well as the execution of internal reforms stemming from sexual misconduct accusations within the company in 2020.