Oddworld Soulstorm Developer Says PS Plus Deal was Devastating for Team
Developer Oddworld Inhabitants reveals particulars concerning the PlayStation Plus take care of Oddworld Soulstorm and the influence it has completed to them.
Developer Lorne Lanning spoke with media outlet Xbox Expansion Pass in an interview speaking concerning the deal they did with Sony Interactive Entertainment. He revealed that his group solely thought at first that their sport would solely promote kind of 50,000 models and no more than 100,000. They have been additionally in search of monetary assist with a purpose to preserve the sport afloat, which SIE approached them providing an unknown amount of cash. This made Lanning benefit from the prospect that landed on their lap.
There was concern although: the sport received delayed by three months because of the pandemic. When the sport launch later, extra gamers now had entry to the PS5 than what they’d anticipated. The consequence was devastating for them as Lanning revealed. The sport was downloaded 4 million occasions by way of PS Plus, which was an issue for them. He didn’t say it within the interview however it appears their gross sales have been low as a consequence of this.
On November 2022 although, Oddworld Soulstorm launched on Xbox. Lanning additionally didn’t share the gross sales they received for the sport on this platform.
Oddworld Soulstorm is now accessible on PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, and PC.