The release date of Humankind for macOS has been delayed after 4 years of development. Continue reading this article to know the reasons behind this delay and much more.
Humankind is a turn-based strategy 4X video game developed by Amplified Studios and published by Sega. As the title of the game justifies, it revolves around re-writing the entire narrative of Human Civilization. While playing the game, you will be directing the humans from the ancient to the modern age. The development of this game was started 4 years back and it has released for Microsoft Windows and Stadia. However, Humankind was also supposed to release for macOS along with these platforms but its release got delayed. Here is everything you need to know about this topic.
Humankind macOS release delayed
On August 3, 2021, Humankind announced that the game will be releasing in 2 weeks from now on Windows, macOS, and Stadia. In the announcement, they also mentioned many more things on what things they were working on since the closed beta like Balancing and Pacing, Diplomacy, Quality of life improvements, AI, etc. You can check out the full announcement by heading here.
Coming back to the topic, the main reason behind the delay of this game on macOS is that the developers still think that there is scope for improvement. Also, they are still having several issues with the configuration and multiplayer mode of this game on this Operating System. The developers also mentioned, “This was a difficult decision for us, but we really wanted to take the time and make sure that the PC version was as good as possible, but also ensure that we had the necessary time to give the Mac version all the love that it is equally deserving of”. This statement shows the concern of the developers regarding the perfect launch of this game.
According to the announcement, the delay would be around one month from the release date of the game (17 August 2021). So, we could hope for the release of Humankind on macOS around mid-September.
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