Sly Cooper: Thieves In Time, previously set for an October 23 release on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita, has been delayed to “early 2013,” the sequel’s Gamescom trailer reveals.
Sony did not issue a reason for the delay. We’ll contact the publisher for comment.
Watch the trailer below. View a new set of screenshots at the gallery.
Update 8.15 / 11:15 a.m.: Sony has confirmed the delay to IGN. The game will now launch in February 2013.
“Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time will be releasing in February 2013 for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. With a robust and diverse catalog of first and third party content launching this holiday season – including Wonderbook: Book of Spells, PlayStation All Stars: Battle Royale, LittleBigPlanet Karting, Assassins Creed III, Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation, Madden 13 and Call of Duty: Black Ops Declassified – we have decided to release Sly Cooper: Thieves in Time in February 2013 to ensure gamers continue to have a variety of content to enjoy after the holidays and into the New Year.”