Microsoft’s newest I.P, Scalebound has been delayed to 2017, according to the video game’s official website (via Game Informer).

In a recent blog post, Platinum Games announces the title’s delay by stating the following:

“Development on the game is going well and we’re really happy with how it’s coming together. Scalebound is one of the biggest games PlatinumGames has ever created.”

“In order to deliver on our ambitious vision and ensure that Scalebound lives up to expectations, we will be launching the game in 2017. This will give us the time needed to bring to life all the innovative features and thrilling gameplay experiences that we have planned.”

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Scalebound was originally announced during Microsoft’s E3 2015 press conference and was expected to launch some time in 2016 via Xbox One. At this time, Scalebound has yet to be given an official release date or window for 2017.

So, what are your thoughts on Scalebound? Were you looking forward to playing this video game in 2016? Be sure to let us know your thoughts in the comment section below.