Developer and publisher TaleWorlds Entertainment posted a One Year Anniversary Recap message for the upcoming action RPG/Sim Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord. In it, the team reflected on the game’s year in Early Access and revealed that Bannerlord is not quite ready for the full release yet. As such, the new tentative estimate points to Q4 2021.
The developers note that the work will continue for as long as necessary as the team takes the time to ensure that the game is fun and enjoyable.
The team also noted that the focus right now is to get the PC version of the game out, and the console versions will come at a later point.
As a part of the recap, the team went through the areas of Mount & Blade II: Bannerlord that have received enhancements over its first year in the Early Access, including but not limited to:
- Stability & Performance
- Character Development
- Clan & Family
- Kingdom & Armies
- Combat & Battles/Sieges
- and more!