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Insurgency: Sandstorm's delay is a good thing, but the damage may have already been done

Many refunds were requested before its official release

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Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 15:22 GMT
Insurgency: Sandstorm's delay is a good thing, but the damage may have already been done
Thursday, September 27, 2018 - 15:22 GMT

The delay of shooter game Insurgency: Sandstorm was announced just a couple of days before its official release, a seemingly last-minute decision based on community feedback that wasn't all positive. Despite the delay, I can't help feel that some of the damage may have already been done. Here's why.


Insurgency has always been somewhat of an outlier in the over-saturated shooter market. Its focus on tactical gameplay over the generic, perhaps more simplistic, shooter gameplay mechanics meant that it alienated those who strongly preferred the latter.
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