Publisher Sony Interactive Entertainment has announced that the upcoming third-person shooter science fiction psychological horror game Returnal for PS5 has been delayed from its planned March 19, 2021 release date to April 30, 2021.


Here is a message from the publisher:


" SIE and Housemarque have made the decision to move the release date in order to give the team extra time to continue to polish the game to the level of quality players "expect from Housemarque. "


Returnal takes place in a futuristic science fiction setting, the player controls Selene, a space pilot, equipped with a suit and armed with high-tech weapons, who is stranded on an alien planet and stuck in a time loop. After every death, the pilot is resurrected, following a pattern of traversing across foreign environments and combating extraterrestrial entities with growing visions in an ever changing world.