GTA: Chinatown Wars - You're gonna have to wait longer for it

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by Hadrian, Nov 13, 2008.

  1. Hadrian

    Hadrian Everybofy knows badgers like MASH POTATOES!

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    United States

    "Zelnick said that the DS game is no longer guaranteed to be released by the end of first quarter of the 2009 fiscal year, which is January 31, 2009. It is now promised to be released in the first half of the fiscal year, which ends in April."

    I'm sure people will piss and moan about this but to me this means that they're gonna spend more time on it making it a better game rather than just a spin off on the DS.
  2. Brian117

    Brian117 GBAtemp Psycho!

    Oct 1, 2007
    United States
    Cleveland, OH
    Tbh, I can wait.

    It could be released in the end of summer next year, and I wouldn't care.

    Like you said, they're probably making it better, smoothing things out.

    I got CoD, and tons of other games to keep me busy till then though, o.o

    I also have a feeling people will get mad by this news. But when the time comes, they'll be glad they waited.
  3. hova1

    hova1 GBAtemp Advanced Fan

    Oct 26, 2007
    Gambia, The
    are you kidding? that's almost a half year [​IMG]
  4. Maikel Steneker

    Maikel Steneker M3 Fanboy

    May 16, 2007
    Oh well, I'm not really looking forward to it anyway. I doubt it will be that good. I'm glad that they take their time for it, so it can at least become an enjoyable game.
  5. ZenZero

    ZenZero GBATEMP's regular arse.

    Mar 12, 2008

    ninty aint being kind 2 me recently [​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG][​IMG]
  6. War

    War Take it easy~

    Oct 26, 2007
    Honestly, who DIDN'T expect this? When things seem to be too good to be true, it's because they are.
  7. Trolly

    Trolly GBAtemp Advanced Maniac

    Sep 14, 2007
    Behind you! I know you looked!
    QFT, when games come out of the blue and say they're coming out in under half a year, they're lying.
    I mean look what happened to Lord Of The Rings: Conquest. They said it was coming out this month not too long ago (and we only found out about the game about half a year ago), now we have no idea when it's coming out, and can only be estimated as Q1 2009.

    Hate delays, sometimes I actually begin to think Nintendo has the brains in the release department by not mentioning the game until it's sure to come out soon.
  8. Banger

    Banger Me > | | < You ..Wanna Line dance?

    Oct 31, 2007
    United States
    What do you mean? You act like its being canceled. It is being delayed a little bit, not much of a big deal and probably for the better. Delays are usually for the best, I would rather a good complete game and not a buggy as hell game. Rock Star is usually really good with releasing solid games and I am sure they want the same experience from this one.
  9. Awdofgum

    Awdofgum Wadofgum

    Mar 17, 2007
    United States
    It's not being delayed to piss off people. Rockstar estimated that they could finish the game by Winter, but they apparently were too busy with other projects. It's being delayed so they could finish it as a FULL Grand Theft Auto game. Unless you want some spin off lame NDS game, than stop complaining.
  10. playallday

    playallday Group: GBAtemp Ghost

    May 23, 2008
    I'm hoping for a leaked beta.

    Come on RockStar! You can leak it!