The long-awaited console version of Facepunch Studio’s Rust has been rated by the ESRB for Xbox One and PS4.
The ESRB ranking mentions that the sport can be coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, with no point out of the next-gen consoles, although the sport will probably be playable on the PS5 and Collection X/S through backwards compatibility. With rankings bulletins normally coming shortly earlier than launch, it appears probably we’ll get an official launch announcement within the close to future.
The announcement that Rust can be coming to consoles in November of 2019 got here through the XO19 convention, with a deliberate launch date of 2020. The favored survival recreation slipped outdoors of that window, with port studio Double Eleven shifting estimations in direction of 2021 in a December 2020 replace.
“We’re sorry that we haven’t been capable of convey you Rust on console in 2020 as deliberate,” the weblog publish reads. We all know from all the messages that you just’re excited to play it and we hope that with the daybreak of 2021 we will restore your belief as we edge nearer to with the ability to share one thing with you.”
Rust initially launched all the way in which again in 2013, at the beginning of the survival recreation growth. It has lately seen an enormous resurgence on Twitch, with prime streamers like Hasan Piker and Limmy taking part in the sport stay.
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