Prince of Persia roguelike postponed because ‘everyone and their mum’ is playing Hades II

Key art from The Rogue Prince of Pesia
Image: Ubisoft

Sometimes you gotta know when to hold ‘em, and that’s exactly what Evil Empire, developer on The Rogue Prince of Persia, has done. Today, the studio announced that it would postpone the release of its Prince of Persia-themed roguelike to give players more time with another roguelike that released earlier this week… *checks notes* Hades II.

“Seeing as everyone and their mum is playing that game (including our entire team… and their mums), we have decided to let people have their fun with it before we release The Rogue Prince of Persia,” the studio explained in a statement.

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