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 by way of backwards compatibility. With scores bulletins often coming shortly earlier than launch, it appears probably we’ll get an official launch announcement within the close to future.
The announcement that Rust would be coming to consoles in November of 2019 got here in the course of the XO19 convention, with a deliberate launch date of 2020. The favored survival sport slipped exterior of that window, with port studio Double Eleven shifting estimations in direction of 2021 in a December 2020 update.
“We’re sorry that we haven’t been capable of convey you Rust on console in 2020 as deliberate,” the weblog submit reads. We all know from the entire 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 best way again in 2013, at first of the survival sport increase. It has just lately seen an enormous resurgence on Twitch, with prime streamers like Hasan Piker and Limmy enjoying the sport dwell.
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