Abandoned PS5 is outwardly useless earlier than it even arrived. According to a Gamespot exposé, the troubled console unique shouldn’t be in lively improvement and interviews with greater than half a dozen individuals who’ve been involved with Blue Box’s Hasan Kahraman have revealed a sample of compulsive lies.
Abandoned PS5 intentionally leaned into Kojima/Silent Hill hypothesis
Kahraman claimed on quite a few events that any affiliation with Konami, Hideo Kojima, or Silent Hill was purely coincidental and that he’s beneath immense stress from all of the speculations that stemmed from his personal teasers. The those who GameSpot interviewed, who had been a part of a top-secret Discord group created by Kahraman to debate Abandoned, instructed the publication that any covert or overt references to Silent Hill had been deliberate. And all these weird “leaks,” like that unusual script, that Blue Box retains denying really got here from this top-secret group, members of which have turn into evidently turn into pissed off with Kahraman.
Sources have instructed GameSpot that Kahraman has acknowledged to members of his group that Abandoned’s improvement is on maintain as a result of he wants funds. Those funds, he hopes, will come from the playable prologue that he apparently isn’t seeking to create anytime quickly.
Group members have additionally make clear Kahraman’s conduct, revealing that he’s “duplicitous and prone to mood swings,” and turns into argumentative when quizzed in regards to the standing of Abandoned. Some feared reporting his erratic conduct as a result of he apparently made them signal an NDA. GameSpot claims to have seen a duplicate of the NDA, noting that it seems like a mock doc created by none apart from Kahraman himself.
GameSpot’s article could be very complete and price a learn, however the gist of it’s that Abandoned PS5 doesn’t actually exist.
In different information, Horizon Forbidden West obtained a brand new replace at present to repair some vital crashes, and PS5 gross sales have crossed the 20-million milestone.