After Some Confusion, Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World: The Game Is Coming Back

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After Some Confusion, Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World: The Game Is Coming Back
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Ubisoft announced the popular Scott Pilgrim vs. The World: The Game is getting re-released, during the company’s second Ubisoft Forward event of 2020. This new release will feature the original release’s DLC and will be out later this year.

The game was originally released back in 2010 for the Xbox 360 and PS3, but was removed from digital storefronts in 2014. Since then fans and even the creators behind the original comic book have clamored for Ubisoft to bring the game back.

Last month, the creator of the comic tweeted about the lack of news around the popular game on its tenth anniversary and explained it was all up to Ubisoft. At the time there was no concrete information about its return.

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Comments

  • I played the hell out of this the first time. Not sure I’d buy it twice (my pile-o-shame is tall enough as-is) but I’d recommend it to anyone who hasn’t played it yet though you might get more mileage out out of it if you’ve read the comics.

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