Prince of Persia creator Jordan Mechner has revealed that Prince of Persia 3 was canceled twice: as soon as in 1993 and as soon as as lately as 2019. Mechner didn’t say why Ubisoft canceled the sport 4 years in the past.
Jordan Mechner “dissatisfied” by Prince of Persia 3 cancellation
1993’s Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame ended with a cliffhanger, and Mechner says that long-time sequence followers — and even his colleagues — have been asking him for a 3rd entry over the course of 30 years. Mechner created paintings that displays his previous work, and in a single such drawing, he expressed his imaginative and prescient for Prince of Persia 3.
“My objective was to create an paintings that embraces each my evolving imaginative and prescient of POP3, and followers’ enduring curiosity for the previous 30 years about this mysterious sorceress and the sport that by no means was,” Mechner wrote. “It was a disappointment to me and the workforce when POP3 received canceled 4 years in the past, however I’m grateful for the silver lining. It gave me time and area to create my latest graphic novels.”
Mechner revealed that a few of POP3’s builders are presently engaged on The Misplaced Crown, which he brazenly voiced help for following a divisive reveal.