The Getaway three (additionally known as Getaway three, Getaway or Getaway PS3) was to be the third installment of Sony’s “The Getaway” sequence. It was initially deliberate for launch on the PlayStation three console. Nonetheless, on account of the truth that the PlayStation four was launched earlier than The Getaway three, if The Getaway three ever was to be launched it could be launched on the PlayStation four as a substitute of the PlayStation three. The Getaway three was reported as being cancelled on the 4th of June 2008 together with Eight Days. Nonetheless, in October 2009, the video games have been reported as not being cancelled however “on maintain”.
Nicolas Doucet, a member of London Studio says: “I’d not say they’ve been deserted, simply put to 1 facet. A lot work had been finished. The studio simply wished to concentrate on its strengths, EyeToy and SingStar. Given the potential of EyePet, priorities have been modified, however the different initiatives aren’t useless but. Finally, the choice [to put those games to one side] has benefited everybody.”
A technical demo that includes Piccadilly Circus was demonstrated in Might 2005 at E3, however this was indirectly from the sport. It was confirmed that the sport would once more be set in London however rumours had been circulating that the sport may additionally function Amsterdam, which waseo proven on the E3 conference in 2006.
Info relating to The Getaway was launched on 7 March, 2008 by screenplay author Katie Ellwood, who affirmed the motion title was nonetheless within the works. No estimated launch date was given, nonetheless, Ellwood did say that Sony executives have been making offers with movie corporations about the potential for a future movie adaptation of The Getaway three.
As of 2014, there was no new data relating to the event of The Getaway three. No new trailers or photographs have been proven, nor has anybody confirmed that the sport is in improvement and not “on maintain”. As a result of the truth that the PlayStation four was launched in late 2013, it’s sure that if the sport ever is to be launched, it could be launched on the PlayStation four as a substitute of the PlayStation three.
Lately leaked footage displaying gameplay from an unnamed sport lends credence to the hearsay that the undertaking has been revived. The footage confirmed a Bentley Continental screeching to a halt in Trafalgar Sq. earlier than an unknown character leaped out, ran for canopy behind Nelson’s column and started firing on pursuing police. The graphics have been clearly higher than the PS3 may ever have coped with, and the flavour was distinctly “Getaway”. Sony has not commented on this footage.