Publisher Microsoft and developer Moon Studios have delayed Ori and the Will of the Wisps from its previously planned February 11, 2020 release date to March 11, the companies announced at The Game Awards 2019. It will be available for Xbox One, Windows 10 PC, Steam, and day one on Xbox Game Pass.
An Xbox One collector’s edition (pictured above) was also announced, which is available for pre-order starting today. It includes a copy of the game, an art book, a soundtrack CD, SteelBook case, and soundtrack MP3 files download.
Here is an overview of the game, via Microsoft:
From the creators of Ori and the Blind Forest—the acclaimed action platformer with more than 50 awards and nominations—comes the highly-anticipated sequel, Ori and the Will of the Wisps. Embark on an all-new adventure in a vast and exotic world where you’ll encounter towering enemies and challenging puzzles on your quest to unravel Ori’s true destiny.
- Immerse yourself in a hand-crafted narrative experience. Unravel Ori’s true destiny in this emotional and engaging story driven adventure with a stunning soundtrack. Explore a vast, exotic, and strikingly beautiful environments.
- Master new skills. Guide Ori through a journey of untold danger using newly acquired spirit weapons, spells, and attacks. Utilize an all-new shard system to power-up Ori’s newfound abilities and customize your style of play.
- Face epic enemies and challenging puzzles. Encounter larger-than-life bosses and seek help from an expansive cast of new characters who will help you uncover Ori’s mysterious fate.
- Experience a new thrilling mode. Race to the top of the leaderboards in the all-new Spirit Trials mode where players dash, burrow, grapple, and leap to high scores in unique speed-run challenges throughout the game.
Watch a new trailer below.