The president and CEO of Platinum Games Kenichi Sato released a statement regarding the cancellation of Scalebound. In the statement, they express their disappointment about Scalebound being cancelled. However they end the statement on a positive note, and ask you to continue to follow them with their upcoming projects.
Here is the full statement.
We’re sorry to say that on January 9, 2017, Microsoft Studios announced the cancellation of Scalebound. We are very disappointed things ended up this way, especially since we know many of our fans were looking forward to this game as much as we were.
Going forward, we will strive to continue delivering high-quality games to you, starting with NieR:Automata in March, and including products like GRANBLUE FANTASY Project Re:Link and LOST ORDER in the future.
We will keep working hard to meet your expectations and we look forward to your continued support!
President and CEO