Funcom's Joel Bylos has published the latest state of the game letter for The Secret World. In it, Bylos discusses the events of the last month and gives players a look ahead at seasonal events that are on the way and a sneak peek at Tokyo.
My optimistic hope has always been that we could complete Tokyo in 2013, but due to the size and scope of Issue #9, it will not be finished until early next year. There isn't much to say except that I apologize and hope that the time we are putting into getting it to the quality level you deserve is appreciated when it launches.
The good news is that Tokyo is speeding along. New missions are ready for testing each week, new characters and monsters take form and I am really looking forward to inviting you all in.
But, I promised to talk a little bit about the mechanics of Tokyo, particularly the AEGIS system, in this update.
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