Techland's CEO Pawel Marchewka confirmed that Hellraid has not been cancelled at all, though the studio isn't leaving Dying Light either.
A prime example on how revealing your game too soon or lying about a release window (if done wrong, because many big games succeed on this strategy to create hype), can seriously hurt your game. Almost no one cares about Hellraid anymore. It was on my top wanted list about three years ago. Now meh.
People will care again once we get new gameplay shown and a release date announced
Surely I am. The fact that a game being revealed too soon hurts its hype momentum is something created by me and my fellow modern gamers. Yeah, sure...
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