Robert Bowling has announced this week that the development team at Robotoki has ceased operations and that work on their open-world survival game, Human Element
, has been put on hiatus. The announcement came a mere 42 days after the team revealed the world premiere trailer
for Human Element
at The Game Awards.
In a farewell statement posted on the developer's blog
, Robert Bowling said that they “were actively negotiating a publishing deal for the premium version of Human Element
”, but that he was “unable to continue to self-fund the studio until that deal finalizes.”
Alongside their blog post, Robotoki also released a video titled “So Long And Thanks For All The Shoes”.
was due to arrive on the Xbox One later this year.