Namco Bandai didn't mention their Splatterhouse reboot, which recently moved from developer Bottlerocket to the same internal team that worked on Afro Samurai, at E3. It's no shock, then, to learn Splatterhouse isn't coming out this year anymore, as Joystiq learned. The horror beat 'em up is now targeted for a 2010 release.
"This will give us time to polish and incorporate all the content to deliver a top notch game worthy of this classic video game franchise," said the company in a statement.
One less game I have to worry about in 2009. Not necessarily a bad thing.