Don't worry. I'm sure Microsoft is very passionate about Crackdown 3.
Scalebound fell flat during the gameplay reveal at whatever convention last year. It had an obnoxious lead character and a slow and awkward boss fight with little to do.
I'm not sure a new publisher is going to want to jump onto a bloated do-everything game that's behind schedule.
One of the popular gamer thinkpieces is what's wrong with Platinum Games. Their releases can be a bit uneven. Everyone assumed it was an A team / B team thing. That's never really accurate, but this was supposedly the A team anyway.