No mention was made as to why the delay was necessary, but Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot said the publisher will share more details about the game during its E3 2014 media briefing next month.
Earlier this year, an anonymous source said The Division's 2014 release date was "laughable." Revealed at E3 2013, The Division is a third-person shooter set in a post-apocalyptic New York. Ubisoft has said the title will feature an "unprecedented level of realism."
For more on The Division, check out GameSpot's previous coverage.