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Absent from conferences at the beginning of the summer, Ubisoft chose to be on its own with its own event. You may have been ahead of ZEvent 2022, in which case you missed out on many of the information that was shared this evening. Fortunately, we’re here to summarize the biggest announcements from Ubisoft Forward.
Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla, Mirage, Red… Loaded demo
Let’s start at the end. In fact, tonight Ubisoft Forward ended with a special show dedicated to a license that celebrates its 15th anniversary this year: Assassin’s Creed. And the least we can say is that the popular Ubisoft franchise hasn’t finished talking about it in the coming months and even years. If Assassin’s Creed Valhalla were to offer themselves a definitively free extension, the focus of all expectations would be especially in Assassin’s Creed Mirage.
Thought to go back to basics, this slightly detached opus will take us to Bagdad to incarnate as (as seen in Valhalla). From wanderer to member of the Brotherhood of Hidden Ones, we will follow his progression through a more linear adventure than in recent Assassin’s Creed centered around three pillars: The stealthilyParkour and assassination. During the Assassin’s Creed Showcase there is no gameplay in sight, but there are many details you can find Our dedicated article. You’ll even discover some other details provided by Stéphane Boudon, Creative Director of the game (Ubisoft Bordeaux). Note thatAssassin’s Creed Mirage will be available on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series sometime in 2023.
but that is not all. Ubisoft has described the future of licensing more generally. In the program, we have found a fruitful partnership with Netflix, an open world mobile game, but above all, two new titles will be released on the popular Assassin’s Creed Infinity, The future hub dedicated to the franchise. will be welcomed first code name of the red killer, A game set in the time of feudal Japan (a period that players are especially waiting for) and immerses us in the skin of a shinobi.
with Assassin’s Creed Hexe, The license will then provide us with a completely different and darker game that should previously take us on a spin on the wizards’ side. At the moment, there is no exit window. It will simply be necessary to be satisfied with short teasers before learning more about these two projects.
Skull and Bones, Mario + The Rabbids sparks of hope… the rumors were true
Besides Assassin’s Creed, we learned that Ubisoft will be telling us more about two upcoming games this year: Skull and Bones and Mario + Rapids Sparks of Hope. It was the second that appeared for the first time. We were, of course, entitled to more gameplay, but above all a better vision for the future of the game. The title is set to run on October 20th. will already submitn Season Pass with no less than three DLC packs planned at the moment. The latter will welcome a special guest from then on Rayman will become a playable character thanks to him.
For Skull and Bones, we were also able to enjoy new gameplay. We have enabled this one To learn more about the pirate’s lair, This place is for each player which allows to launch missions or upgrade their boat. But what we must remember from this moment dedicated to the hacking game is above all this good news: The address will be cross. Thus, PC, PS5, PS4, Xbox Series and Xbox One gamers will be able to set out together to sail the waves. And for that, see you on November 8th.
Just Dance, Netflix, Trackmania… Surprises
Ubisoft Forward lasted about an hour and a half. You can imagine that with such a long conference, we also had the right to be surprised by the announcements, although some were to be expected. This is especially the case Just Dance 2023 Edition, The next installment of the license. Of course there are new songs in the program, but first of all New multiplayer mode to connect players from all over the world. Note that this compilation is scheduled for November 22 on Nintendo Switch, PS5, and Xbox Series (later on Google Stadia). We’ve also received news of Trackmania coming to consoles (PS5, PS4, Xbox Series and Xbox One) at the beginning of 2023.
Tom Clancy’s The Division: Heartland free game also took advantage of this evening to show itself in pictures. Enough to delight license fans who will be able to discover the small town of Silver Creek for free. There is no release date, but note that you can already sign up for the testing phases if you wish. Just as it will be possible to access a closed beta from the fall of the year Rebirth, The Division’s new title for mobile this time around.
And mobile games, you’ll be on Ubisoft’s side in the coming months and years. If we mentioned Assassin’s Creed Codename Jade above, know that Rainbow Six Siege will soon offer a mobile version. Again, there is no release date but a closed beta in the fall. Hence it is important to talk about Significant partnership with Netflix brings three platform-exclusive mobile games to life (Assassin’s Creed, Might Quest 2 and Unknown Soldiers 2) but also for series, including live action in the AC world.
Ubisoft Forward has also dedicated a whole section of service to us with Ubisoft+ who seems to be looking to enter the major leagues. Large catalog and games available on the first day and a free month, Ubisoft offers everything to compete with Xbox Game Pass and PlayStation Plus. During the preview, note that Ubisoft has revealed two standalone games that you should also join in the catalog when they are released, Second Stone and Two Falls.
Here’s what to keep in mind from Ubisoft Forward. If you would like to see all the announcements in detail, feel free to take a look at the live broadcast of our event.