In the West, almost nothing new: Ubisoft showed at E3 2017 mainly known games. Far Cry 5, The Crew 2, South Park and Assassin’s Creed Origins were unable to surprise. This only succeeded in the pirate game Skull and Bones and the (long-awaited) announcement of Beyond Good & Evil. 2
Beyond Good & Evil 2
After almost 15 years and numerous recurring rumors Beyond Good & Evil is actually continued. Part 2, which has been shown only animated image material is designed as a prequel and plays before the birth of Jade, the heroine of the first part, in a multicultural and multiethnic star system.
At that time, large corporations enslave specially bred ” hybrids , mixtures of animals and humans to colonize” distant stars. The players are to the plan along with a crew from ” crazy and forgetful characters prevent” and fight for freedom. The universe in his own ship traveled.
The developers also speak of the past three years on a ” barrier-free online playground to have worked,” which allows the exploration of new places and countries, alone or with friends. If the game has an open world can be played completely cooperative, or a separate multiplayer mode is developed, remained open.
Far Cry 5
Far Cry 5 was announced in May of 27 February 2018 and presented with lots of information. Therefore gameplay was primarily shown to E3 that does not look at first glance great contrast to earlier games in the series. In the fight against the fanatical Eden’s Gate sect are typical Far Cry mechanisms such as marking of enemies to use, but also the new companion that can be hired as a reinforcement.
Before the exchange of fire in the demo a sniper is positioned strategically. Even the dog that retrieves weapons of opponents later is first placed in ambush. During the firefight also air support and attack another player as a ” Friend for hire a” in the action.
Skull & Bones
Ubisoft Singapore has based on the naval combat of Assassin’s Creed IV: developing a multiplayer pirate simulation Black Flag. Skull & Bones simulates the buccaneer life in the Indian Ocean. Players start as captain of a warship that can improve after raids and robberies and beautify. Successful pirates are said to possess even entire fleets.
They meet both dealers and other players with whom they deliver to naval battles and Enter fights in which, among others, the wind conditions must be considered. Buccaneers can also be organized in guilds and go along on a rampage. to appear Skull & Bones in the fall of 2018 for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and Windows PCs.
Starlink: Battle for Atlas
In the fall of 2018, Ubisoft will also StarLink for Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PlayStation publish fourth The open-world space game is an unusual idea which, based a little on Nintendo’s Amibo concept. Players should their space glider can rebuild at any time – without an inventory system.
Instead, plans Ubisoft to build a physical spaceship model, which is clamped to the controller of the respective console and can be equipped with new components. In the fight against the “forgotten Legion,” a group villainous robots, the space race car can always modify for different roles.
The Crew 2
Instead of a story there will be more races in announced for the beginning of next year, the successor to the MMO racing game The Crew. Driving is still in the US, but not only on roads. The asphalt and dust trails are complemented by race tracks, the cars and motorcycles by airplanes and speedboats. Players can hire in the four ” Motorsport families Pro Racing, Off-Road Experts and Freestyle” Street Racing.