Monday, July 7, 2014
Ubisoft’s Up Next: Watch Their E3 2014 Press Conference Right Here

Ubisoft’s Up Next: Watch Their E3 2014 Press Conference Right Here

Ubisoft is one of the biggest players in the games industry, what with franchises like Watch Dogs, The Division, Far Cry, Assassin’s Creed and The Crew, to name a few, the publisher’s definitely bringing its A+ game today. The full thing happens now. Head below the break to see what may be shown at the show, courtesy NeoGAF.

Confirmed Games:

Assassin’s Creed Unity



Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC

Assassin’s Creed Unity is an upcoming action-adventure game and a sequel to 2013′s Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag. Unity will be set during the French Revolution.

Far Cry 4



Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 Xbox 360, and Xbox One

Far Cry 4 is set in the fictional untamed country of Kyrat, in the Himalayas, currently ruled by a despotic self-appointed king. It’s assumed the protagonist will be caught in a war and have to overthrow the king. Far Cry 4 will also have rideable elephants.

The Crew



Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC

The Crew is an open and persistent world racing game. The driving playground is a shrunken down version of the entire United States, with 10,000 kilometers of roadways and a map that will take players two hours to drive from coast to coast. The game is aiming to do away with discrete single-player and multiplayer modes; its goal is to act as a sort of invisible matchmaker–similar to what Bungie has stated it’s planning to do with Destiny–by performing behind-the-scenes networking and grouping players together based on where they are in the world.

Tom Clancy’s The Division



Platforms: PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC

Developed by Massive Entertainment, The Division is a new game in the Tom Clancy franchise. Using the Snowdrop engine, it is a open world, multiplayer RPG game set in a world devastated by a deadly pathogen. Players will fight enemy factions, loot abandoned buildings and level up their player as they explore a ravaged New York City.


Valiant Hearts: The Great War



Platforms: PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4 Xbox 360, Xbox One, and PC

Valiant Hearts: The Great War is a puzzle adventure video game. The game is inspired by letters written during the Great War and turns around four strangers entering the battlefield to help a young German soldier find his love in a story about survival, sacrifice and friendship.


Speculated Games:

Catz/Dogz



Three months ago, Ubisoft filed separate trademarks for Catz and Dogz. Historically, Catz and Dogz have been part of the Petz brand, which are a series of titles in which the player can adopt, raise, care for and breed their own virtual pets.

Just Dance



Back in March, Ubisoft Entertainment Sweden AB registered five domain names for Just Dance Now, calling it “standard industry practice” when the media caught wind ran with it. Last year, Ubisoft unveiled Just Dance 2014 at E3, so it’s speculated we’ll hear official confirmation from this year’s event

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