Ubisoft's E3 2018 briefing has concluded, and not only were fans treated to a number of special musical performances, they were also given some exclusive looks at new games in the studio's lineup including Beyond Good and Evil 2, Assassin's Creed Odyssey, Transference, and more. Keep reading to learn about all the highlights from the Ubisoft E3 2018 briefing.
Just Dance 2019
The appearance of Just Dance 2019 opened Ubisoft's E3 press conference, along with a fantastic cabaret of dancing pandas and peerless frontflips.
Beyond Good and Evil 2
With the latest Beyond Good and Evil 2 trailer, audiences got a look at a crew that will likely be a major part of the new game and, at the end, a new character makes her first appearance. Jade, the lead from Beyond Good & Evil, arrived with a sword in hand.
Another Mindset - the Rainbow 6 Pro League Documentary
One thing Rainbow 6 fans can look forward to is an upcoming documentary called Another Mindset, in which Ubisoft follows key members of the Rainbow Six Siege community over the course of their journey to the Rainbow Six Pro League. The full documentary will be released during the Six Major Paris in August.
Trials Rising looks to be a huge playground for you and your friends to race, perform stunts, and have some insane crashes. Red Lynx is putting an emphasis on playing with friends, using the tagline "Never Ride Alone."
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle
Ubisoft showed off its upcoming Donkey Kong Adventure expansion for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle during its E3 2018 conference, along with a live musical performance to punctuate the new footage debuting at the show.
The Division 2
While the world got its first look at The Division 2 during Microsoft’s E3 event, publisher Ubisoft took the time to give the game a closer look during its own conference Monday afternoon. The proceedings began with an all-new cinematic trailer that serves to give players an idea of the vibe that The Division 2 will bring.
Skull and Bones
Creative director Justin Farren went into detail on the type of gameplay and customization options that players will have at their fingertips in Skull and Bones. Nearly every facet of your ship is open to being rejiggered to set your crew and vessel apart from rival seafarers.
Elijah Wood took the stage to introduce his VR project titled Transference. Transference is a psychological thriller where players will have to travel through the consciousness of an entire family.
Assassin's Creed Odyssey
Asssasin's Creed Odyssey got its first official reveal today during Ubisoft's E3 2018 conference, finally showing off what we've been waiting to hear more about ever since the game was initially leaked by an unassuming keychain. You can choose to play as one of two different characters, twins related to the warrior king Leonidas: Kassandra or Alexios. No matter which you choose, the game will feature the same playable story.
While For Honor has been out for quite a while, there are still people who don't own Ubisoft's fighter just yet. Fortunately, those people now have a chance to catch up, just in time to celebrate the game's next big content drop. For Honor: Marching Fire introduces several new features, including an all-new 4v4 Breach mode, the new Wu Lin faction, an endless PvE mode, and a graphical overhaul.
Starlink: Battle for Atlas
Aurent Malville, creative director of Ubisoft Toronto, took to the stage to talk more about Starlink: Battle for Atlas, eventually culminating in the surprise appearance of Shigeru Miyamoto and the reveal that Starlink would play host to the arrival of both Arwings and Fox McCloud from the Star Fox franchise.
We're still leading up to the moments before the big show, so keep it tuned right here to Shacknews to stay fresh on all the latest game reveals, news, trailers, and other information from E3 2018.