Ubisoft Forward 2024 - All Major Announcements

11 June 2024, 19:38 / by Fabian Roßbach
Ubisoft Forward 2024 - All Major Announcements

The summer of gaming showcases is in full swing, and Ubisoft has taken the stage with its 2024 edition of Ubisoft Forward. The presentation focused on upcoming titles and updates for existing games. Find out here about the biggest highlights and news that Ubisoft has announced for the year 2024.

Overview of the key announcements

Ubisoft provided comprehensive insights into Star Wars Outlaws and Assassin's Creed Shadows, as well as updates on Skull and Bones, Rainbow Six Siege, XDefiant, The Crew Motorfest, and more. Even Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake received an update, albeit with a delayed release. Dive into the details of each game and find out what to expect.

Star Wars Outlaws: New Adventures in a Galaxy Far, Far Away

The presentation kicked off with an in-depth look at Star Wars Outlaws. Protagonist Kay will enhance her skills by seeking out experts who will teach her new tricks. A gameplay video showcased intense space battles, with Kay's ship, the Trailblazer, facing off against Junkros fighters over Tatooine. Additionally, details about managing reputation within underworld factions were revealed.

Assassin's Creed Shadows: Deadly Precision

An extended gameplay trailer highlighted the impressive abilities of the main characters in Assassin's Creed Shadows. Yasuke and Naoe demonstrated their deadly techniques as they took down corrupt authorities. The combination of samurai training and shinobi skills promised an exciting gaming experience.

Skull and Bones: New Challenges on the High Seas

Skull and Bones will receive significant content updates in the upcoming seasons. New threats like the Hubac Twins and a colossal megalodon shark will test players' seafaring skills. There will be new tools for fleet management and opportunities to expand the pirate empire.

Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown and The Sands of Time Remake

Several announcements were made in celebration of the 35th anniversary of the Prince of Persia series. Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown will feature new challenges, including divine trials and combat tasks. Another highlight was The Sands of Time Remake, now scheduled for 2026.

Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora: New Adventures in the Pandora Universe

After a long silence, Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora was brought back into the spotlight. The first story pack, The Sky Breaker, will be available on July 16, allowing players to fight against the RDA to protect the unity of the Na'vi clans.

The Crew Motorfest: New Horizons in Racing

The Crew Motorfest kicks off Year 2 in November 2024. Players can look forward to a new island, new vehicles, and fresh playlists that will expand the racing experience.

Anno 117: Pax Romana: Build the Roman Empire

A new trailer for Anno 117 showcased how players, as Roman governors, will lead their provinces to prosperity. Building trade alliances and strategically developing will be crucial to strengthen the Roman Empire.

Additional Updates and Announcements

  • XDefiant launches its first season on July 2 with new maps, weapons, and a Capture the Flag mode.
  • Monopoly is getting a digital adaptation for PC, set to release in September.
  • For Honor will introduce new content and the powerful Muramasa Blade starting June 13.

These announcements and updates show that Ubisoft has an exciting lineup for gamers in 2024. From new adventures in distant galaxies to historical conquests, there is much to look forward to.

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