Recap: Ubisoft’s E3 2018 Press Conference

Ubisoft had the second press conference of the day. Here are the highlights.

Kim Weigend and Justin Levy took the stage to open the show.

A spirited presentation for Just Dance 2019 was made. I unironically loved it. The game releases this October.

A trailer for Beyond Good and Evil 2 was shown. Gabrielle Shrager and Guillaume Brunier took the stage to further discuss the game and introduce gameplay footage. The game can be played solo or co-op.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt took the stage to talk about hitREcord and how they will be working with the team on Beyond Good and Evil 2 to incorporate player art/music/etc. creations into the game.

Justin Kruger took the stage to discuss Rainbow Six: Siege and to introduce a Rainbow Six: Siege documentary.

Antti Ilvesssuo took the stage via motorcycle to introduce Trials: Rising.

Brad Hill took the stage to further discuss Trials: Rising. The game releases in February 2019.

Julian Gerighty took the stage to introduce a trailer for The Division 2. Raids are coming to The Division 2 and will allow for up to an eight-player team. Three DLC episodes are planned to launch over the first year the game is out. All of the episodes will be completely free for everyone.

Another trailer for The Division 2 was shown. The game releases 03.15.19.

Xavier Manzanares took the stage to introduce Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle: Donkey Kong Adventure. The content releases on 06.26.18.

A trailer for Skull and Bones was shown. Justin Farren took the stage to further discuss the game.

(Side note: HOLY CRAP THOSE WATER PHYSICS)

The game will release in 2019.

Elijah Wood and Benoit Richer took the stage to introduce a trailer for Transference. The game releases fall of 2018.

A trailer for Starlink: Battle for Atlas was shown. Laurent Malville took the stage to discuss the game further and reveal Star Fox will be in the game.

Yves Guillemot joined Laurent Malville on stage to talk about Fox’s inclusion in the game.

Shigeru Miyamoto was in the audience and Guillemot presented him with the first model of Fox’s ship from the game.

The game will launch on 10.16.18.

Roman Campos-Oriola took the stage to discuss For Honor. For a limited time, the game is free on PC. A trailer was shown for For Honor: Marching Fire. The expansion releases 10.16.18. It will also include a 4v4 mode called Breach.

Delphine Dosset took the stage to introduce a trailer for The Crew 2. The game releases 06.29.18.

A trailer for Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey was shown. Jonathan Dumont took the stage to further discuss the game. You will be able to choose between two characters, one male, one female. The character you choose, you will play through the game as. Another trailer for Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey was shown. The game releases on 10.05.18.

Yves Guillemot returned to the stage with the Ubisoft team to close out the show.

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What did you think of Ubisoft’s presentation?

See you back here tonight for my recap of Sony’s press conference.

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