E3 2016 - Ubisoft Press Conference Recap

E3 2016 - Ubisoft Press Conference Recap

Happy 30th birthday Ubisoft! They kicked off this years show with an awesome dance routine revealing Just Dance 2017, which is coming to all main platforms including the Nintendo NX! Here's what the rest of the show had in store:

Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands

Ghost Recon Wildlands is the new open-world shooter set in the Tom Clancy series, announced last year at E3 2015. Ubisoft has come back to show us a massive 4 player co-op gameplay demo with all new mechanics.

Ghost Recon Wildlands releases March 7, 2017. Check out the conference presentation below:

South Park: The Fractured But Whole

South Park creators Matt Stone and Trey Parker came onto the stage to announce their next South Park game, a direct sequel to South Park: Stick of Truth, except now the kids are playing as super heroes! Ubisoft showed off a number of trailers and gameplay demos during the 15 minute presentation and also announced the release date for December 6, 2016.

The Division DLC

Ubisoft revealed what players will do in the first expansion for The Division and that it will release June 28 for Xbox One and PC, and August 2 for PS4. They also revealed the second expansion, Survival, where you will struggle to survive against brutal weather conditions. Check out the reveal trailer below:

Eagle Flight VR

Ubisoft showcased Eagle Flight VR, a first-person perspective game coming to Oculus Rift and other VR platforms. The stage demo revealed one mode, Capture the Prey, which saw two teams of three go up against each other in a capture the flag style game. All players are birds that fly around an overgrown Paris. Watch the stage demo below:

Star Trek VR: Bridge Crew

Continuing on the VR hype train, Ubisoft announced the extremely popular Star Trek VR simulator game which has you and your friends control the bridge as your very own Star Trek crew. Check out the reveal with legendary Star Trek actors below:

For Honor

Ubisoft showcased all new Viking gameplay during a stage demo which had the player character in the middle of a siege against the samurai. It was revealed during the show that For Honor will be release February 14, 2017.

Grow Up

Our little BUD is back! In the sequel to Grow Home, we'll see BUD traverse across an entire planet and use star plants and other means to reach all the way up to the moon. Grow Up releases on PC, PS4 and Xbox One in August. Check out the reveal trailer below showing all new mechanics:

Trials of the Blood Dragon

During a world premier reveal trailer, we saw that Trials has been remixed with all new levels packed full of random crap. Trials of the Blood Dragon is out now for PC, Xbox One, and PS4.

Assassin's Creed Movie

It isn't a Ubisoft E3 conference without Assassin's Creed being mentioned! Movie producer Frank Marshall got on stage to show us a bit of behind the scenes footage for the Assassin's Creed movie, coming to cinemas December 21. Check it out below:

Watch_Dogs 2

Ubisoft presented an all new gameplay walkthrough of a mission you will play in Watch_Dogs 2. Ubisoft's sequel takes place in the San Francisco Bay, where you are part of the hacker group called DEDSEC. Watch_Dogs 2 releases November 16 this year on PS4, Xbox One and PC. Check out the E3 2016 presentation below:

Steep

Ubisoft ended their E3 conference revealing a spectacular new extreme sports game set in the Alps. You can play co-op online or single player and traverse wherever you want throughout the open world. Check out the world premier gameplay walkthrough below:

Ubisoft absolutely smashed this years E3. Check back soon for the Sony Press Conference recap.

19 Jun 2016 4:55 PMBrittany Mitchell