Following in the footsteps of Sega, Konami, Bethesda, and Square-Enix, Ubisofts gamescom 2018 lineup has been revealed. Although E3 each June is the largest and most known videogames show in the Western hemisphere, Germany’s Gamescom is where more of the biggest forthcoming games are actually playable.
Ubisoft claims it’s presence at the german event will be “one of its largest lineups and presentations.” of the year , Expect Ubisoft staples like Assassin’s Creed, The Division, and Just Dance.
With 10 hands-on demos and 360 pods available at its booth, attendees will enjoy an on-site experience optimized for trying out all of the Ubisoft games at the show, including
- Anno 1800
- Assassin’s Creed Odyssey
- The Division 2
- For Honor: Marching Fire
- Rainbow Six Siege
- Skull & Bones
- Space Junkies
- Starlink: Battle for Atlas
- Trials Rising
“Gamescom is a perfect place to provide players with hands-on time with our upcoming titles. They have an opportunity to delve deeper into the games they’re interested in, and in turn provide our development teams real-time feedback on games still in production,” said Alain Corre, EMEA executive director, “We are proud to present one of the largest and most diversified portfolios of games in the industry, which we hope will delight all types of players.”
Visitors to Ubisoft’s booth (Hall 6.1, B020) Will be able to experience Honor: Marching Fires new “Breach Mode in some Player versus Player combat . As well as Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege’s Year 3 Season 3 “Operation Grim Sky”. Fans of virtual reality can get immersed the unique experiences of Space Junkies and Transference. On stage, Ubisoft will have a packed program of activities, including exclusive presentations from Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle’s new Donkey Kong-themed expansion, The Crew 2’s thrilling new update, Gator Rush, and Just Dance 2019.
Ubisoft also has a plan for when it takes the stage for its gamescom 2018 press conference. It will highlight the newest update to The Crew 2, Gator Rush. Of course, Ubisoft mainstay Just Dance will be making an appearance with its 2019 incarnation.
Throughout the week, guests playing through demos at the Ubisoft booth will receive a selection of in-game rewards, courtesy of Ubisoft Club. The Ubisoft Club also is inviting 25 new Star Players to the show as thanks for the time and passion they have put into Ubisoft’s gaming communities.
There will also be a Family and Friends section of the booth focusing on all-ages titles. You’ll be able to learn about Egyptian history in Assassin’s Creed: Discovery Tour. There will also be the Just Dance World Cup 2019 Qualifications for all you dancers out there.
Gamescom runs from August 21-25, 2018 in Cologne, Germany.