Throughout at present’s monetary outcomes, Ubisoft revealed the titles that they at the moment have in growth however there have been a number of notable absences. Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake, The Division Heartland, Rocksmith+, XDefiant, nor Roller Champions have been all lacking from the most recent report from Ubisoft. The excellent news is that Past Good & Evil 2 nonetheless lives however it’s not prone to be launched throughout this subsequent monetary 12 months.
What has Ubisoft deliberate for subsequent 12 months?
Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot promised the corporate has “the richest pipeline of video games in Ubisoft’s historical past”. Not solely are they meaning to launch extra premium video games to develop their portfolio, they’re additionally planning to “convey our established franchises to a considerably wider viewers by way of free-to-play”. In the course of the subsequent fiscal 12 months, working from April 2022 to the top of March 2023, Ubisoft is planning to launch Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora and Skull & Bones, in addition to the Nintendo Swap-exclusive Mario & Rabbids: Sparks of Hope and “extra thrilling video games”.
Earlier than these, Oddballers is because of be launched on March 24, 2022. The report additionally talked about how the corporate had invested in Beyond Good and Evil 2, confirming the sport was nonetheless very a lot of their ideas. Others to be talked about have been the Ubisoft Star Wars sport, the Splinter Cell remake, and “unannounced new IPs” that can “develop our premium portfolio in a major approach”.
Completely nowhere to be seen have been Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake, Rocksmith+, and The Division: Heartland, a wierd transfer for 3 video games that have been additionally imagined to be releasing quickly. Again in October, Ubisoft introduced they’d six premium titles at the moment scheduled to launch in the course of the subsequent monetary 12 months and people three video games have been on the record. In the event that they have been nonetheless deliberate for launch throughout the identical 12 months, it’s unusual for Ubisoft to not point out them particularly of their report, though they may nonetheless be a part of the “extra thrilling video games” class.
XDefiant additionally absent from the report. Nonetheless, participant assessments on the finish of 2021 have been run utilizing pre-alpha builds of the sport and it nonetheless has fairly a strategy to go in growth. As this sport has by no means obtained a launch window, its lack of point out on this report isn’t an excessive amount of of a priority.
In the meantime, Curler Champions was imagined to be launched earlier than the top of March 2022 however that appears extremely unlikely to occur now. The destiny of the sport was already in query after Ubisoft declared it “is not factored within the steerage” again in October. With months of radio silence following a closed beta, in addition to a Twitter account that unexpectedly fell silent again in June, we’re even questioning if we’re ever going to see the sport once more.
In different information, Murderer’s Creed Valhalla Daybreak of Ragnarok will probably be Ubisoft’s biggest ever expansion when it’s launched in March. Elsewhere, Sony has unveiled a Clawstrider statue to advertise Horizon Forbidden West in Sydney and it comes with a PS5 Deal with Code.