Ubisoft at Gamescom!
There are plenty of reasons to visit Germany, but for gamers looking to sample some stuff still in development, Ubisoft is making a strong claim for Primary Reason. The publisher is throwing everything at Gamescom this year, an event that saw 275,000 attendees in 2011.
Assassin's Creed 3 and its PS Vita spinoff, Assassin's Creed 3: Liberation, will both be on hand at Ubisoft's booth. They'll be joined by Far Cry 3, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Online and Shootmania. Ubisoft is also going to truck out all of its Wii U games: Zombi U, Rayman Legends, Rabbids Land, Sports Connection and Your Shape Fitness Evolved 2013.
UBISOFT® SHOWCASING EXTENSIVE LINEUP OF VIDEO GAMES AT GAMESCOM
Company Also Hosting Press Conferenc Presenting New Free-to-Play Titles and Updates to Online Strategy
SAN FRANCISCO - July 25, 2012 - Today, Ubisoft announced its lineup of games that Gamescom attendees can play before their official releases by visiting the company's booth. The company also is holding a press conference on the first day of the show, during which it will unveil new free-to-play titles and detail its growing position in the online games market.
Ubisoft's press conference will take place at 3 p.m. on August 15th in the Konrad-Adenauer-Saal, Congress-Centrum North. Top Ubisoft executives will unveil new free-to-play titles set in the universes of some of Ubisoft's popular franchises and detail the company's plans in e-sports and other growing online game genres.
Gamescom Public Booth:
Starting August 16, Gamescom attendees can visit Ubisoft's booth inside hall 7 to try many of Ubisoft's upcoming games,
•Assassin's Creed® III: the next installment in the acclaimed Assassin's Creed franchise where gamers will play as Connor, fighting for justice during the American Revolution.
•Assassin's Creed® III Liberation: a full Assassin's Creed experience exclusive to PS Vita, Liberation introduces Aveline, the first female protagonist fighting for freedom in Louisiana during the American Revolution.
•Far Cry® 3: the massive action adventure where players fight to survive an island of insanity.
•Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon® Online: the competitive Free-To-Play FPS taking place in the Tom Clancy's universe.
•Shootmania®: Storm: a fast paced, pure, FPS made for online competition.
By visiting the Ubisoft booth gamers also can try the following games on Nintendo's Wii U™ system:
Wii U Games -
•Rabbids® Land: the Wii U exclusive party-game where the wacky Rabbids take control of an amusement park.
•Rayman® Legends: the beautiful and unique new social platformer featuring Ubisoft's limbless hero.
•Sports ConnectionTM: the Wii U exclusive collection of interactive sports.
•Your Shape® Fitness Evolved 2013: a connected fitness world that helps to set and achieve players' goals in an engaging and entertaining way.
•Zombi U(TM): a fear-fueled zombie Survival Horror First Person Shooter.
Attendees also can watch an extended demo of Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell®: BlacklistTM and see Just Dance 4 , the Hip Hop Dance Experience and The Settlers Online in the main stage area of Ubisoft’s booth.
In addition, the finals of the Op3n ShootMania GamesCom 2012 tournament will take place in the Electronic Sports League booth during the afternoon of August 17, and will be broadcast live from the Ubisoft booth’s main stage.
Wednesday 15th August
Ubisoft – 2pm UK Time, 3pm CET, 9am Eastern, 6am Pacific
Additionally, Ubisoft’s Press Conference will be livestreamed here (embed link will come closer to the time)
IST Time Ubisoft - 7:30PM
Tuesday 14th August
Sony Conference gamescom will also have AC3
Streaming - Sony Site
Time – 6PM UK Time, 7PM CET, 1PM Eastern, 10AM Pacific
IST Time Sony - 11:30PM