Ubisoft has at the moment reported its monetary earnings for fiscal 2020/2021, revealing a robust industrial efficiency for the corporate amid the continued COVID-19 disaster, with anticipated upcoming video games like Murderer’s Creed: Valhalla anticipated to drive much more success shifting into the following fiscal 12 months.
However one explicit recreation wasn’t included in any of its forward-looking statements: the hotly-anticipated sequel Past Good and Evil 2. Fortunately, throughout a Q&A session later in at the moment’s earnings name, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot spoke to its progress after the departure of its former director, Michel Ancel.
“The sport is progressing nicely. The world is absolutely incredible — as you possibly can see, Netflix additionally determined to make use of that universe to create a film with it. So, there may be plenty of progress in that (growth) group and the sport is coming alongside very nicely.”
A brief however candy reply, however I’ll take something we are able to get after the sport’s lengthy growth interval and lack of a director felt like ominous pink flags.
Past Good and Evil 2 was first confirmed as in growth way back to 2007 earlier than it disappeared after which reappeared throughout E3 2016. Since then, quite a few delays and setbacks have additional halted its progress.
There’s, nonetheless, loads of footage and screenshots of the sport in motion, which highlights its shared sci-fi world and quirky characters intimately.