Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot says gamers will “should wait a bit” to study extra in regards to the sport.
Ubisoft Huge are going to give attention to growing extra content material for The Division and on growing their Avatar sport, however in addition they have one other megaton within the works with their open world Star Wars title. As you would possibly anticipate from a sport that was just lately introduced with out gameplay (or perhaps a identify), that title is in fairly early improvement.
Talking throughout Ubisoft’s current quarterly earnings name, chief monetary officer Frederick Duguet. stated that Huge Leisure’s Star Wars sport is “at an early stage of improvement”, and that it’s going to be some time earlier than we hear or see a lot about it (through VGC).
“We didn’t point out any particular dates,” he stated. “The sport is at an early stage of improvement so we should wait a bit earlier than telling you extra about timing.”
CEO Yves Guillemot and Huge Leisure’s inventive director Julien Gerighty additionally spoke about their pleasure in regards to the alternative to get to work on Star Wars lore and making one thing that turns into a everlasting a part of the collection’ canon.
“The Star Wars galaxy is an incredible supply of motivation for our groups to innovate and push the boundaries of our medium,” stated Guillemot. “Constructing new worlds, characters and tales that can change into lasting components of the Star Wars lore is an unbelievable alternative for us, and we’re excited to have our Ubisoft Huge studio working carefully with Lucasfilm Video games to create an authentic Star Wars journey that’s completely different from something that has been executed earlier than.”
Gerighty added: “This can be a lore that we love, and we wish to do it justice with a sport and story that convey each lifelong and new followers on an immersive and excellent journey that can stick with them for years.”
In the meantime, regardless of now not being the unique holders of the license, EA are additionally at present engaged on a number of unannounced Star Wars video games. Learn extra on that by way of right here.