Ubisoft to announce a new game today
Ubisoft has announced that they are revealing a new game in the Tom Clancy’s universe today, July 19, 2021, at 11 AM PT / 9.30 PM IST. The company hasn’t given additional information but according to VGC’s report on last month’s leak, the new game, codenamed BattleCat, could be a multiplayer shooter title.
Tomorrow, things are going to get wild 🎉
Tune in at 11AM PT / 8PM CEST for the worldwide reveal of a brand-new game in the Tom Clancy’s universe.
— Ubisoft (@Ubisoft) July 18, 2021
What do we know from the leaks?
The leaks suggest that ‘BattleCat’ will be a combination of Splinter Cell, Ghost Reckon: Breakpoint, and Division. The game will have playable character classes like Echelon, Wolves, Cleaners and Outcast, each with its own unique ability.
Moreover, the new game might feature two multiplayer modes:
- Escort- One squad must safely escort a package to the delivery zone while the other squad is out to prevent the delivery.
- Ringleader- Players engage in deathmatch style PvP action to collect rings from fallen players.
Gameplay for the upcoming title
Get a quick taste of a brand-new Ubisoft game right here, right now!
— IGN (@IGN) July 18, 2021
IGN posted a short gameplay clip of the unannounced game on their Twitter handle. The player seems to be wielding the RPK-74 light-machine gun from Tom Clancy’s The Division in the footage.
Platforms of release for the unannounced game
Ubisoft might launch the new game for PCs, and old-generation as well as next-generation consoles. We will learn more about the unannounced game later today during when the company officially reveals it.