Ubisoft E3 conference livestream and liveblog

12:49 p.m. Welcome to the Ubisoft E3 press conference liveblog, due to start in about 10 minutes.

12:57 p.m. Ubisoft is off to an early start with a trailer featuring a bunch of their popular franchises.

12:58 p.m. Awkward fan interactions, staple of Ubisoft conferences.

1:01 p.m. Just Dance 2017 opening the show for Ubisoft playing Queen’s “Don’t Stop Me Now”

1:02 p.m. Some weird animal costumes aside, very energetic intro for Ubisoft.

1:04 p.m. Aisha Tyler back again to host things for Ubisoft.

1:05 p.m. Ubisoft acknowledging the tragic events in Orlando and offering condolences.

1:06 p.m. Mark Cerny, the lead architect on the PS4 is at the Ubisoft conference sitting front row.

1:07 p.m. Aisha Tyler dropping F-bombs like there’s no tomorrow.

1:07 p.m. Ghost Recon: Wildlands is Ubisoft first showing of the game after last years reveal.

1:09 p.m. Ghost Recon will be an open world game that you can play solo or in 4-player co-op.

1:13 p.m. Air vehicles can be used to travel through the game’s map.

1:15 p.m. Gameplay looks a lot like Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain + co-op.

1:17 p.m. Motorcycles and cars can be used for chases to pursue enemies around the map.

1:22 p.m. Pretty cool demo of Ghost Recon highlighting the co-op aspects and vehicles in-game.

1:23 p.m. Ghost Recon: Wildlands will be released March 7, 2017.

1:24 p.m. Trey Parker and Matt Stone are on stage to present South Park: The Fractured But Whole.

1:25 p.m. First new gameplay of South Parks show’s the base of operations of the kids.

1: 26 p.m. We are taking a look at the character creation tools and the type of superheroes you can be in-game.

1:29 p.m. Superheroes also get tragic backstories created by Carman himself.

1:30 p.m. The combat is a refined version of Stick of Truth, but you can actually move around the fighting areas.

1:33 p.m. Farts can rip the fabric of time itself and re-arrange the turn order in the game.

1:34 p.m. Pre-Purchase The Fractured But Whole and receive The Stick of Truth for free coming on December 6.

1:36 p.m. The Fractured But Whole will feature PC principal and will parody Marvel’s Civil War.

1:38 p.m. We got some Divison talk including the game’s first expansion called “Underground.”

1:39 p.m. The expansion will release June 28 on PC and Xbox One and August 2 on PS4.

1:40 p.m. Free outfits from different Ubisoft franchises if you’re part of Ubisoft Club on the release of the expansion.

1:41 p.m. Ubisoft is teasing the following expansion called “Survival,” where you fight the elements and harsh weather conditions.

1:43 p.m. “Eagle Flight” makes a return to the stage after last years reveal.

1:45 p.m. “Eagle Flight” makes use of the Oculus VR headset and a demo for a capture the flag game mode is being currently played.

1:46 p.m. Not the most impressive looking game, but gameplay looks pretty cool, a lot of teamwork and cool takedowns to complete the objective.

1:48 p.m. Eagles also shoot sonic blasts from their beaks.

1:49 p.m. “Eagle Flight” will be available this fall, not exact release though.

1:51 p.m. New Star Trek VR game has just been announced and being shown.

1:52 p.m. We get Star Trek stars from across different mediums showcasing the new game.

1:53 p.m. Star Trek Bridge Crew is the official title of the game.

1:55 p.m. Levar Burton hyping up the Star Trek VR game with Aisha.

1:57 p.m. “Star Trek Bridge Crew” is coming this fall.

1:59 p.m. Cool cinematic featuring 3 different generations of warriors. A Viking, a Knight and a Samurai.

2:00 p.m. “For Honor” being presented on-stage.

2:04 p.m. A very Dynasty Warriors-esque looking gameplay for “For Honor”

2:07 p.m. New rope climbing mechanic is being show as the main character makes its way through a horde of samurai.

2:09 p.m. Release date for “For Honor” has been announced for February 14, 2017.

2:14 p.m. “Grow Home” is getting a sequel called “Grow Up.”

2:15 p.m. “Grow Up” is coming in August for Xbox One, PC and PS4.

2:17 p.m. Very flamboyant developers on stage rocking some awesome gear.

2:18 p.m. “Trials of the Blood Dragon” is a perfect mix of “Trials” and “Blood Dragon”

2:19 p.m. Game will be available as soon as the conference ends.

2:20 p.m. Showcase for the Assassin’s Creed movie with Frank Marshall, the producer of the movie.

2:24 p.m. New behind the scenes footage for the Assassin’s Creed movie.

2:27 p.m. Live demo for “Watch Dogs 2” in the city of San Francisco.

2:29 p.m. “Watch Dogs 2” shows off the new parkour traveling mechanics and how everything is hackable in the game.

2:32 p.m. Players can now use drones to scout buildings before infiltrating them.

2:36 p.m. Along with the drone, you have access to a small mobile car that will help you hack your objectives.

2:38 p.m. “Watch Dogs 2” comes out November 15.

2:39 p.m. Watch Dogs movie is coming along with exclusive access to Watch Dogs 2 DLC a month before it hits anywhere else.

2:43 p.m. Limited Edition of Watch Dogs 2 announced with a small robot, no price detailed.

2:45 p.m. New IP from announced, from a development studio focused on multiplayer games.

2:46 p.m. Snowboarding, skydiving style game called “Steep.”

2:47 p.m. Massive open world game partially based on the Swiss Alps.

2:48 p.m. Wind surfing is one of the available events in the game where any other player can connect and join you.

2:51 p.m. The game lets you use GoPro views for some the camera angle.

2:54 p.m. “Steep” releases this December.

2:57 p.m. Yves Guillemot thanks the audience for supporting Ubisoft and celebrating its 30th anniversary.

3:00 p.m. That does it for Ubisoft’s press conference, Thank you for joining us and see you at 6 p.m. for Sony’s E3 press conference.



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