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Ubisoft Forward Event July 2020

Ubisoft streams first digital event UbiForward to showcase anticipated upcoming reveals, replacing E3 2020.

Since they had to shut down E3 2020 back in March, developer/publisher Ubisoft had to come up with Ubisoft Forward digital event to share exciting news for upcoming games and delayed ones on July 12, 12:00 PM PT/3:00 PM ET.

Viewers who will watch the livestream on official Ubisoft website, Twitch and YouTube can claim a free copy of Watch Dogs 2 for PC via Uplay by simply tuning in for a minute and can earn couple of Twitch Drops using a linked account.

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Ubisoft Forward Event July 2020

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Ubisoft invites enthusiast fans to enjoy ongoing UbiForward stream featuring several major announcements.

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Watch Dogs: Legion | Gameplay Overview

Kicking-off their first ever digital show, Ubisoft shows off some in-depth breakdown of Watch Dogs: Legion, upcoming open-world hacker action-adventure title that is set to launch globally on October 29, 2020 as a cross-gen title.

Legion lets you recruit up to 40 operatives with unique characteristics on behalf of rebellion group DedSec from streets of London. WDL gameplay overview reflects on stealth or more direct approach to complete a mission at hand.

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Assassin's Creed Valhalla | Gameplay Overview

One of the major reveals to be showcased at UbiForward event, Assassin's Creed Valhalla got its 30-minute long gameplay footage leaks only a week ago but now Ubisoft releases a developer commentary version with an overview trailer.

Valhalla is bringing back a number of beloved series elements like hidden blade and social stealth while adding Raids. Releasing on November 17, 2020, ACV will be a cross-gen title and will provide free next-gen upgrade on launch.

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Far Cry 6 | Announced

Already revealed from a PlayStation Store leak earlier and another trailer leak ahead of Ubisoft Forward event, upcoming Far Cry 6 finally gets unveiled today, heading to both current-gen and next-gen consoles on February 18, 2021.

Players will be assuming in role of a rebel character as a male or female opposing despotic El Presidente, Anton Castillo of island nation Yara, played by Emmy nominee actor Giancarlo Esposito (Breaking Bad, The Mandalorian).

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Two biggest takeaways from Ubisoft Forward event were Assassin's Creed Valhalla and Far Cry 6. Two major releases and an ongoing open beta for an upcoming title were announced alongside gameplay for AC Valhalla and WD: Legion.

Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot reveals they intend to return soon for another UbiForward event later this year with more reveals since they didn't show off everything, possibly hinting at Gods and Monsters and Rainbow Six Quarantine.