Event News E3
Date 4th June 2012
With E3 just around the corner Ubisoft have announced that they will kick things off this year with a bumper showcase that will show off their upcoming franchise hits including games for the new Nintendo Wii U as well as digital titles and a few surprise announcements.
The invite only press conference will take place at the Los Angeles Theater at 3pm PDT, but if liek most you can’t make it to LA then you will be able to stream the conference live on Ubisoft’s Youtube cannel <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aKRWubusKBU> as well as getting loads of extra behind the scenes content on Uplay http://uplay.com/e3.
After the press conference, E3 attendees will be let loose on the Ubisoft booth located at booth number 1023 which can be found in the South Hall of the LA convention center. Visitors will be able to play upcoming titles like Assassin’s Creed 3, Far Cry 3, Rayman Legends and Rocksmith
“This year’s E3 promises to be one of our biggest and best yet,” said Yves Guillemot, Founder and CEO of Ubisoft. “We’re showcasing the strongest, most competitive collection of core titles we’ve had in years, innovative new games for new platforms and a broad lineup that has something for everyone.”
In a first, Ubisoft is inviting gamers to ask questions to its teams onUplay(r), Ubisoft’s online service dedicated to enhancing the experience of players across games and platforms. The best questions will be selected by one of the guest hosts and asked live during the press conference. Ubisoft also is sending eight select Uplay members to E3, where they will interview teams backstage, preview fans’ favourite games and provide video reports from the show floor. Finally, the Assassin’s Creed III(r) and Far Cry(r) 3 teams released two Road To E3 videos<http://www.youtube.com/ubisoft> showcasing their preparation for the event, and are inviting fans to post
their questions on their respective Facebook pages.