Ubisoft announces PAX Prime lineup

It’s a pretty safe bet that if there’s a gaming expo of some sort going on, Ubisoft will be there.

PAX Prime is right around the corner (August 30th to September 2nd), so Ubi has sent over the list of games they expect to be promoting there. Titles on display include The Crew, Assassin?s Creed IV Black Flag, Rayman Legends, Watch Dogs and The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot and Might & Magic Duel of Champions.

They will be holding an Assassin?s Creed IV Black Flag panel and will be giving away some swag as well.

Read on.

Today, Ubisoft announced its PAX Prime lineup featuring some of Ubisoft?s highly anticipated titles including The Crew, Assassin?s Creed IV Black Flag, Rayman Legends, Watch Dogs, The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot and Might & Magic Duel of Champions. Attendees can check out Ubisoft?s lineup at booth #612 and get hands on with Ubisoft?s digital titles in the LAN area, also known as the Annex, on the third floor of the Conference Center in Seattle from August 30 to September 2.

PAX Prime attendees that visit the Assassin?s Creed IV Black Flag theater will be treated to an exclusive look at the newest Assassin?s Creed single-player demo, immersing fans in the vast, open-world set in the Golden Age of Pirates. Attendees will have the opportunity to take sharable pictures with Edward Kenway, the newest Assassin hero, and receive a special-edition Assassin?s Creed IV Black Flag inflatable cutlass sword (while supplies last). Pre-order at PAX Prime to receive a limited edition Assassin?s Creed IV Black Flag t-shirt.

Attendees can catch a sneak peek at the console version of the popular platformer Rayman Legends before it comes out in stores on September 3. Attendees will be able to participate in hands-on demos of Rayman Legends at the Ubisoft booth and receive a Rayman Legends poster (while supplies last). The game will also be playable on Wii U at the Nintendo Booth (#462). For those that really want to test their skills, players can receive unique giveaways by playing the ultra-challenging Invasion Mode.

The Crew, a massive open world action-driving game for next-gen consoles, will offer hands on time taking players on a coast-to-coast joy ride across the entire United States. Attendees will also receive an exclusive keychain (while supplies last).

At the Watch Dogs theater, the adversarial mode of the companion app, Watch Dogs ? ctOS Mobile, will be highlighting some of the ways players can invade other players? games within the world of Watch Dogs. Watch Dogs ? ctOS Mobile delivers one of the most revolutionary dual-screen gameplay and takes the player?s experience beyond the console. A real-time companion game, Watch Dogs ? ctOS Mobile allows users to connect and compete with each other from anywhere, at any time. In Watch Dogs, players will take on the role of Aiden Pearce, a new type of vigilante who, with the help of his smartphone, will use his ability to hack into Chicago?s central operating system (ctOS) and control almost every element of the city. Theater attendees will receive a Watch Dogs lanyard (while supplies last).

In the LAN area gamers will have extensive hands-on time with The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot and Might & Magic Duel of Champions. Hack and slash away in The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot, where players strive to create impenetrable castles to protect their treasure hoard while attempting to ransack other players? castles. Gamers can also face-off in strategic card game battles with Might & Magic Duel of Champions.

Assassin?s Creed IV Black Flag, Friday, August 30 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. in the main theater: Rev3 Games Adam Sessler will moderate a discussion with Game Director Ashraf Ismail and Ralph Ineson (Game of Thrones, Harry Potter), the actor playing the pirate character Charles Vane. Hear how the team has brought the brutal adventures of pirates to life and experience the latest live gameplay demo.

Pre-Order Incentives
Attendees can also take advantage of pre-order incentives for some of Ubisoft?s biggest games at the show. Pre-orders for The Assassin?s Creed IV Black Flag, The Crew and Watch Dogs include a free t-shirt and pre-orders for Rayman Legends will receive an exclusive Penny Arcade commemorative pin (while supplies last).

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