That’s all he is getting for now

During yesterday’s Ubisoft Forward presentation, followers of the Splinter Cell franchise as soon as once more walked away empty-handed. The solely reference made to the long-dormant stealth collection was the looks of its protagonist, Sam Fisher, in a brand new trailer for upcoming mobile title Tom Clancy’s Elite Squad.

Revealed during Ubisoft’s E3 2019 press conference, Elite Squad is a tactical RPG which utilises a roster of stars pulled from varied Ubisoft franchises. Alongside Mr. Fisher, Elite Squad boasts stars resembling The Division’s Megan, Ghost Recon’s Nomad and Weaver, and Rainbow Six Siege’s Montagne and Caveira. In the brand new trailer, a few of these trigger-happy maniacs have been seen rescuing – of all individuals – El Sueno, antagonist of Ghost Recon: Wildlands. Sueno is a actual unhealthy dude, so Sam higher know what he is doing.

Despite it being a full yr since Elite Squad’s reveal, we’re nonetheless but to sink our enamel into some actual meat-and-potatoes gameplay footage. We do, nonetheless, know that Tom Clancy’s Elite Squad will launch on iOS and Android as a free-to-play title on August 27. Players can pre-register to unlock Montagne’s M1911 handgun.

While I’m not precisely dizzy with pleasure, I’m nonetheless digging Virtua Fighter-type Caveira.