In a current LinkedIn job posting, Ubisoft Montpellier revealed that it’s nonetheless engaged on Beyond Good And Evil 2 in addition to one other separate “unannounced game”. While Ubisoft talked about that the sport was nonetheless being developed, Beyond Good And Evil 2 didn’t seem at this 12 months’s E3 2021.
Fortunately, work on the title appears to be persevering with alongside as the corporate is seeking to rent a Community Developer to handle the 2 titles. In the LinkedIn post, the corporate states that it’s searching for a Community Developer to “manage the community strategy of Beyond Good and Evil 2 and an unannounced game.” The job can be situated at Montpellier’s workplace in France, and additionally requires French and English language skill.
Further, the job description states that the function would additionally embrace “handling PR and events”, which may point out that the sport is nearing a launch starting stage. Last we heard again in May, Ubisoft was still working on Beyond Good And Evil 2 however confirmed that it had no plans to launch it “any time soon”.
There’s no new info on what precisely this “unannounced game” is. But if there’s one different sport franchise that Ubisoft Montpellier is thought for, it’s the Rayman collection. We’re undoubtedly ripe for a sequel, contemplating the final Rayman sport to come back out was Rayman Legends for the PC and consoles in 2013.
Originally introduced again in 2017, a myriad of points have brought about Beyond Good And Evil 2 to remain in improvement hell. A playable beta was originally planned for 2019 however by no means got here to be (although the sign-up web page continues to be up). It will even reportedly require an internet connection at all times. Previous showings of Beyond Good And Evil 2 featured Hindu imagery that has raised concerns from members of the Hindu religion, and the creator of Beyond Good And Evil 2, Michel Ancel, left the studio in 2020 after the corporate opened investigations into allegations of toxic behavior.