Ubisoft cancels Ghost Recon battle royale and Splinter Cell VR, Ubisoft uncovered today that it has stopped advancement of Ghost Recon Frontline(opens in new tab) and Splinter Cell VR(opens in new tab), as well as two different undertakings that had not yet been declared.
The choice to end advancement of the games was made as Ubisoft centers around accomplishing “sizable expense improvement” in the forthcoming monetary year, CFO Frederick Duguet said during the present monetary call. As a feature of that interaction, Duguet said Ubisoft will put “much more spotlight on our greatest improvement open doors, as confirmed by our choice to stop improvement of the Splinter Cell VR game, Ghost Recon Frontlines, and two other unannounced titles.”
Ghost Recon Frontline was declared in October 2021 as an allowed to-play battle royale, yet the reaction to the game was significantly negative — the declaration video has multiple times however many aversions as preferences on YouTube(opens in new tab) — and an arranged beta test was stopped only one day before it was set to start. The Frontline Twitter account has been quiet from that point forward.
Splinter Cell VR, then again, may have essentially been too specialty: The August 2020 Steam equipment overview demonstrated that just 1.70% of Steam clients own a VR headset of any kind Ubisoft wants to make Avatar, and after two years that number has simply expanded to 1.87%. The Splinter Cell game was being created for Oculus equipment so it might’ve found a bigger crowd on the Meta Quest store, yet the potential player base is as yet little contrasted with a regular game. Ubisoft as of now has one of those in progress: A full revamp of the first Splinter Cell(opens in new tab) was declared last year, and drew a considerably more sure reaction from fans.
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