Ubisoft has confirmed that leaked footage of a brand new and unannounced venture codenamed Project Q is real.
Confirmation got here simply hours after footage of the game – reportedly taken from the primary closed take a look at of the staff battle arena – was shared on-line.
“So, we heard you heard…” Ubisoft tweeted, acknowledging that the leak was certainly real. “Introducing codename Project Q, a staff battle arena letting gamers actually personal the expertise! The game is in early improvement and we are going to maintain testing, so for now all you are able to do is register for upcoming assessments.
“By the way in which, this is not a Battle Royale. The game will characteristic a wide range of PvP modes with one single objective in thoughts: FUN!” one other tweet clarified.
So, we heard you heard… 🤷
Introducing codename “Project Q”, a staff battle arena letting gamers actually personal the expertise! The game is in early improvement and we are going to maintain testing, so for now all you are able to do is register for upcoming assessments: https://t.co/TMRKwiUzbJ pic.twitter.com/hZ40OkPdum
— Ubisoft (@Ubisoft) April 23, 2022
Perhaps most curiously of all for a corporation completely participating in controversial NFT and blockchain tech, Ubisoft added one other tweet to the thread, confirming proper from the off that Ubisoft does not “have plans so as to add NFTs to this game”.
If you need to participate within the closed take a look at, head on over to the game’s sign-up page, which confirms the PvP game is heading to Xbox Series X, Xbox One, PS5, and PS4. You can alaso play on PC by way of Ubisoft Connect.
Interestingly, the sign-up web page has seemingly been up to date to take away particulars in regards to the new game, however initially it said that Project Q was an “progressive and fashionable PvP battle arena game” in “early improvement”. The closed take a look at was reportedly the titles’ “first playable closed take a look at” so as to glean suggestions from gamers about “the idea of the game and on the core gameplay expertise”.
A curious list of PC games was leaked from a datamine of Nvidia’s GeForce Now service again in September. At the time, Nvidia responded to the leak saying the video games have been “speculative” and “used just for inside monitoring and testing”, although varied initiatives on that checklist have been reported to be real – if in some instances outdated.
However, Ubisoft pulled a Streisland Effect by issuing a DMCA notice in opposition to the dataminer leaving us in little question that a minimum of one of many Ubisoft video games on the checklist – Project Over, Project Q, Project Meteor, and Project Orlando – was a legit venture. It stays to be seen if Project Q is the one and solely correct leak included on that checklist…