We’ve all dreamed of the day we could wield katana’s, war axe, shields, claymores, and much more. Today, Ubisoft has announced that the new action IP from their studios has opened up that players will be able to take on the story of elite and deadly warriors ranging from the honour bound Knight, Samurai, to the explorative as well as vicious Viking’s. In this game, players fill be mixing skill with truly visceral combat as they meet a new and innovative Art of Battle. The game is set to launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on February of 2017. You can view the official E3 2016 Gameplay Walkthrough through the official Ubisoft YouTube channel.
As one would expect, war is an art, and in the tale of these warriors from different parts of the world, players will experience their campaigns together, or alone. Inside the crucial moments of war, players will find themselves fighting through rampant combat, players will find themselves trudging through the front lines with each faction. As one would expect, each faction has their own unique form of combat whether it’s wielding a katana, a claymore, or even a war axe. Players will find themselves foiling the plans of enemy leaders such as Apollyon of the Blackstone Legions while storming castles and fortresses. Players will find themselves fighting as Heroes of their own legend while becoming symbols and models for a legacy unknown.
It has also been announced that players can head over to www.forhonorgame.com for a chance to take part in the forthcoming alpha and beta that will happen on all platforms. Registered fans will have a chance to play the game and provide feedback that will aid the For Honor team in providing the most immersive and enjoyable experience at launch. You can definitely expect our impressions regarding this title.
Ubisoft has also outlined the editions that will release next year when the game becomes available so take a peek below at their official plans:
Deluxe and Gold Editions of For Honor were also announced. With the Deluxe Edition, gamers will be able to dominate the battlefield faster and in style with exclusive content, including gear, customization items, a special execution effect for all heroes, boosters and more. Additional details about the Deluxe Edition will be available at a later date.
The Gold Edition will include the base game, the Deluxe Pack items from the Deluxe Edition, plus the full Season Pass.
Additionally, fans who pre-order For Honor will receive the exclusive Legacy Battle Pack. This pack includes three exclusive armor designs, inspired by ancient tales of our warriors, and gamers can embody the legendary sprit of each faction in these legacy armor designs. These three armor styles are exclusive to the Legacy Battle Pack and wearable by the Warden, Raider, and Kensei Heroes.
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