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Check out the games from Ubisoft's E3 press conference

The French gaming giant dove into the next chapter in the Assassin's Creed and Far Cry series. They showed South Park's newest, and lots of other games, and oh yeah... Beyond Good and Evil 2.

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Ubisoft is ready to game at E3

Ubisoft kicked off its E3 by showing the latest entries in popular game series. The French gaming giant talked about Assassin's Creed Origins, Far Cry 5, South Park: The Fractured But Whole and tons more. Click through for a tour of Ubisoft's show. 

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Assassin's Creed Origins

After a year off, Assassin's Creed is back and, as you might have guessed from the pyramid this assassin is climbing, it takes place in Egypt. Assassin's Creed Origins debuts on October 27 on Xbox One (and the new, more powerful Xbox One X), PS4 and PC. 

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Assassin's Creed Origins

Origins takes the story back to the first days of the Assassins. You play as Bayek -- basically an Egyptian cop. 

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Assassin's Creed Origins

Origins will actually depart from the normal action-adventure feel of earlier titles. It'll be a fully fledged role-playing game so you can level up your character as you choose while you explore the world. From the shot above, it looks like you'll be fighting some scary bosses as well. 

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Far Cry 5

Ubisoft showed off Far Cry 5 as well. The latest entry in the open-world shooter series brings the fight to America for the first time. Far Cry 5 is due out on February 27, 2018 for Xbox One, PS4 and PC. 

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Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5 is set in a fictional region of Montana called Hope County. You'll be fighting off a group of religious cultists known as Eden's Gate that has taken over the disenfranchised area and is violently forcing its will on the populace. 

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Far Cry 5

You'll be able to play the whole game with a friend. 

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Far Cry 5

You'll also recruit allies to help fight off the cultists. 

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South Park: The Fractured But Whole

The South Park gang are back for another role-playing game from Ubisoft. The Stick of Truth -- the first game in the series -- was surprisingly good. Ubisoft will look to recapture that magic with the aptly named The Fractured But Whole. This South Park sequel is due out on October 17 for Xbox One, PS4 and PC. 

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South Park: The Fractured But Whole

You'll be cast in the role of the newcomer. 

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South Park: The Fractured But Whole

The trailer offered a look at some big battles. 

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South Park The Fractured But Whole

And of course, the usual cast of characters. 

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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Nintendo's Shigeru Miyamoto joined the Ubisoft press conference to show off a surprise title: Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle. The game will be exclusive to the Nintendo Switch and released on August 29. 

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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Gameplay will be tactical and turn-based. You'll explore the map with Rabbids and Mario characters, then engage evil Rabbids in a board-game-style battle. The demo made it look similar to XCOM: Enemy Unknown. 

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Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

You'll be able to move across the battlefield, jump and use pipes to Mario's advantage. 

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The Crew 2

In the mood for some online racing? Ubisoft showed off the Crew 2 -- an open-world racing game coming to PS4, Xbox One and PC later this year. 

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The Crew 2

You'll be able to race cars, as you'd expect, but the Crew 2 offers more than that. 

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The Crew 2

It looks like it has a central story behind the races. 

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The Crew 2

And it lets you go off-roading. 

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The Crew 2

Pick from cars, boats, bikes...

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The Crew 2

You'll even be able to race planes. 

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Transference

Ubisoft teased a trippy VR game called Transference. It's due out in the spring of 2018 for PlayStation VR, HTC Vive and Oculus Rift. It'll also be playable outside of VR on Xbox One, PS4 and PC. 

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Transference

The game is a psychological thriller about PTSD. 

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Skull & Bones

Skull & Bones takes adventure to the high seas. 

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Skull & Bones

You'll pilot a ship either by yourself or with friends and engage in online battles for treasure. 

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Skull & Bones

The demo showed off a five-on-five battle for loot. 

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Skull & Bones

You'll need to judge the winds to sail quickly, and strategically plan where to send different kinds of ships to win the battle. 

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Skull & Bones

Skull & Bones is due out this fall for PS4, Xbox One and PC. 

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Just Dance 2018

In the middle of all of the game trailers, Ubisoft brought out Bebe Rexha for a dance number to get fans excited for Just Dance 2018. 

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Just Dance 2018

The latest entry in the music and rhythm series is coming this October for all consoles. 

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South Park: Phone Destroyer

If you weren't satisfied with just The Fractured But Whole, Ubisoft showed off another South Park game: Phone Destroyer. 

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South Park: Phone Destroyer

The trailer made it look like a card-based combat game like Hearthstone. What we know is that it's South Park and it's coming to your mobile phone (iOS and Android). 

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Starlink: Battle for Atlas

Combining toys and games, Starlink: Battle for Atlas lets you build custom collectables in real life, and use them in the game. 

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Starlink: Battle for Atlas

It's coming to the Nintendo Switch, PS4, Xbox One and PC. Starlink will feature open star systems to explore. 

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Starlink: Battle for Atlas

You'll be able to collect physical toys, as well as digital collectibles. 

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Starlink: Battle for Atlas

Starlink: Battle for Atlas is in development by Ubisoft Toronto. That branch is known for its recent Splinter Cell games. 

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Steep PyeongChang 2018

Ubisoft's open-world extreme sports game will release an expansion focused on the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics. 

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Steep PyeongChang 2018

You'll be able to train and compete for gold. 

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Beyond Good and Evil 2

Ubisoft finished off its press conference with a big one: Beyond Good and Evil 2 -- the long awaited sequel to a classic from the days of the original Xbox and the PlayStation 2. 

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Beyond Good and Evil 2

Since Beyond Good and Evil was first released in 2003, we've heard lots of rumors of a sequel. Ubisoft finally made that a reality. Certain gamers in the office may or may not have squealed in delight (it was me). 

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Beyond Good and Evil 2

The trailer certainly showcased a variety of characters. 

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Beyond Good and Evil 2

Beyond Good and Evil 2 will take place in a large sci-fi world, where you're fighting against an evil regime for the freedom of all. It's a prequel to the first game in the series. 

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