Ubisoft Singapore is taking lead on its first game with Skull and Bones, a pirates-themed game Ubisoft announced at its E3 press conference.
Skull and Bones will allow players to captain their own pirate ship in 1721 in a world will be shaped by the player community and the pirate gangs they form, according to Ubisoft. Skull & Bones is scheduled for release in fall 2018 for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC, with enhancements for the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X.
Creative director Justin Farren described the game on stage, discussing how players can sail alone or form a gang with friends while sailing on the Indian Ocean. Ubisoft offered a demonstration of a 5 v 5 mode, as gangs of pirates competed for treasure.