Ubisoft Shares First-look for Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora at E3 2021

Ubisoft Shares First-look for Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora at E3 2021

After being announced all the way back in 2017, we finally have a fair idea of what Ubisoft’s Avatar action-adventure game will look like. Yesterday, at E3 2021’s Ubisoft Forward event, the developers welcomed gamers back to Pandora with a new trailer for Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora. 

Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora – First Look Trailer

Frontiers of Pandora will be the first game after Ubisoft Montreal’s ‘Avatar: The Game’ based in the fictional world first introduced in James Cameron’s 2009 pathbreaking film ‘Avatar’. 

However, unlike the former, the new title will be a first-person game. According to the release and platform details mentioned at the end of the trailer, the game is set to arrive for PS5, Xbox Series X/S, PC, Stadia, and Luna, in 2022.

The cinematic trailer showcases a gorgeous Pandora with the native Na’vi fighting off human invaders, much like in the original film. The footage used in the trailer is said to be in-game footage captured in Ubisoft’s in-house Snowdrop Engine. The trailer also shows some of Pandora’s unique wildlife, which looks fantastic from a character design perspective. 

While the trailer didn’t do much in terms of revealing the story of the game, the game’s description on the Ubisoft Store reads the following: 

In this new, standalone story, play as a Na’vi and embark on a journey across the Western Frontier, a never-before-seen part of Pandora. Explore a living and reactive world inhabited by unique creatures and new characters, and push back the formidable RDA forces that threaten it.

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Ubisoft Shares First-look for Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora at E3 2021
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Avatar’s place in pop culture has long been debated, with many questioning if the franchise’s popularity is well-deserved. But with Frontiers of Pandora and three new films on the way, it seems that the Na’vi will be around for a while and that too in different mediums. 

If the trailer has excited you enough, the game is currently available to wishlist on the Ubisoft Store.

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