Ubisoft Confirms It Won’t Increase Game Prices for PS5 & Xbox Series X
PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X versions of Ubisoft games coming later this year will keep the same price as the current-gen editions.
During a recent meeting with shareholders, Ubisoft talked about the prices of their stocks coming up at the end of the year, releasing important information about it.
It has been confirmed that the cost of the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X game versions will be the same as the current editions in January, as reported by Jason Schreier on Twitter. Here are the words of Yves Guillemot, CEO of Ubisoft, on the matter:
“For the Christmas games, we plan to come with the same price as the previous generation of consoles,” he said. “That’s what we’re focused on at the moment,” said Guillemot via Gamesindustry site.
This currently concerns only the titles arriving by 2020, such as Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, and we will, therefore, have to wait further to find out the company’s strategy regarding what will come next.
We remind you that the company has recently announced a new Ubisoft Forward, a presentation that will come in September and will follow the great success achieved by the direct occurred on July 12, in which games were shown as Watch Dogs Legion, Far Cry 6, Assassins’ Creed Valhalla and more.
Below is the tweet of Jason Schreier aimed at disseminating the company’s decision regarding the prices of its products:
Ubisoft wouldn't answer when asked about next-gen pricing after this fall. "We are concentrating on the Christmas releases. We have decided those games will be launched at $60"
— Jason Schreier (@jasonschreier) July 22, 2020
With the hope that the company can match if not improve the success received, we remind you that at the moment Ubisoft is not sailing in calm waters, mainly due to the recent scandals that occurred within the company.