Activision today unveiled its action-packed lineup for the 2018 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). Attendees will experience the first public hands-on gameplay with blockbuster titles Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, Destiny 2: Forsaken and Spyro Reignited Trilogy. Fans can stay tuned for additional Activision announcements, including Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy news, next week.
“Activision’s E3 2018 slate is all about giving fans what they want – hands-on experiences with their most-beloved game franchises,” said Tim Ellis, CMO of Activision.“Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 delivers gritty, grounded, all-out combat in an incredibly deep multiplayer experience that players can jump into at the show; Destiny 2: Forsaken invites players to experience the frenetic pace of the all-new 4v4 mode, Gambit; Spyro Reignited Trilogy gives fans first hands-on gameplay with the totally remastered experience; and there’s more exciting news still to be announced!”
Activision’s E3 Slate Includes:
Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 – The series which has become the most played in Call of Duty history as well as a cultural phenomenon around the globe returns October 12th with the release of Call of Duty: Black Ops 4, a gritty, grounded, all-out combat experience.
Destiny 2: Forsaken – Following years of strife, what remains of the Reef has fallen to lawlessness. Players investigate the recent unrest and will explore new regions, awaken new powers, and earn powerful weapons. Building on the most requested desire for a deep and rewarding endgame experience, Destiny 2: Forsaken features The Dreaming City destination. Full of secrets to discover and bosses to defeat, this destination also houses the brand-new raid and is the first space designed from the ground up to support endgame content. Available to all Destiny 2 players around Forsaken’s launch comes highly anticipated changes and features such as a new weapon slot system, Random Rolls, improvements to the mods system, and numerous other quality-of-life improvements.
Destiny 2: Forsaken will be available for download on PlayStation 4, the Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X, and PC. The PC version of the expansion will also be available exclusively on Battle.net, Blizzard Entertainment’s acclaimed online-gaming platform.
Spyro Reignited Trilogy – The Spyro Reignited Trilogy launches on September 21 and is available for preorder now on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 4 Pro and the family of Xbox One devices from Microsoft, including the Xbox One X! Spyro Reignited Trilogy introduces players to a fully remastered game collection of the three original Spyro games that started the phenomenon: Spyro™ the Dragon, Spyro 2: Ripto’s Rage! and Spyro: Year of the Dragon.
Remade from the ground up by lead developer Toys for Bob, the Spyro Reignited Trilogy features the fun and nostalgic gameplay that fans remember with more than 100 levels, enhanced reward sequences, Spyro’s gang of zany dragons and other goofballs (including Sparx the Dragonfly, Hunter, Sheila, Agent 9 and Sgt. Byrd) and more.
Finally, fans can stay tuned for an announcement next week for Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy, set to WUMP to Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and Steam on June 29th.