The Crew 2's New Content Will Be Revealed at Gamescom; Tracking in Line With First Game
While The Crew 2's activity is in line with the previous game, Ubisoft is hoping that the influx of future content will bring players into the fold.
During Ubisoft’s financial conference call hosted today, Chief Executive Officer Yives Guillemot and Chief Financial Officer Alain Martinez talked abouti the recently-released The Crew 2.
Martinez mentioned that the game is behaving in terms of activity in line with the previous game, while digital sales are actually higher. He believes that building more content for the game will increase sales significantly in the next three quarters. Guillemot also mentioned significant expectations in the next two to three years.
Guillemot admitted that player versus player multiplayer is missing for now, which is making players anxious. While the game is “fantastic” Ubisoft needs to make sure to keep bringing more content, which will be shown at Gamescom in August. This will help the game grow according to Guillemot.
Martinez added that Ubisoft is tracking sentiment from gamers, and it’s pretty good. The Ubisoft feels that they have what it takes to make the game successful.
If you want to learn more about Ubisoft’s financial performance, you can check out our dedicated article explaining the results for the first quarter of the fiscal year 2018/2019.