Ubisoft officially confirms that it will bring The Division Dark Zone to mobile via the upcoming The Division Resurgence game.
During the last edition of Ubisoft Forward, the company announced that it was bringing the Dark Zone to The resurgence of division. Since its creation in 2016, Tom Clancy’s Division grew a decent fanbase. As the company looks to introduce more content to the popular franchise, the re-emergence of the Dark Zone is one of Ubisoft’s latest additions to The division.
Although the Dark Zone has been featured before, this is the first time it will appear in mobile format. The resurgence of division was first announced in July, where fans were able to participate in a closed alpha test. It was one of many Ubisoft franchises to go mobile, with the likes of rainbow six and even Assassin’s Creed. Now, with the latest announcement, players can look forward to the closed beta of The resurgence of division to start soon.
Following this year’s Ubisoft Forward event, the publisher revealed that the Dark Zone will be a session-based activity on The resurgence of division. Players can choose to participate solo or in teams of up to three players and will compete against other opponents in matchmaking. Like with The division 2, one of the main features of the game will also see players collecting and looting loot. However, in the Dark Zone, fans will obtain Contaminated loot which will need to be extracted and decontaminated before equipping and using it.
According to the reveal, while playing Dark Zone, if a player dies before mining, some of the collected loot will be dropped, allowing others to pick it up. The announcement also revealed that players would have the option to go rogue during a match. This means that any player will have the opportunity to play against players from the same team, although this rogue status can be removed if players change their minds later. Amid all of this, what Ubisoft hasn’t revealed is a release date for the next game. The resurgence of division has already opened registration for the closed beta, scheduled for this fall.
As Ubisoft seeks to capitalize on the mobile gaming market with Recurrence, it’s also releasing more content for PC and console owners. The company has officially revealed the highly anticipated Division: Heartland, a free entry into the franchise. Additionally, Ubisoft has confirmed that more content is on the way. The Division 2. So overall, it seems like an exciting time for fans of the franchise.
The resurgence of division is currently in development for Android and iOS.
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