Beyond Good and Evil 2 demo is both handsome and ambitious

Beyond Good and Evil 2 ‘In-Engine Demo’ Showcases Game’s Scale

After Ubisoft finally announced Beyond Good and Evil 2 at E3, a sequel to 2003's Beyond Good and Evil which no one was entirely sure was eve going to happen, we've now got a first look at the game in action.

Ubisoft has released the in-engine demo shown to journalists behind closed doors at E3, and it shows the massive scope of creative director Michel Ancel's prequel.

Ancel also showed off the scale in the game.

For that matter, Ancel made a decision to show off a bit of the game's past before working more into its future, as he recently took to Instagram to announce that a prototype video for the game will be available for viewing starting tomorrow - more than likely on his same channel, though it could also end up on the Ubisoft YouTube channel as well, considering the popularity of the game.

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You'll be able to fly smaller spaceships from within your "mothership", as seen in the video, and explore wherever you want to go with a special jetpack.

Beyond Good and Evil 2 is now in development at Ubisoft, with an unknown release date, for unknown platforms. Especially as you get a free drinking mini-game if you take a sip of squash every time he says "space monkey".

The video is labeled as an "early in-engine tech demo" so what is showcased may not represent the final product. Parking the monkey character from the trailer atop the large Ganehsa statue makes him appear tiny, but when Ancel zooms out, you see that statue is just a tiny bit of a city, that's a tiny bit of a continent and a planet.

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