Splinter Cell fans rejoice!

We Can Expect To See Another Splinter Cell Game In The Future

Let’s face it, the Splinter Cell series is a classic, and it definitely deserves a new game in the franchise.

The last time we got a Splinter Cell title was way back in 2013, with Splinter Cell Blacklist, and there’s definitely still a lot of life left in the ol’ dog yet.

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It seems we’re not the only people to think so, as Ubisoft definitely has some Splinter Cell-related plans for the future, at least according to its CEO.

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Speaking on IGN’s Unfiltered podcast [via PCGamer], Ubisoft’s CEO Yves Guillemot, was pressed pretty hard on the matter of a new Splinter Cell, and he definitely delivered the goods.

When asked by IGN host Ryan McCaffrey why the series has been AFK for so long, Guillemot said: “When you create a game, you have to make sure you come with something different enough from what you did before.”

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He talked about the pressure from long-standing fans of the series when Blacklist launched. Ubisoft’s team grew “anxious” about working on a new game in the series amongst fan outcry over what they did and didn’t want to see in the franchise.

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“Now, there are some people looking at, uh, the brand, taking care of the brand,” Guillemot said. “So at some point, you will see something. I can’t say more than that.”

You hear that, Splinter Cell fans?! “At some point, [we] will see something!”

It’s a great time for Ubisoft to be looking at the series again. The recently-released The Division 2 absolutely smashed expectations, and we’re 100% ready for a new Tom Clancy title.

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From the sounds of things, whatever’s being done with Splinter Cell is still in the very early stages of creation, so we might have a bit of a wait on our hands.

You take your time, Ubisoft!

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