But a staff was the main weapon in the first game, so that's why the footage above will look so exciting to fans. There are still plenty of questions yet to be answered about the game, such as the full suite of character customization options and the game's story, but perhaps additional dev diaries can shed more light on that too.
Ubisoft Montpellier, developer of Beyond Good & Evil 2, is poised to broadcast a second livestream revealing details of the highly anticipated action-adventure game. Beyond Good and Evil 2 will further explore just how the pirates get along as an organization and how they fit into society at large. As a space pirate roaming System 3, "the center of interstellar trade and colonization in the Milky Way of the 24th century", you'll be able to pilot your own ship, leap out, fly around with a jetpack, and get into some brawls.
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Ubisoft has released the latest video update for Beyond Good and Evil 2, the long-awaited follow-up to 2003's Beyond Good and Evil. We see the staff twirled through the air and tossed like the color guard in a marching band, and these animations were created through the use of motion capture. Beyond Good And Evil 2 doesn't yet have a release date, but we're sure to see something interesting when E3 rolls around in the next few weeks. Additionally, you'll get a fresh look at how melee combat is coming together, with a taste of some work-in-progress footage of Shani showing off some elaborate combat moves with her staff.
You won't play as Jade, the protagonist from the first game.
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Beyond Good and Evil 2 is more of a spiritual successor to the cult classic.
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