On a recent Reddit post, a user had posted a link to an Amazon product page listing a new game in the Splinter Cell franchise. We have all the info here that might lead to a new Splinter Cell game!Unfortunately the Reddit link has been removed, but the URL had “Tom Clancys Splinter Cell 2018” written in it, and was for Amazon Canada. (https://www.amazon.ca/Tom-Clancys-Splinter-Cell-2018/dp/B071GCKXYM)
With Splinter Cell: Blacklist being released back in 2013, the franchise was placed on ice with only a few rumors about whether a new entry will be in development. The most recent rumors was back in E3 2017, where the CEO of Ubisoft stated that he was receiving some proposals for a new game and felt they were worth consideration. Some have speculated that this Amazon listing proves that a new Splinter Cell game is in development.
Ubisoft is currently announcing several titles for next year such as The Crew 2, Skull and Bones and most recently The Division 2. With E3 2018 coming in June, it is likely confirm whether these rumors hold an truth.
In other Splinter Cell news, both Blacklist and Conviction have been added to the Xbox One backwards compatibility program. So if you are interested in playing as a grizzled covert op spy, now is your chance to get started. We will keep you up to date on any new information regarding these rumors.
Source – Egmnow