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Images from an in-development game called BattleCat have leaked online, showing something that combines several of Ubisoft’s largest Tom Clancy games into an objective-based PvP multiplayer game.

The images, posted to Twitter by account Zer0Bytes0, have been reported on by VGC, which claims the information is authentic and relates to a first-person shooter in development at Ubisoft for PC and consoles. BattleCat is allegedly in early stages of development and will not be shown at Ubisoft Forward later this week. Zer0Bytes0 claims that testing began “around January”.

The Division “BattleCat” is a Splinter Cell x Breakpoint x Divison mashup pvp game.

it began testing around january. pic.twitter.com/cdGdysMZN9

! Zer0Bytes_ (@Zer0Bytes0) June 6, 2021

BattleCat appears to allow players to take on a role within of one of four prominent Tom Clancy universe factions; Echelon from Splinter Cell, the Wolves from Ghost Recon: Breakpoint, and the Cleaners and Outcasts from The Division. Each faction has their own specific playstyle; the leaked images have text that explain that Echelon players are invisible on the mini map and can reveal the locations of enemy team members, which links them to the stealth and intel gameplay of Splinter Cell. The Wolves, meanwhile, are described as having additional armour, flashbang resistance, and personal shields. The Cleaners are apparently damage specialists with napalm turrets, flame-spreading drones and extra grenades, while the Outcasts are a healer support class with health regen and a ‘Hive’ gadget (possibly similar to the Hive used in The Division games).

pic.twitter.com/jv4CzZuAgh

! Zer0Bytes_ (@Zer0Bytes0) June 6, 2021

These faction characters also have ultimate abilities; the Outcasts can use ‘Divine Intervention’ to prevent allies from dying for a limited time. The Wolves, meanwhile, have a large mobile area-of-effect shield for use in push or defence situations.

The leaked details reveal two game modes; Payload – which sounds similar to Overwatch and Team Fortress 2’s escort-style matches – and Ringleader, in which teams must collect rings from fallen players in a manner that sounds akin to Call of Duty’s Kill Confirmed. The player with the most rings becomes the leader, and must survive for 30 seconds to bank their rings and increase their team’s score.

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If it proves to be genuine, BattleCat won’t be the first Tom Clancy mashup Ubisoft has created; it announced Tom Clancy’s Elite Squad in 2019, a crossover for mobile that featured characters from Splinter Cell, Rainbow Six, The Division, and Ghost Recon: Breakpoint.

Ubisoft recently announced an intent to focus less on AAA and further explore the free-to-play space. It’s not clear if BattleCat is intended to be free-to-play, but it does at least sound like a non-AAA Ubisoft open world game, and does have the potential to be funded by microtransactions. If this were the case, it would join the upcoming The Division: Heartland as one of Ubisoft’s next steps in free-to-play gaming.

Matt Purslow is IGN’s UK News and Entertainment Writer.

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