Disney and Tencent Collaborate for Avatar MMO, Launches This Year

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Disney and Tencent are teaming up for an upcoming MMORPG based on James Cameron's Avatar. Calling this Avatar: Reckoning, this joint project's due to launch for mobile devices later this year, built in Unreal Engine 4.

Offering an MMORPG title for iOS and Android, Reckoning will include both single-player and multiplayer content, the latter of which can be PvP or co-op. That'll involve exploring "never-before-seen parts" of Avatar's world.

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Read More: Avatar: Frontiers Of Pandora - Trailer, Story, Platforms And Everything We Know.

Disney and Tencent Collaborate for Avatar MMO, Launches This Year

Presently, Disney and Tencent haven't released a trailer, only offering a singular screenshot for the game. While we don't have much to go on currently, a press release confirmed this outline:

Meet new Na'vi clans fighting to defend their home, battle powerful RDA troops seeking to exploit the resources of the moon, and encounter spectacular alien creatures.
Avatar Reckoning Reveal Screenshot
©Sixjoy Hong Kong Limited Archosaur Games TM 20th Century Studios Avatar Reckoning Screenshot
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For now, we'll have to wait for more details like a solid release window. On the other end, Ubisoft is also developing Avatar: Frontiers of Pandora, which similarly has a release window for this year. We'll keep you informed on further Avatar: Reckoning news as we hear more.