Star Fox returns in Starlink, Ubisoft's toys-to-life space game

Previous year at E3, Ubisoft made a bold choice - just as Disney Infinity, Skylanders and every other toys-to-life game franchise was winding down, it announced a big, complex, comprehensive space adventure that relies on physical toys and collectables.

We finally got some more information about Starlink: Battle for Atlas during Ubisoft's E3 2018 Press Conference including a release date and some exciting news about an exclusive add-on character.

Starlink: Battle for Atlas was revealed at E3 2017, promising toys to life with a twist. Complete with their own toys.

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There is also a Starlink: Battle for Atlas Nintendo Switch Starter Edition that includes a Fox figurine and Arwing, as well as a figurine of an original character and weapon attachments. You can check out the game's E3 trailer below along with the one featuring Star Fox.

Starlink: Battle for Atlas comes to Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on October 16.

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