Splinter Cell Remake Loses Its Director

The Splinter Cell remake’s director, David Grivel, has announced his departure from Ubisoft. Ubisoft revealed a remake of its classic 2002 stealth action title in December 2021 after the franchise lay dormant for nearly eight years. This reveal came in the wake of fan demand for a new entry in the franchise and its protagonist Sam Fisher making cameos in non-Splinter Cell games such as Rainbow Six and Ghost Recon.
When Splinter Cell was first released it was intended as competition for the other major stealth title of the time, Metal Gear Solid. To stand apart from its competition, Ubisoft optimized the …