Today marks the 20th anniversary of Rayman, which has amassed unit sales of more than 28 million units, Ubisoft has announced.

Celebrating the special day, Rayman creator Michel Ancel will host a Twitch livestream this afternoon at 4pm.

In addition Ubisoft has announced that Rayman's latest game, Rayman Adventures, launches for mobile devices on December 3. The game is currently only available for Apple TV.

"Rayman is one of Ubisoft's most iconic and beloved characters, and he is still going strong 20 years after his creation. That is a testament to our teams' expertise and passion, and our ability to take the Rayman franchise in exciting new directions, said Yves Guillemot, CEO of Ubisoft. "As a fan of Rayman from Day one, it's always an exciting and special moment for me when we welcome a new installment in the series. I'm looking forward to Rayman fans getting their hands on Rayman Adventures and to creating more adventures and fun with him in the years to come."

Be sure to tune into the Twitch stream where the team behind Rayman will play the first Rayman game released in 1995.

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Source: Ubisoft

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