Ubisoft: Splinter Cell franchise a 360 exclusive “until further notice”

Friday, 30th October 2009 15:12 GMT By Stephany Nunneley


Ubisoft’s Canadian division CEO, Yannis Mallat, said during the GameON finance conference that as far as the console version of the Splinter Cell franchise is concerned, it is to remain an Xbox 360 exclusive for the time being.

“Until further notice [it's staying on Xbox 360],” Mallat told GamingUnion. “However, I’m only the one making the games, you should talk to the people in Paris [for confirmation].”

Previous iterations of the franchise appeared on Sony and Nintendo systems after debuting on the original Xbox.

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  1. Razor


    #1 5 years ago
  2. Blerk

    Heh heh – way to non-commit, man!

    #2 5 years ago
  3. Psychotext

    Give it up… everyone knows it’s going to be out on the PS3 at some point. Just say no-comment and then we’ll all act surprised when it happens. :)

    #3 5 years ago
  4. Bulk Slash

    It’s like they’ve got the franchise on some sort of yo-yo…

    #4 5 years ago
  5. Soong

    My educated guess: after Double Agent almost killed the franchise due to it’s crapness, Ubisoft wants to wait and see how Conviction is received and how well it performs on the 360. If it does well, they will spend the necessary effort and money to produce a PS3 version. If it performs terribly then they won’t bother.

    #5 5 years ago
  6. Freek

    Ah ha, so that’s a timed exclusive then. See you in a couple months.

    #6 5 years ago
  7. Mike

    Won’t happen.

    #7 5 years ago
  8. Mike

    Just like Bioshock didn’t happen.
    Just like Fallout’s DLC is exclusive.
    Etc etc etc..

    #8 5 years ago
  9. No_PUDding

    I know which Mike is the imposter.

    BUT, does it even matter? It’s clearly timed exclsuive, THAT is all that matters.

    It’s irrelevant once it’s out. Certainly not if you like games, but in the console war it’s irrelevant.

    #9 5 years ago
  10. No_PUDding


    Hey No_PUDding, I hear people have been calling you paranoid behind your back. ;)

    #10 5 years ago

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