Ubisoft to publish Ice and Fire RTS, WRC 2011 coming in October

By Stephany Nunneley, Friday, 6 May 2011 15:35 GMT

Ubisoft has sent over another update to its release schedule for the year, and it finds the firm publishing Cyanide’s Song of Ice and Fire RTS, as well as providing a release window for World Rally Championship 2011. There’s also a date for Might and Magic Heroes IV in there, as well as Pro Cycling Manager: Tour de France 2011.

Cyanide’s RTS is the first videogame from the developer being released based on George R.R. Martin’s A Song of Ice and Fire series of fantasy novels.

Titled A Game of Thrones: Genesis, the RTS is being published by Ubisoft in the UK according to the firm’s release schedule, and is set to release in September on PC.

Cyanide is also hard at work on a turn-based RPG based on the series, but there is no word yet on what the title for the game is, nor whether Ubisoft will also be the game’s UK publisher.

Meanwhile, since gaining the publishing rights to Black Bean’s titles in the UK, Ubisoft has posted on its updated release schedule that World Rally Championship 2011 will be released in October for 3DS, PC, PS3, and Xbox 360.

Pro Cycling Manager: Tour de France 2011 was also listed on the schedule for June 24 release on PC, PS3, and Xbox 360.

Finally, Might and Magic Heroes IV will be released on September 9.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. For more information, go here.

Comments

Headlines

A Game Of Thrones: Genesis

  • A Game of Thrones - Genesis gets an official trailer

    Cyanide has released a video for A Game of Thrones – Genesis, an RTS adaptation of the A Song of Ice and Fire series by George R.R. Martin. A Game of Thrones – Genesis will release on PC in retail and online stores on September 29 through Focus Home Interactive.

  • Bethesda: Why we turned down A Game of Thrones

    George R. R. Martin’s best-selling A Song of Fire and Ice is coming to our gaming fingertips real soon now, some gamers are a little surprised that the fantasy series has been translated into – of all things – an RTS, and not, say… a massive, beautiful RPG. Now, Todd Howard from Bethesda Softworks has […]

Black Bean

  • WRC3: first gameplay footage shows Spanish track

    Black Bean’s upped a first proper look at WRC3 gameplay, giving a long look at the incoming rally title’s Spanish course.

  • Two lovely WRC3 shots show a Ford and Citroen

    Milestone Studios and Black Bean have released two screenshots for WRC3, which is out on October 12. The third entry in the series is being described as a “radical departure” for the franchise and will include advanced lightning, crowd and particle effects. On top of that, it contains over 50 official WRC teams and all […]

Cyanide Studios