Category Archives: Ubisoft
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 02:30 GMT
With the indie scene growing ever-stronger, Patrick Plourde, creative director at Ubisoft Montreal, will explain how his pet project, Child of Light, began, in a presentation at the 2013 Montreal International Games Summit next week.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 19:26 GMT
Rocksmith 2014 Edition has some new DLC available and its a five pack from Iron Maiden. Each song will run you $2.99 each or you can buy the entire pack for $11.99. The songs available are: 2 Minutes To Midnight, Aces High, Fear of the Dark, The Number of the Beast, and Run to the Hills. The pack is available on Mac, PC, PS3, and Xbox 360. Video is below.
Tue, Nov 05, 2013 | 17:14 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag will be released as part of a PlayStation 4 bundle in the UK on November 29, Ubisoft has confirmed. Like the PS3 version before it, PlayStation 4 users can also download 60 minutes of additional gameplay via the PlayStation Network after the game’s launch. A shot of the 500GB bundle is below.
Mon, Nov 04, 2013 | 11:28 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag is said to house an easter egg pertaining to Rising Phoenix, an alleged game in development at Ubisoft. It follows rumours and leaked artwork from the mysterious title. SPOILERS INSIDE.
Mon, Nov 04, 2013 | 15:57 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag remedies almost all of the complaints VG247′s Dave Cook had regarding the third game. He reckons it’s a fine showcase of what can happen when publishers take criticism on the chin.
Fri, Nov 01, 2013 | 13:20 GMT
This weekend’s big sale on GOG is particularly notable because it’s a 60-percent markdown on every Ubisoft game they have, which includes Assassin’s Creed: Director’s Cut, Beyond Good and Evil, Rayman Origins, Splinter Cell, Far Cry 2 and so on. Some names there.
Fri, Nov 01, 2013 | 00:48 GMT
Nvidia has released some 4K screenshots of Ubisoft’s upcoming pirate-em-up Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag, showing boats, islands and bizarrely in one of them, ten or so floating people. Always surprising when that stuff makes it into a set of only four screenshots. So if you want to feel like your graphics card isn’t good enough for a little while, check them out after the break.
Fri, Nov 01, 2013 | 08:16 GMT
Some folks were none too happy about Ubisoft walling off single-player elements behind an online pass, and the company is responding today by granting all players the Uplay Passport for free and canceling the program entirely for all future titles, Ubiblog says.
Thu, Oct 31, 2013 | 18:26 GMT
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Wed, Oct 30, 2013 | 00:56 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag’s PlayStation exclusive DLC won’t be coming to any other platforms, Ubisoft has confirmed.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 | 19:45 GMT
Yes, Ubisoft is still using their version of the online pass, dubbed uPlay Passport, on Assassin’s Creed IV despite the immense dislike for the practice — even EA doesn’t do that anymore. But now the Passport isn’t merely locking online features only.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 | 18:01 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag is out today, and Dave’s been playing it. Watch him land-lubber his way through the first 20 minutes on Xbox 360 here. CAUTION: SPOILERS.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 | 13:41 GMT
Assassin’s Creed is Ubisoft’s flagship franchise at this point, and considering Watch Dogs’ rather wild performance in presales that might grow into the publisher’s next big series should it hold up to scrutiny. That Assassin’s Creed 4 teases a connection between the two franchises should be of little surprise, even as the full implications are as yet unknown.
Wed, Nov 06, 2013 | 09:26 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4 ships the Animus onto the Caribbean’s high piratical seas. Never be stuck with our complete campaign walkthrough.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 | 21:17 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag reviews have set sail, and as always we’re collecting them here in one feed for your reading pleasure. Get all the scores inside.
Mon, Oct 28, 2013 | 23:03 GMT
The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot is, like everything else remotely able to, throwing a Hallowe’en themed event. This trailer shows off what players will find in the free-to-play dungeon crawler – castles are haunted, for one thing.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 | 12:38 GMT
A complete walkthrough of Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag’s ninth sequence.
Tue, Oct 29, 2013 | 12:37 GMT
A complete walkthrough of Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag’s eighth sequence.