Tag: Ubisoft

Ubisoft Delays 'Far Cry 5' And 'The Crew 2': Here's Why That's A Good Thing

Ubisoft delayed the release dates of 'Far Cry 5' and 'The Crew 2,' along with an unannounced title. Here's how far the launch of the games were pushed back, along with why this could be considered a good thing.

Video Games December 8, 2017

Next 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' Update To Add Nightmare Difficulty, Horde Mode, And... Is That A Chocobo?

The 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' December update will add Nightmare difficulty, enemy scaling, and two quests. The first quest is a Horde mode, while the second quest hints that the chocobos of the 'Final Fantasy' universe are headed to ancient Egypt.

Video Games December 5, 2017

'Assassin's Creed: Origins' CPU Usage Problem Not Caused By Anti-Piracy Measures, Ubisoft Says

PC players have complained of 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' CPU usage going as high as 100 percent. The problem has been attributed to the game's anti-piracy measures, but Ubisoft has denied the allegations.

Video Games November 4, 2017

Assassin's Creed: Origins To Go Educational With Upcoming Discovery Tour Mode: Explore Ancient Egypt Without Templars

'Assassin's Creed: Origins' is set to get a Discovery Tour mode that lets players freely explore ancient Egypt and get the most out of the game's educational value.

Video Games September 28, 2017

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review Roundup: More Than An Odd Crossover

When the internet had learned Nintendo and Ubisoft were developing a Mario and Rabbids crossover, the reaction wasn’t pretty. Both developers, however, are more than happy to prove critics and gamers wrong.

Video Games August 29, 2017

This 'Final Fantasy XV' And 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' Crossover Is Real: Free Assassin's Festival DLC For FFXV To Launch Aug. 31

Ubisoft and Square Enix revealed that there will be crossover content between 'Final Fantasy XV' and 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' starting this month. In the upcoming free Assassin's Festival DLC, Noctis will be able to move through Lestallum like an Assassin.

Video Games August 24, 2017

E3 2017: Grading Ubisoft And PlayStation Press Conferences

Before the show floor opens, some of gaming's biggest studios took to the stage to show what will be at E3 2017. So how did Ubisoft and PlayStation's press conferences measure up?

Video Games June 13, 2017

E3 2017: 'Beyond Good And Evil 2' Ends Ubisoft Press Conference On A High Note

In 2003, 'Beyond Good and Evil' sent players to a galaxy ruled by corporations and a mystery only Jade and Pey'j could solve. About 14 years later, 'Beyond Good & Evil 2' has finally re-emerged, ending the Ubisoft press conference with a bang.

Video Games June 13, 2017

E3 2017: Ubisoft Reveals 'South Park: Phone Destroyer' Mobile Game: What To Expect [Video]

E3 had a lot of exciting announcements so far, including one from Ubisoft. 'South Park: Phone Destroyer' will hit Android and iOS later this year, so here's what to expect.

Video Games June 13, 2017

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Is The 'XCOM'-like Strategy Game For The Nintendo Switch

Ubisoft shocked fans when it finally unveiled 'Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle' during its E3 2017 conference because, well, it actually looks pretty good. Here’s the game’s trailer and a brief story on how the unusual crossover came to be.

Video Games June 12, 2017

Far Cry 5 Gameplay Trailer Shows The Chaos Of Hope County: Snipers, Pilots, And Even Dogs Fight Back

A new gameplay trailer for 'Far Cry 5' features a sniper, a pilot, and even a dog as allies in the fight to liberate Hope County. Players can now preorder the controversial title, which will launch on Feb. 27, 2018.

Video Games June 12, 2017

Beyond Good & Evil 2 Unveiled: What Do We Know So Far About The Prequel To The 2003 Classic?

Ubisoft has unveiled a cinematic trailer for 'Beyond Good & Evil 2,' confirming that the long-delayed title is finally on its way. The game will be a prequel to the 2003 classic, which was released PlayStation 2, Xbox, and GameCube.

Video Games June 12, 2017

Assassin's Creed: Origins Revamps The Franchise: Here's What Gamers Can Expect From The Upcoming Title

After weeks of leaks, Ubisoft has officially unveiled 'Assassin's Creed: Origins,' which focuses on the start of the Assassins Brotherhood in ancient Egypt. The game refreshes the series, with a deep combat system and more RPG elements.

Video Games June 12, 2017

New Leak Reveals 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' Steelbook Gold Edition Ahead Of E3 2017 Unveiling

A new leak for 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' revealed that the game will come with a special Steelbook Gold Edition. The leaked preorder card also casts aside any shred of doubt that the title will be set in ancient Egypt.

Video Games June 8, 2017

Ubisoft Changes Logo To Mark New Era: Here's What The Updated Swirl Stands For

Ubisoft has unveiled a new logo, replacing the now-iconic blue swirl with a minimalist version. The company made the change to mark "a new era" a couple of weeks before it takes the stage at E3 2017.

Video Games June 1, 2017

Far Cry 5 Petition Claims Ubisoft's New Game Is Anti-American

'Far Cry 5' has made it clear that it's not pulling punches when it comes to its themes and imagery. In response, a petition has emerged online claiming the game is Anti-American.

Video Games May 31, 2017

Leaked 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' T-Shirt Reveals Mysterious Main Character, New Logo: More Details To Come At E3 2017?

A leaked t-shirt for 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' gives players a good look at the game's mysterious main character. The protagonist is supposedly named Ba Yek, and fans hope that they will see more of him at E3 2017.

Video Games May 31, 2017

E3 2017: What Ubisoft Could Have In Store

With E3 around the corner, all of gaming's biggest companies are preparing for one of the biggest weeks of the year. Ubisoft has always tried to make the most of the week, and is looking to have another good year.

Movies/TV Shows May 27, 2017

Far Cry 5 Details Revealed: Create Your Own Character, Recruit Allies, And Fight Against An American Militia

More details have been revealed for 'Far Cry 5,' the latest entry in the open-world shooter franchise. Players will be able to create their own character and build their own armies to fight against the militia of a cult leader.

Video Games May 27, 2017

'Far Cry' Poster Confirms A Modern-Day Setting And Introduces New Characters

Ubisoft has released a new poster for 'Far Cry 5' that reveals some details about the game's setting and characters. Read on to find out more.

Video Games May 25, 2017

First 'Far Cry 5' Trailer Takes Us To the Isolated Frontiers Of Montana

Ubisoft has unveiled the first teaser for 'Far Cry 5.' Short on gameplay, the trailer welcomes us to Hope County, Montana.

Video Games May 22, 2017

South Park: The Fractured But Whole Release Date Unveiled: Hopefully There Will Be No More Delays

After a series of delays, Ubisoft revealed that 'South Park: The Fractured but Whole' will launch on Oct. 17. The game is a follow-up to the hilarious 'South Park: The Stick of Truth,' which was released in 2014.

Video Games May 18, 2017

Ubisoft To Release Four Major Titles Over Next Year: New 'Assassin's Creed,' 'Far Cry,' 'The Crew' And 'South Park' Games Coming Soon

Ubisoft is planning to release four major titles for its current fiscal year, which stretches until March 31, 2018. These games are 'Assassin's Creed: Origins,' 'Far Cry 5,' 'The Crew 2,' and 'South Park: The Fractured But Whole.'

Video Games May 17, 2017

First Screenshot Of 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' Leaked: Ancient Egypt Setting Confirmed For The Prequel

The next title in the long-running 'Assassin's Creed' franchise is now confirmed to be 'Assassin's Creed: Origins.' A screenshot revealed that the game, said to be a prequel to the series, will take place in ancient Egypt.

Video Games May 10, 2017

'Rainbow Six Siege' Upcoming DLC: Here's What To Expect

A new leak revealed several gameplay details for Ubisoft’s 'Rainbow Six Siege.’ The next DLC of the multiplayer game is expected to release in May.

Video Games April 11, 2017

Yes, You Can Dodge Attacks In ‘For Honor’ Using Backflip Emote

A ‘For Honor’ player discovered that one can evade enemy attacks by using the new “backflip” emote. The game rolled out a new set of emotes this week for purchase in-game.

Video Games March 21, 2017

Redditor Analyzes 'For Honor' Unlocks: It Will Take $732 Or 2.5 Years To Acquire Everything

A Redditor analyzed how much in real money or how many days of grinding it would take to unlock everything in 'For Honor.' Apparently, it would take either $732 or 2.5 years of casual playing to do so.

Video Games March 21, 2017

Ubisoft Reveals 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' DLC Details

Less than a week before the worldwide release of 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands,' Ubisoft has already revealed the DLC for it. The open-world tactical shooter is due to come out on March 7.

Video Games March 3, 2017

Bolivia Protests Depiction As Narco State In Ubisoft's 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands'

The Bolivian government has filed a complaint regarding the country's portrayal in Ubisoft's 'Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Wildlands.' In the game, Bolivia is being run by a drug cartel.

Video Games March 3, 2017

Ghost Recon Wildlands Makes History, Breaks Ubisoft’s Beta Records With 6.83 Million Players

‘Ghost Recon Wildlands’ broke Ubisoft’s record with a staggering 6.83 million participants. The game is set for launch on March 7.

Video Games March 2, 2017

Ubisoft Is Bringing James Cameron’s ‘Avatar’ World of Pandora To Life

Ubisoft has announced a partnership with Fox Interactive and Lightstorm Entertainment to create a game based on Pandora, the world of ‘Avatar.’ No other details have been revealed.

Video Games March 2, 2017

Ubisoft 'Watch Dogs 2' DLC 'Human Conditions' Out Now For PlayStation 4

Open-world hacker game 'Watch Dogs 2' launches its second DLC 'Human Conditions' on PlayStation 4. The move is a month ahead of Xbox One's and PC's March 23 release.

Video Games February 24, 2017

Get Ready! 'Ghost Recon Wildlands' Open Beta Now Live

The Open Beta phase for the much-anticipated ‘Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands' is now open for all! This game by Ubisoft will release worldwide on March 7.

Video Games February 24, 2017

For Honor Review Roundup: Ubisoft Delivers An Action-Packed War Of Factions

Ubisoft’s medieval fighting game ‘For Honor’ debuted on Feb. 14. Did the critics love it? Here’s a review roundup.

Video Games February 23, 2017

For Honor Beta Hosted More Than 6 Million Players: Knights Win Faction War

Ubisoft revealed that more than 6 million unique players participated in the beta tests of 'For Honor.' The company also revealed that for the Faction War launched for the open beta, the winners are the knights of The Legion.

Video Games February 15, 2017

Ubisoft Delays 'South Park: The Fractured But Whole' Again, Hints At Multiple Nintendo Switch Games This Year

Ubisoft has again delayed 'South Park: The Fractured But Whole,' with the game now planned to be released some time within the publisher's fiscal year 2018. Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot, meanwhile, hinted at several games coming to the Nintendo Switch.

Video Games February 10, 2017

Everything You Need to Know about Ghost Recon Wildlands

Ubisoft's Ghost Recon Wildlands returns in this latest open-world tactical shooter game that will take you across the landscapes of Boliivia to perform missions to take down the Santa Blanca drug cartel. Coming out on March 7.

Video Games January 29, 2017

'For Honor' PC Requirements Revealed: Here's What You Need To Run Ubisoft's New Game At 1080p/60 FPS

Ubisoft has officially unveiled system requirements for 'For Honor' to those who want to play it on PC. The game hits shelves Feb. 14, but before that, there’s the game’s closed beta to look forward to this Jan. 26.

Video Games January 23, 2017

Ubisoft Reveals Massive 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' Map: 21 Regions, 11 Ecosystems, And 26 Bosses

Ubisoft previously said that 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' will feature the biggest open world that it has ever created. The developer kept its promise, with the map for the game featuring 21 regions, 11 ecosystems, and 26 bosses.

Video Games December 11, 2016

'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' Beta About To Begin: Here's How To Sign Up

Ubisoft has not yet provided the exact schedule for the 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands' beta testing but it is now accepting player sign-ups. The game, however, is now available for preorder and has an identified March 2017 shipping schedule.

Video Games December 7, 2016

Ubisoft Exec Says 'It Wouldn't Be The Same' If Vivendi Takeover Pushes Through

Ubisoft's leadership is scrambling to fend off a looming Vivendi hostile takeover. Executives fear that the company will lose its capability to develop successful game titles based on innovation.

Business Tech November 25, 2016

'Rainbow Six Siege' Operation Red Crow Update Nearing: Balance Changes, New Customization Items And More

'Rainbow Six Siege's' latest update is nearly here. Gamers can read the patch notes now.

Video Games November 16, 2016

'Rainbow Six Siege' Is Getting Another Year Of New Content

Ubisoft's tactical shooter 'Rainbow Six Siege' appears to be alive and well. The game will receive another year's worth of content updates.

Video Games November 14, 2016

'Watch Dogs 2' Easter Egg May Have Revealed Ubisoft's Upcoming Space-Themed Game [Video]

A new easter egg has been uncovered from early footage of the upcoming 'Watch Dogs 2.' The trailer lifted from the game shows what appears to be a space-themed Ubisoft title slated for an E3 reveal next year.

Video Games November 14, 2016

'Watch Dogs 2' Season Pass Contents Revealed: $40 Gives You New Outfits, Stories And More

For those who impatiently anticipate 'Watch Dogs 2' as it nears its mid-November launch, Ubisoft has uploaded a new video showcasing the Season Pass. The $39.99 expansion pack contains a number of new missions, customization and more.

Video Games November 3, 2016

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