Tag: Ubisoft

Ubisoft Pass, Possibly A New Game Subscription Service, Leaks: What You Need To Know

It’s not clear what exactly Ubisoft Pass is, but it went live briefly on the Ubisoft Store due to presumably an error. It could be a proper game streaming service, or perhaps an EA Access-style platform.

Video Games May 29, 2019

Players Review Bomb 'Assassin's Creed Unity' ... With Positive Ratings, After Ubisoft's Notre-Dame Efforts

In just a few days, the average user review of 'Assassin's Creed Unity' on Steam is going from 'Mixed' to 'Very Positive.' That's because of a 'reverse review-bombing' following Ubisoft's efforts in helping with the Notre Dame Cathedral's restoration.

Video Games April 20, 2019

Ubisoft Honors Notre Dame Cathedral By Letting People Play 'Assassin’s Creed Unity' For Free

Ubisoft donated €500,000 to help with the restoration and reconstruction of the Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral. Apart from its donation, 'Assassin's Creed Unity' on PC comes free to download until April 25.

Video Games April 19, 2019

Beware: ‘The Division 2’ Requires A 52 GB Day One Patch For Those Getting The Physical Edition

Make sure to have spare storage if you’re getting the physical edition of ‘The Division 2.’ Ubisoft says a day one patch that’s up to 52 GB large is required to get everything in place.

Video Games March 11, 2019

The Division 2 To Follow In ‘Anthem’s Footsteps With Similar Launch Schedule

Ubisoft revealed in an official blog that the release times of 'The Division 2' will depend on the player's pre-ordered game edition, such as Standard, Gold, or Ultimate Edition. Also, prior to the game's official release date, players need to download and install Title Update 1.5.

Video Games March 10, 2019

Remastered 'Assassin’s Creed 3' Comes Out March 29: Here’s What You Get

The remastered version of 'Assassin’s Creed 3,' coming out on March 29, features 4K visuals, HDR support, improved gameplay mechanics, and all post-launch content. It also comes with a remastered version of 'Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation.'

Video Games February 7, 2019

Ubisoft Picks Epic Games Store Over Steam For ‘The Division 2’

The storefront cold war has begun. Ubisoft has partnered up with Epic Games Store, the only place apart from Ubisoft’s own store where 'Tom Clancy's The Division 2' will be released.

Video Games January 9, 2019

How To Get A Free Copy Of ‘Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey’ From Google

Get Ubisoft’s 'Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey' for free by playing just an hour of the game on Google’s new video game streaming platform. It's available now on Project Stream.

Video Games December 19, 2018

Play 'Assassin's Creed Odyssey' For Free On Chrome Through Project Stream By Google

Google unveiled Project Stream, the company's attempt at figuring out video game streaming. It has teamed up with Ubisoft to offer 'Assassin's Creed Odyssey' for free, playable on the Chrome browser for a limited number of testers.

Video Games October 3, 2018

No New 'Assassin's Creed' Game In 2019, Says Ubisoft CEO

Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot told GameSpot at Gamescom 2018 that the 'Assassin's Creed' franchise will take a break next year. Fans may instead focus on the additional content that will be released for the upcoming 'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey.'

Video Games August 23, 2018

Ubisoft To Launch 'Child Of Light' And 'Valiant Hearts' On Nintendo Switch This Year, But Not 'Steep'

Ubisoft confirmed that RPG platformer 'Child of Light' and plot-driven 'Valiant Hearts: The Great War' will launch on the Nintendo Switch this year. Open-world extreme snow sports game 'Steep,' however, is no longer happening for the hybrid console.

Video Games August 10, 2018

Ubisoft's New ‘Just Dance’ Game Is Coming… To Nintendo Wii

Heads up, Nintendo Wii owners: 'Just Dance 2019' is coming to your console. It’s also coming to other supposedly retired platforms, including the Xbox 360 Kinect and Wii U.

Video Games June 12, 2018

'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey' Lets Players Wield The Spear Of Leonidas, Choose Between Male Or Female Hero

Ubisoft officially unveiled 'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey' at E3 2018. The new 'Assassin's Creed' game will build upon the success of 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' while pushing the franchise further into the RPG genre.

Video Games June 12, 2018

What To Expect At E3 2018: Schedules, Live Streams, And Games

E3 2018 officially starts on June 12, but video game companies will be holding press conferences starting June 9. Here are all the schedules, the links to the live streams, and the expected games.

Video Games June 9, 2018

Ubisoft Confirms 'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey,' Set In Ancient Greece

Ubisoft confirmed 'Assassin's Creed: Odyssey' as the next entry in the series. The game, which will be a sequel to 'Assassin's Creed: Origins,' will be set in ancient Greece and featured at the upcoming E3 2018.

Video Games June 1, 2018

Ubisoft's AI-Powered Chatbot Designed To Help Gamers Rolls Out Worldwide

Ubisoft just released its AI gaming assistant outside Canada. Named Sam, the chatbot can answer questions, respond to commands, and even analyze the players' data to provide content and tips.

Video Games May 25, 2018

'Beyond Good And Evil 2' Gameplay, Character Creation, And More Revealed

Ubisoft revealed more 'Beyond Good and Evil 2' details, including gameplay and character creation. Gamers are hoping to learn more about the 'Beyond Good and Evil' prequel at E3 2018, including its release date and platforms.

Video Games May 4, 2018

'Far Cry 5' Glitch Makes The Game Always Night: Here's How To Fix It

A 'Far Cry 5' glitch plunges the game into perpetual nighttime. For players who are affected by the problem, here are some things you can try to bring back the sun.

Video Games April 8, 2018

Ubisoft Details 'Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands' Year 2 Content

Ubisoft just revealed its plans for 'Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Wildlands' Year 2. Four major updates are in the pipeline, with the first one being released on April 10, containing a new PvP mode, changes to PvE mode, and more.

Video Games April 6, 2018

Assassin's Creed For The PC Is Getting The Animus Control Panel, Which Has A 'God Mode' Preset

Ubisoft announced the Animus Control Panel, which is coming to 'Assassin's Creed Origins' PC version only. The new tool will come with three presets, including God Mode that will allow players to adjust game parameters such as movement speed.

Video Games April 5, 2018

Far Cry 5 Xbox One vs. PlayStation: Performance, Resolution, And More Compared

The folks from Digital Foundry compared how 'Far Cry 5' performed on different consoles. The group compared several elements like resolution, graphics, and others.

Video Games April 2, 2018

Ubisoft Confirms That 'Far Cry 5's Boomer Is A Very Good Boy

After Ubisoft launched 'Far Cry 5,' a support page dedicated to one of the game's specialist went up. The developers wanted gamers to know that Boomer is a very good boy, which is reportedly true in-game.

Video Games March 29, 2018

Ubisoft Outlines 'Far Cry 5' Post-Launch Plans: 'Far Cry' Arcade, DLC Content, And More

Ubisoft just revealed its plans for the 'Far Cry 5' post-launch. The company promised wild DLCs with unique features and the 'Far Cry' Arcade, an improved sandbox mode with assets from Ubisoft games.

Video Games March 28, 2018

You Can Beat 'Far Cry 5' In 10 Minutes: Here's How To Unlock The Secret Ending

Players can unlock the 'Far Cry 5' secret ending and beat the game in just 10 minutes. This is not the first time that Ubisoft tried to pull off this gimmick in the action game franchise.

Video Games March 24, 2018

The Next 'Assassin's Creed' Game Rumored To Happen In Ancient Greece, With 2019 Release Date

Rumors claim that after ancient Egypt in 'Assassin's Creed: Origins,' the next entry in the franchise will take place in ancient Greece. The new 'Assassin's Creed' game, however, will not launch until late 2019.

Video Games March 19, 2018

Ubisoft Confirms 'The Division 2' In The Works: Here's Why It Won't Fail Like 'Destiny 2'

Ubisoft confirmed that Massive Entertainment is already working on 'The Division 2.' The sequel to one of the best-selling games of 2016 will likely not fail like 'Destiny 2,' and here's why.

Video Games March 9, 2018

Ubisoft Is On The Hunt For Toxic 'Rainbow Six Siege' Players

Ubisoft is now targeting toxic players as it seeks to clean up the online community. 'Rainbow Six Siege' players can be banned permanently depending on their violations.

Video Games March 6, 2018

Far Cry 5 Short Film 'Inside Edens Gate' Hits Amazon Prime On March 5

A short film for 'Far Cry 5' is scheduled to come out on Monday, March 5. 'Insides Eden's Gate' will be available exclusively on Amazon Prime.

Video Games March 4, 2018

Ubisoft Announces Rainbow Six Siege Free Weekend, Introduces New Operators Lion And Finka

Two new operators, Lion and Finka, will soon debut on 'Rainbow Six Siege' as Ubisoft announced a free weekend that will commence Feb. 15. The all-access offer will be for gamers on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.

Video Games February 16, 2018

Another 'Rainbow Six Siege' Trailer Showcases Outbreak Event, Features Ash

Ubisoft posted another trailer for the Outbreak event on YouTube. 'Rainbow Six Siege' players will work with Ash and other operators to contain an unknown threat.

Video Games February 7, 2018

Hackers Finally Crack 'Assassin's Creed: Origins': Will Ubisoft Remove The Controversial Anti-Piracy Measures?

Pirates finally cracked 'Assassin's Creed: Origins', which was involved in a controversy as its anti-piracy measures allegedly resulted in extreme CPU usage. Will Ubisoft finally remove the piracy protection technology?

Video Games February 4, 2018

'Far Cry 5' Season Pass Looks Like Fun: Zombies, Aliens, Vietnam War, And 'Far Cry 3: Classic Edition'

Ubisoft has revealed the downloadable content included in the 'Far Cry 5' season pass. Players will fight against zombies, aliens, and the Viet Cong, while also reliving 'Far Cry 3.'

Video Games February 3, 2018

More 'Rainbow Six Siege' Outbreak Event Details Emerge: 3 Co-Op Maps, Aliens, And More

More information regarding the new 'Rainbow Six Siege' content for its Operation Chimera Year 3 DLC was shared by Ubisoft. The developer's blog post reveals new gameplay details, maps, operators, and more for Outbreak.

Video Games February 2, 2018

Ubisoft Wants To Pacify 'Rainbow Six: Siege' Players Disgruntled Over Outbreak Event With These Changes

Ubisoft has announced a few steps back on its plan to implement gameplay and scheme changes on 'Rainbow Six: Siege.' The decision is in response to players’ uproar on the revealed price hike and the Outbreak Packs becoming cash-only.

Video Games January 29, 2018

Ubisoft Announces New Outbreak Event For ‘Rainbow Six Siege’: Everything You Need To Know

Ubisoft teased a new limited-time event for 'Rainbow Six Siege' together with some changes to its retail versions. 50 new cosmetic items will be available during the Outbreak event and probably more.

Video Games January 26, 2018

Meet Ubisoft Sam: The Gaming Company’s Virtual Assistant For Gaming

Ubisoft is taking on the digital assistants with its very own chatbot. The new service called Sam will have a main focus and will act as a personal gaming assistant.

Video Games January 26, 2018

Ubisoft Releases 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' DLC Early, Removes It Immediately

Ubisoft accidentally made 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' new expansion 'The Hidden Ones' available briefly on Wednesday, Jan. 17. The company realized its mistake and removed access to the new content.

Video Games January 19, 2018

Assassin's Creed Origins 'The Hidden Ones' DLC Q&A Reveals Release Date And More Details

Ubisoft will provide two DLCs for the 'Assassin’s Creed Origins' starting next week. 'The Hidden Ones' will arrive on Jan. 23 while 'The Curse of the Pharaohs' will deploy on March 6, costing $10 and $20, respectively.

Video Games January 17, 2018

WATCH: New 'Far Cry 5' Trailer Focuses On The Resistance

Ubisoft released a new trailer for 'Far Cry 5' that gives players a glimpse of The Resistance. Players can enlist these NPCs to help fight back against the game's main antagonists.

Video Games December 17, 2017

Ghost Recon: Wildlands DLC Adds Free Mission That Lets You Exterminate The Predator, Earn Exclusive Rewards

The Predator from the 1987 film is coming to 'Ghost Recon: Wildlands.' Players will get to hunt down the extraterrestrial life-form and earn exclusive rewards themed after the movie.

Video Games December 14, 2017

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

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