Ubisoft are one of the biggest publishers out there. Their games sell millions and they are pretty much only surpassed by EA and Activision in size and even that is debatable. It is probably not unfair to say their sales percentages are probably, at least, a hinting comparison of the wider market. That’s why these stats… Read more »
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One of the most substantial announcements at E3 this year was that Microsoft are making games backwards compatible on Xbox One. Very soon we will be able to whip out old 360 games we own and get them going on the new generation hardware (assuming the game is on a pre-approved list). Ubisoft CEO Yves… Read more »
Are you a fan of Assassin’s Creed? Known as one of the most popular franchises in the video game industry, Titan Comics is thrilled to announce that they will be publishing Assassin’s Creed comics! Since 2007, the game has sold 93 million units, and has broadened its reach into numerous media beyond games. All of… Read more »
From Brandon Gerson Of Nerdy Show, for Bleeding Cool, Ubisoft brings the warfare of yore like you’ve never seen it before. Become a samurai, viking, or knight and hack and slash your way through history. The game was revealed at Ubisoft’s E3 conference and offers massive scale medieval combat that defies historical context in favor of… Read more »
By Phil Harris Ubisoft’s events kicked off with South Park: The Fractured But Whole bringing Trey Parker and Matt Stone onto stage to speak to host Aisha Tyler, spending time making jokes about getting into your, “But Whole”, during the new game and complaining about the microphones. Indeed you wonder why anyone lets them on… Read more »
South Park: The Stick of Truth was a monster hit last year, but the production was marred by intense problems. Matt Stone and Trey Parker worked incredibly hard on the game and it took a lot out of them. That’s why I’m shocked that we are getting another from Ubisoft, Obsidian and the South Park… Read more »
Aisha Tyler has more less slayed E3 since she has taken over Ubisoft’s press conference a few years ago. She’s brings a real star power to proceedings and it’s clear she genuinely cares about video games. She’s an excellent spokesperson. Ubisoft have now confirmed that she will be returning as host of this year’s E3… Read more »
Ubisoft are one of the companies who we can rely on for a press conference the day before E3. EA, Microsoft and Sony are the other certs for the day, meaning that a lot of the biggest news comes out of E3 the day before the show actually even happens. Ubisoft are now set once… Read more »
It seems that the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 are really at the end of their life cycle. Up until last year, games were still launching on both new and old gen platforms, but that has definitely slowed down now. A major player has bowed out of the generation completely too. During an investor’s call… Read more »
It’s that time of week again where you can decide to disregard my writing and just get the cliff notes of the last seven day’s gaming news in audio form. This week, me, Laura and Andre had the pleasure of inviting Bob ‘MovieBob’ Chipman on board to talk about a whole load of things. We… Read more »
Ubisoft are one of the best AAA studios bringing ‘indie-like’ games to the market. Last years Child of Light was a prime example and these smaller projects really add diversity and quality to the studio’s portfolio. In that vain, Ubisoft have announced Grow Home, a game where you play as botanically interested droid, BUD as… Read more »
By Dan Celko and Jeremy Konrad The Dedicated Server is a YouTube news show here to keep you informed about gaming, talk about the implications for related fandoms, and tell you what we think about it. Also: many, many detours. Check out our channel and like our Facebook page, we want to hear from you!… Read more »
By Dan Celko The Dedicated Server is a YouTube news show here to keep you informed about gaming, talk about the implications for related fandoms, and to have fun doing it. Feel free to check out our channel and subscribe do you don’t miss a thing! This week, we’re looking back at what happened at… Read more »
By Dan Celko The Dedicated Server is a YouTube news show here to keep you informed about gaming, talk about the implications for related fandoms, and to have fun doing it. Feel free to check out our channel and subscribe do you don’t miss a thing! This week we talk about: Ubisoft faces backlash over… Read more »
Cap Blackard writes, The Kinect is a powerful tool, and no one knows how to wield it better than Ubisoft. In Shape Up actual fitness routines are transformed into sweat-inducing video game experiences that are both fun games and serious calorie burners. After filming this video we felt the burn!
By Phil Harris Nestled amongst the three console press conferences, Ubisoft and EA, take a chance to show their wares and its always worth picking out some of the highlights from E3. Every year EA Sports wheels out the latest version of all their franchises with enough hyperbole to fill twelve baskets. I’m a fan… Read more »
By Etienne Dubuc Free-to-play is clearly the economic model the video game industry has going on these days. While the biggest successes have come from those who were at the time lesser known company like Zynga and Riot, the major studios are now catching up. Ubisoft has tested the market with Ghost Recon Online and… Read more »
Ubisoft Motion Pictures are ready to start development on their second wave of films. That’s before even a single clapperboard has been… er… clapped on the set of the first slate.
“The way that we entertain is about to completely change.”
Ubisoft line up their third big film franchise.
French games publisher Ubisoft is to move into comics, with the publishing imprint Les Deux Royaumes (The Two Kingdoms). It’s first title, Assassin’s Creed, will be based on the game of the same name. Its first volume, Desmond, will be created by Eric Corbeyan and Djillali Difali, and published this November in France, Belgium, Holland,… Read more »
Titan Comics is adding another popular license to their library, Ubisoft’s super popular game franchise Assassin’s Creed. The comic will be written by the Kill Shakespeare creative team of Anthony Del Col and Conor McCreery and drawn by Doctor Who: Four Doctors artist Neil Edwards.
ZombiU was a neat little idea when it came to WiiU. Sadly, that console didn’t take off and the game didn’t really ‘jive’ with that specific audience. All in all, you’d think that would be it for the Ubisoft game, chalked up as a failed experiment. Not so! Reports last month hit that Ubisoft might… Read more »