Ubisoft Entertainment SA is a French video game publisher based in Montreuil, France, with several internal development studios across the world including Ubisoft Paris and Montreal, Massive Entertainment, and Blue Byte. The company was founded in 1986 by Christian, Claude, Gérard, Michel and Yves Guillemot. Yves Guillemot is most notable face of the company as its CEO.
Ubisoft is best known for publishing games in the Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry, Just Dance, Prince of Persia, Rayman, Raving Rabbids, and Tom Clancy franchises. The Tom Clancy franchise alone includes over 40 games and several sub-franchises like Ghost Recon, Splinter Cell, Rainbow Six, and The Division.
Many of these franchises have become live service games after Ubisoft noticed that players enjoyed connected sandbox experiences with seamless switches between single and multiplayer modes more than single-player only games. The live service model continues to be their most common game type.
Do you like Far Cry? How about Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon? Looks like there’s a heaping helping of more of it coming down the line. The Far Cry 3 expansion is getting its own animated series. Ubisoft partnered with Castlevania producer Adi Shankar It’s called Captain Laserhawk: A Blood Dragon Vibe, and it’s targeting […]
Ubisoft released details today of when and where The Six Invitational 2020 will be taking place. Surprise! It’s headed back to Montréal. The event will be held at Place Ball again as the group stages will take place from February 7th-0th, followed by two days of offline playoffs from February 11th-12th, and then the official […]
As we creep up on the release of Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Ubisoft has released one more trailer for the game, this time going live-action. This new trailer puts you in the thick of the action as you learn what it is you’re up against in a real-world version of events. It’s pretty intense […]
Returning for another year, Ubisoft officially announced it will be holding a 2019 World Championship for Brawlhalla to take place next month. The event will take place during Dreamhack Atlanta 2019, running from November 15th–17th at the Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Players will have a shot at a $100k prize pool for […]
This morning, Ubisoft released a new gameplay launch trailer for Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint as the game heads to release. The game will officially drop on Friday, October 4th for PC, PS4, and Xbox One, but this will give you a better idea of what you’re jumping into. Enjoy the trailer along with all […]
Ubisoft has debuted a virtual reality tour of the World Heritage monument of Notre-Dame de Paris this week at the UNESCO headquarters in Paris. The preview happened during their “Journées Européennes du Patrimoine” (European Heritage Days) on September 21st and 22nd. The VR tour gave people a chance to check out the cathedral before it […]
If you’ve been dealing with cheap players who DDoS a Rainbow Six Siege match because they’re losing, Ubisoft is planning to curb that very shortly. The company posted a notice letting players know they would be taking drastic measures to stop this behavior and abuse of their servers immediately. Which includes everything from banning players […]
Ubisoft announced a brand new event today in For Honor as players will ravage their way through the lands during the Wrath Of The Jormungandr. Like a lot of these events, you’re getting a new storyline as well as some special gear and challenges to take part in. This one revolving around Ragnarok, because as […]
Ubisoft is going all out to promote Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint by featuring a new ad starting Lil Wayne, directed by David Leitch. With the ad cane news that there will be an open beta for the game taking place from September 26th–30th on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Right now there’s no word […]
Ubisoft just released a brand new DLC pack for Anno 1800, where you get to build the greatest gardens people have ever seen two centuries ago. The Botanical Garden update allows you to take portions of the city and transform them into your own version of Central Park. A cultural center of lush greenery for […]
Ubisoft has been working hard to keep Rainbow Six Siege thriving over the past few years, and today they were happy to announce a new milestone. This week the company announced that the game now have 50 million active members playing it. That’s a cool achievement for a game that’s been running for nearly four […]
Ubisoft just cranked out another gameplay trailer this week for Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Breakpoint to show off more of the game. Specifically, this one is giving anyone who has no idea what the game is about a total breakdown. They give you a rundown about the world, parts fo the story, the game itself […]
Ubisoft has announced the Assassin’s Creed: The Rebel Collection will be a Switch exclusive. The collection will release on December 6, 2019 and includes Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag with all of its single-player DLCs, and Assassin’s Creed: Rogue, which was released during the same game cycle. Both games will be fully playable offline and on-the-go with the Nintendo […]
If you believe the rumor mill this week, it looks like Ubisoft are planning the next Splinter Cell game based on a new product. The lastest company to spread the rumors is GameStop, who recently listed a new item on their shop for some replica Splinter Cell goggles. You can see the item here, but […]
This week, Ubisoft announced the details for Ghost Recon Breakpoint‘s open beta, along with plans for the first year of content for the game. The beta will run from September 5th-9th, which you can read more details of how to sign up here. During the beta, you have access to several regions and missions to […]
Ubisoft announced earlier today that they will be letting players try out Rainbow Six Siege totally free for a solid week starting this Wednesday. You won’t be able to keep the game, obviously, but you’ll be able to try out everything including all of the current operators, as well as try out the two new […]
With less than a week until the convention happens in Seattle, Ubisoft has revealed what they’ll have in store for PAX West 2019 attendees. The company will have its own booth at #605 and will be featuring content from Ghost Recon Breakpoint, Rainbow Six Siege, and Roller Champions. The last one on that list was […]
Another of Ubisoft’s announcements from Gamescom 2019 was the reveal of The Settlers as it will be coming to PC sometime in 2020. Volker Wertich, the creator of the original game, has come on board to help with the development of the latest incarnation of the series. The Settlers is available for pre-order now on Uplay PC […]
Ubisoft came to Gamescom 2019 this week with their own reveal as they showed off Ghost Recon Breakpoint‘s 4-v-4 PvP mode, Ghost War. Set to a remix of Blur’s “Song 2”, the new mode will have you playing on a small map with a collapsing circle like a battle royale mode, constantly pushing both sides […]
We’re live in Raleigh, North Carolina with Ubisoft for the Major Six Raleigh to crown a new champion for the year before the long road to Montréal 2020. Here are today’s results from the Grand Finals matchup involving two returning teams from the Six Invitational finals back in February. First, the Russian-based Team Empire coming […]