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.
Brawlhalla seems to be on a roll getting crossover characters as of late, with the latest one being Lara Croft from Tomb Raider joining the fray. Ubisoft and Crystal Dynamics have come together for a new crossover event in which the character will be coming with a couple of different looks as well as a […]
Before you dive into the next expansion for The Division 2 called "Warlords Of New York", Ubisoft has an animated short for you to check out. The expansion will drop next week on March 3rd, but before that, the video below should give you a good look into the storyline behind it all. Plus, for […]
We're less than 48 hours out of the Six Invitation, and Ubisoft has already made the Rainbow Six Siege Year Five Battle Pass available for purchase. The one-year VIP premium membership features the six new Operators that will be released throughout the year, saving you from having to purchase individually. There's also a number of […]
We're live at the Six Invitational 2020, happening at Place Bell in Montréal, Quebec, Canada as we wait to crown a new champion this season. Yesterday, TSM was knocked down from the winner's brackets by Spacestation Gaming into the Loser's bracket to face off against Ninjas in Pyjamas. Can TSM come back to face them […]
During the Six Invitational today, Ubisoft revealed a ton of changes and plans for Year 5 and 6 for Rainbow Six Siege. Some which will shock you! Among the changes on the way will be map bans in standard gameplay, a one-shot Desert Eagle (possibly a nod to 007's golden gun), and a rework to […]
Today during the Six Invitational, Ubisoft announced major changes coming to their Rainbow Six Siege esports program, including a team ranking system. The current system as we know it will cease to exist after the Pro League Finals in May 2020. teams will now compete in a system where their performance at every event will […]
We're live at the Six Invitational 2020, happening at Place Bell in Montréal, Quebec, Canada as we wait to crown a new champion this season. As you can see from the picture below, the Creator's Cup was held yesterday, Congrats to the North American team GGs Don't Every Type Again TY on their victory. Meanwhile, […]
During the Six Invitational 2020, Ubisoft showed off the game's two newest operators and reworked map for Operation Void Edge in Rainbow Six Siege. This time around we get a look at Iana who can create a hologram version of herself to fool opponents and do some recon work on the attack, while Oryx can […]
This week, CoRSAIR announced they have formed a new esports partnership to sponsor two major events for the Rainbow Six Pro League. The company will sponsor the Six Invitational, which we're at this weekend, as well as the Six Major 2020 happening in August. Beyond the fact you'll see their name everywhere and players will […]
We're live at the Six Invitational 2020, happening at Place Bell in Montréal, Quebec, Canada as we wait to crown a new champion this season. Here are today's results from two of the matches in the Losers brackets as we make our way through double-elimination rounds. Game One: Fnatic vs. BDS Esport The first match […]
This week, Ubisoft announced they were launching a set of escape rooms with the introduction of Prince Of Persia: The Dagger Of Time. This will be the third themed escape room the company is creating, as 2-4 players will work together to solve puzzles and find a way out of a reimagined Fortress of Time. […]
Ubisoft is celebrating the third anniversary of For Honor in style as they kick off the Peace Festival, a two-week in-game event with some new content. Running from today until February 27th, players can take part in the Honor Games to celebrate the Truce of Wyverndale. You can see more details and a trailer below […]
Ubisoft revealed the next expansion for Tom Clancy's The Division 2 today, as players will hit Manhattan and deal with the Warlords Of New York. The next expansion will add a new story, which you can read about below with the trailer, but will also add improvements. This will include an RPG overhaul to better […]
Ubisoft has officially launched Year Four in For Honor, and has started off Season One of this year with a simple statement: Hope. You can read about it below and see the latest trailer showing off the details. Along with the new years comes a new Battle Pass. This one comes with a new progression […]
Ubisoft announced this morning that they have continued their efforts with mobile gaming after acquiring 75% of Kolibri Games. If you're unfamiliar with Kolibri, the Berlin-based company is one of the more well-known developers of mobile free-to-play games and one of the leaders of the "idle" games genre. Which includes Idle Miner Tycoon as part […]
Some surprising news this past week revolving around Ubisoft as Mike Laidlaw has announced his departure, just over a year after joining the Quebec team. The former Dragon Age creative director left Bioware back in late 2018 to join up with Ubisoft to work on games in the Quebec City office. While we knew Gods […]
Ubisoft has released a new set of images this week, along with a brand new story trailer for Episode Three of The Division 2. This new mission has you headed over to Coney Island in the shadow of a fallen NYC to search for a cure to the virus. As you might suspect, a theme […]
Players in Ghost Recon Breakpoint have got a new set of problems on their hands as The Terminator has invaded the game for a new set of missions. Ubisoft has partnered with Studiocanal to bring multiple missions to the game featuring settings, enemies, and dialogues inspired from the 1984 sci-fi action flick. You'll gear up […]
Ubisoft and Big Games Machine have officially made Might & Magic: Chess Royale free to play starting today on both PC and mobile devices. The game is their way of bringing the M&M series into the fold of the popular genre by offering their own take on the competition. You get a rapid 10-minute round […]
With the Six Invitational coming up, Ubisoft has been slowly revealing more Rainbow Six Siege teams that will be a part of the event, including the Creators Cup. Today they revealed eight teams that will be taking part in the cup over the next few Sundays, as they showed off the teams for North America […]