News items tagged with ubisoft

For Honor Execution Update Ignites Fan Backlash

For Honor Execution Update Ignites Fan Backlash

The rollercoaster ride that has been 2017 continues with For Honor. After exploding out of the gates to big sales, the community eventually became dissatisfied over multiple issues such as what the...

By Derek Nichols on 22 January 2018
The Division Dev Teases a Sequel

The Division Dev Teases a Sequel

Ubisoft and Massive Entertainment have been supporting Tom Clancy’s The Division well after its launch back in March 2016, with the companies having just recently put out the rather sizeable conten...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 January 2018
For Honor Trailer Reveals The Brand New Tribute Mode

For Honor Trailer Reveals The Brand New Tribute Mode

Since launching out of the gates this past February to massive player numbers, For Honor is in the process of not only improving the game by adding quality of life updates, but also expanding the g...

By Derek Nichols on 31 December 2017
Assassin's Creed Rogue Getting an HD Remaster?

Assassin's Creed Rogue Getting an HD Remaster?

Following the highly successful launch of Assassin’s Creed Origins, after the franchise chose to end its game-per-year development cycle, an apparent leak from several Italian retailers seems to su...

By Matt Morgans on 03 December 2017
Ubisoft Reveals Deals on Nintendo Switch Games

Ubisoft Reveals Deals on Nintendo Switch Games

Since its the first year the console has been available, there haven’t been many Nintendo Switch deals for the holiday shopping season. However, Ubisoft has stepped forward to give fans discounts o...

By Dalton Cooper on 03 December 2017
AC Origins Loot Boxes Can Be Bought Using In-Game Money

AC Origins Loot Boxes Can Be Bought Using In-Game Money

Assassin’s Creed Origins may be the next title to cash in on the loot box craze, but its developer, Ubisoft, wants to set the record straight. Although players can spend real money on loot boxes if...

By Anthony Taormina on 27 November 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins Dev Teases Modern Day Gameplay

Assassin's Creed Origins Dev Teases Modern Day Gameplay

While the Assassin’s Creed franchise is primarily about historical settings and characters, modern day elements have also been important to the games. So far, Ubisoft has been tight-lipped on how m...

By Dalton Cooper on 27 November 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins Review Roundup

Assassin's Creed Origins Review Roundup

Assassin’s Creed Origins releases today, marking the return of the stealth series after it took a brief hiatus. Promising the series’ biggest open-world yet, the game takes players to Egypt, follow...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 November 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins: How to Level Up Fast

Assassin's Creed Origins: How to Level Up Fast

Ubisoft’s bold decision to put an end to its annual release cycle for the Assassin’s Creed franchise appears to have paid off. Assassin’s Creed Origins releases today and so far has been a big hit...

By Derek Nichols on 27 November 2017
South Park: The Fractured but Whole Review

South Park: The Fractured but Whole Review

The success of South Park: The Stick of Truth was something to behold, with the game earning excellent reviews and a strong following of fans. When a follow-up was therefore announced, South Park;...

By Rob Gordon on 24 November 2017
Assassin's Creed: Origins Will Challenge Players

Assassin's Creed: Origins Will Challenge Players

Assassin’s Creed: Origins exists under the shadow of a giant. Egyptian mythology is beloved by many history buffs and fantasy fans alike, and given that the Assassin’s Creed franchise exists at an...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 November 2017
Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Ultra Challenge Trailer

Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle Ultra Challenge Trailer

There were some doubts about whether Ubisoft could make magic with Nintendo’s biggest franchise ahead of the release of Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, but the game has proven to be an enormous hi...

By Brad Jones on 13 November 2017
How Long Does Assassin's Creed Origins Take to Beat?

How Long Does Assassin's Creed Origins Take to Beat?

Having just launched yesterday, Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed Origins is already starting to be beaten by the more hardcore and sleep-deprived of fans, who are able to give us some clarity on just how...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 13 November 2017
GameStop Selling South Park Fart Pillow

GameStop Selling South Park Fart Pillow

With South Park: The Fractured but Whole now available, South Park fans across the world have been able to jump into an uncensored adventure. However, with such a popular property there was always...

By Rob Gordon on 28 October 2017
How Long to Beat South Park: The Fractured But Whole

How Long to Beat South Park: The Fractured But Whole

Last week, Ubisoft (in partnership with Trey Parker and Matt Stone) released South Park: The Fractured But Whole, the follow-up to the well-received Stick of Truth. Although the dev team, Parker, a...

By Anthony Taormina on 28 October 2017
Ghost Recon: Wildlands Releases PvP Update Patch Notes

Ghost Recon: Wildlands Releases PvP Update Patch Notes

About a couple of weeks ago, the video game developer and publisher Ubisoft made fans aware of the release date for the 4-on-4 PvP mode known as Ghost War in its open world tactical shooter, Ghost...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 October 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins Cinematic Trailer Arrives

Assassin's Creed Origins Cinematic Trailer Arrives

From the moment that Ubisoft first showed Assassin’s Creed fans a glimpse of its forthcoming franchise installment, Assassin’s Creed Origins, it seems there has been nothing but excitement, anticip...

By AJ Caulfield on 10 October 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins Xbox One S Bundles Announced

Assassin's Creed Origins Xbox One S Bundles Announced

Microsoft announced today that it has partnered with Ubisoft to create two Xbox One S bundles featuring Assassin’s Creed Origins. Available starting October 27, Assassin’s Creed Origins launch date...

By Rory Young on 09 October 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins PC Specs Revealed

Assassin's Creed Origins PC Specs Revealed

Not too long ago, the video game publisher and developer Ubisoft released two separate 4K trailers for its forthcoming action-adventure title Assassin’s Creed Origins, with the company intending to...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 October 2017
Ubisoft Buys Shares Back to Fight Off Vivendi Takeover

Ubisoft Buys Shares Back to Fight Off Vivendi Takeover

There have long been rumblings about a possible hostile takeover of Ubisoft by Vivendi, with the company steadily increasing its foothold with the publisher. However, it certainly looks as though U...

By Rob Gordon on 09 October 2017
South Park: Fractured But Whole Goes Gold, Gets Trailer

South Park: Fractured But Whole Goes Gold, Gets Trailer

Those eagerly awaiting the release of South Park: The Fractured But Whole will be delighted to know that the game has finally gone gold, meaning that development on the retail-ready product has off...

By Riley Little on 29 September 2017
 For Honor Viking Trailer and Gameplay Walkthrough

For Honor Viking Trailer and Gameplay Walkthrough

Ubisoft releases an extended gameplay preview of For Honor’s single player campaign, showing off 10 brutal minutes of a Viking raid on a Samurai fortress. For Honor was one of Ubisoft’s most talked...

By Jason Gallagher on 21 September 2017
For Honor Alpha Statistics and Community Feedback

For Honor Alpha Statistics and Community Feedback

For Honor producer Stephane Cardin reveals some interesting alpha statistics and a number of tweaks and changes coming to the game based on player feedback. The alpha test that ran last month for...

By Derek Nichols on 21 September 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins Order of the Ancients Trailer

Assassin's Creed Origins Order of the Ancients Trailer

Ubisoft is sharing an all new trailer for Assassin’s Creed Origins showcasing the game’s main antagonists, the nefariously named Order of the Ancients. The Order of the Ancients is quite literally...

By Rory Young on 19 September 2017
For Honor: Collector's Edition, Modes, and PC Port Details

For Honor: Collector's Edition, Modes, and PC Port Details

For Honor is still months away from release, but today Ubisoft is revealing a ton of details; including closed alpha dates, multiplayer modes, and collector’s edition contents. Crossing vikings, k...

By Denny Connolly on 19 September 2017
For Honor's New Samurai, Viking, and Knight Trailers

For Honor's New Samurai, Viking, and Knight Trailers

Ubisoft shows off a few of the classes in the hack-and-slash game For Honor, by detailing Samurai, Knight, and Viking warriors with three separate trailers. Ever since For Honor‘s debut trailer at...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 September 2017
Enter Game Rant's Watch Dogs 2 Giveaway!

Enter Game Rant's Watch Dogs 2 Giveaway!

Game Rant is giving away three PC codes for Watch Dogs 2, the open world action game that sees hero Marcus Holloway hack his way through the city of San Francisco. Game Rant is back with another gi...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 September 2017
For Honor Alpha Details & New Fighters Revealed

For Honor Alpha Details & New Fighters Revealed

Ubisoft releases three new For Honor trailers detailing three new fighters – one from each faction – along info on the upcoming closed alpha test this weekend. It has been a busy summer for the dev...

By Derek Nichols on 19 September 2017
For Honor Special Editions Revealed

For Honor Special Editions Revealed

Ubisoft’s E3 conference reveals new details about the special editions for the first person, medieval combat game For Honor, where players must rely on might rather than magic. Ubisoft had some big...

By Fred Harvey on 19 September 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Review

It’s safe to say that, upon being leaked, very few were optimistic about the release of a turn-based strategy game that featured Super Mario and Rabbids characters interacting with one another. Aft...

By Riley Little on 19 September 2017
For Honor E3 Trailer Teases Vikings

For Honor E3 Trailer Teases Vikings

In anticipation of a larger reveal at E3 2016, Ubisoft releases a trailer teasing the arrival of the vikings in the upcoming hack and slash action game For Honor. Ubisoft’s E3 2015 press conference...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 September 2017
For Honor is Ditching Split-Screen

For Honor is Ditching Split-Screen

Unfortunately for couch co-op fans, For Honor game producer Stephane Cardin reveals that the game will not support split-screen as previously promised. Ever since its surprising reveal trailer at E...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 September 2017
Rainbow Six: Siege Drops To $20 In Ubisoft PC Gaming Sale

Rainbow Six: Siege Drops To $20 In Ubisoft PC Gaming Sale

Update 10/14: Rainbow Six: Siege deals are back and slightly lower! Check list below for full details. While you can certainly pick up Rainbow Six: Siege Starter Edition for $14.99 on Steam – you m...

By Dealzon on 19 September 2017
Champions of Anteria Review

Champions of Anteria Review

Champions of Anteria delivers a light-hearted fantasy romp with solid strategy elements, but a lack of content beneath surface level means the game lacks that special something. In spite of its st...

By Rob Gordon on 19 September 2017
Assassin's Creed: Ezio Collection Promo Image Leaks

Assassin's Creed: Ezio Collection Promo Image Leaks

A brand new promotional image from the tentative Assassin’s Creed: Ezio Collection leaks online, providing further proof of the compendium’s existence. After Assassin’s Creed: Ezio Collection appea...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 September 2017
For Honor Closed Alpha Was Ubisoft's Biggest Yet

For Honor Closed Alpha Was Ubisoft's Biggest Yet

The recently-concluded closed alpha for Ubisoft’s upcoming game For Honor is the studio’s largest ever, with hundreds of thousands of players participating in the four day test. The last few months...

By Alexander Pan on 16 September 2017
For Honor Trailer Highlights Best Moments From Alpha

For Honor Trailer Highlights Best Moments From Alpha

Ubisoft releases a trailer featuring highlights from For Honor‘s recent alpha test, using clips submitted entirely by the game’s community of streamers and YouTubers. The For Honor alpha test that...

By Jason Gallagher on 16 September 2017
Watch Dogs 2 Review

Watch Dogs 2 Review

Watch Dogs 2 takes players back to the hacking-themed open-world with a new protagonist, some helpful drones, and a much better approach to humor than the original game. To many gamers, the world...

By Denny Connolly on 16 September 2017
Watch Dogs 2 Update Fixes Bugs, But Not Multiplayer

Watch Dogs 2 Update Fixes Bugs, But Not Multiplayer

Ubisoft releases details regarding the next patch for its open world title Watch Dogs 2, revealing post-launch bug fixes, but not for the game’s multiplayer. As many gaming fans will likely recall,...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 September 2017
Ubisoft Reveals Full Ghost Recon: Wildlands Map

Ubisoft Reveals Full Ghost Recon: Wildlands Map

Ubisoft releases two new maps for the upcoming action-adventure shooter Ghost Recon: Wildlands, which detail the game’s open-world bosses, regions, and ecosystems. There’s no denying that Ubisoft i...

By Boston Blake on 16 September 2017
E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

Watch ALL the new trailers and see ALL the new game announcements that came out of the E3 2014 press conferences.

By Rob Keyes on 22 January 2014