Saturday , 3 December 2016

Tag Archives: Ubisoft

“Assassin’s Creed”: Watch the Animus in Action!

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Like many of you, when the “Assassin’s Creed” live-action movie was announced, I groaned. “Great, another attempt at a cash grab geared towards gamers who just want to see their favorite stories told on the big screen.” I’ve had little reason to change my mind about the film, until now that is. Ubisoft has finally given us our first look …

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UbiSoft to Patch Out Explicit Female Genitalia from Watch Dogs 2

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We’ve all played a video game and totally submersed ourselves into the brand new world we’re exploring. You just completely lose yourself in the new surroundings and at some point stop to look around, drink it all in, and then notice something that seems just out of place. Such was the case for one Watch Dogs 2 player. One player …

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Ubisoft Giving Assassin’s Creed and Far Cry a Much Needed Vacation

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Ubisoft has decided that two of its most lucrative franchises need a couple years off. In an interview with IGN, Ubisoft VP of Editorial, Tommy François made it clear that they’d be willing to hold off on releasing yearly iterations of Assassin’s Creed and Far Cry to allow more time for quality assurance and polish. “This is the goal we’re going for: …

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“Watch Dogs 2” How Ubisoft Keeps Its Legacy Alive

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Watching the most recent video of Watch Dogs 2, narrated by Mikel Reparaz, over on the Ubiblog got me thinking; Not just about how much better this one looks, but how Ubisoft is keeping the legacy of its various franchises alive. The video, which highlights ten ways in which Watch Dogs 2 is better than the original, shows a game teeming with concepts …

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“South Park: The Fractured But Whole” Pushed Back to 2017

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Following the ever increasing trend of delaying games for more polish, Ubisoft has decided to hold off on releasing South Park: The Fractured But Whole *giggle* from December 9th until early 2017. They had this to say about the delay on their official blog: South Park: The Fractured But Whole will now launch on Xbox One, Playstation 4 and PC, …

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Ape Escape 2 Was Released Today For PS4!

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Looks like the random appearance of a trophy list for Ape Escape 2 that surfaced four days ago wasn’t so random after all. With little fanfare, Sony has released Ape Escape 2 onto the PlayStation Store today (August 2, 2016). As you can see, the game is $9.99 or just $7.49 if you a member of PS Plus. Either way it’s a …

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Ubisoft’s “The Division” Movie Casts Its First Two Stars.

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It was once a rumor, but now we have proof. “The Division,” a game about cleaning up New York after a massive epidemic wipes out most of the population, is the latest Ubisoft franchise to receive the green light for the silver screen. While no story information has been released, Ubisoft have revealed two major headliners. Jake Gyllenhaal and Jessica Chastain …

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Ape Escape 2 is Newest PS2 Classic to Come to PlayStation 4 (Rumor)

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Exophase, the site that tracks your Xbox Live, Steam, and PSN activity, posted a list of trophies for Ubisoft’s PS2 Classic, Ape Escape 2. The list of 14 trophies appearing on the site strongly suggest Ape Escape 2 is PS4 bound. The trophy list is pretty standard in that all of them are obtainable by basically just playing the game. Included are …

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What Makes a Good Video Game Father

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It’s Father’s Day, and while I may not have any children, I have a father. We all do technically, and we all feel the way we do about them be it positive or negative. I’m not going to talk about the fathers IRL, instead, I wanted to use Father’s Day as a springboard to highlight some of gamings best dads. ***This list …

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Steep: Ubisoft’s New IP (VIDEO)

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At the tail end of their E3 presentation Ubisoft unveiled a brand new IP: Steep. Ubi describes Steep as such: “Ride a massive open world of the Alps and Alaska, where the powder is always fresh and the run never ends. Defy and master the world’s most epic mountains on skis, wingsuit, snowboard, and in paraglide. Go solo or drop …

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