Assassin's Creed Victory Leak

Details on the next major Assassin’s Creed game leaked early

By on December 3, 2014 at 7:15 PM.

Details on the next major Assassin’s Creed game leaked early

According to reliable information obtained by Kotaku, the next entry in the Assassin’s Creed series will be set in London’s Victorian era and is currently in development at Ubisoft’s Quebec studio. Assassin’s Creed Victory, as it is currently known, will release next fall exclusively for the PS4, Xbox One and PC. More →

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Assassin's Creed Unity Paris

Brilliant photos show how modern-day Paris compares to Paris in Assassin’s Creed Unity

By on December 2, 2014 at 12:25 PM.

Brilliant photos show how modern-day Paris compares to Paris in Assassin’s Creed Unity

Plenty of complaints have been leveled against Assassin’s Creed Unity, the first current-gen exclusive for the series, but everyone can agree that Ubisoft’s virtual recreation of Paris is a remarkable achievement. Yes, the world of Unity is massive and beautiful, but does it bear any resemblance to the real world locations it represents?

That’s exactly what Damien Hypolite, a fan of the series and an employee of French science magazine Sciences et Avenir, wanted to find out. More →

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EA Vs. Ubisoft

Ubisoft is working hard to take EA’s crown as the world’s most hated gaming publisher

By on November 27, 2014 at 6:00 PM.

Ubisoft is working hard to take EA’s crown as the world’s most hated gaming publisher

For a long time, we didn’t think any company could ever rouse the gaming community’s ire as much as EA does on a regular basis. That said, Ubisoft has made a number of blunders recently that show it has definite ambitions for taking EA’s crown as the world’s most hated gaming publisher. More →

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Assassin's Creed Unity Glitches

These are the most ridiculous Assassin’s Creed Unity glitches

By on November 14, 2014 at 2:55 PM.

These are the most ridiculous Assassin’s Creed Unity glitches

Earlier this week, Ubisoft released the first Assassin’s Creed game exclusive to the new-generation consoles. Assassin’s Creed Unity takes the series back to its roots, eschewing the naval combat and complicated modern day story of Black Flag for a more traditional adventure. Unfortunately, the game shipped with its fair share of bugs, resulting in plenty of negative reviews. More →

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Assassin's Creed Unity Clueless Gamer

The funniest thing you’ll see today: Conan reviews ‘Assassin’s Creed Unity’

By on November 11, 2014 at 3:39 PM.

The funniest thing you’ll see today: Conan reviews ‘Assassin’s Creed Unity’

In the midst of a busy holiday season for game releases, there are a few staple franchises that being updated for the new generation of consoles. One of them is Assassin’s Creed Unity, and Conan O’Brien is back in the saddle as the Clueless Gamer to review the first current-gen exclusive of the popular open-world series. More →

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Xbox One Assassin's Creed Bundle

The latest Xbox One bundle contains two free Assassin’s Creed games

By on October 15, 2014 at 7:25 PM.

The latest Xbox One bundle contains two free Assassin’s Creed games

Microsoft announced on Wednesday that it had partnered with Ubisoft in order to bring two new Xbox One bundles to market this holiday season. The Xbox One Assassin’s Creed Bundle will contain free digital downloads of both the upcoming Assassin’s Creed Unity and last year’s Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag for $399. There will also be a $499 bundle which will include a Kinect. Both bundles will be available worldwide on November 2nd, but Unity won’t be playable until its release on November 14th. More →

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Assassin's Creed Rogue Release Date

This great-looking new Assassin’s Creed title will be for old-school gamers only

By on August 5, 2014 at 5:07 PM.

This great-looking new Assassin’s Creed title will be for old-school gamers only

Even if you haven’t made the jump to the new generation of console quite yet, you’re still going to get an Assassin’s Creed title this holiday season. Game Informer revealed on Tuesday that Assassin’s Creed Rogue, a game exclusive to the PS3 and Xbox 360, will be gracing the cover of the September issue. More →

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Watch Dogs Graphics Mods

This free mod makes Watch Dogs look more gorgeous than ever before

By on July 22, 2014 at 10:25 PM.

This free mod makes Watch Dogs look more gorgeous than ever before

Watch Dogs is one of the best games of the year and a decent showcase title for the new generation consoles, but it still doesn’t stand up to the seemingly professionally doctored demo from E3 2012. What we saw two years ago was a game that looked more stunning than just about anything else on the market — the reality wasn’t quite as impressive. Now, just two months after the game’s release, PC modder Federico Rojas (aka TheWorst) has released the final version of his graphics mod for Watch Dogs on the PC, bringing the retail release up to speed with the pipe dream from the original demo. More →

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E3 2014 Top 5 Ubisoft Games

Ubisoft debuted some of the best-looking games of E3 2014 – here are the 5 most exciting ones

By on June 10, 2014 at 3:01 PM.

Ubisoft debuted some of the best-looking games of E3 2014 – here are the 5 most exciting ones

Ubisoft is on a roll. Between Assassin’s Creed, Far Cry and now Watch Dogs, Ubisoft has a stable of some of the most popular franchises on the market, and the company didn’t disappoint with another huge showing at E3 this year. There weren’t many surprises, but unlike some of the other conferences, many of the games Ubisoft presented will actually be on store shelves at some point this year. This isn’t an outline of the new generation — these are games we’ll all be playing in just a few months. More →

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Watch Dogs Review

Does Watch Dogs live up to the massive hype?

By on June 4, 2014 at 2:15 PM.

Does Watch Dogs live up to the massive hype?

What happens when a game takes on a life of its own? When developers make promises that they aren’t going to be able to keep, gamers usually call them out right away. No matter how good your game turns out to be, the chances of it being revolutionary are slim to none, but through some of the most masterful marketing we’re likely to see this generation, Watch Dogs kept everyone captivated until its release, quickly breaking every Ubisoft sales record in its path.

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Watch Dogs First Week Sales

Watch Dogs surpasses 4 million sales after just one week

By on June 3, 2014 at 7:30 PM.

Watch Dogs surpasses 4 million sales after just one week

The hits just keep coming for the game that helped define the new generation of consoles. Ubisoft announced on Tuesday that Watch Dogs sold over 4 million copies in its first week on store shelves. That makes it not only the fastest-selling game Ubisoft has ever released, Watch Dogs now holds the title of fastest-selling new IP at launch in the history of video games. At this point, there aren’t many records left for the open-world adventure to break. More →

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Watch Dogs Day One Sales

Watch Dogs is Ubisoft’s fastest selling game ever

By on May 29, 2014 at 8:45 PM.

Watch Dogs is Ubisoft’s fastest selling game ever

There was little doubt that Watch Dogs was going to be a success based on the unprecedented hype and inescapable marketing campaign, but even Ubisoft was pleasantly surprised by the sales figures after just 24 hours. According to a post on the Ubisoft blog, Watch Dogs sold more copies in 24 hours than any other title in the history of the company. More →

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