News items tagged with ubisoft

E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

E3 2014 officially begins today but every year it’s the day before – where the big press conferences take place – where all the big announcements, reveals and gameplay footage teasers are re...

By Rob Keyes on 19 June 2018
E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

There’s a reason why gamers look forward to E3 every year. Not only does the show give fans a chance to learn more about already-announced titles, but it’s also used by video game companies to shoc...

By Dalton Cooper on 17 June 2018
AC Odyssey: 4 Pre-Order Versions Available On Xbox One

AC Odyssey: 4 Pre-Order Versions Available On Xbox One

As many expected, Ubisoft dedicated a sizable portion of its E3 2018 Press Conference to officially announcing Assassin’s Creed Odyssey with a reveal trailer detailing the forthcoming action-advent...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 June 2018
Assassin's Creed Ezio Collection Cost, Launch Date Leak

Assassin's Creed Ezio Collection Cost, Launch Date Leak

An online listing further confirms the existence of Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed: Ezio Collection by leaking the forthcoming anthology’s price and release date. Following the recent promo image leak...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 June 2018
‘Assassin’s Creed Anthology’ Confirmed by Ubisoft

‘Assassin’s Creed Anthology’ Confirmed by Ubisoft

The announcement of the Ubisoft wouldn’t simply pack in the only other AC title, the first Assassin’s Creed, for good measure. As it turns out, that was because an even bigger collection, an Assa...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2018
Assassin's Creed Ezio Collection Coming to PS4 and XB1?

Assassin's Creed Ezio Collection Coming to PS4 and XB1?

The Korean Ratings Board lists Assassin’s Creed: Ezio Collection for PS4 and Xbox One, which would presumably bundle together AC2, Brotherhood, and Revelations. At one point, Ubisoft’s Assassin’s C...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 June 2018
Our 5 Wildest 'Assassin's Creed 3' Predictions

Our 5 Wildest 'Assassin's Creed 3' Predictions

Assassin’s Creed 3 looks to tell the grandest story to date, while also saddled with the task of tying up loose ends. Ubisoft maintains that Assassin’s Creed 3 won’t end with a cliffhanger, yet those...

By Andrew Dyce on 15 June 2018
Ubisoft Announces ‘Assassin’s Creed: Ezio Trilogy’ Exclusively for PS3

Ubisoft Announces ‘Assassin’s Creed: Ezio Trilogy’ Exclusively for PS3

Before Ubisoft introduces audiences to the character of Connor, the protagonist in Assassin’s Creed 3, they are offering gamers the opportunity to look back on the franchise’s former hero: Ezio A...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2018
Nominees Announced for 2012 Canadian Videogame Awards

Nominees Announced for 2012 Canadian Videogame Awards

The third annual Canadian Videogame Awards takes place in less than a month and the nominees for this year’s awards were unveiled earlier this week. With a growing presence of developers in Canada,...

By Rob Keyes on 15 June 2018
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

While we live for looking forward to what new games come out each year, we dread the overwhelming process of  picking only a select few to rank as our most anticipated. Starting with a lis...

By Rob Keyes on 15 June 2018
Ubisoft’s E3 Press Conference Preview and Confirmed Announcements

Ubisoft’s E3 Press Conference Preview and Confirmed Announcements

Ubisoft has a lot to celebrate this year and it all begins with their 25th anniversary. From Ubisoft’s humble beginnings as a video game publisher back in 1986 to becoming one of the largest video ga...

By Sebastian Gaweda on 15 June 2018
Ubisoft Abandons DRM Requirement for ‘From Dust’ and ‘Driver: San Francisco

Ubisoft Abandons DRM Requirement for ‘From Dust’ and ‘Driver: San Francisco

While some developers are upping the ante in the ongoing battle against video game piracy, one publisher has actually balked at one of their more ambitious ideas and decided to abandon it entirel...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2018
E3 2011: Ubisoft Press Conference Live Blog

E3 2011: Ubisoft Press Conference Live Blog

Ubisoft is coming to this year’s E3 guns blazing as they kick of their 25th anniversary celebration by treating gamers to new entries in some of their best franchises along with a couple of new I...

By Sebastian Gaweda on 15 June 2018
E3 2011: ‘From Dust’ Hands-On

E3 2011: ‘From Dust’ Hands-On

The next-generation god-game From Dust is due out for on Xbox Live Arcade this July 20th (PS3 and PC shortly after) and Ubisoft Montpellier had a visually captivating experience to present to us...

By John Jacques on 15 June 2018
E3 2011 Awards: Winners

E3 2011 Awards: Winners

Leading up to E3, the Game Rant team put together lists for our most anticipated confirmed games E3 2011 and our most anticipated rumored games. Several of the rumored games did end up being show...

By Rob Keyes on 15 June 2018
From Dust

From Dust

Ubisoft has described From Dust as a spiritual successor to Peter Molyneux’s very successful 1989 game Populous, which is largely considered the very first God-sim game to be released. This isn’t...

By Sebastian Gaweda on 14 June 2018
Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

Game Rant Video Game Awards: Nominations

The wave of major new video game releases has finally settled as 2011 winds down and we prepare to celebrate the new year. But before we look forward to an even bigger year of gaming in 20...

By Rob Keyes on 13 June 2018
E3 2011: Top 5 Gameplay Trailers

E3 2011: Top 5 Gameplay Trailers

As far as game marketing is concerned, it is really tough to top a fantastic trailer. Trailers have a variety of purposes: to tease a game that is still in development or sum up the experience pl...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 June 2018
Weekly Wrap-Up

Weekly Wrap-Up

Several major video games hit store shelves and download services this past week as we approach the beginnings of the exciting fall video game release season and along with a listing of these rev...

By Rob Keyes on 12 June 2018
Far Cry 5 Review

Far Cry 5 Review

While Ubisoft saw some success with the first two Far Cry games, Far Cry 3 is when the series really took off. It delivered a compelling open world game that sold millions of copies and won a numbe...

By Dalton Cooper on 07 June 2018
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 08 May 2018
Trials Evolution

Trials Evolution

Game Rant’s Andrew Dyce reviews Trials Evolution After storming onto the console market with the release and instant success of Trials HD for the Xbox 360, the development team at RedLynx is pro...

By Andrew Dyce on 18 April 2018
 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 15 April 2018
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 15 April 2018
Dead Space Movie Update

Dead Space Movie Update

Despite a few successes peppered over the course of several decades, the general consensus is that video game movies are not only a risky proposition for studios, but most of them are lacking in...

By Anthony Taormina on 11 April 2018
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 09 April 2018
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 09 April 2018
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 09 April 2018
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 09 April 2018
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 09 April 2018
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 09 April 2018
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 01 April 2018
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 01 April 2018
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 01 April 2018
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 01 April 2018
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 01 April 2018
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 01 April 2018
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 01 April 2018
Watch Dogs 2 DLC Delayed Because Multiplayer Was Broken

Watch Dogs 2 DLC Delayed Because Multiplayer Was Broken

Ubisoft announces a new release date for the T-Bone DLC for Watch Dogs 2, which was delayed due to the issues with the game’s seamless online multiplayer feature. As some Watch Dogs 2 fans may reca...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 April 2018
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.

By Kyle Sledge on 14 June 2016
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ ‘Far Cry 3,’ and ‘Halo 4’ headline the nominees for the 2013 D.I.C.E. Awards. Check out the full list of nominations right here!

By Jeff Schille on 18 June 2013