News items tagged with ubisoft

For Honor Devs Dispute Low Player Count Reports

For Honor Devs Dispute Low Player Count Reports

Since its hype-fueled launch, Ubisoft’s For Honor has been widely criticized for a range of issues such as poor server stability, lack of balance, and unfair in-game prices. Due to the numerous iss...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 February 2018
South Park The Fractured But Whole Gameplay Walkthrough

South Park The Fractured But Whole Gameplay Walkthrough

With South Park: The Fractured But Whole‘s release date not too far off, Ubisoft has decided to pull back the curtain a little bit farther on the development of the forthcoming role-playing game so...

By Kyle Sledge on 20 February 2018
XCOM Dev Responds to Mario + Rabbids Comparisons

XCOM Dev Responds to Mario + Rabbids Comparisons

When Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle was announced at E3 2017, many began to highlight the similarities between the colorful RPG and the Firaxis-developed XCOM games. Now, Firaxis has given a respon...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 February 2018
South Park: The Fractured But Whole Coming to Switch?

South Park: The Fractured But Whole Coming to Switch?

So far, Nintendo has managed to build an impressive library for the Nintendo Switch, comprised of strong first-party exclusives and plenty of third-party ports. While Nintendo itself recently annou...

By Dalton Cooper on 20 February 2018
Mario + Rabbids: New Trailers Hit, Co-op Detailed

Mario + Rabbids: New Trailers Hit, Co-op Detailed

Since launching this past March, there’s been no shortage of exclusive software to keep Nintendo Switch owners entertained. Almost every month so far has seen a noteworthy exclusive arriving for th...

By Riley Little on 20 February 2018
How Assassin's Creed Connects to Watch Dogs

How Assassin's Creed Connects to Watch Dogs

While Assassin’s Creed Origins might focus primarily on main character Bayek’s journey through ancient Egypt, the game has also managed to sneak in some more of the modern day gameplay that the ser...

By Cody Gravelle on 19 February 2018
5 Things You Didn't Know About Far Cry 5

5 Things You Didn't Know About Far Cry 5

Far Cry 5 represents a radical departure for the series, which will come to the rural United States after sojourns into the frontiers of tropical islands and the Himalayas. Since leaks about Far Cr...

By Cody Gravelle on 19 February 2018
Far Cry 5 Director Discusses Setting and Themes

Far Cry 5 Director Discusses Setting and Themes

Ever since the reveal of Far Cry 5 in May of this year, there has been widespread speculation about whether the decision to set the game in America will prove controversial. The game’s creative dir...

By Matt Morgans on 18 February 2018
Assassin's Creed: Origins Adds Nightmare Difficulty

Assassin's Creed: Origins Adds Nightmare Difficulty

Over the weekend, Ubisoft revealed a new title update for Assassin’s Creed: Origins that promises many new features for the game, including a nightmare difficulty and horde mode. Fans may be excite...

By Joshua Duckworth on 17 February 2018
Weekly Video Game News Roundup: April 1st

Weekly Video Game News Roundup: April 1st

In this week’s roundup, we talk about the new Capcom retail store and their many sculptures, some upcoming free-to-play games, Remedy’s mysterious next-gen title, what we know about Obsidian’s Ki...

By Curt Hutson on 16 February 2018
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 16 February 2018
Far Cry 5 Season Pass Has Zombies, Aliens, and More

Far Cry 5 Season Pass Has Zombies, Aliens, and More

Far Cry 5 is still a couple of months away from release, but that hasn’t stopped Ubisoft from detailing what’s included in the game’s season pass. As announced today, Far Cry 5‘s season pass will i...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 February 2018
Far Cry 5 Releases a New Story Trailer

Far Cry 5 Releases a New Story Trailer

There’s no question that many consider Ubisoft’s forthcoming first-person shooter Far Cry 5 to be one of the most highly anticipated video games in 2018, with a plethora of fans excited at the pros...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 February 2018
Assassin's Creed Origins' New DLC Pack is Overpriced

Assassin's Creed Origins' New DLC Pack is Overpriced

Assassin’s Creed Origins has an extensive DLC schedule that will give players plenty of things to do and new items to collect post-launch. But the latest downloadable content pack for the game is l...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 February 2018
Far Cry 5's Boomer Wants to Be Your Fave Video Game Dog

Far Cry 5's Boomer Wants to Be Your Fave Video Game Dog

Far Cry 5 is going to bring players right in the middle of the United States, and what’s more American than having a dog close by at one’s side? In a recent set of tweets, Ubisoft put Far Cry 5‘s d...

By Mark Knapp on 15 February 2018
Assassin's Creed Origins Reveals Second DLC Launch Date

Assassin's Creed Origins Reveals Second DLC Launch Date

Following a short hiatus after deciding to take Assassin’s Creed off of its annual release cycle, Assassin’s Creed Origins sought to address many of the concerns from fans and critics alike. With a...

By Derek Nichols on 15 February 2018
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 14 February 2018
Ubisoft Bans Division Player for Creating Photo Mode

Ubisoft Bans Division Player for Creating Photo Mode

News stories reporting on a player being permanently banned from a massively popular multiplayer title often detail how the player attempted to cheat. However, it isn’t very often that a modder rec...

By Gabriella Ferreira on 14 February 2018
‘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

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 14 February 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 2012, l...

By Rob Keyes on 14 February 2018
Why Assassin's Creed Origins Doesn't Have Multiplayer

Why Assassin's Creed Origins Doesn't Have Multiplayer

The Assassin’s Creed Origins reviews are in and critics say that Ubisoft has made positive tweaks to the open-world, stealth formula and that the game’s recreation of Egypt looks incredible. But wh...

By Jasmine Henry on 13 February 2018
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 12 February 2018
Assassin's Creed Origins Has a Big Day One Update

Assassin's Creed Origins Has a Big Day One Update

For fans of video games, it doesn’t get much bigger than this week which features multiple big-name releases. Destiny 2 kicked things off earlier in the week, finally launching for PC players, whil...

By Derek Nichols on 12 February 2018
Assassin's Creed Origins: Desert Oath Review

Assassin's Creed Origins: Desert Oath Review

Assassin’s Creed: Origins may be the best example of Ubisoft’s dedication to world-building yet. During several hands-on sessions earlier this year, Game Rant discovered that the world of Ancient E...

By Cody Gravelle on 11 February 2018
Next Assassin's Creed Codenamed Dynasty?

Next Assassin's Creed Codenamed Dynasty?

The rumor mill has begun turning on the next Assassin’s Creed title, with the codename “Dynasty” circulating thanks to someone who allegedly worked at Technicolor on the animation for the project....

By Olivia Falk on 10 February 2018
News Wrap Up: Mega Man FPS, Halo 4 Microtransactions, SNES Mod & More!

News Wrap Up: Mega Man FPS, Halo 4 Microtransactions, SNES Mod & More!

It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing this year and next, and share a few details you may have missed. Mega Man still can’t get a fair shake from Capcom, Halo 4 will proba...

By Rob Keyes on 09 February 2018
Ubisoft Artist Hints at Assassin's Creed Viking Game?

Ubisoft Artist Hints at Assassin's Creed Viking Game?

Assassin’s Creed Origins received critical acclaim when it was released last year. The game takes players to ancient Egypt – an era which fans have been demanding to go almost since the series’ inc...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 February 2018
Far Cry 3: Classic Edition Coming Later This Year

Far Cry 3: Classic Edition Coming Later This Year

Today, the video game publisher and developer Ubisoft officially announced its decision to bring the first-person shooter Far Cry 3 to current generation systems, with the title set to receive a “C...

By Kyle Sledge on 06 February 2018
Rainbow Six Siege Reveals Operation Chimera Characters

Rainbow Six Siege Reveals Operation Chimera Characters

After two successful years of post-launch content, Rainbow Six Siege continues to defy expectations as its fan base and popularity continues to grow. To keep that momentum rolling, Ubisoft is prepa...

By Derek Nichols on 06 February 2018
Rainbow Six Siege Year 3 Roadmap Revealed

Rainbow Six Siege Year 3 Roadmap Revealed

Ubisoft has officially unveiled its Rainbow Six Siege Year 3 Roadmap in all its entirety, revealing 4 seasons that diverge from the traditional release structure that the studio has previously foll...

By John Jacques on 06 February 2018
Rainbow Six Siege Outbreak Adds New Maps

Rainbow Six Siege Outbreak Adds New Maps

The mystery surrounding Operation Chimera and the limited time event known as Outbreak for Rainbow Six Siege is quickly coming to an end. Ubisoft has been revealing new information on the first sea...

By Derek Nichols on 06 February 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 05 February 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 02 February 2018
Assassin's Creed Origins: How to Earn Money Fast

Assassin's Creed Origins: How to Earn Money Fast

The day is finally here and Assassin’s Creed: Origins has released worldwide, taking fans of the series back to ancient Egypt and the beginning of the centuries-long conflict between the Brotherhoo...

By Maxwell Jeffery on 01 February 2018
Final Fantasy 15 Easter Egg Discovered in AC: Origins?

Final Fantasy 15 Easter Egg Discovered in AC: Origins?

While it was previously confirmed both Assassin’s Creed: Origins and Final Fantasy 15 would have respective content for each other, how that would appear in Assassin’s Creed: Origins had not been r...

By Joshua Duckworth on 01 February 2018
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 2018
Ubisoft Server Switch Leave Some PC Games Unplayable

Ubisoft Server Switch Leave Some PC Games Unplayable

Chalk up yet another gamer headache to the growing proclivity of DRM in PC games. Ubisoft, perhaps the biggest proponent of DRM, promised that when transitioning their game servers players of a s...

By Anthony Taormina on 30 January 2018
Driver: San Francisco Races to a September Release

Driver: San Francisco Races to a September Release

Like a note to share with the rest of the class, Ubisoft passed around a release schedule for some of its upcoming titles for the year. Among those dates was a time frame for the launch of Driver...

By Aaron Leach on 30 January 2018
Ubisoft Delays New Driver and Ghost Recon Games

Ubisoft Delays New Driver and Ghost Recon Games

Ubisoft’s latest quarterly earning call might not be the most exciting place to discover news, but for expectant fans of the Ghost Recon and Driver franchises, it does at least shed some light on...

By Shaun Kelly on 30 January 2018
Rainbow Six Siege Price Lowered After Backlash

Rainbow Six Siege Price Lowered After Backlash

Recently, it was announced by Ubisoft that Rainbow Six Siege would receive a significant price hike. This hike redubbed the standard version of the game as the Advanced edition and increased the pr...

By Joshua Duckworth on 30 January 2018
Here's Why Far Cry 5 Doesn't Have Towers or a Mini-Map

Here's Why Far Cry 5 Doesn't Have Towers or a Mini-Map

Ubisoft has a lot of plans for Far Cry 5 to make it one of the most unique offerings in the franchise, including the omission of towers and a mini-map. Now, Ubisoft has opened up about why it is ma...

By Boston Blake on 30 January 2018
Far Cry 5 Will Be 'Different Experience' for Players

Far Cry 5 Will Be 'Different Experience' for Players

Far Cry 5 looks and feels like the kind of game that will mark a critical moment in Ubisoft’s frontier exploring franchise. While the series’ previous titles have had the same kind of storyline str...

By Cody Gravelle on 29 January 2018
Driver: San Francisco

Driver: San Francisco

The Driver franchise has seen its share of ups and downs. The first two games in the series were big successes in their time, and while Driv3r was poorly recieved, it went on to sell well. The la...

By Sebastian Gaweda on 28 January 2018
Far Cry 5: Surviving The NPCs of Hope County, Montana

Far Cry 5: Surviving The NPCs of Hope County, Montana

Just like the company did last year with Watch Dogs 2, Ubisoft is announcing previously unrevealed games prior to next months annual E3 event. Earlier today, Far Cry 5 was formally announced, showi...

By Derek Nichols on 27 January 2018
Mario + Rabbids Trailer Introduces New Character

Mario + Rabbids Trailer Introduces New Character

In a new trailer, Nintendo and Ubisoft announce DLC for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle that is adding one of Mario’s longtime frenemies as a playable hero.

By Derek Nichols on 20 January 2018
Splinter Cell Fan Film Releases Part 2

Splinter Cell Fan Film Releases Part 2

Ubisoft’s Splinter Cell franchise has been dormant for quite awhile, with the latest game in the series releasing back in 2013. While no new game has been announced quite yet, Atomic Productions ha...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 January 2018
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 18 January 2018
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 18 January 2018
Ubisoft Happy Red Dead Redemption 2 Got Delayed

Ubisoft Happy Red Dead Redemption 2 Got Delayed

Ubisoft Chief Financial Officer Alain Martinez was more than willing to admit that Red Dead Redemption 2‘s delay would only mean good things for the publisher’s remaining 2017 games. The CFO was ca...

By Rory Young on 18 January 2018
South Park Guide: Where to Find All Yaoi Fan Art

South Park Guide: Where to Find All Yaoi Fan Art

In South Park: The Stick of Truth, players were tasked with finding all the Chinpokomon hidden throughout the town of South Park. The sequel, South Park: The Fractured But Whole, has its own set of...

By Dalton Cooper on 14 January 2018
South Park: TFBW Has Funny Message for Cheaters

South Park: TFBW Has Funny Message for Cheaters

Although it’s Batman that’s known as the world’s greatest detective, The New Kid from South Park: The Fractured but Whole is also expected to showcase some pretty solid investigative powers from ti...

By Rob Gordon on 14 January 2018
South Park: TFBW Trailers Detail Different Factions

South Park: TFBW Trailers Detail Different Factions

As implied by the title South Park: The Fractured But Whole, the forthcoming role-playing game from Ubisoft based on the popular animated television show on Comedy Central is more than just a silly...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 January 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 13 January 2018
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle: Mario Trailer

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle: Mario Trailer

Later this month, Ubisoft will unleash Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, its take on the strategy formula of the XCOM franchise. Now, the studio has released a brand new trailer that delves into what...

By Brad Jones on 12 January 2018
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 11 January 2018
Mario and Rabbids Developer Pokes Fun at Emotional E3

Mario and Rabbids Developer Pokes Fun at Emotional E3

Although the announcement of Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle might not have been the most surprising announcement of E3 2017, given that a Mario meets Rabbids game had been rumored for some time, bu...

By Rob Gordon on 08 January 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 06 January 2018
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Announced for Switch

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Announced for Switch

On-stage at E3 Ubisoft’s Yves Guillemot and Nintendo’s Shigeru Miyamoto announced they were partnering to create the crossover adventure, Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle for the Nintendo Switch. Kin...

By Rory Young on 06 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 02 January 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 30 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 29 December 2017
The Division Details Update 1.8; DLC Free This Weekend

The Division Details Update 1.8; DLC Free This Weekend

There’s no doubt that 2017 has been a big year for Ubisoft, as the company has released plenty of major new games such as Assassin’s Creed Origins and South Park: The Fractured But Whole. Of course...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 December 2017
Rainbow Six Siege Year 3 Season Pass Exclusive Content

Rainbow Six Siege Year 3 Season Pass Exclusive Content

Rainbow Six Siege continues to be a force to be reckoned with for Ubisoft. After a tough launch two years ago with server issues and slower than expected sales, the game has grown exponentially tha...

By Derek Nichols on 25 December 2017
Mario + Rabbids Story DLC Release Date Leaks?

Mario + Rabbids Story DLC Release Date Leaks?

A listing on the Japanese eShop page for Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle’s expansion pass potentially leaks the release date for the game’s first story DLC.

By Kyle Sledge on 20 December 2017
Ghost Recon: Wildlands Teases Predator Crossover Event

Ghost Recon: Wildlands Teases Predator Crossover Event

About a couple of months back, Ubisoft serviced its fan base by delivering on a promise to bring one of the most highly requested features to its tactical shooter Ghost Recon: Wildlands by adding a...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 December 2017
Ghost Recon: Wildlands Shows Predator Combat, Rewards

Ghost Recon: Wildlands Shows Predator Combat, Rewards

Just yesterday, Ubisoft hinted at a Predator crossover event coming to the tactical team-based shooter Ghost Recon: Wildlands called “The Hunt” with the release of a brief teaser clip featuring the...

By Kyle Sledge on 17 December 2017
For Honor Beats Horizon Zero Dawn in PS4 Sales Chart

For Honor Beats Horizon Zero Dawn in PS4 Sales Chart

For Honor has beaten Horizon Zero Dawn in the latest PS4 sales chart. Ubisoft’s action-packed fighting game was the most downloaded game for PS4 from the PlayStation Store during February, managing...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 December 2017
Ubisoft Makes More Money from DLC Than Game Sales

Ubisoft Makes More Money from DLC Than Game Sales

Many Ubisoft games feature microtransactions and DLC, such as the recently released Assassin’s Creed Origins. And while some fans are frustrated with the way that microtransactions are included in...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 December 2017
VR Star Trek Game Delayed to 2017

VR Star Trek Game Delayed to 2017

Ubisoft announces that the upcoming virtual reality game Star Trek: Bridge Crew has been delayed on PC and PS4 across HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, and PlayStation VR. Out of all the virtual reality games...

By Dalton Cooper on 08 December 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 08 December 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 08 December 2017
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 list of...

By Rob Keyes on 07 December 2017
Star Trek: Bridge Crew Gets Star-Filled VR Trailer

Star Trek: Bridge Crew Gets Star-Filled VR Trailer

Ubisoft reveals a trailer for virtual reality title Star Trek: Bridge Crew, with the VR project’s debut featuring a number of Star Trek alumni from across generations. If there’s one thing that can...

By Rob Gordon on 03 December 2017
Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, Papa & Yo, Tony Hawk HD

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, Papa & Yo, Tony Hawk HD

Pretty scarce pickings for this week’s game trailer roundup. Considering the past week was host to GDC, there was an expectation to see a lot of fancy trailers, and there were quite a few includi...

By Trung Bui on 29 November 2017
News Wrap Up: Xbox One Covers, Ubisoft MMO, GT6, Minecraft & More!

News Wrap Up: Xbox One Covers, Ubisoft MMO, GT6, Minecraft & More!

It’s time to play catch-up on a few key games that are releasing later this year and share some fun news bits for some of our recent favorites. We’re going to look at the Xbox One covers of Quant...

By Rob Keyes on 27 November 2017
Lollipop Chainsaw, Witcher 2, Jetpack Joyride, Game of Thrones, Tiger Woods, Sleeping Dogs, Ghost Recon Online

Lollipop Chainsaw, Witcher 2, Jetpack Joyride, Game of Thrones, Tiger Woods, Sleeping Dogs, Ghost Recon Online

Greetings fellow gamers. This week’s trailer and video roundup features a whole slew of random chaos, offering plenty of new gameplay footage, story bits and gameplay features across a variety of...

By Tyler Schirado on 26 November 2017
Trailer Roundup: Spec Ops: The Line, The Witcher, Ghost Recon Future Soldier

Trailer Roundup: Spec Ops: The Line, The Witcher, Ghost Recon Future Soldier

Howdy fellas, it’s that time of the week again – to set your sights on a hoard of entertaining new video game trailers! There’s a lot of good ones this week. Some detail the plots of their respec...

By Tyler Schirado on 26 November 2017
New Rainbow Six Siege White Noise Operator Revealed

New Rainbow Six Siege White Noise Operator Revealed

Ubisoft has now revealed the eighth and final operator of its adjusted second year content for Rainbow Six Siege. The studio had to recalibrate its content schedule to accommodate Operation Health,...

By John Jacques on 24 November 2017
Rainbow Six Siege Getting Zombie Mode?

Rainbow Six Siege Getting Zombie Mode?

Ubisoft has just made some major announcements for its third year of Rainbow Six Siege content, confirming one rumor that many gamers had regarded as being too far-fetched. During the Pro League li...

By John Jacques on 24 November 2017
For Honor Season 4 Launches Today With New Classes

For Honor Season 4 Launches Today With New Classes

Season 4 is finally here for Ubisoft’s For Honor, bringing with it new characters, maps, and a new Tribute game mode for the game’s dedicated fan base to explore.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 21 November 2017
Rainbow Six Siege White Noise Operator Leaks

Rainbow Six Siege White Noise Operator Leaks

Rainbow Six Siege continues to defy standards, growing in popularity the further the game moves from its release. With continued momentum, Ubisoft has confirmed that the studio is working on a thir...

By Derek Nichols on 20 November 2017
South Park Mobile Game Makes Fun of Microtransactions

South Park Mobile Game Makes Fun of Microtransactions

South Park games have never shied away from touchy subjects, like when Fractured But Whole based game difficulty on the color of the player’s skin. In the gaming industry, companies have been quick...

By John Jacques on 15 November 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 November 2017
Rainbow Six Siege Reveals New DLC and Year 3 Content

Rainbow Six Siege Reveals New DLC and Year 3 Content

After weathering an underwhelming launch window and server issues, Rainbow Six Siege has defied the odds by continually gaining new momentum and a larger player base almost two years after release....

By Derek Nichols on 09 November 2017
Assasin's Creed Origins Will Be 'Completely Reinvented'

Assasin's Creed Origins Will Be 'Completely Reinvented'

Assassin’s Creed Origins is in a unique position for a modern Assassin’s Creed game. Ubisoft’s approach to one of its most successful franchises has often been to churn out as many new games as pos...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 November 2017
Assassin’s Creed Origins to Get Free Roam Mode

Assassin’s Creed Origins to Get Free Roam Mode

Without a doubt, the Assassin’s Creed franchise is often best known for its combat elements, but the publisher and developer Ubisoft has decided to take a chance with the inclusion of a brand new b...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 October 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 28 October 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins Has Series' Biggest World Yet

Assassin's Creed Origins Has Series' Biggest World Yet

As explained during a recent interview with Game Rant, Assassin’s Creed Origins‘ director Ashraf Ismail touched on how the extra year off for the series was able to help make people excited for the...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 October 2017
AC Origins Debuts Cinematic Trailer at Gamescom 2017

AC Origins Debuts Cinematic Trailer at Gamescom 2017

Today, during Microsoft’s presentation for gamescom 2017, the publisher and developer Ubisoft unveiled a brand new cinematic trailer for the forthcoming action-adventure title, Assassin’s Creed Ori...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 October 2017
FF15 and Assassin's Creed Origins Collab Announced

FF15 and Assassin's Creed Origins Collab Announced

Two of the most popular franchises in the world announced a collaboration today at Gamescom, and it’s a bizarre one – Final Fantasy 15 and Assassin’s Creed Origins will be paying homage to each oth...

By Cody Gravelle on 26 October 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins' Open World is Incredible

Assassin's Creed Origins' Open World is Incredible

Assassin’s Creed Origins has a lot of anticipation fuelling its release – it’s the first time the main series has taken a break from its yearly release schedule since 2013, and will mark the first...

By Cody Gravelle on 25 October 2017
New South Park: The Fractured But Whole Trailer

New South Park: The Fractured But Whole Trailer

With the latest iteration of the South Park RPG game series from Ubisoft being stricken by similar delays to the first entry, players were eagerly expecting news on the title at E3 2017. Ubisoft ca...

By Sarah Fields on 22 October 2017
South Park: The Fractured but Whole Review

South Park: The Fractured but Whole Review

South Park: The Fractured but Whole builds upon the success of The Stick of Truth, delivering an equally hilarious look at superheroes while upturning many video game tropes.

By Rob Gordon on 19 October 2017
South Park: The Fractured But Whole Season Pass Details

South Park: The Fractured But Whole Season Pass Details

Ubisoft unveils South Park: The Fractured But Whole’s Seasons Pass, which features two story-based expansion DLCs, a new challenge mode, and ‘Day One’ DLC.

By Rory Young on 19 October 2017
GameStop Selling South Park Fart Pillow

GameStop Selling South Park Fart Pillow

Ubisoft releases a South Park: The Fractured but Whole fart pillow to coincide with the launch of the game, with the merch now available from GameStop.

By Rob Gordon on 19 October 2017
South Park Guide: How to Get A Lot of Might Early

South Park Guide: How to Get A Lot of Might Early

For those looking to earn as much Might as possible in the early stages of South Park: The Fractured But Whole, here is where to find the best artifacts.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 October 2017
South Park Guide: Every Easter Egg in the Game

South Park Guide: Every Easter Egg in the Game

South Park: The Fractured But Whole is filled with easter eggs and secrets for fans to discover. Here is where to find the biggest easter eggs in the game.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 October 2017
South Park Guide: How to Fight Morgan Freeman

South Park Guide: How to Fight Morgan Freeman

Morgan Freeman is a unique character in South Park: The Fractured But Whole, and he is also one of the toughest bosses in the game. Here is how to fight him.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 October 2017
How Long to Beat South Park: The Fractured But Whole

How Long to Beat South Park: The Fractured But Whole

Going for a fast playthrough, want to complete all the main missions, or doing a little bit of both. Here’s how long it takes to beat South Park: The Fractured But Whole

By Anthony Taormina on 19 October 2017
South Park Boss Fight Has A Lot of Problems

South Park Boss Fight Has A Lot of Problems

One lengthy boss fight near the end of South Park: The Fractured But Whole’s main quest is found to have numerous issues that force players to restart the fight.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 October 2017
E3 2010: Live from the Ubisoft Conference

E3 2010: Live from the Ubisoft Conference

The Game Rant crew will be live-blogging the Ubisoft Press Conference here at starting at 5 p.m. EST/8 p.m. PST.  Be sure to tune in below! Ubisoft Press Conference Stay tuned into Game Rant fo...

By Jason Weissman on 17 October 2017
South Park: The Fractured But Whole Release Date

South Park: The Fractured But Whole Release Date

Ubisoft sets a new release date for South Park: The Fractured But Whole. The upcoming RPG once again follows The New Kid as they embark on a somewhat superhero-themed adventure. Today, Ubisoft has co...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 October 2017
South Park: The Fractured But Whole E3 2017 Hands-On

South Park: The Fractured But Whole E3 2017 Hands-On

South Park: The Fracture But Whole is foul in the best way possible. There was some fear that the show’s creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone might not be able to capture the same gaming-based light...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 October 2017
‘Child of Eden’ Gets Xbox 360 Release Date, No PS3 Date Yet

‘Child of Eden’ Gets Xbox 360 Release Date, No PS3 Date Yet

As far as games that show off the artistic capability of the Kinect go, it’s rather hard to top Child of Eden. While the game might not necessarily have the flash or the mass-market appeal that s...

By Anthony Taormina on 17 October 2017
Ubisoft Claims to be Top Kinect Third Party Developer

Ubisoft Claims to be Top Kinect Third Party Developer

Ubisoft is known for many things including, Assassin’s Creed, Splinter Cell, Rainbow Six, Far Cry and of course this list wouldn’t be complete without mention of the Rayman franchise. Now Ubisoft...

By Sebastian Gaweda on 17 October 2017
PAX East 2011: Child of Eden Hands-On

PAX East 2011: Child of Eden Hands-On

One of the more prominent booths on PAX East‘s exhibition floor this year was the one showcasing Ubisoft’s Child of Eden — the psychotropic audio/visual extravaganza for Kinect. If you didn’t al...

By Steve Pendlebury on 17 October 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins: Year Off Helped Game 'A Lot'

Assassin's Creed Origins: Year Off Helped Game 'A Lot'

When Ubisoft made the choice not to release an Assassin’s Creed title in 2016, the decision was controversial. Despite the year off only representing less than a two-year break for the series, fans...

By Cody Gravelle on 17 October 2017
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The complete list of 2011 Spike Video Game Awards nominees have been announced! Every year since 2003, Spike has honored the best in video gaming with a ceremony celebrating all that we love. The...

By Tyler Schirado on 17 October 2017
AC Origins Director Explains Combat Changes

AC Origins Director Explains Combat Changes

Assassin’s Creed: Origins is still a few months away from its October 27 release, but that hasn’t stopped the hype train from rolling out ahead of time. Joining in on the pre-launch excitement is g...

By AJ Caulfield on 17 October 2017
‘Child of Eden’ Moves to PlayStation 3 This September

‘Child of Eden’ Moves to PlayStation 3 This September

Child of Eden, Tetsuya Mizuguchi’s Kinect-powered techno-psychedelic musical-shooter/tone poem on the nature of digital existence, is finally ready to complete its long journey to the PlayStation...

By Jeff Schille on 16 October 2017
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 15 October 2017
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 15 October 2017
From Dust

From Dust

Game Rant’s Ryan Blanchard reviews From Dust Video games as a medium allow users to escape into a fantasy world where the rules of reality don’t apply. They can transport gamers to far away local...

By Ryan Blanchard on 15 October 2017
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 October 2017
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 14 October 2017
Conan Plays Assassin's Creed Origins with Aaron Rodgers

Conan Plays Assassin's Creed Origins with Aaron Rodgers

Conan O’Brien hosts another Clueless Gamer segment, this time playing Assassin’s Creed Origins with Aaron Rodgers, the injured Green Bay Packers quarterback.

By Jasmine Henry on 11 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 06 October 2017
The Division Has New RPM Glitch for Weapons

The Division Has New RPM Glitch for Weapons

A new, easily accessible exploit has been discovered in The Division that is causing a stir within the community. Players are able to swap out a certain weapon attachment in a very specific way tha...

By Rory Young on 02 October 2017
Ni no Kuni, Prototype 2, Forza Motorsport, PES 2013, Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, and More.

Ni no Kuni, Prototype 2, Forza Motorsport, PES 2013, Ghost Recon: Future Soldier, and More.

There is a lot of chaos going on in the trailer roundup this week. We’ve got twelve awesome videos that are packed full of action, adventure, and a little bit of fantasy. Some of these games are...

By Tyler Schirado on 01 October 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 26 September 2017
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 21 September 2017
For Honor Trailer Reveals The Brand New Tribute Mode

For Honor Trailer Reveals The Brand New Tribute Mode

In a new trailer, Ubisoft reveals a new mode called Tribute in For Honor where two teams of four battle over three offerings which grant team-wide bonuses.

By Derek Nichols on 21 September 2017
South Park: Fractured But Whole Goes Gold, Gets Trailer

South Park: Fractured But Whole Goes Gold, Gets Trailer

Ubisoft confirms that South Park: The Fractured But Whole has gone gold, and to celebrate the company has released a brand new, fish-filled trailer for the game.

By Riley Little on 19 September 2017
South Park: TFBW is Uncensored Worldwide

South Park: TFBW is Uncensored Worldwide

The publisher and developer Ubisoft officially confirms that its forthcoming RPG South Park: The Fractured But Whole will be uncensored on a worldwide scale.

By Kyle Sledge on 19 September 2017
South Park Has Satirical Approach to Difficulty

South Park Has Satirical Approach to Difficulty

In a unique twist on selecting game difficulty, South Park: The Fractured But Whole’s difficulty level changes based on the player character’s skin tone.

By Dalton Cooper on 19 September 2017
Ubisoft Announces Shooter Atomega from Grow Home Devs

Ubisoft Announces Shooter Atomega from Grow Home Devs

The next project from the Ubisoft team behind Grow Home and Grow Up has been announced. It’s another small-scale project, but hugely different from what Ubisoft Reflections has created prior. Intro...

By Rory Young on 16 September 2017
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 11 September 2017
‘Trials Evolution’ Sets XBLA Single Day Sales Record

‘Trials Evolution’ Sets XBLA Single Day Sales Record

Trials Evolution, the hotly anticipated follow-up to one of the downloadable era’s most beloved titles, is now the Xbox Live Arcade‘s fastest one-day seller. Recording over 100,000 downloads in its...

By Anthony Taormina on 09 September 2017
Rainbow Six Siege Blood Orchid's Ying Teaser Trailer

Rainbow Six Siege Blood Orchid's Ying Teaser Trailer

Rainbow Six Siege kept gamers waiting for a long time, as Operation Health replaced the game’s most recent season. While players had been expecting a new batch of Polish operators months ago, Ubiso...

By Mark Knapp on 28 August 2017
Ghost Recon Wildlands Free PvP Mode Revealed

Ghost Recon Wildlands Free PvP Mode Revealed

Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Wildlands has been a major hit for Ubisoft, with the game having the biggest launch of 2017 so far. Ubisoft has supported the game’s sizable community with paid DLC as well...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 August 2017
Beyond Good and Evil 2 is Not a Risk, Says Ubisoft

Beyond Good and Evil 2 is Not a Risk, Says Ubisoft

Without a doubt, one of the biggest surprises of E3 2017 came during Ubisoft’s press conference at the event, as the company revealed the long-rumored existence of Michel Ancel’s pet project Beyond...

By Kyle Sledge on 21 August 2017
Rainbow Six Siege's Blood Orchid Patch Gets Launch Date

Rainbow Six Siege's Blood Orchid Patch Gets Launch Date

Rainbow Six Siege is hosting its competitive Pro League Finals later this month, airing on Twitch from August 25 to the 26. Alongside Rainbow Six Siege’s announcement of the event, however, the lau...

By Mark Knapp on 21 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Rabbid Luigi Trailer

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Rabbid Luigi Trailer

Ubisoft officially releases a new character trailer for the Nintendo Switch title Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle that highlights the abilities of Rabbid Luigi.

By Kyle Sledge on 20 August 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Post-Launch Plans

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Post-Launch Plans

Ubisoft reveals the post-release plans for Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle, detailing a Season Pass that includes exclusive weapons and further story content.

By Rob Gordon on 20 August 2017
North America Nintendo 3DS Launch Titles

North America Nintendo 3DS Launch Titles

The wait is almost over. The Nintendo 3DS launches in North America in just over a month, and gamers who plan to take the system home on day one can start planning their game purchases, as well....

By Jeff Schille on 19 August 2017
South Park: The Fractured But Whole PC Specs

South Park: The Fractured But Whole PC Specs

The publisher and developer Ubisoft officially reveals the minimum and recommended specifications gamers need to run South Park: The Fractured But Whole on PC.

By Kyle Sledge on 19 August 2017
The Division's Update 1.7 Trailer

The Division's Update 1.7 Trailer

About a month ago, Ubisoft Massive sent out PTS invites to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One gamers who play Tom Clancy’s The Division, which allowed the players to access Update 1.7 early for testing and...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 August 2017
Skull and Bones Features Pirate Themed Loot Boxes

Skull and Bones Features Pirate Themed Loot Boxes

Skull and Bones, Ubisoft’s tactical pirate ship combat game, has a very in-universe take on the modern loot box trend. In an interview with GameSpot, Ubisoft Singapore creative director Justin Farr...

By Rory Young on 17 August 2017
Far Cry 5 is a Smart, Savvy Evolution of the Series

Far Cry 5 is a Smart, Savvy Evolution of the Series

Game Rant goes hands-on with Ubisoft’s upcoming Far Cry 5, and it’s an intelligently designed journey into America’s dark heart that represents a turning point for the series.

By Cody Gravelle on 15 August 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins Unveils New Gameplay Video

Assassin's Creed Origins Unveils New Gameplay Video

As the release date for Assassin’s Creed Origins edges ever closer, with the title due to launch on October 27, long-term fans of the series have been waiting for more details about the game. Thank...

By Rob Gordon on 10 August 2017
Skull and Bones Not Coming to Nintendo Switch

Skull and Bones Not Coming to Nintendo Switch

We already know that Ubisoft has plans to support the Nintendo Switch — before the console even launched, the studio promised that it...

By Brad Jones on 31 July 2017
For Honor Creative Director Leaves Ubisoft

For Honor Creative Director Leaves Ubisoft

For Honor’s Creative Director Jason VandenBerghe leaves Ubisoft and heads west, signing up as Guild Wars 2 developer ArenaNet’s new Director of Design.

By Rory Young on 21 July 2017
Mario Kart Influenced Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Mario Kart Influenced Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle’s creative director Davide Soliani says the game takes influences from Mario Kart and explains how the team wanted to ‘renew’ the genre.

By Jasmine Henry on 20 July 2017
Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Pre-Launch Price Drop

Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle Pre-Launch Price Drop

Ubisoft is reportedly dropping the price of the Nintendo Switch exclusive Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle by $10 prior to the game’s launch in late August.

By Rory Young on 20 July 2017
The Division PTS Invites Being Sent to Console Players

The Division PTS Invites Being Sent to Console Players

For almost a year, PC gamers have had the opportunity to try out upcoming updates for Tom Clancy’s The Division via a Public Test Ser...

By Boston Blake on 19 July 2017
How Long Will Far Cry 5 Take to Beat?

How Long Will Far Cry 5 Take to Beat?

Far Cry 5 writer Drew Holmes reveals how long players can expect to spend in the confines of deadly Hope County as they tear through the game’s campaign.

By Brad Jones on 15 July 2017
The Division Launches First Global Event on PTS

The Division Launches First Global Event on PTS

Tom Clancy’s The Division Global Events have finally arrived. Global Events in Ubisoft Massive’s third-person shooter offer players n...

By Mark Knapp on 12 July 2017
The Division PTS Breaks Gear Recalibration in Funny Way

The Division PTS Breaks Gear Recalibration in Funny Way

The latest PTS is now available for Tom Clancy’s The Division, and already the test servers are experiencing some comical challenges....

By Boston Blake on 12 July 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins World Twice Size of Black Flag

Assassin's Creed Origins World Twice Size of Black Flag

The reveal of Assassin’s Creed Origins at E3 2017 was both exciting and, perhaps, the show’s worst-kept secret – several retailer adv...

By Cody Gravelle on 11 July 2017
Ubisoft Struggling to Bring Steep to Nintendo Switch?

Ubisoft Struggling to Bring Steep to Nintendo Switch?

The Nintendo Switch port of Steep may be in trouble if recent rumors are to be believed. Steep was confirmed for the Switch ahead of...

By Jasmine Henry on 06 July 2017
Ubisoft CEO Teases New Splinter Cell Game

Ubisoft CEO Teases New Splinter Cell Game

Although a new entry in the Splinter Cell franchise wasn’t unveiled during Ubisoft’s E3 2017 press conference, the video game publish...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 July 2017
AC: Brotherhood Added to Xbox Backward Compatibility

AC: Brotherhood Added to Xbox Backward Compatibility

While gamers anxiously await the release of Assassin’s Creed Origins later this fall, there are plenty of Assassin’s Creed titles to...

By Boston Blake on 01 July 2017
Assassin's Creed: Origins Confirmed by Retail Leak?

Assassin's Creed: Origins Confirmed by Retail Leak?

Several weeks ago, Ubisoft confirmed that there would be another installment in its Assassin’s Creed franchise during this financial...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 June 2017
The Division Details Classified Gear and 1.7 Changes

The Division Details Classified Gear and 1.7 Changes

During the weekly livestream event today for Tom Clancy’s The Division, Massive Entertainment introduced a handful of new features an...

By Boston Blake on 27 June 2017
Beyond Good and Evil 2 Development at 'Day Zero'

Beyond Good and Evil 2 Development at 'Day Zero'

Ubisoft revealed a new Beyond Good and Evil 2 trailer during its E3 2017 press conference last week to huge applause. Fans have been...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 June 2017
Where Is Ubisoft's Space Game?

Where Is Ubisoft's Space Game?

Ubisoft may have announced Starlink: Battle for Atlas and the highly anticipated sequel Beyond Good & Evil 2, both of which are s...

By Mark Knapp on 26 June 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins Most Talked About Game At E3

Assassin's Creed Origins Most Talked About Game At E3

Assassin’s Creed Origins was the most talked about game at E3 2017, according to newly revealed statistics. During the annual industr...

By Jasmine Henry on 26 June 2017
Ubisoft Servers Experiencing Issues Across All Games

Ubisoft Servers Experiencing Issues Across All Games

Ubisoft is in the midst of some major network problems, with no clear sign of a solution in sight. The company is experiencing issues...

By Brad Jones on 19 June 2017
Assassin's Creed Origins Hands-On Preview

Assassin's Creed Origins Hands-On Preview

In the run up to its official unveiling, a lot has been said about how the new Assassin’s Creed, subtitled Origins, would shake up th...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 June 2017
Far Cry 5 Gameplay Trailer Reveals Game's Cast

Far Cry 5 Gameplay Trailer Reveals Game's Cast

A new trailer drops for Far Cry 5, showing off the game’s cast of characters that the player will fight alongside in their quest to liberate Fall’s End.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 June 2017
Far Cry 5 Offers Familiar Thrills in a New Setting

Far Cry 5 Offers Familiar Thrills in a New Setting

Far Cry 5 offers ample opportunity to take out the baddies of Hope County, so Game Rant went hands-on with the E3 2017 demo to find out more.

By Anthony Taormina on 15 June 2017
Far Cry 5 Team Still Waiting on Xbox One X Dev Kits

Far Cry 5 Team Still Waiting on Xbox One X Dev Kits

According to a new report, the Far Cry 5 development team at Ubisoft is still waiting on Xbox One X dev kits, and the game is being optimized for PS4 and PS4 Pro.

By Dalton Cooper on 15 June 2017
Far Cry 5 Will Feature Drop-In Co-Op with a Catch

Far Cry 5 Will Feature Drop-In Co-Op with a Catch

Ubisoft confirms that, while Far Cry 5 does feature 2-player online campaign co-op, there is no shared progress and only the host’s progress is saved.

By Rory Young on 15 June 2017
Ubisoft Unveils A Newly Redesigned Company Logo

Ubisoft Unveils A Newly Redesigned Company Logo

It goes without saying that over the past 30 years Ubisoft has seen a lot of change and evolution since it first started out. From it...

By Derek Nichols on 07 June 2017
For Honor Single Player Campaign Is a 'Full Experience'

For Honor Single Player Campaign Is a 'Full Experience'

Publisher and developer Ubisoft assures fans that the single player campaign for its forthcoming hack-and-slash title For Honor conta...

By Kyle Sledge on 04 June 2017
Far Cry 5 Cover Art Revealed

Far Cry 5 Cover Art Revealed

Following the recent release of Far Cry 5‘s teaser trailer depicting the game’s rural Montana setting in the fictional area of Hope C...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 May 2017
Rumor Patrol: Far Cry 5 Story and Setting Details Leak

Rumor Patrol: Far Cry 5 Story and Setting Details Leak

A fresh leak about Far Cry 5 has revealed details about the game’s story, setting and even a love interest for its protagonist. Ubiso...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 May 2017
Ubisoft's Avatar Game Won't Be Released Before 2020

Ubisoft's Avatar Game Won't Be Released Before 2020

Ubisoft has made some major announcements today regarding its game release schedule for the next two years. Fans can look forward to...

By AJ Caulfield on 22 May 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, multipla...

By Denny Connolly on 17 May 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 thro...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 May 2017
For Honor to Punish Quitters in Next Patch

For Honor to Punish Quitters in Next Patch

Ubisoft plans to introduce rage quite penalties to For Honor in an upcoming patch, finally doling out punishments to those who leave a match prematurely.

By Jasmine Henry on 15 May 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 bo...

By Boston Blake on 13 May 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 comm...

By Jason Gallagher on 13 May 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 o...

By Jason Gallagher on 13 May 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 b...

By Derek Nichols on 13 May 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 t...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 May 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 close...

By Derek Nichols on 13 May 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 pl...

By Fred Harvey on 13 May 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 pr...

By Dalton Cooper on 13 May 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...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 May 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...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 May 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 u...

By Dealzon on 12 May 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...

By Rob Gordon on 12 May 2017
Rainbow Six Siege Season Two Delayed to Focus on Growth

Rainbow Six Siege Season Two Delayed to Focus on Growth

Ubisoft has announced that it’s scrapping Rainbow Six Siege’s Season Two this year in an effort to provide better balance to the game...

By Boston Blake on 12 May 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...

By Alexander Pan on 12 May 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 appr...

By Denny Connolly on 12 May 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 17 February 2014