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Ubisoft files trademark for next potential hit: ‘1666’

‘1666’ was a project being worked on by Patrice Desolets, of Assassin’s Creed fame, for THQ. But since THQ filed bankruptcy and closed its doors, Ubisoft bought all intellectual property

The Division – Incursions update

The very first of two free expansions for The Division will be hitting Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC on April 12. These Incursions add a new endgame feature, that’s similar to

Hands-on with Ubisoft’s Eagle Flight VR game

Ubisoft is known for action games featuring a one-man army like Assassin’s Creed, Splinter Cell, Far Cry and Watch Dogs. Now its upcoming virtual reality game, Eagle Flight, will depart

KERNEL gives first look at Michael Fassbender’s weapons and hoodie for Assassin’s Creed film

Return to the Animus, as the war between Assassins and Templars continues on the big screen in the first Assassin’s Creed film from Ubisoft Motion Pictures and 20th Century Fox. The movie stars Michael Fassbender, who

Far Cry Primal composer Jason Graves on death whistles and prehistoric drumsets

Jason Graves is a composer known for his work on many hit video games such as the Dead Space trilogy, Tomb Raider (2013), The Order: 1886 and most recently Far Cry Primal. Considering this

Ubisoft worried about possible hostile takeover from Vivendi

There is trouble happening over at Ubisoft. Canadian newspaper The Globe and Mail has reported that the company is currently seeking Canadian investors to fend off a possible hostile takeover by French media

Ubisoft gives Naughty Dog flak for using Assassin’s Creed artwork in Uncharted 4 trailer

Did you get to check out the new story trailer for Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End? If not, watch it here. The trailer touches on the subject of how protagonist

Ubisoft confirms no new Assassin’s Creed game in 2016

It has recently been rumored that the annualized Assassin’s Creed franchise would not see a new installment this year, but rather in 2017. Today, a message from the development team all but

‘The Division’ beta extended due to high demand

Ubisoft announced yesterday that they will be extending access to the closed beta for ‘The Division’ another 24 hours due to the extremely high demand. The beta went live for

Far Cry Primal interview: Unleashing the beast (video)

Last week, Ubisoft invited us to its offices in San Francisco to play the first three hours of its upcoming game, Far Cry Primal , set to come out on February 23rd

Idris Elba conducts the battlefield in new Rainbow Six Siege live-action commercial

It’s been 7 years since fans have seen a Rainbow Six game, with the last time being 2008’s Rainbow Six Vegas 2. Now it’s down to only a couple weeks

Rainbow Six Siege delayed until December

   At E3 earlier this year, Ubisoft of America president Laurent Detoc revealed the next installment of the Rainbow Six series will be hitting stores on October 13. Fans of

Go rogue with The Division’s Sleeper Agent Edition

Ubisoft’s highly anticipated shooter is a ways away from release, but to keep you salivating, they’ve released the details on a few different editions being released. The first is the

E3 2015: Ghost Recon: Wildlands lets you hunt bad guys in an open-world

As if The Division and Rainbow Six Siege wasn’t enough, Ubisoft wanted to end their E3 2015 press conference with a bang. They definitely achieved that with the announcement of

E3 2015: Anno 2205, from the devs behind SimCity

While we don’t know too much about this one yet, we do know that it’s made by the same studio that’s brought us Sim City and the like. Ubisoft’s announcement of

E3 2015: Ubisoft releases a new IP called For Honor

Ever wanted to know what it would be like to be Samurai, a Knight, or a Viking? Well it looks like Ubisoft has a completely new IP, it is called For Honor and

E3 2015: South Park: The Fractured but Whole

Possibly the most well received announcement from Ubisoft in the past few years, Matt Stone and Trey Parker helped announce the newest “continuation” of the amazing title Stick of Truth, South

E3 2015: The Division gets a beta this winter and comes with two free games

The Division made an appearance again today at the Microsoft Press Conference today and boy, they have a lot in store for the game. On the stage today, Ubisoft’s Laurent Detoc

Ubisoft’s all-female gaming team, Frag Dolls, is over

Video games were and are still considered a boys club, but now things are looking brighter for female gamers with the rise of… well, more female gamers. Since the video

Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege finally gets an official release date

Ubisoft has been on quite a bittersweet roll this week, first with the announcement of the new Assassin’s Creed and then with the delay of Tom Clancy’s The Division yet