Ubisoft Montreal News


Child of Light coming to Vita in July

By Steve Watts, May 20, 2014 10:30am PDT

Ubisoft has announced that Child of Light will come to Vita in July, as both a digital and retail package.


"i welcome content DLC, i'm just pissing on the shitty expendable items DLC they have now. i ..."

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Child of Light 'Making of' video discusses Aurora's journey

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 24, 2014 5:00pm PDT

Ubisoft's final 'Making of' video for Child of Light discusses the game's central character, Aurora, and talks about her growth from sheltered princess into heroic warrior.


"I love the look of this game. The art is just fantastic. Been pretty excited for it for a while ..."

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Child of Light trailer takes a tour through Lemuria

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 14, 2014 4:30pm PDT

Ubisoft Montreal hasn't been shy about showing off the gorgeous Child of Light and now it's taking players on a tour through the vibrantly beautiful land of Lemuria in the game's latest trailer.


"I was going to buy this for PC until I read that only PS3/PS4 was getting the Golem Pack ..."

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'If Rayman is a cartoon,' Child of Light is 'a living painting'

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 04, 2014 7:30am PDT

Child of Light, Ubisoft's JRPG-inspired adventure is due April 30. While we've already ranted on the game's visuals, it's undeniable that the...


"This might be great. Michel Ancel's team really made some wonders with the UbiArt engine they ..."

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Child of Light 'Making of' video is distractingly pretty

By Steve Watts, Mar 18, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Ubisoft has released a new trailer for Child of Light, explaining the story and inspiration while showing off gameplay footage.


"Probably not many, if any. I've just never heard of it anywhere else. It'd be a smart move to ..."

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Watch Dogs coming May 27

By Steve Watts, Mar 06, 2014 6:25am PST

Watch Dogs is coming May 27, according to a newly leaked trailer.


"Couldn't ask for a better birthday present! Glad to see that gravelly voice actors are still ..."

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Watch Dogs delayed on Wii U

By Steve Watts, Feb 10, 2014 10:15am PST

Watch Dogs has been delayed on Wii U, as an earnings call from Ubisoft noted that most versions were still due in spring, but Wii U's version would come "at a later date."


"Wii U has over 5 million users. It's a crime that Rayman Legends and ZombiU didn't sell over a ..."

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Child of Light brightens up on April 30

By Steve Watts, Feb 06, 2014 10:00am PST

Child of Light will release on April 30 for $14.99, Ubisoft announced today.


"Hopefully this game is good. Don't know much about it, but UbiArt Framework from Michel Ancel's ..."

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Assassin's Creed 4 'Freedom Cry' becomes standalone game on PS3, PS4 & PC

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 05, 2014 10:05am PST

Ubisoft has dabbled in standalone DLC before, notably with Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, but is now curiously turning some already-released DLC into a standalone game. The 'Freedom Cry' mini-campaign from Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, which told of Adéwalé's adventures and s...


"Yes, weird that it's not done for Wii U since Ubi has been doing good job with Wii U games so far."

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Next Assassin's Creed may not have boats, but tech will be repurposed

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 29, 2014 10:00am PST

"all of this technology, it might appear in future games--it might just not be on boats."


"Logically I see them doing the setting in "Thirteenth Century - Egypt and Northern Africa." ..."

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The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot open beta begins February 25

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 27, 2014 1:00pm PST

Ubisoft's free-to-play competitive dungeon builder/dungeon crawler, The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot, is ready to enter open beta on February 25.


Interview: Olivier Deriviere, composer of Remember Me and Assassins Creed IV: Freedom Cry

By Alex Martinet, Jan 20, 2014 1:00pm PST

Oliver Deriviere worked on the evolving score of Remember Me, and the traditional Haitain score of Assassin's Creed 4: Freedom Cry. We find out more about the music composing process.


Child of Light video walkthrough shows off Grandia inspirations

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 12, 2013 10:15am PST

Child of Light is Ubisoft's gorgeous UbiArt-powered turn-based RPG game from Far Cry 3 creative director Patrick Plourde. Coming to pretty much...


"This game looks great! I love the art direction and RPG elements."

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Assassin's Creed 4 hides a Watch Dogs secret

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 31, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Watch Dogs may have been delayed to next year, but if you play Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, you'll get a small Easter egg regarding Ubisoft's next open world game.


"I fckn knew it!! After seeing a gameplay demo of a mission in Watch Dogs, the first thing that ..."

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Assassin's Creed 4 review: high seas, high thrills

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 29, 2013 1:00am PDT

After the disappointment of Assassin's Creed 3, I was nearly ready to write off the franchise. Ubisoft's open-world foray into the American...


"So they just completely dropped this major plot line of the whole franchise? Jesus, why do ..."

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