Ubisoft Toronto News


E3 2017: Starlink: Battle for Atlas is a Game Using Starship Collectibles

By John Keefer, Jun 12, 2017 2:30pm PDT

It will be out in Fall 2018 for PS4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch.


"This may finally push me into the toys-to-life genre. The last Skylanders game almost did it, ..."

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Far Cry Primal preview: The Beasts Obey Me

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 03, 2015 8:00pm PST

The Far Cry series is leaving the modern day and going back to the prehistoric past. To get an idea of how much this changes the series as players know it, Shacknews went hands-on with an early version of Far Cry Primal.


"Not to be glib.... But is this Far Cry 4? The last one was more 3.5"

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Far Cry 4 goes gold with multiplayer trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 30, 2014 10:20am PDT

Far Cry 4 has gone gold and will make its November 18 release date. Here's a multiplayer trailer to celebrate.


Spies vs Mercs Blacklist video shows off updated spies

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 29, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Splinter Cell Blacklist includes two flavors of fan-favorite multiplayer mode Spies vs Mercs. In a new video, Ubisoft shows off what it's like to play as a Spy in Blacklist mode.


Splinter Cell Blacklist walkthrough trailer fights fires

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 09, 2013 6:00am PDT

You may know Sam Fisher as a gruff super-spy, but in his home town he's friendly Fireman Sam from the volunteer fire brigade. A new 'walkthrough' trailer for Splinter Cell Blacklist (more the heavily-edited highlights than a walkthrough) shows Sam fighting fires and chasing ...


Splinter Cell Blacklist video shows off Classic Spies vs Mercs

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 27, 2013 12:00pm PDT

In a new video released by Ubisoft, community developer Zack Cooper gives an introduction to what Spies vs Mercs Classic is all about.


"Finally a next gen successor to Chaos Theory... it's only taken 8 years."

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Spies vs. Mercs trailer for Splinter Cell Blacklist released

By John Keefer, May 02, 2013 9:25am PDT

The promised trailer confirming Spies vs. Mercs mode for Splinter Cell: Blacklist has been released, showing spies hacking data and mercs trying to protect the data from getting into the wrong hands.


"I cannot wait for this to come out! I only hope the console community has matured enough to play ..."

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Splinter Cell Blacklist Spies vs Mercs´╗┐ reveal coming next week

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 26, 2013 5:00pm PDT

A new teaser video released by Ubisoft not only confirms the inclusion of the classic "spies vs. mercs" multiplayer mode for Blacklist, but promises additional details on May 2nd. Hey, that's only a week from now!


"Amazing! Wasn't bothered about this before now, but Spies VS Mercs is what the last game was ..."

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Splinter Cell Blacklist trailer shows off Wii U touchscreen

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 22, 2013 12:45pm PDT

It's a shame that "augmented reality" in video games is typically used to mean overlaying games on our world, when using controllers to drag us into the game world is more interesting at the moment. Splinter Cell Blacklist will use the Wii U's GamePad as Sam's OpSat PDA to c...


"Neat features, though nothing compares to taking control of a turret with your GBA linked to the ..."

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Splinter Cell Blacklist trailer shows Fisher's deadly abilities

By John Keefer, Apr 15, 2013 10:15am PDT

Sam Fisher has always been stealthy and deadly, so it shouldn't be surprising that Ubisoft has released a new trailer for Splinter Cell Blacklist...


"A lot of the shots that they're using in this trailer, are lifted wholesale from the batman ..."

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Ubisoft Toronto collaborating on next, next Assassin's Creed

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 28, 2013 10:30am PDT

Ubisoft is positioning its new-ish Toronto studio as one of the big ones, giving the team one of its biggest franchises to play with in Splinter Cell Blacklist. It still has to do the Ubi grunt work of helping with other studios' annual sequels, though. Managing director Jad...


Splinter Cell Blacklist walkthrough sneaks, stalks, and kills

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 22, 2013 9:30am PDT

Okay, maybe you're wary of the Splinter Cell series after Conviction turned out to stray too far from its sneaky roots, but Splinter Cell Blacklist is looking a bit better. A new gameplay walkthrough demonstrates three ways to approach the same mission: unseen; stalking; and...


"Well, this one looks like it's got what I expect from a Splinter Cell game. Seems solid if not ..."

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Splinter Cell Blacklist won't take a 'moral stance' on violence

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 30, 2013 12:30pm PST

Splinter Cell Blacklist lets you play as two Sam Fishers: the spy that enters a hotzone and leaves it untouched--or a gung-ho kill-em-all commando type. So, how does Blacklist adjust its story to accommodate these two very different play styles?


Splinter Cell Blacklist producer explains Sam's youthful transformation

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 30, 2013 11:00am PST

Ubisoft producer Alexandre Parizeau says that Sam Fisher isn't getting younger, saying gamers might expect him to be much older than he actually is.


"No what they should do is let you play a few levels and then in a surprise twist you find out ..."

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Splinter Cell Blacklist preview: re-conviction

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 30, 2013 9:00am PST

Although Splinter Cell Blacklist comes from a brand new team, it plays close to the formula established by Conviction.


"Yeah that's what I mean, not a new team like the article says. Hey, can't wait to play your game ..."

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