Ubisoft News


Rainbow Six Siege Hits New Player Peak After 'Outbreak'

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 07, 2018 12:50pm PST

Rainbow Six Siege is experiencing a resurgence, thanks to some help from the undead.


"Yeah, it's mostly bright yellow hazardous materials protection gear. Although I did get an epic ..."

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Far Cry 5 Season Pass Trailer Is A Wild Sneak Peek At Post Launch Content

By Charles Singletary, Mar 06, 2018 3:15pm PST

Prepare for some adventures that take you far away from Hope County.


Rainbow Six Siege Enacts Bans For Hate Speech And Racism

By Blake Morse , Mar 05, 2018 3:42pm PST

If you kids can't play nice, then you're gonna get a timeout. Possibly a permanent timeout if you're really bad. 


"In what way? Year 3 is being released in a few days and sales are higher than ever"

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Live Action Far Cry 5 Prequel Now Available For Amazon Prime Users

By Charles Singletary, Mar 05, 2018 8:59am PST

We've got the teaser trailer here for your viewing pleasure.


"That mini documentary Ubisoft I remember making on Amazon prior to DXMD was pretty interesting ..."

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Far Cry 5 Hands-On Preview: Papa Don't Preach

By Blake Morse , Mar 02, 2018 7:00am PST

Praise the lord and pass the ammo! The beginning of the end is nigh and only The Father can save our mortal souls! 


"I wish that were true. Per the club, "Get 20% off the Uplay Shop. Exclude pre-purchase and new ..."

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The Division Turns 2, Reaches 20 Million Players Milestone

By Blake Morse , Mar 01, 2018 7:00pm PST

The popularity of the relatively new IP has only gone up since its initial launch. 


"I'd just start with the trial to see if you like the shooting and cover mechanics. Most enemies ..."

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New Insane Far Cry 5 Live Action Trailer Dips Into Madness

By Kevin Tucker, Feb 28, 2018 1:00am PST

The latest Far Cry 5 live action trailer is basically drowning in drama.


Penta Sports Wins the Rainbow Six Siege 'Six Invitational' Tournament

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 18, 2018 3:00pm PST

Season 1 & 2 champions Penta Esports stand atop the Rainbow Six Siege world again, winning the first Rainbow Six Pro League Major of 2018.


"Hey guys and girls im mew to gaming and youtube but can you check this shot out and tell me what ..."

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Rainbow Six Siege: Hands-on with Operation Chimera's Lion & Finka

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 17, 2018 1:30pm PST

Two new Operators are coming to Rainbow Six Siege. Prior to their debut at the Six Invitational, Shacknews had an opportunity to go hands-on with both of these characters.


Will Ubisoft Release The Division 2 and Watch Dogs 3 by End of Fiscal Year?

By Chris Jarrard, Feb 13, 2018 10:25am PST

What does the publisher have up its sleeve for next years big releases?


"I recently played through Watch Dogs 2 and it was pretty fun. I would likely buy Watch Dogs 3."

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Far Cry 5 Season Pass Features Zombies, Martians, and...Far Cry 3?

By Charles Singletary, Feb 03, 2018 5:00pm PST

B-movie zombies, martian arachnids, Viet Cong soldiers all appear in future Far Cry 5 DLC.


"At first glance, all 3 of the DLC look like reskins of each other. I think I'm still burned out ..."

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Zombie Outbreak Mode Kicks Off Rainbow Six: Siege Season 3 DLC Releases

By Charles Singletary, Feb 01, 2018 9:59am PST

Operation Chimera and the Outbreak event get official release dates as they open up year three of Rainbow Six: Siege.


Rainbow Six Pro League Outlines Esports Plans Through 2020

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 23, 2018 12:45pm PST

Rainbow Six Siege isn't slowing down its development and its esports league also looks to be full steam ahead for the next couple of years.


Donkey Kong Barreling His Way Into Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle DLC

By Blake Morse , Jan 11, 2018 12:51pm PST

Still no word on a new Donkey Konga though.


Shacknews Biggest Surprise Game of 2017: Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

By Asif Khan, Jan 01, 2018 3:45pm PST

One of the most surprising games of 2017 was a collaboration between Ubisoft's Rabbids and Nintendo's flagship hero Mario. 


"I almost said "better than it has any right to be", but forget that, its a good game full stop"

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