Ubisoft News


Vivendi grabs Gameloft in hostile takeover; Ubisoft may be next

By John Keefer, Jun 01, 2016 9:05am PDT

It appears a battle is brewing in France.


"headline : "Vivendi succeeds in" first line of article : " It apparently has almost ..."

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Opinion: Doom Release Highlights Shifting Problem of Embargoes

By David Craddock, May 30, 2016 12:00pm PDT

Review embargoes can help critics craft detailed critiques, or hinder them. We take a look at the good, bad, and ugly of review embargoes by putting the circumstances surrounding coverage of id's Doom reboot under a lens.


"Glad you're on the Shack team. Good write-up of what happened behind the scenes. I share many, ..."

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The Division's servers going down for maintenance tomorrow

By John Keefer, May 26, 2016 10:58am PDT

No more rewards for failing a high value target mission


Ghost Recon Wildlands tackles the open world in Bolivia

By John Keefer, May 26, 2016 9:30am PDT

A visit to the country helped in creating the enviornments for the game.


Humble Ubisoft Bundle Encore Packs in Far Cry 3, Rayman Origins, and more

By David Craddock, May 24, 2016 3:15pm PDT

Pay what you want (kind of) for a bundle of Ubisoft's best games.


The Division 1.2 Conflict Update fully detailed in latest patch notes

By John Keefer, May 23, 2016 10:25am PDT

Servers going down midnight PDT, 3 AM EDT for about three hours.


"I only saw this: "Hungry Hog: M60 Light Machinegun" Oh, also: "scattering their contents as a ..."

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The Division 1.2 update adds stashes to DZ checkpoints, scavenging system tweaks, and more

By Daniel Perez, May 19, 2016 8:30am PDT

In its latest State of the Game, Massive Entertainment has revealed some upcoming changes to The Division.


The Division's Conflict update coming free next week

By John Keefer, May 17, 2016 9:45am PDT

Update 1.2 gets new Clear Sky incursion and new gear sets.


EA, Ubisoft predict the end of console hardware

By David Craddock, May 12, 2016 1:52pm PDT

Executives at both companies believe traditional, living-room boxes will eventually be supplanted by streaming devices.


"So if that one platform is something like UWP that runs on many different devices you're gold?"

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Ubisoft working on a new IP

By David Craddock, May 12, 2016 1:15pm PDT

While details are thin, the studio's CEO expects the new IP to be one of its biggest games of the year.


"Yeah, class variation and the possibility of branching storylines would be pretty cool, even if ..."

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The Division has 9.5M registered users; active players average 3 hours per day

By Daniel Perez, May 12, 2016 10:51am PDT

Surprise! You guys really like The Division.


"Holy obvious spin, Batman. If you're not going to define "active user" or at least tell what ..."

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Assassin's Creed movie trailer leaps from the dark

By John Keefer, May 12, 2016 7:40am PDT

Michael Fassbender jumps into the role of Callum Lynch via the Animus.


"Ya that song sucked ass, give my the OG assassin's creed theme anyday. What's with the giant ..."

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The Division update 1.2 will raise Phoenix Credits cap; lower Gear Score for new Incursion

By Daniel Perez, May 12, 2016 6:26am PDT

More details regarding The Division's update 1.2 have been revealed today.


"Lol lowering it to 150??? So us at 200+ will steam roll it? Worst season pass purchase before ..."

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The Division's servers are going down for maintenance on May 12

By Daniel Perez, May 11, 2016 9:53am PDT

Agents should prepare for around three hours of downtime when the servers go down on May 12.


"Ohh right.. that game... i hope they are working to get it fixed, i wasted good money on the ..."

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Rainbow Six Siege: Operation Dust Line drops on May 11

By David Craddock, May 04, 2016 3:00pm PDT

The next DLC for Ubisoft's tactical shooter includes new characters and a Middle Eastern setting.