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Ubisoft vows to release Assassin's Creed Unity on PC alongside console versions

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 23, 2014 3:30pm PDT

Ubisoft promises to get the PC version of Assassin's Creed Unity out on the same day as its console counterparts, which (believe it or not) would literally be a first for the series.


"Not a single mention at e3. I'm really curious what the hell is up with that."

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The Settlers - Kingdoms of Anteria announced for 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 23, 2014 11:55am PDT

The Settlers franchise will journey once more in 2014. Ubisoft announced the latest iteration of the franchise called The Settlers - Kingdoms of Anteria, with developer Blue Byte taking the reigns once more.


"Am I doing it wrong to feel like I'm pressed for time? This was especially one mission where I ..."

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Watch Dogs guide: human trafficking

By Shack Staff, Jun 23, 2014 3:00am PDT

Aiden Pearce may skirt some moral gray areas, but he's still a net good for the city of Chicago. While others might turn a blind eye to the plight of those ensnared by human trafficking, Aiden says no sir, not in my city. Here's a guide to the human trafficking missions, tho...


The Division: Restoring life to a dying city

By Steven Wong, Jun 20, 2014 2:45pm PDT

The Division puts players in the role of special agents tasked with establishing order and rebuilding society after a virus decimates New York City. We check out some of the gear and skills agents will have at their disposal and some of the dangers lurk in a post apocalyptic...


"AW YEEEEEEAH! What effect does Morale have in the game? Especially on a Player Group?"

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Ubisoft responds to Watch Dogs settings mod

By Steve Watts, Jun 20, 2014 10:08am PDT

Ubisoft has released an official statement in response to the controversy over hidden graphics settings in Watch Dogs. It specifically dismisses the notion of downgrading quality intentionally, and warns of potential "negative impacts."


"changing Quality="ultra" in the xml file is exactly the same as setting your graphics to the ..."

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Watch Dogs patch fixes corrupt saves, progression-breaking bugs

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 19, 2014 9:30am PDT

Watch Dogs is getting a new patch to fix some corrupt save issues, along with a number of PC-specific fixes and improvements.


"Looking forward to this, hopefully it's soon. Really want to play the game without all the ..."

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Tetris: looking at the past, and the Ultimate future

By Robert Workman, Jun 18, 2014 11:30am PDT

Tetris has come a long way... but Ubisoft needs to keep some things in mind for the next version.


Trials Fusion gets update, online tournaments

By Robert Workman, Jun 18, 2014 10:40am PDT

Trials Fusion has a new update, one that introduces new online tournaments into the fold.


Watch Dogs PC 'mod' enables E3 2012 visuals

By Steve Watts, Jun 16, 2014 2:55pm PDT

A modder has found a way to tinker the values of Watch Dogs' own internal files, changing the values so it more closely reflects the visual fidelity of the E3 2012 demo.


"Well there's also a theory on Eurogamer that they produced a more or less complete high-fidelity ..."

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Rainbow Six: Siege: Played at E3 2014

By Steven Wong, Jun 13, 2014 12:00pm PDT

Ubisoft blew the audience away with the surprise announcement that a new Rainbox Six game was on the way. Rainbow Six: Siege, which has been in development since 2013, puts an emphasis on multiplayer. Two teams of five square off against each other in intense, indoor, tactic...


"To bad, Patriots read and sounded "innovative" this is nonsense. Just another shooter, in a sea ..."

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Far Cry 4: played at E3 2014

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 12, 2014 12:00pm PDT

We got to go hands-on with the latter part of the Far Cry 4 demo from Sony's press conference, playing out the fortress scenario with different strategies that included flying in with a gyro-copter and riding a wild elephant.


"Not enough incredibly intrusive UI that covers 1/4th the screen."

- Zolneirz see all 9 comments

Far Cry 4 players on PlayStation can invite friends that don't own the game

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 09, 2014 6:42pm PDT

New Far Cry 4 footage made its way to Sony's press conference, as well as an announcement that PlayStation owners could invite their PSN friends to jump in, even if they don't own the game.


"I hope the PC version/ U Play/ Steam / Whatever supports this as well."

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Assassin's Creed Unity coming October 28

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 4:03pm PDT

In its second appearance on a stage today, Ubisoft showed off another trailer for Assassin's Creed Unity, along with a lengthy gameplay demo.


"It looks quite good but if you compare them side by side the E3 reveal had a lot more going on ..."

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Rainbow Six Siege announced

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 4:01pm PDT

Before Ubisoft's E3 press conference ended, CEO Yves Guillemot approached for a "one more thing" tease. And this year it was a big one: Rainbow Six Siege. Check out the gameplay demo.


"*Sigh*. Another game where the entire world is constructed out of balsa wood, weapons are ..."

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Shape Up is Ubisoft's new fitness game

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 09, 2014 3:51pm PDT

Ubisoft is getting into the fitness trend. During their E3 Media Briefing, the publisher revealed Shape Up. Shape Up is a new fitness game that adds a number of challenges that seek to engage players and increase their fitness level by tossing in a sense of fun factor.


"I'm fairly certain you are the reason they didn't use the word kinect."

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