Ubisoft News


Far Cry 4 lead programmer talks story, mission structure, and wildlife

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 04, 2014 4:00pm PDT

During last week's trip to New York City, the Shacknews video crew met up with Raphael Parent, lead programmer for Far Cry 4, to talk about the story, the creative use of wildlife, and more.


"Not all people have sold out to the idea of buying multiple consoles or even one so anything ..."

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Assassin's Creed Unity creative director talks about combat changes, Arno's story, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 04, 2014 2:00pm PDT

The Shacknews video crew recently had the opportunity to talk to AC Unity creative director Alexandre Amancio about the tweaked stealth system, improved parkour, and changes to the game's long-time combat system.


"from what we saw, at the very least, it is more difficult. No more running into guards and ..."

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The Crew's creative director discusses instanced multiplayer and customization

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 04, 2014 9:45am PDT

The Shacknews video crew spent last week in New York City and stopped to talk to The Crew's creative director, Julian Gerighty, about the MMO racer's instanced multiplayer, customization options, the progression system, and more.


Assassin's Creed Unity: Sparking a revolution

By Steven Wong, Jul 31, 2014 2:00pm PDT

We spoke to Alex Amancio, creative director for Assassin's Creed: Unity, to find out how the game embraces the spirit of revolution for the new generation of consoles.


Assassin's Creed Unity trailer introduces Elise

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 29, 2014 9:30am PDT

A new trailer for Assassin's Creed Unity introduces an unlikely ally for central character Argo: a female Templar named Elise.


"How long until in-game graphics look like this? 10 years? 15?"

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Video: chatting with Assassin's Creed Unity creative director Alex Amancio

By Robert Workman, Jul 28, 2014 2:00pm PDT

We caught up with the creative director during this weekend's Assassin's Creed Experience.


SDCC 14: The Assassin's Creed Experience

By Robert Workman, Jul 26, 2014 9:00am PDT

We checked out the leap of faith and the course that left many SDCC winded, yet happy.


Assassin's Creed Unity design director discusses co-op and the game's story

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 19, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Ubisoft Design Director Bruno St-Andre talks about AC Unity's co-op, gameplay elements, and backstory.


"My understanding is that co-op isn't a distinct mode, but rather integrated into the campaign. ..."

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The Crew closed beta hits the road on July 21

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 18, 2014 2:45pm PDT

The Crew's closed beta will roll out a few days early.


Opinion: How far has Assassin's Creed come and how can it improve?

By Nathaniel Hohl, Jul 18, 2014 9:30am PDT

Let's sharpen our blades and cut to the core of the Assassin's Creed series.


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Assassin's Creed Memories announced for iOS

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2014 7:00am PDT

Take the Animus with you


"This sounds like a straight-up repackaging of PlayNext's last mobile "hit" X-Men Battle of the ..."

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Shack Snack: July 16, 2014

By Steven Wong, Jul 16, 2014 6:00pm PDT

End your day with a Shack Snack, a short recap of the day's big stories.


New Rainbow Six: Siege Accolades trailer shows explosive highlights

By Robert Workman, Jul 16, 2014 11:30am PDT

Get a closer look behind Ubisoft's latest tactical multiplayer game


Assassin's Creed Unity trailer: you say you want a Revolution?

By Robert Workman, Jul 14, 2014 9:36am PDT

Leave your mark in the French Revolution


PSA: Assassin's Creed Pirates free on iOS this week

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 10, 2014 10:25am PDT

Ubisoft is offering up their mobile venture to the high seas, Assassin's Creed Pirates, for free on iOS this week.


"It looks to have sorted itself out, but man, that looked ugly. So yeah...can't use ..."

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