Ubisoft News


Vivendi Dumps Entire 27.3% Stake in Ubisoft, Tencent Buys 5% of Company in New Partnership Deal

By Asif Khan, Mar 20, 2018 11:15am PDT

Huge news for Ubisoft as they successfully avoid a hostile takeover and become partners with Chinese advertising behemoth Tencent.


"I’d agree with that, their commitment to R6 is pretty amazing. Mario XCom was also great and ..."

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Far Cry 5: Exclusive Interview With Creative Director

By Chris Jarrard, Mar 19, 2018 2:35pm PDT

Get the inside scoop on how the shooter series ended up in the good old USA and what to expect from Ubisoft’s next big launch.


Modojo Rewind: The Mobile Revival

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 16, 2018 3:40pm PDT

This week's Modojo Rewind checks out a few established game series making the jump to mobile, plus a crucial PSA for Nintendo Switch owners.


Might and Magic: Elemental Guardians Gearing Up for Global Release

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 15, 2018 2:30pm PDT

Ubisoft is getting ready for the worldwide debut of Might and Magic: Elemental Guardians with a new pre-registration option for Android users.


"As somebody who has played Might and Magic games since the 80's.... this doesn't look like it ..."

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The Crew 2 Gets a June Release Date, Collector's Edition, And Beta

By Blake Morse , Mar 15, 2018 1:55pm PDT

Ubisoft's open world racing franchise returns this summer. 


Ubisoft and Google Cloud Team Up To Make Open Source Game Server Agones

By Blake Morse , Mar 14, 2018 4:45pm PDT

Soon triple-A and indie devs alike will have access to new tools for streamlining multiplayer features.


Ghost Recon Wildlands New Assignment Update Brings New Classes and Maps

By Kevin Tucker, Mar 14, 2018 11:20am PDT

The latest update to Tom Clancy's Ghost Recond Wildlands introduces three new player classes and two new maps.


Assassin's Creed Origins: Curse Of The Pharaohs DLC Launch Trailer Brings Out The Dead

By Blake Morse , Mar 12, 2018 11:41pm PDT

It's a dead man's party in the latest chapter for the critically acclaimed entry in the Assassin's Creed series. 


Far Cry 5 Arcade Hands-On: Insert Coin

By Blake Morse , Mar 08, 2018 11:00am PST

Ubisoft is giving fans a massive set of tools to take their Far Cry 5 experience beyond Hope County.


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! 


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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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