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Hallo-ween yourself on to The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot, until 4 November

I thought The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot was out of closed beta by now, but it turns out I was entirely mistaken.

By Peter Parrish | 28 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Redundancy: Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag launch trailer launches

It’s a day ending in the letter “y”, so obviously there’s another Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag trailer out.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Talking heads: Rocksmith 2014 gets launch trailer

Rocksmith 2014 is now out (except in the UK, where you’ll have to wait until Friday) and, as is Ubisoft’s standard, there’s a trailer for it.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Rocksmith 2014 Review

I don’t know whether to call it the Curse of Ubisoft (because – while catchy – that name implies it’s a bad thing), but Rocksmith 2014 is the latest game to feature whatever I decide to name it.

By Tim McDonald | 22 Oct 2013 | 3

The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot trailer talks visual customisation

The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot is barreling along nicely, and the latest tweak to be added is visual customisation.

By Tim McDonald | 21 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Shootmania Storm demo offers Elite mode for free

If you haven’t tried out the rather good arena shooter Shootmania Storm, now’s your chance: Nadeo have released a demo.

By Tim McDonald | 9 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Surprise! Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag getting Season Pass

In a move that’s set to rock the worlds of those who’ve been living in caves for the past five years, Ubisoft have announced a Season Pass for Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag.

By Tim McDonald | 8 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Watch Dogs PC specs reappear, actually are still quite demanding

Never mind actually playing Watch Dogs, keeping an eye on the PC system specs situation is a game in itself.

By Peter Parrish | 7 Oct 2013 | 3

Pay your loot: Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag pre-orders open on Steam

Avast! Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag, the pirate-y adventures of assassin Edward Kenway, has landed on the shores of Steampowered.

By Tim McDonald | 5 Oct 2013 | 5

Templar-tation: Ubisoft to release Heritage Collection of five Assassin’s Creed titles

On 8 November (in the UK at least,) Ubisoft will be releasing a big fat package of all five Assassin’s Creed titles prior to Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag.

By Peter Parrish | 4 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

The Watch Dogs PC specs won’t be that demanding after all

Update: Err, it turns out maybe the specs are still demanding.

By Tim McDonald | 3 Oct 2013 | 3

The Watch Dogs PC specs are quite demanding

Update: The Watch Dogs PC specs won’t be that demanding after all
Is this a glimpse at so-called ‘next gen’ specs and requirements, or are Ubisoft just bad at optimising ports?

By Peter Parrish | 2 Oct 2013 | 7

The Delphine-ite article? Flashback remake out today on PC

Back when a character with amnesia was a compelling plot device, Flashback ruled the narrative-platformer roost.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Setlist expands: more Rocksmith 2014 tracks revealed by Ubisoft

What’s a guitar-playing game without music? Pretty limited, obviously. It’d just be you, sort of jamming forlornly at the screen and thinking about your callused hands.

By Peter Parrish | 1 Oct 2013 | Comments Off

Assassin’s Creed 4 hitting PC in November

Well, I guess I’ll have to stop making constant jokes about how Ubisoft haven’t told us when Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag is coming out on PC.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Sep 2013 | 1

Assassin’s Creed 4 Pirate Heist trailer

What? Another Assassin’s Creed 4 trailer? Surely not? Yes, Ubi are packing our in-boxes with another trailer for the next instalment.

By Paul Younger | 30 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag trailer discusses infamous pirates

In case the previous 172 hours of Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag footage haven’t already told you everything you want to know about the game, Ubisoft have released a new trailer for the game.

By Tim McDonald | 26 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Rocksmith 2014 trailer shows off new Guitarcade minigames

One of the finer points of Rocksmith was the Guitarcade,  a series of minigames that focused on teaching you individual techniques for your guitar or bass.

By Tim McDonald | 24 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Assassin’s Creed 4 multiplayer trailer shows off brutal melee kills

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag is actually looking like it might be quite good, speaking as someone who was utterly disappointed with Assassin’s Creed 3.

By Tim McDonald | 20 Sep 2013 | 1

Uplay 4.0 will let you play games before they finish downloading

Ubisoft have announced that Uplay 4.0 will be hitting in October, and will feature a bevy of updates and new features.

By Tim McDonald | 19 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Let’s hope Silent Hunter Online’s open beta servers give a good ping

At last, an opportunity to make use of your finest Sean Connery Russo-Scottish accent.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot’s mighty fourth hero revealed

Ubisoft have unveiled the fourth playable hero in The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot – the Runaway.

By Tim McDonald | 10 Sep 2013 | 3

Beginning again: EndWar Online announced

If you’re a big fan of RTS titles set in the near-future, then you’ll probably be pleased by the news that Ubisoft is rejigging their EndWar IP as a free-to-play browser-based “tactical and strategic MMO” with EndWar Online.

By Tim McDonald | 10 Sep 2013 | 1

Out of the shadows: Ubisoft reveals Child of Light

Ubisoft has announced Child of Light, a stupendously beautiful side-on game that looks a little bit JRPG.

By Tim McDonald | 10 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Freed from constraints: Assassin’s Creed: Liberation HD coming to PC

Ubisoft have revealed that Assassin’s Creed: Liberation, formerly a Vita-only title, will be hitting the PC in a delicious HD version.

By Tim McDonald | 10 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Waving their own (black) flag: The second Ubisoft Assassin’s Creed IV video diary

According to this video, pirates were some of the first people of the 18th century to live by their own rules (maaaan.) What better way to tap into that spirit of bohemian freedom than by purchasing Ubisoft’s next mainstream AAA Assassin’s Creed title like a truly rebellious soul?

By Peter Parrish | 9 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Rayman Legends Review

I have a new Xbox 360 controller. My old wired controller served me well – ever since I first bought a 360, in fact, which means probably about six or seven years – but it was getting a bit… broken.

By Tim McDonald | 3 Sep 2013 | Comments Off

Splinter Cell: Blacklist Review

I’ve been a bit mean on poor old Splinter Cell: Blacklist, I admit.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Aug 2013 | 3

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag actors discuss their characters

The voices behind three of the characters in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag show their faces and talk about their characters in Ubisoft’s latest video for the game.

By Tim McDonald | 30 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

Rayman Legends out tomorrow, gets chirpy launch trailer

Oh my golly gosh. I didn’t even notice that Rayman Legends was out tomorrow, which is just plain sad.

By Tim McDonald | 28 Aug 2013 | Comments Off

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