More stories on: Uplay

Ubisoft says it will improve PC support: Do we believe them this time?

Ubisoft has re-entered the “I’m sorry baby, I can change” phase of its uncomfortable relationship with PC players.

By Peter Parrish | 18 Aug 2014 | 3

Uplay Spring Sale offers discounts on lots of games

Do you want 25% off Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag? 40% off Rocksmith 2014?

By Tim McDonald | 11 Apr 2014 | Comments Off

South Park: The Stick of Truth doesn’t use Uplay “at all”

Some people are not huge fans of Uplay, especially those who saw their Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag save disappear into a void for no reason.

By Peter Parrish | 5 Feb 2014 | 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

Ubisoft’s Uplay to sell EA and other third party games, Origin will now sell Ubi titles

Ubisoft’s Uplay digital download service won’t be such a closed system for long, as the publisher has announced it will now sell third-party titles through the online store.

By Peter Parrish | 19 Feb 2013 | Comments Off

PC gamers experience Far Cry 3 connection problems

PC gamers are experiencing a bit of a problem today with Far Cry 3 thanks to problems with Uplay.  

By Paul Younger | 30 Nov 2012 | 2

Ubisoft thinking of turning Uplay into Steam & Origin rival

Ubisoft has suggested that it is thinking about adding third-party titles to its Uplay digital distribution service.

By John Robertson | 12 Sep 2012 | Comments Off

Ubisoft games going cheap on Uplay digital store

Ubisoft is having a fire sale to entice you into downloading the Uplay digital distribution platform on your PC.

By Peter Parrish | 16 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Spooks in the spotlight: Ghost Recon Online hits open beta

A blog post on the Ubisoft site for Ghost Recon Online reveals that the game is now in open beta.

By Peter Parrish | 9 Aug 2012 | Comments Off

Ubisoft acknowledges major Uplay security flaw

A flaw in Ubisoft’s ‘Uplay’ software, the overlay which doubles as a social area and DRM system for the majority of Ubisoft’s recent titles, has been acknowledged by the publisher.

By Peter Parrish | 30 Jul 2012 | Comments Off

Steam Summer Sale breaks Ubisoft’s DRM

Steam’s ongoing Summer Sale has broken Ubisoft’s PC DRM system.
The publisher’s DRM (through the implementation of Uplay) requires that players be online at all times when playing their games on PC.

By John Robertson | 16 Jul 2012 | Comments Off