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Michel Ancel Answers Accusations of Being a Toxic Boss

Jacob Blazewicz, yesterday, 20:09

The newspaper Libération has published an article that reveals the details of Michel Ancel's departure from Ubisoft. It was supposed to result from an investigation into the alleged toxic behavior of the creator of Beyond Good & Evil 2. In response, Ubisoft's former producer accused the newspaper of spreading false news.

AC: Valhalla on PS5 in 4K and 60 FPS

Michael Kulakowski, 22 September 2020, 19:17

According to reports from Ubisoft, Assassin's Creed: Valhalla on PlayStation 5 will run at 4K resolution and in constant 60fps. On PlayStation 4, the game will reach a maximum of 30 fps at standard 1080p resolution.

Rayman's Creator Retires; BG&E 2 Remains in Good Hands

Musiol, 18 September 2020, 19:39

Michel Ancel, creator of Rayman and Beyond Good & Evil, announced today that he is retiring. We don't have to worry about his projects, as they are in good hands.

New Assassin's Creed and Splinter Cell Will be Available Only to Few

Dameredet, 16 September 2020, 22:07

Ubisoft has announced work on new games from Assassin's Creed and Splinter Cell series. The choice of target platform for the titles is quite surprising. At the same time a new model of Oculus Quest was announced.

Immortals Fenyx Rising Was Inspired by a Bug in AC Odyssey

Bart Swiatek, 16 September 2020, 10:20

Creative Director of Immortals: Fenyx Rising - Scott Phillips - said in a recent interview that the idea for the game was born out of one of the bugs found in Assassin's Creed: Odyssey.

Ubisoft Renamed Its Game Because Energy Drink

Karol Laska , 15 September 2020, 19:46

Ubisoft has entered into a rather peculiar conflict with representatives of the Monster Energy product line. The issues was the title of one of the upcoming action games from the French giant, which could mislead the fans of the well-known energy drink brand.

Watch Dogs: Legion PC System Requirements

Michael Kulakowski, 15 September 2020, 19:37

We have learned the detailed system requirements of the PC version of Watch Dogs: Legion. Instead of the standard minimum and recommended configuration in this case, the developers shared information about the components necessary to run the game at different levels of detail, in 1080p, 1440p and 4K resolutions.

Ubisoft Reveals Fixed Prince of Persia Remake

Bart Swiatek, 15 September 2020, 12:27

A new screenshot from Prince of Persia: Sands of Time remake has appeared online. It shows how the game has changed since the alpha version, on which the first trailer was based.

New Info on Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake

Dameredet, 13 September 2020, 21:48

The details of the upcoming Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake were revealed. The representatives of Ubisoft shared information about the changes in the combat system and the level of difficulty compared to the original.

PS4 Game With Next-gen Upgrade Has a Special Sticker

Agnes Adamus, 11 September 2020, 20:42

Immortals: Fenyx Risin is available for pre-orders. Sobsequently, the game's box cover design was revealed. For releases on PlayStation 4, it contains a small sticker that indicates that a free upgrade for PS5 is available.

Ubisoft Responds to Accusation That New Prince of Persia is Bad

Paul Wozniak, 11 September 2020, 20:33

Ubisoft responded to player allegations that the presentation of the Prince of Persia: Sands of Time remake was tragic. Thus, we found out, among other things, why the creators decided to adopt that particular visual style.

Ubisoft Forward 2 [Summary Update]

Adrian Werner, 10 September 2020, 22:30

Today at noon PT, a second Ubisoft Forward presentation will take place. Apart from well known games such as AC: Valhalla or Far Cry 6, a remake of Prince of Persia will probably be shown. We will certainly not see the Skull & Bones project, though.

Ubisoft's Riders Republic Focuses on Crazy Sports Competions

Karol Laska , 10 September 2020, 22:25

Ubisoft has prepared something special for fans of competition and extreme sports. The first trailer of Riders Republic presents multiplayer races on bikes, skis or snowboard.

Rainbow Six Siege World Championship, New Season and Sam Fisher

Paul Wozniak, 10 September 2020, 22:02

Tonight the National World Championship was announced in Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege. Details of the new season have also been revealed, including those involving operator Sam Fisher.

Aiden Pearce Returns in Expansion for Watch Dogs Legion

Adrian Werner, 10 September 2020, 21:51

Ubisoft has released a new trailer for Watch Dogs: Legion, and has revealed that there are plans for a standalone expansion, the main character of which will be the protagonist of first Watch Dogs, Aiden Pearce.

Immortals Fenyx Rising Gameplay Trailer and Release Date

qjin, 10 September 2020, 21:28

The Ubisoft Forward event started with the presentation of Immortals: Fenyx Rising. During the show we saw a gameplay traile and a video discussing individual elements of the game. The release date was also revealed.

Prince of Persia The Sands of Time Remake Announced

Christian Pieniazek, 10 September 2020, 21:23

Ubisoft announced the remake of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time. The French giant presented a trailer of the game and revealed its release date.

Far Cry: Dive Into Insanity Announced; Vaas Returns in VR

Adrian Werner, 10 September 2020, 21:08

Far Cry VR: Dive Into Insanity, a game designed for VR centers, in which we will return to the setting of Far Cry 3, was just announced.

Ubisoft's CEO Apologizes for the Scandal; Jason Schreier Retorts

Christian Pieniazek, 10 September 2020, 20:41

Ubisoft has published a video in which its CEO, Yves Guillemot, apologizes for the scandal revealed in July. However, his words do not appeal to Jason Schreier, who is responsible for revealing controversial information from behind the scenes of the French giant.

Prince of Persia Remake Gains Credibility With New Russian Leak

Milosz Szubert, 10 September 2020, 17:00

According to the users of the Resetera forum, images that show the remake of Prince of Persia: Sands of Time appeared on Russian Uplay. According to earlier reports, the title is to be announced during today's Ubisoft Forward.

AC: Valhalla to be Launch Title for Xbox Series X; New Release Date

Jacob Blazewicz, 09 September 2020, 20:16

Ubisoft has changed the release date of Assassin's Creed: Valhalla. Fortunately, it was not delayed. Instead, the publisher decided that the game will be available on the day the Xbox Series X console is released.

AC Valhalla - Half-naked Women, Brothels and Drugs

Christian Pieniazek, 07 September 2020, 20:46

The ESRB has rated Assassin's Creed: Valhalla. The presence of half-naked women, brothels and drugs is the main evidence that we will be dealing with a work for adults.

Prince of Persia Remake May Appear on Ubisoft Forward

Milosz Szubert, 04 September 2020, 20:58

According to Jason Schreier, a remake of the iconic Prince of Persia, rumored to have been in the works for some time now, may be officially announced during Ubisoft Forward. The event will take place on September 10.

Immortals Fenyx Rising - Leak Reveals Release Date of Ex-Gods & Monsters

Adrian Werner, 04 September 2020, 14:53

Thanks to Microsoft Store, the release date of Immortals: Fenyx Rising, a game by Ubisoft, formerly known as Gods & Monsters, was leaked.

Watch Dogs: Legion Sold With GeForce RTX 3000 Series GPUs

Milosz Szubert, 03 September 2020, 15:41

Nvidia has prepared a special offer for those who want to pre-purchase GeForce RTX cards from the 3000 series. For a limited period of time, the following will be added to the device: a digital copy of Watch Dogs: Legion and one-year GeForce NOW subscription.

Ubisoft Forward - Schedule and Line-up

Christian Pieniazek, 01 September 2020, 19:27

Ubisoft shared the date and trailer of another Ubisoft Forward event, dedicated to the upcoming games of this publisher and news related to already available titles. We will see what the French giant has prepared for us next week.

The Division for Free on Uplay

Agnes Adamus, 01 September 2020, 14:50

Until September 8, we can get for free Tom Clancy's The Division, a multiplayer action game with RPG elements, in Ubisoft Store and Uplay.

Ubisoft Probably Renamed Gods and Monsters

Milosz Szubert, 31 August 2020, 17:20

A Taiwanese age rating organization has rated Ubisoft's game called Immortals: Fenyx Rising. The game in question is very likely to be in fact Gods & Monsters, announced in 2019.

Watch Dogs Legion - Watch Beekeeper Recruitment Mission

Dameredet, 29 August 2020, 18:39

Ubisoft showed how to recruit a beekeeper armed with nano-bees on new gameplay from Watch Dogs: Legion.

Assassin's Creed: Valhalla - Folklore and Legends on New Video

Adrian Werner, 29 August 2020, 17:49

A short video from Assassin's Creed: Valhalla, which focuses on mythical aspects of the game, such as the battle with the ghostly black dog, has been released online.

Ubisoft's Xbox Game Collector's Editions Without Physical Medium

Paul Wozniak, 21 August 2020, 22:16

Ubisoft has informed that the collector's editions of its games for Xbox consoles will not contain physical game media. Instead, players will receive a digital key.

Prince of Persia Lives... in Unreliable Leaks

Jacob Blazewicz, 19 August 2020, 20:55

A potential leak associated with the Prince of Persia series has been found on the web. According to a Guatemalan store, this year we will receive a remake of a single game from the series.

Ubisoft Fires AC Valhalla's Creative Director

Agnes Adamus, 14 August 2020, 20:00

Former creative director of AC: Valhalla, Ashraf Ismail, was officially fired by Ubisoft. The French company does not disclose the exact reasons for his dismissal and explains that the decision is the result of an internal investigation. This may be a consequence of Ismail having an affair.

Sam Fisher is the New Operator in Rainbow Six: Siege

Karol Laska , 11 August 2020, 22:14

The protagonist of Splinter Cell joins the roster of operators in Tom Clancy's Rainbow Six: Siege. His arrival is announced by a short trailer from Ubisoft.

First Trailer of Prince of Persia: The Dagger of Time

Jacob Blazewicz, 10 August 2020, 20:33

Ubisoft presented the trailer of VR Prince of Persia: The Dagger of Time. The material gives us an idea of how the game will look like in the new version of the famous series.

AC Valhalla: Ubisoft Changed Eivor's Gender in the Official Trailer

Agnes Adamus, 10 August 2020, 19:42

Ubisoft decided to switch Eivora for his female version in the first official trailer of AC: Valhalla. On the company's YouTube channel there is a new version of the trailer, where the only visible change is the gender of the main protagonist.

AC Valhalla - Controversy Over Protagonist's Gender

Paul Wozniak, 07 August 2020, 22:33

A few days ago an Italian illustrator shared a piece of information that originally Assassin's Creed: Valhalla was supposed to feature only a female protagonist. However, his reports were denied by Darby McDevitt - the author of the scripts for several installments of the series.

Watch Dogs: Legion Gameplay Shows a Mission

Milosz Szubert, 06 August 2020, 12:58

Another gameplay from Watch Dogs: Legion, the third installment of Ubisoft's hacker series. It presents a mission called Whistleblower. The title's release is scheduled for October 29.

Scandal at Ubisoft - Another Veteran Laid Off

Adrian Werner, 04 August 2020, 19:55

The Ubisoft scandal continues. Tommy Francois became another veteran of the company who was fired due to inappropriate behaviour towards the women employed by the publisher.

Assassin's Creed in China? Impressive Fan Analysis

Bart Swiatek, 03 August 2020, 14:52

A reasonable analysis created by one of the fans of the Assassin's Creed series suggests that in 2023 we can expect an oriental installment. The game would be created by a second team at Ubisoft Montreal and use a brand new graphics engine.

Netflix is Planning a Live-action Beyond Good & Evil Movie

Frozen, 01 August 2020, 19:43

Rob Letterman, director of Pokemon: Detective Pikachu, will create a movie adaptation of the iconic action adventure game Beyond Good & Evil for Netflix.

Netflix - John Wick Writer Will Make Splinter Cell TV Series

Paul Wozniak, 30 July 2020, 22:25

Variety informed that the popular video game series - Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell - will get its own animated series, which will hit Netflix. Derek Kolstad (known for his work on the John Wick movie series) will be responsible for the production.

Hyper Scape Gets Official Release Date on PC, PS4 and XONE

Karol Laska , 30 July 2020, 22:14

Ubisoft has published the release trailer for the first season of its new FPS battle royale called Hyper Space. We already know when the game will debut on PCs and home consoles.

Ubisoft Canceled an Arthurian RPG From Dragon Age Creator

Michael Kulakowski, 28 July 2020, 22:56

In 2019, Ubisoft is said to have canceled a fantasy RPGs based on arthurian myths. Mike Laidlaw, creator of the Dragon Age series, worked on the game. This decision was entirely the responsibility of Serge Hascoët, who left the company this month after a series of scandals.

Watch Dogs Legion - Resistance Trailer and a Handful of Info on the Game

DS, 24 July 2020, 13:02

During the Xbox Games Showcase presentaion, Ubisoft presented the latest trailer of Watch Dogs Legion. We also learned a few details about the game and its mechanics.

Assassin's Creed Grows in Strength; Ubisoft With Record Quarter

Jacob Blazewicz, 23 July 2020, 13:50

Ubisoft has published its financial report for the period from April to June. The past three months turned out to be record-breaking for the publisher, thanks to the excellent results of the Assassin's Creed and Just Dance series. The company has also detailed the planned changes related to recent accusations of harassment and discrimination in the company.

Ubisoft on Prices of PS5 and Xbox Series X Games

DS, 23 July 2020, 12:26

Ubisoft has announced that their latest games will keep their price ($60) - or at least for now. We also received an announcement of the next part of the Ubisoft Forward event.

Ubisoft, Strip clubs and Discrimination Against Women

Czarus, 21 July 2020, 23:34

Jason Schreier, one of gaming industry's most recognized journalist, currently working for Bloomberg, has published an article that reveals many of the irregularities that occurred at Ubisoft. It turns out that the producer who created, for example, the Assassyn's Creed series, has had problems with discrimination against women for years. Many secrets that were swept under the rug were revealed along with the ongoing #MeToo action.

AC: Odyssey Was Planned to Have Only Female Protagonist

Karol Laska , 21 July 2020, 22:49

Kassandra was originally supposed to be the only playable character in Assassin's Creed: Odyssey. This idea was rejected by (now former) creative director of Ubisoft.

Players Hope AC: Valhalla Will Not Repeat the Errors of Odyssey

Bart Swiatek, 21 July 2020, 14:54

Some fans of the Assassin's Creed series have decided to point out the problems that were troubling the previous installment of the series - AC: Odyssey. These players hope that AC: Valhalla will not repeat the mistakes of its predecessor.