5 hrs ago
Participate in a Survey About Gender Diversity in Video Games
In June, players learned there would be no female assassins in the co-op mode of Assassin's Creed: Unity because of the extra work. Many criticized Ubisoft choosing not to have playable female characters in Unity , creating a #womenaretoohardtoanimate hashtag.
9 hrs ago
Watch Dogs: Bad Blood shows off its new tricks
It's been four months since Watch Dogs sold a ton of copies and earned itself Yves Guillemot's rubber stamp of franchise status. The debate of how well the game delivered on its lofty pre-release expectations now feels long worn out but, having stuck through the game's story until the very end, do indulge me a quick opinion here.
13 hrs ago
Adewale faces up to Shay in Assassin's Creed: Rogue screenshot
Ubisoft has tweeted a screenshot from the upcoming Assassin's Creed Rogue that confirms the appearance of Adewale from Black Flag in the game. In the screenshot shown below you can see a aged looking Adewale, complete with grey beard, engaging in battle with Shay - the assassin-turned-Templar from Assassin's Creed: Rogue.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Cinema Blend News
Robert Downey Jr. May Join Michael Fassbender's Assassin's Creed
Robert Downey Jr. isn't opposed to franchises . The massive movie star isn't opposed to role-playing in epic period thrillers.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Dying Light gets a January release date
Techland's open-world parkour and stealth zombie adventure Dying Light is due out in Europe on 30th January on PS4, Xbox One, PS3, Xbox 360 and PC. Pre-orders come with a free DLC mode called Be the Zombie, in which you invade other players' games as a powerful class of undead called the Night Hunter.
Updates to "Assassin's Creed: Birth of a New World: The...
Assassin's Creed: Birth of a New World: The American Saga packs together the three games that bear witness to the birth of the USA, offering masses of AAA free-roaming gameplay Assassin's Creed III ACIII was the first major break in the series narrative. The main protagonist of the AC3 is a half Native American, half English man born Ratonhnhaketon, who goes by the English name of Connor Kenway.
Better late than never: Watch Dogs Wii U release date
It has only taken them an additional 6 months but the Wii U will finally get their version of Ubisoft's Watch Dogs . The developer has finally given the Nintendo version a release date, which will be November 18, 2014.
Computer And Video Games
Shadow of Mordor trailer interviews Baker, North
A new trailer for Middle-earth: Shadow of Mordor sees two of the most prominent voice actors in games discussing their roles and non-rivalry. Troy Baker, best known for voicing Booker DeWitt in BioShock Infinite and Joel in The Last of Us , plays protagonist Talion while Nolan North, the voice of Uncharted 's Nathan Drake and Desmond Miles of Assassin's Creed , plays the Black Hand of Sauron.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Assassin's Creed Unity video steals your attention
Ubisoft issued a new walkthrough video today for Assassin's Creed Unity to showcase the game's cooperative multiplayer mode, taking players through a heist mission. The PS4, Xbox One and PC game's launch was recently delayed to November 11 .
Computer And Video Games
Assassin's Creed Unity gameplay video does co-op heist mission
Ubisoft has released a new Assassin's Creed Unity video showing off what the game's new co-op heist missions are all about. Creative Director Alex Amancio is on hand to walk you through the level, in which players have to "coordinate your skills and attacks to infiltrate, steal the artifacts, and escape without being detected".
Assassin's Creed Unity Co-Op Gameplay Trailer Released
Assassin's Creed Unity was first shown off at the E3 conference earlier this year. The game's co-op mode had many intrigued and Ubisoft did explain it when the game was being shown for the first time.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Ubisoft offers Assassin's Creed The American Saga for PC, PS3 and 360
Ubisoft has announced a new Assassin's Creed collection will be coming to Xbox 360, PC and PS3, giving gamers still on last gen a handy bundle of existing Assassin's Creed games. Titled in full as, Assassin's Creed: Birth of a New World The American Saga, the games in the package all refer in some way to the history of the Americas.
Assassin's Creed Bundle For North America And Europe Announced
We know that many gamers out there are probably looking forward to Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed Unity, but as we're sure you guys have heard by now, the release of the game has been delayed , but if Unity is the first Assassin's Creed game you are going to be playing, then you might be interested to learn that Ubisoft has announced an Assassin's Creed bundle that should bring you up to speed. The bundle will be released in North America and Europe, with the North American bundled title "Assassin's Creed: The Americas Collection", while the Europe bundle will be called "Assassin's Creed Birth of a New World - The America Saga".
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Batman: Arkham Knight & New Assassins Creed Bundle Dated - IGN Daily Fix
Batman: Arkham Knight gets new release date & Assassin's Creed: The American Saga announced. Plus, Resident Evil Revelations 2 details, what's WB Play & is eSports really not a sport? "Batman: Arkham Knight & New Assassins Creed Bundle Dated - IGN Daily Fix" is categorized as "entertainment".
Ubisoft and Square Enix announce their EGX line-up
Ubisoft and Square Enix have announced their line-ups for EGX London , i.e. Eurogamer Expo, the expo organised by our parent company Gamer Network. This time out Ubisoft is offering hands-on time with Far Cry 4, Assassin's Creed: Rogue, and for the first time on consoles The Crew.
Assassin's Creed: Rogue Trailer Mixes CG and Gameplay
A new trailer for the last-gen-only Assassin's Creed was revealed over the weekend that offers a nice blend of CGI and real gameplay, giving us a taste of just what we can expect from the adventures of protagonist Shay. Like Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, Rogue won't be following an Assassin, instead Shay is portrayed as an angry Irish ex-Assassin out for revenge after finding he'd been tricked into killing innocent men.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Assassin's Creed Rogue trailer reveals a returning character
Ubisoft's new trailer for Assassin's Creed: Rogue has confirmed the appearance of a familiar face and revealed a few more details on the game's plot. The footage reveals the return of AdA©walA©, the pirate-turned-Assassin who became your first mate in Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag and who was the star of that game's Freedom Cry expansion.
Assassin's Creed Rogue gameplay trailer lays out the Assassin hunt
The title of Assassin's Creed Rogue gives you an important piece of information about the game: Its protagonist, Shay Patrick Cormac, is a former Assassin who's now fighting for the Templars. A new gameplay trailer, released today by publisher Ubisoft, focuses on his quest to fight back against the order that tried to kill him.
Real life women revolutionaries would make amazing Assassin's Creed protagonists
Contrary to popular belief women across history and across cultures have done far more than get married, have babies and be the mothers, daughters, sisters or wives of the key players on the world stage. A recent list on Whizzpast of ten lesser-known women revolutionaries is a perfect example, and a lineup that deserves attention from, say, game developers that create fiction around particular historical periods.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
International Business Times
Xbox One Preps To Tap 29 New Markets As EA Access Gears Up For More Games
Visitors play video games on Xbox at the Microsoft exhibition stand during the Gamescom 2014 fair in Cologne August 13, 2014. The Gamescom convention, Europe's largest video games trade fair, runs from August 13 to August 17. Xbox head boss Phil Spencer takes to the Xbox Wire to express his excitement and hopes for the Xbox One and to showcase just how big September will be for A lot of games are coming once the Xbox One hits the targeted 29 markets for September.