Category: ubisoft

Ubisoft speaks on the comedy in South Park: The Tale of Fates

In a recent interview with PlayStation Blog, Jason Schroederthe game’s producer discussed the different comedic aspects of South Park: The Tale of Destiny. As with the previous opus, The Annale of Destiny will be faithful to the vision of Trey Parker And Mark Stone, the creators of the series, and will mix turn-based RPG mechanics ...

Ubisoft explains the Watch Dogs downgrade

When it was released in 2014, the first Watch Dogs faced a lot of criticism, both in terms of its gameplay and its graphics. Among the criticisms made against him, the famous downgrade, that is to say graphics revised downwards contrary to what was shown in the promotional trailers. Since this controversy, the publisher has ...

Troubles at Ubisoft: French developers strike for the better…

The next big video game company is making negative headlines: after waves of layoffs, strikes are taking place at Ubisoft. Unfortunately, this isn’t the first time we’ve reported that major gaming companies are laying off employees in large numbers. In January, 1,900 Blizzard employees were laid off following the Microsoft deal. Riot also laid off ...

Ubisoft is impressed by the success of Pokemon Go and teases a new game

It was during a financial meeting that Yves Guillemot spoke about the phenomenon Pokemon Go. The man said he and his entire team at Ubisoft were “very impressed” with what Nintendo has managed to create with its new mobile title. But that’s not all because Yves Guillemot then questioned by explaining that Ubisoft also had ...

Vivendi is slowly but surely rising within Ubisoft

The rise of Vivendi in Ubisoft is it inexorable? After taking over Gameloft last May, Vincent Bolloré’s group continues to whittle away at the Breton publisher’s shareholding, going from 20.1% to 22.8% of the capital. Vivendi now has 20.2% of the voting rights, compared to 17.7% previously. The group, however, denies wanting to make a ...

According to Ubisoft, Watch Dogs 2 will sell as well as the first

Thanks to a well-established marketing campaign and the appeal of novelty, the first Watch Dogs aroused a lot of desire. In fact, many players rushed for it, but a certain number of them were also disappointed. Yet, Ubisoft is confident: the bad buzz should not influence the sales of Watch Dogs 2on the contrary, it ...

Ubisoft asks players about the currency system in Assassin’s Creed

Integrated from Assassin’s Creed II, the monetary system made it possible to add new gameplay mechanics to the license which was then seeking to diversify. In addition to purchasing weapons, armor and various items to improve our assassin, it was especially interesting to invest in the small town of Monteriggioni to improve our income. While ...

Become a singing star in Ubisoft’s Just Sing

Want to test your singing skills, for better or for worse, with your friends? Ubisoft revealed the upcoming release of Just Sing. You can record your sweet voice while singing, or by making playback, on a varied playlist with more than 40 songs. Here is an overview of the tracks present: All About That Bass ...

Ubisoft formalizes The Division film, Jessica Chastain confirmed

The Hollywood Report was right, Jessica Chastain (Interstellar, Crimson Peak, Zero Dark Thirty, Alone on Mars) will join the cast of the film The Division. She will therefore give the reply to the actor Jake Gyllenhaal (Jarhead, Zodiac, Source Code…) who is also a producer, in the same way as the actress via her company ...

Watch Dogs 2 will allow other Ubisoft licenses to breathe

Are you disappointed not to see the saga Assassin’s Creed come back in 2016? According to Ubisoft this is a good thing. The French publisher returned to the upcoming release of Watch Dogs 2. This year we have five AAA franchises coming. Watch Dogs 2 is one of them and we think it’s going to ...