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Although some may consider this a joke, Xbox Live will hold a downloadable content sale for April Fools' Day. The discounts on recent games include the Assassin's Creed 3 Season Pass for $20 (33 percent off). There's also the Battlefield 3 Aftermath DLC for $7.50 (50 percent off).For those who neve...

March 31st 2013 at 6:00pm 0 Comments
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During a panel at GDC today, Ubisoft writer Corey May and lead mission designer Philippe Bergeron discussed their "balancing act" in crafting the stories of Assassin's Creed. May is focused on building up the story, making the characters and their relationships important to the player, while Berger...

March 26th 2013 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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'The Betrayal,' the second of Assassin Creed 3's 'The Tyranny of King Washington' DLC triad, comes today to Xbox 360, PS3 and PC in North America. It costs 800 MSP or $9.99, or nada if you've got the Season Pass.'The Betrayal' sees the easily-spelled Ratonhnhaké:ton make his way to Boston. T...

March 19th 2013 at 9:30am 0 Comments
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The Far Cry Franchise Pack is on sale for $40 on Steam today as the platform's Daily Deal. This deal is part of a larger Steam sale, as today is day three of the Ubisoft Publisher Weekend, so other Ubisoft-published games are 35 to 50 percent off on the platform as well.The Far Cry Franchise Pack i...

March 17th 2013 at 10:30am 0 Comments
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Assassin's Creed 3's "The Tyranny of King Washington" is weird y'all. Not only does it propose Native Americans as a hyperthermic people, but apparently Ratonhnhaké:ton is also descended from the Predator race. Assassin's Creed 5: Predator vs. Templar shipping in 2014.

March 12th 2013 at 11:59pm 0 Comments
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A few German websites spotted an Assassin's Creed 3: Washington Edition lurking in a digital hay pile. If legitimate, it'll be a bundle that includes all of the DLC launched so far, along with the game itself, due out on March 28 for PC, PS3 and Xbox 360.The Washington Edition comes with the Hidden...

February 27th 2013 at 7:00pm 0 Comments
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U can save on ZombiU, along with the rest of Ubisoft's Wii U lineup this week. From today through February 26, downloads of full games from the publisher are 30% off.That puts ZombiU and Assassin's Creed 3 at $41.99 each, and Just Dance 4, Rabbids Land, Your Shape: Fitness Evolved 2013, and ESPN Sp...

February 19th 2013 at 5:45pm 0 Comments
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Assassin's Creed 3's first downloadable content pack for the "Tyranny of King Washington" is available today on Xbox 360 and PC, along with the PS3 following the standard weekly update.The three-part story begins with "The Infamy," as an alternate history unfolds with George Washington's head getti...

February 19th 2013 at 2:30pm 0 Comments
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Ubisoft's performance figures for the three month period ending December 31, 2012 have been released, and while we don't have specific net/operating/sticky/whatever income figures on account of the company's Frenchness, we do have an overall indication of how it performed in Q3. Which is to say, pr...

February 7th 2013 at 12:15pm 0 Comments