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Rayman Creator Michel Ancel Joins Indie team Wild Sheep Studio

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Ubisoft developer and creator of Rayman Michel Ancel has announced that he has joined a new indie development team called Wild Sheep Studio. However, he is still working at Ubisoft. Wild Sheep Studio has a brand new IP in the works that will be announced soon. Via: MNN, Source: Gamekult

Assassin’s Creed Unity – 8 Minutes of Gameplay Footage

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Ubisoft has shown off some brand new gameplay footage from Assassin’s Creed Unity from the San Diego Comic-Con. Check out all the action below.

Assassin’s Creed Unity Experience Trailer #1: New Engine, New Gameplay

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Assassin’s Creed Unity Creative Director Alex Amancio walks us through the features of the all new Anvil engine and highlights some of the technology he and the rest of the development team used to make Assassin’s Creed Unity a true next gen experience. You’ll learn about everything from character movement to lighting to the AI and animations that make the massive crowds possible in the streets of Paris.

The Crew Closed Beta Walkthrough [EUROPE]

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Ubisoft has detailed some of the features coming to The Crew in the closed beta. Check it out below.

Assassin’s Creed Unity – “Revolution” Gameplay Trailer

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Ubisoft has released a brand new trailer for Assassin’s Creed Unity. Check it out below, it goes over the basic premise of the game.

WATCH_DOGS Review – The Rageaholic

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Ubisoft attempts to Demonstrate That Their not all hacks Are named ‘Jade’ or ‘Raymond’. Warning, Strong Language.

Watch Dogs has Shipped 8 Million Units Worldwide

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Ubisoft has announced that Watch Dogs shipments have hit 8 million units. This is the number sold to retailers, not to actual customers. More details can be found on Video Gamer.

Assassin’s Creed Unity is the Start of a “New Cycle of Assassin’s Creed Games”

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It looks like Ubisoft is completely content with releasing multiple Assassin’s Creed games every-single year. In a new interview with the Examiner, Ubisoft discusses how Assassin’s Creed Unity will be the start of a brand new cycle of games for the franchise.

Far Cry 4′s $129.99 Kryat Edition Announced for North America

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Currently all pre-orders of Ubisoft’s upcoming FPS title Far Cry 4 will automatically receive a bump to a Limited Edition version. For those who want to get a little more extravagant, Ubisoft has officially announced a $129.99 Far Cry 4 Kryat Edition for North America, which includes a statue, travel journal, and more.

Far Cry 4 – The Press Has Spoken – E3 2014 Trailer

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Ubisoft released a new trailer featuring press accolades from E3 2014 for their upcoming multiplatform title Far Cry 4.

Ubisoft Claims Assassin’s Creed Unity’s Tech was Rebuilt for the Xbox One and the Title has Almost 4 Years of Development

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Ubisoft’s creative director Alexandre Amancio claims the technology for the Xbox One version of their upcoming multiplatform title Assassin’s Creed Unity was rebuilt for the console. “Keep in mind, this game has had almost a four year development. Before we even started the content or anything it was almost a year of development of technology and features and stuff like that.”

Assassin’s Creed Unity – Live E3 2014 Showfloor Co-op Demo

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I was able to capture the Assassin’s Creed Unity stage demo right in the heart of Ubisoft’s booth live at E3 2014!

The Division (PC, PS4, XOne) E3 2014 Gameplay

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Check out a short gameplay clip of Tom Clancy’s The Division from E3 2014 I captured live from Ubisoft’s Showfloor.

Valiant Hearts: The Great War – Launch Trailer

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Ubisoft released a launch trailer for their digital title Valiant Hearts: The Great War.

The Settlers: Kingdoms of Anteria – Announcement Trailer

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Ubisoft released an announcement trailer featuring cinematics for their upcoming PC title The Settlers: Kingdoms of Anteria developed by Blue Byte.

Ubisoft – A Sad History of PC Failures – Jimquisition

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“Oh Ubisoft, will you never not give us material? Following a recent Watch Dogs PC controversy, Jimquisition looks at Ubi’s recent history of being terrible at computer games.”

Ubisoft Titles Discounted Up to 75% Off on Nintendo eShop

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Select Ubisoft 3DS and Wii U titles are now discounted up to 75% off on the Nintendo eShop for US, Canada, Mexico, and Brazil customers. The sale officially begins today, and it will end on July 6, 2014.

Assassin’s Creed 4 and Rayman Legends are $20 each on the eShop

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Ubisoft has started their Wii U eShop summer sale. And there are a number of their games with steep discounts. Rayman Legend and Assassin’s Creed 4 are $20 each. While ZombiU and Splinter Cell Blacklist are $22.49 each. Get the full lineup of deals below.

Ubisoft admits to deactivating “E3” settings for the PC version of Watch Dogs

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Ubisoft released an official statement concerning the recent controversy surrounding the deactivation of “E3” settings for the PC version of Watch Dogs discovered by the PC modding community. The company admits they’ve deactivated the settings, but claims it was due to “possible impacts on visual fidelity, stability, performance and overall gameplay quality.”

Ubisoft has also addressed the conspiracy theory in which people claimed the deactivation was intended to downgrade visuals to keep the game from outperforming Xbox One and PS4 versions of the title.

“Nintendo has to Perform this year, or they will have less Games” says Ubisoft CEO

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Ubisoft’s CEO rehashes the same statements over again with the Wii U in a new interview with CVG. He says that Nintendo will have to sell more systems if they want to get more games, and if they don’t, they won’t have as much games on the system.

Watch Dogs PC modding community discovers deactivated E3 settings included with the game

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There was a lot of controversy surrounding the visual downgrades for Watch Dogs when compared to the original E3 reveal in 2012. A recent discovery made by The Worse at Guru3D probably won’t help settle down the problem, especially for PC owners of the title, since some “E3” settings still included in the PC game revealed Ubisoft has deactivated these settings, which allows the similar visuals as seen in the 2012 E3 reveal. When reactivated, some users have claimed the game looks drastically nicer, and actually enhances the performance on Ultra settings for the PC.

Far Cry 4 Allows PS4 and PS3 Players Invite Friends to play, even if they don’t have it

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Sony has announced that PS3 and PS4 players who purchase Far Cry 4 will be able to invite their friends to multiplayer bouts, even if they don’t have the game.