Far Cry 4 dev thinks linear story games will suffer in modern market

Far Cry 4 dev thinks linear story games will suffer in modern market

Ubisoft’s upcoming open-world, first-person shooter adventure, Far Cry 4, is set to release soon after another Ubisoft-published/developed, presumably epic, open-world title – Assassin’s Creed Unity – arrives on current-generation consoles and PC this November. It seems as though Ubisoft is putting a significant portion of their resources towards developing open-world video games, as evidenced by the company’s aforementioned Far Cry 4, Assassin’s Creed Unity (and Rogue), and this summer’s Watch Dogs. A question […]

Ubisoft Montreal Used Feedback From A Special Operations Unit in Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege

Ubisoft Montreal Used Feedback From A Special Operations Unit in Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege

Ubisoft Montreal has detailed in a new blog post that the company had consulted with a real-world special operations unit for the upcoming first-person shooter title Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege. The National Gendarmerie Intervention Group (GIGN), a French-based special ops unit that has conducted military operations in Somalia and Bosnia, were invited to Montreal’s HQ to try out the eagerly awaited title and offered feedback on real-life situations, including the […]

Alien: Isolation DLC “Corporate Lockdown” Release Date

Alien: Isolation DLC “Corporate Lockdown” Release Date

Alien: Isolation, one of the most terrifying games I’ve played, will get its first of five DLC, “Corporate Lockdown,” next week, on October 28th. Releasing for $7.99, the DLC will challenge players to compete against their friends and others for fastest times, as well as for top scores which are achieved through bonus objectives and side quests. The downloadable content will include three survivor challenge maps, a new playable character, and […]

New Two Week PSN Sale Announced

New Two Week PSN Sale Announced

The PlayStation Blog has announced a new two week long PSN sale, titled Sale of the Dead, that focuses on horror games and movies. The blog post details the games, movies, and tv shows on sale for the two week event along with the sale prices for PS Plus members and non-members. The following week one deals are valid starting later today and lasting until Monday, October 27th: Dante’s Inferno […]

Dying Light 4-Pack Now Available to Pre-order via Steam

Dying Light 4-Pack Now Available to Pre-order via Steam

This deal is described as a great way for friends to delve into the world of Dying Light, as they’ll have up to three friends to get the most from the game.

Halo Dev Apologizes for Master Chief Collection’s 20Gb Update

Halo Dev Apologizes for Master Chief Collection’s 20Gb Update

Frank O’Connor has apologized for the day-one 20Gb update for Halo: The Master Chief Collection, acknowledging that it’ll be inconvenient for some players.

Halo 3 Gameplay Running At 1080p/60fps on Xbox One

Halo 3 Gameplay Running At 1080p/60fps on Xbox One

Microsoft have released new gameplay footage of Halo 3 running at 1080p/60fps on the Xbox One ahead of the release of Halo: The Master Chief Collection. The footage posted on IGN shows gameplay from both single player and multiplayer and along with Halo 4, will not be getting the “Anniversary treatment” that Halo 1 and 2 are. IGN have also hinted at some upcoming footage from Halo 4 running on […]

New Legend of Korra Launch Trailer

New Legend of Korra Launch Trailer

The new Legend of Korra video game releases today for PC and Consoles, and to celebrate, the folks over at Activision have released a pretty stunning new launch trailer. The trailer (below) shows off the game’s custom cutscene animations, which are similar to the show but not exactly the same, as well as a glimpse at both gameplay and story elements. Developed by Platinum Games, The Legend of Korra is a 3rd […]

Assassin’s Creed Unity Creative Director Alexandre Amancio Discusses Arno Dorian’s Personality

Assassin’s Creed Unity Creative Director Alexandre Amancio Discusses Arno Dorian’s Personality

Alexandre Amancio, the creative director on the highly anticipated Assassin’s Creed Unity, has recently discussed how Arno Victor Dorian, a French-Austrian Assassin serving as the title’s main protagonist, shares similar traits with Ezio Auditore da Firenze, who was the lead hero in Assassin’s Creed II, Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood and Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood. During an interview with the Examiner, Amancio told them how he believes that “every assassin we have had […]

More Assassin’s Creed Chronicles Spin-Offs to be Developed

More Assassin’s Creed Chronicles Spin-Offs to be Developed

Ubisoft has revealed plans to release more spin-offs in their newly announced Assassin’s Creed Chronicles series. Announced back in September, details on the season pass for Assassin’s Creed Unity revealed the inclusion of a 2.5D platformer called Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China. Ubisoft is now confirming that future Assassin’s Creed Chronicles titles are in the works and that they will explore other areas of the Assassin’s Creed Universe: “We really liked […]