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Ubisoft To Talk Games and Film at Comic Con Today

Today around 1:45pm at Comic Con in San Diego (refrain from Ron Burgundy joke, refrain) Ubisoft is going to lead up a panel discussion entitled “Assassin’s Creed II: Video Games and Hollywood Converge.” While this doesn’t mean too much to us or most of you, mostly because we’re not in…

Ubisoft Taking Over Canada

Ubisoft is setting up a stronghold in Canada with it’s announcement of opening a full development studio in Toronto. This puts them in a great position for world domination – because no one expects Canada. With the opening of this office Ubisoft will be in Montreal, Vancouver, Quebec and Toronto….

[8bit Review] Rainbow Six Vegas 2

Platform: Xbox 360 Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Website: rainbowsixgame.us.ubi.com Ubi playing tactical shooters? Russ: The Rainbow Six team is back and a tad better than before. I think it’s safe to say the Rainbow Six series has the tactical shooting thing down and continues to improve on the category…

[8bit Review] Prince of Persia (2008)

Platform: Xbox 360 Publisher: Ubisoft Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Website: www.princeofpersiagame.com The Intro- Ubisoft Montreal follows Team Ico’s trailblazing lead, hits crouch, silently sneaks up on them, pickpockets their innovative gameplay design, and is trying to sell it to you as a new and improved Prince of Persia. At first glance…

Ubisoft Expands Digital Distribution With Metaboli

Ubisoft is jumping into the digital distribution pool head first. Individual Ubisoft titles will be available for the first time in a digital-download-to-own format through the UBIshop, gamesplanet.com in europe, and gametap.com in the US. Metaboli steps in as the European leader in the digital distribution of PC games and…

Splinter Cell: Conviction Resurfacing?

Remember this one? It was supposed to come out Q4 of 2007, but of course and as expected of games it was delayed with no signs of return. Well, now we have something in the form of a viral campaign which we love. If you haven’t checked it out yet…

Assassin’s Creed Available for the iPhone

A co-worker of mine told me we should cover more iPhone related games since there are about 3 million plus people that might be interested. Well, I scoffed at his Apple fanboy-ness and said whatever – go single click something. But here I type, about an iPhone game, but not…

Tom Clancy’s H.A.W.X Demo Coming to a Console Near You

Hiiighway to the danger zone…sorry I have a soft spot for Kenny Loggins. Ubisoft has officially announced a demo will be available for Tom Clany’s H.A.W.X on February 11 for XBL and February 12 for PSN – PC based will be available on February 26. Demo will include 2 missions…

[8bit Review] Call of Juarez

I know, we’re a bit behind on this one. But better late than never – because who knows – maybe this one slipped under your radar when it was first released. It’s also timely in that Ubisoft has just announced a prequel, Call of Juarez: Bound in Blood. I picked…