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Far Cry 5 hands-on preview – ‘This game is making a statement about who we are as a society’

Gamecentral has an extensive hands-on preview with Far Cry 5’s open-world and speaks to lead writer Drew Holmes about their twist on heartland …

I think I've been brutally owned by Ubisoft

Before I explain how Ubisoft truly and utterly owned me, some context. I grew up in Western Montana, so when Ubisoft announced that my home was to be …

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Far Cry 5's story looks like a morally dubious mess

Ubisoft exploits the iconography of racism<p>One of the most fascinating problems facing big budget game makers is how to address real world issues, without seeming to exploit them. Indie developers have no trouble setting themselves against the woes of the world, and having something valuable to say. …

Watch new Far Cry 5 gameplay

Impressions of missions, exploration and weapons<p>I went to see Ubisoft this week, and spent a couple of hours playing <i>Far Cry</i> <i>5</i>. The captured footage in my video features world exploration, a side-quest involving bovine gonads, the rescue of sidekick mutt Boomer and the eradication of an enemy outpost.<p>…

For Honor Dedicated Server Tests Beginning Tomorrow For Everyone

Announced today on Ubisoft's blog for For Honor, the weapon-based fighting game released earlier this year, dedicated server tests are being held …

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Overwatch needs a Rainbow-Six-Siege-style Operation Health to get it ready for league play

The Overwatch League preseason started in earnest this week, kicking the game’s somewhat lofty esports plans into motion. A globe-spanning roster of …

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Ubisoft delays Far Cry 5, The Crew 2 and another unannounced title

French developer Ubisoft announced today that it would be putting the brakes on the development of three projects. Far Cry 5, which was slated to …

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'Assassin's Creed Origins' (PS4) review: Stalk like an Egyptian

Last year, I wrote that "Assassin's Creed Syndicate" was the best game in Ubisoft's stealth action series.<p>That didn't last long.<p>The follow-up to …

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The Assassin's Creed Origins Photo Competition begins today

<b>Ubisoft launches the official Assassin’s Creed Origins Photo Mode contest.</b><p>The in-game photo mode in <i>Assassin’s Creed Origins</i> is one of the finest …

Ubisoft has delayed the release of The Crew 2

Ubisoft has delayed the release of its upcoming open-world driving sequel, The Crew 2.<p>The Crew 2 was originally scheduled to launch on PC, PS4, and …

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GS News Update: Far Cry 5, The Crew 2, And One Other Ubisoft Game Delayed - GS News Updates

Airs Daily<p>GS News Updates are here to keep you up to date with the very latest and greatest in gaming news.

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Ubisoft Offers Assassin's Creed IV and World in Conflict for Free

The game giveaways are to celebrate two big 10th anniversaries with the only caveat being you have to use the Uplay client to get them.<p>PCMag reviews …

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'The Division' Update 1.8 Adds New Gameplay Modes and Area

Update 1.8 is available today for <i>The Division</i>, developer-publisher Ubisoft announced. The free update adds an entirely new area to the game and two …

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Did You Know These Facts About Far Cry 5?

Does the teaser of Far Cry 5 look so familiar?<p>The “Last Supper!” An art which was painted by the greatest painter ever, <b>Leonardo da Vinci</b>. Now take a …

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'Assassin’s Creed: Origins' December update to include 'chocobo horses'

A recent post by Ubisoft has confirmed a much-awaited Nightmare mode in “Assassin’s Creed: Origins.” It also shows what appears to be… a chocobo tail?

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Rainbow Six Siege Claims Its 25 Millionth Casualty In Just Over Two Years

Player number 25 million joined the fray in <i>Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege,</i> Ubisoft announced today, and was almost certainly immediately killed by another gamer.<p>The sales milestone coincides with the release of Operation White Noise today on all of the game’s platforms. The tactical shooter title …

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Ubisoft Giving Away Two Free Games for PC This Holiday

Ubisoft is giving away Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag and World in Conflict for PC this holiday season.<p>The games are free for all PC owners with a …

Gaming

How Far Cry 5 became more political than Ubisoft intended

There is something inescapably eerie about the setup for Far Cry 5 - nothing concrete, but a pervading sense that things are not quite right in this …

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Far Cry 5 interview | Dan Hay on how the Cold War and the fear of modern armageddon influenced Far Cry 5

Early next year, Ubisoft will release Far Cry 5, the latest in a series that, for a decade, put players in an exotic location and challenged them to survive under the tyrannical rule of dictators who take advantage of remote locations. In Far Cry 5, it's not going far away: it takes place in the US …

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‘Reality is stranger than fiction’: talking Far Cry 5 with Dan Hay

While Far Cry has never been a series that’s seemed particularly averse to controversy, the latest game in the franchise, Far Cry 5, seems to be …

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Microsoft Won the Top Gong at the PlayStation Awards 2017

Every year, Sony hosts an event named the PlayStation Awards in Japan. The ceremony is designed to celebrate all of the titles that have performed …

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Here are the winners of the official PlayStation Awards 2017

<b>Double Platinum Prize:</b><br>(Games that have accumulated shipments of over two million copies.)<p><i>Minecraft: PlayStation 4 Edition</i> / <i>Minecraft: PlayStation</i> …

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Ubisoft Reflections Releases New Game Ode for PC

Ubisoft Reflections Releases New Game Ode for PC<p>/ November 29, 2017 at 11:26 AM / Gaming, Gaming News<p>Ubisoft Reflections, the studio behind <i>Grow Home</i>,</i> …

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Steep: Road to the Olympics Beta Is Now Available For Xbox One

<b>Content: Steep Road to the Olympics Beta</b> <br>Check availability in your Xbox LIVE region<p><b>Game Description:</b> The Steep Road to the Olympics Beta allows you …

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Ubisoft releases ‘joyful’ music experiment from Grow Home studio

Ode is out on PC right now<p><i>Ode</i>, a new game from Ubisoft’s Reflections studio, is now available on PC. It’s described as a “journey of pure joy” — you play as a character named Joy, actually — that combines experimentation in open-world environments with musical puzzles.<p>If you hadn’t heard of <i>Ode</i> …

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Ubisoft Just Announced And Released Ode

Image: Ubisoft<p>In the wake of Black Friday, Ubisoft have pulled a Sega Saturn with the release of <i>Ode</i>. The joyful game where you create music as you …

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Ubisoft Announces Musical Exploration Game 'Ode,' Available Now

<i>Ode</i> is a new adventure game based around exploration and adventure, Ubisoft announced today, calling it "an enchanting visual and musical journey …

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Ubisoft’s next indie game ‘Ode’ is out in the UK

A couple years ago, Ubisoft started an incubator at its Reflections Studio to make indie games -- the first of which, the delightful <i>Grow Home</i>, came out in early 2015. Now the same team has released a new title, the relaxing platformer 'experience' <i>Ode</i>.<p>Similar to the previous titles that came out of …

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Rainbow Six Siege Zombie Mode Teased For Year 3

Developers of the popular Rainbow Six Siege game created by Ubisoft Montreal for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC have this week announced and …

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Opinion – Photo Mode Makes A Difference In Modern Gaming

<i>Photo: Aaron Rossen</i><p>Aloy rushes between trees and through bushes, the massive jaws of a robot dinosaur snapping just a few inches from her back. Just …

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