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Women of Ubisoft – Raha Bouda

The first time I met Raha Bouda, she was the interviewer and I was the interviewee. Now, more than a year later, our roles are reversed. If it weren’t for her, the Women of Ubisoft series would not exist; not only was she partially responsible for hiring me, but she has also helped provide a … Continued

How Ubisoft is putting the spotlight on accessibility

This past March, the Assassin’s Creed Origins team earned the Barrier Breaker Award from DAGERS – a site dedicated to evaluating accessibility in games – for its subtitles, which include nametags for spoken dialogue, readable font size, and a background to ensure the text doesn’t blend in with the environment. While the team was honored to win … Continued

Rainbow Six Siege – free weekend May 14th to 20th!

It’s a bumper weekend for Rainbow Six Siege fans. Not only will the Rainbow Six Siege Pro League finals be taking place over in Atlantic City (don’t forget to tune in on twitch.tv/rainbow6 to catch all the action along with the full reveal of Operation Para Bellum) – it’s also a Free Weekend! And as S-Club … Continued

The Crew 2 – hands on impressions

Back when Stephane Beley was a ten-year-old boy, he spent much of his spare time in front of a beige Commodore Amiga playing the likes of Geoff Crammond’s Stunt Car Racer. Back then, he dreamed of making his own racing game – and when he had the chance to pitch The Crew in the late … Continued

Rainbow Six Siege – Operation Para Bellum first details

Ubisoft recently released the first details of Rainbow Six Siege‘s Year 3 Season 2’s Operation Para Bellum. Para Bellum adds two new Italian operators (ciao!) specialised in defence, along with the game’s nineteenth new map. Year 3 Season 2 will also bring a new intel gadget, a buff to the Clubhouse map, a buff to … Continued

Women of Ubisoft – Stéphanie Perotti

The energy of the Game Developers Conference is unlike any other convention. There’s an eagerness bubbling up, as young and prospective game-industry professionals wander around San Francisco’s Moscone Center and the surrounding areas looking to network. As I meet with Stéphanie Perotti at the Xbox Women in Gaming Rally, the energy is much more relaxed. … Continued

For Honor free weekend starts May 3rd

For Honor will be free to play from May 3 to May 6 on PS4, Xbox One, and PC. Players will have full access to the campaign, all multiplayer modes, the new training mode, and the entire original roster of 12 heroes. If you’re a new player, the free weekend is the perfect opportunity to … Continued