Stephen Gaghan to write and direct movie based on The Division

Today, Ubisoft Motion Pictures announced that Academy Award winner Stephen Gaghan is set to write and direct the upcoming film based on the video game The Division. Gaghan won his Academy Award for screenwriting work on Traffic, and was also nominated for Syriana which he wrote and directed. His next film, Gold, featuring Matthew McConaughey as a follicly … Continued


Rainbow Six Siege: Prepare to enter the Velvet Shell

It might sound like a saucy euphemism, but Operation Velvet Shell is – in fact – the first operation of Rainbow Six’s second year. The operation, including a new map and two brand new Spanish operators, will be demoed during the live broadcast of the Six Invitational on the 5th of February. Along with Velvet … Continued


Watch Dogs 2 free trial available now on PS4!

Like the idea of Watch Dogs 2, but don’t feel like handing over your cold hard cash without trying it first?  What you need is a some kind of – I don’t know – “free trial.”  That might just seal the deal.  Now, hold that thought … Yes, there’s now a free trial of Watch Dogs 2 … Continued


Richard Blenkinsop heads up Reflections and new Leamington studio

There’s a new sheriff in town at Ubisoft Reflections. At the back end of last year, after four years in charge, much-loved (and slightly eccentric) Managing Director Pauline Langourieux chose to follow her heart into a more hands-on production position within the studio. Pauline has a long and storied history in production at Ubisoft, stretching … Continued


French studios MD Xavier Poix talks Switch

If you eagerly tuned in for the Nintendo Switch Presentation yesterday, you probably already know that we will be bringing Just Dance 2017, Steep and Rayman Legends to the new console! More than just upcoming Switch titles, these three games have something else in common; they’ve all been developed by teams in our French studios. … Continued


Ubisoft reveals Nintendo Switch line-up!

This morning Ubisoft announced the first titles they’ll be bringing to the new Nintendo Switch console: Steep, Just Dance 2017 and Rayman Legends Definitive Edition. But, as Ubisoft’s managing director of French Studios, Xavier Poix says, “These three games are just the beginning. We will share more about other exciting projects for the Nintendo Switch … Continued


Ghost Recon Wildlands live action drama coming February

In just two short months, Ghost Recon Wildlands will be unleashed on the world. In the game, you and up to three others will take on the Santa Blanca drug cartel, on a mission to free Bolivia from their bloody grip.  As mentioned in this previous post, the Santa Blanca cartel flourishes under the control of some interesting … Continued