Rainbow Six Siege – White Noise revealed, Year 3 announced!

At the Rainbow Six Siege Year 2 Season 3 Pro League finals in Sao Paulo, Brazil over the weekend, Ubisoft showed the first gameplay of Year 2’s final expansion White Noise, and revealed the first details on Year 3 content.  Here’s UbiBlog US’ Chris Watters with all the details on White Noise: So that’s the … Continued

Rainbow Six Siege – Free Weekend, Finals and White Noise!

What are you up to this weekend? Really?  Sounds fun.  But cancel it – cos not only is this weekend a Rainbow Six Siege Free Weekend, it’s also the weekend of the game’s sold-out Year 2 Pro League finals in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  And not only (not only) that, but the live stream of those … Continued

Far Cry 5 – more co-op details revealed at Paris Games Week

During the PlayStation Paris Games Week Conference this afternoon, a new co-op trailer premiered for Far Cry 5. Look, here it is right now! While you’re busy liberating the beleaguered citizens of Hope County, Montana from The Project at Eden’s Gate, you won’t be limited to assistance from Guns for Hire (such as Nick Rye) or … Continued

Far Cry 5 – How Ubisoft built a believable cult

In Far Cry 5, the countryside of Hope County has been seized by the cultists of The Project at Eden’s Gate, who are determined to “save” the county’s residents with or without their cooperation. While their methods are brutal and their beliefs are disturbing, they’re much more than cartoon stereotypes. Far Cry 5’s developers have … Continued

Assassin’s Creed Origins interview – Meet Abubakar Salim, the man behind Bayek of Siwa

Who’s that handsome fellow?  Why it’s Abubakar Salim, the charismatic, engaging actor behind Assassin’s Creed Origins protagonist, Bayek of Siwa. A few weeks ago I popped to London’s British Museum for BAFTA’s 10 Years of Assassin’s Creed event, where I met Abu to talk about his work on the game.  While he has plenty of experience in TV, … Continued

South Park The Fractured But Whole reviews roll in

South Park: The Fractured But Whole has now found its way into stores across the country (and the Internet).  Press and gamers alike have been having their say, so we thought we’d put together a quick round-up of their words.  But let’s start with the launch trailer. Fandom described it as “undoubtedly one of the funniest … Continued

Assassin’s Creed Origins – interview with composer Sarah Schachner

Assassin’s Creed is known for it’s eclectic, atmospheric soundtracks – featuring the work from the likes of Jesper Kyd, Lorne Balfe, Brian Tyler and Austin Wintory.  Assassin’s Creed Origins brings back Philadelphia-born multi-instrumentalist and composer of TV, film and video-game scores, Sarah Schachner. Schachner worked with Brian Tyler on the soundtrack for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black … Continued

Assassin’s Creed Origins – take it Yeezy with these custom kicks

Trainers? I’d rather have a nice pair of brogues, or maybe a comfortable slip-on – perhaps something with a velcro fastening. But thanks to a collaboration between Assassin’s Creed Origins and sneaker artist Dominic Lowman of Carmeno Custom Kicks, I now know a thing or two about trainers. First up, “Yeezy” isn’t just the noise … Continued