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For Honor team looks back on more than a year of continual change

Beginning as an experimental idea for a fresh approach to melee combat, For Honor has grown in the 15 months since launch to serve a player base more than 7.5 million strong. Keeping them all happy has meant delivering a continual stream of updates, additions, and improvements, shaping For Honor to become everything its community … Continued

The Division – a glossary of terms every agent should know

The Division takes you to a New York City currently in the grips of a full-scale breakdown. As you strive to gain a foothold and level up your Agent in order to push back the chaos, your knowledge of the people, places, and things of The Division will come in very handy. We’ve gathered some … Continued

Ubisoft at E3 2018 – What You Need to Know

From June 11th to 14th, Ubisoft will be at E3 with exciting new reveals, hands-on demos, celebrations, prizes, as well as updates on some of our biggest games, including Beyond Good & Evil 2, Tom Clancy’s The Division 2, and more! Ubisoft’s E3 conference kicks off at 9 PM BST on Monday, June the 11th, … Continued

How Far Cry 5 was optimised for PC

The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions of Far Cry 5 both take advantage of those system’s respective features to produce some impressive visuals, but the Far Cry 5 development team wanted to make sure the PC version of the game inspired just as many breathtaking moments while taking advantage of the additional customisation options … Continued

Rainbow Six Siege surpasses 30 million players

Coming off the release of Operation Chimera, Rainbow Six Siege has surpassed 30 million registered players – and that’s not the only achievement it’s clocked. The ever-growing community also came out in force for the first major tournament of the year, the 2018 Six Invitational, which saw record numbers including 321,000 peak concurrent viewers and … Continued

Far Cry 5 breaks series sales records

Ubisoft announced that Far Cry 5 more than doubled first-week sell-through of Far Cry 4, making Far Cry 5 the fastest selling title in the franchise’s history. Digital distribution accounted for more than 50 percent of those sales. Far Cry 5 now represents the second biggest launch ever for a Ubisoft game, behind only Tom … Continued

GDC: How live games have changed the Ubisoft development process

Player activity in Ubisoft games has doubled over the past two years, and live games – that is, games that receive continuous, post-launch support and content updates – have been a key part of managing and supporting that growth. As the Game Developers Conference kicked off in San Francisco last week, Vice President of Online … Continued

New Ubisoft Studios Opening in Mumbai and Odesa

Ubisoft is adding two new studios to its team, with new locations in Mumbai, India, and Odesa, Ukraine. Both studios will work in collaboration with Ubisoft studios worldwide on AAA game development, and are looking to grow in the coming years. Ubisoft Mumbai, which opens in June, will be the second Ubisoft studio in India, … Continued