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Ubisoft CEO Says Nintendo NX is “Fantastic,” Offers Different Experience

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Nintendo hasn't revealed anything tangible about the NX, but several developers that have seen it have expressed optimism for the new console, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot being one. In an interview with IGN, Guillemot said the Nintendo NX is “a fantastic machine” that should give gamers a “different experience from what exists today.” More than that, it's “easy to use for all gamers” and has a “very attractive” interface: “They have built in something that will give us chance to really have a different experience from what exists today. That’s what I like – that they come with something new...

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Get Your First Taste of Watch Dogs 2 in This Gameplay Trailer

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Ubisoft has released the first gameplay trailer for Watch Dogs 2, showing off many of the things -- hacking, fighting, driving, etc. -- player will be able to do. In Watch Dogs 2, you play as Marcus Holloway, a brilliant young hacker living in the birthplace of the tech revolution, the San Francisco Bay Area. ctOS 2.0, the upgraded ctOS system, frames you for a crime you did not commit, forcing you to work with the hacking group DedSec to take down the system and its creator. You’ll be able to use drones, battery-operated toys, and vehicles in your adventure,...

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First Assassin’s Creed Movie Trailer Makes Us Hopeful

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Let’s face it, video game movie have sucked harder than a good vacuum cleaner, so it’s with trepidation that we await the Assassin’s Creed movie. The film’s first trailer does make us hopeful, however. After many years of waiting, we finally get a proper look at Hollywood’s interpretation of Ubisoft’s acclaimed action adventure blockbuster franchise. What a mouthful... There is No Assassin’s Creed Game in 2016 Protagonist Callum Lynch (played by Micheal Fassbender), whose adventures in the Animus (a kind of time machine) involve his 15th century Spanish ancestor, is seen pulling off some impressive parkour and combat feats. From...

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Watch Dogs 2 Comes Out Before April 2017

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In addition to announcing that there will be no major Assassin’s Creed game for 2016, Ubisoft revealed that Watch Dogs 2 will release before April 2017. Watch Dogs 2 has been rumored to be under developed for quite some time now, and now we have confirmation. The first game sold more than 9 million copies and creative director Jonathan Morin has been vocal about what he would like to do with the franchise next. Watch Dogs 2 will be a More Player-Driven Experience There is No Assassin’s Creed Game in 2016 Ubisoft also said it would launch "a new high-potential...

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There is No Assassin’s Creed Game in 2016

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Confirming the rumors, Ubisoft has announced that there will be no major Assassin’s Creed game released in 2016, marking the first time in a while that the series has skipped a year. Assassin’s Creed launched way back in 2007, but became a bona-fide gaming powerhouse when Assassin’s Creed 2 hit the market in 2009. It became an annual franchise after that, with the French video game giant pumping out least one main series title every year up until 2015. Assassin’s Creed Movie is Like Batman Begins? Assassin’s Creed Unity, which launched in a very buggy, sometimes unplayable state, was the...

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