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Ubisoft killing Uplay passport for all games

Ubisoft took a bit of flak yesterday from writers and readers alike, with many fans of the recently released Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, lamenting the fact that if you rented or borrowed the game, you wouldn’t be able to access Edward’s Fleet and other multiplayer features, because you needed …

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Ubisoft shares take a beating in wake of Watch Dogs delay

Ubisoft isn’t sitting pretty after its recent announcement that its next-gen flagship title, Watch Dogs, would be delayed until 2014, as much of its near-future earnings were locked up in that hacking sandbox. At least that’s what shareholders must have been thinking, as Ubisoft’s stock has dropped 26 per cent since …

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Ubisoft and Nvidia strike game bundle deal

Nvidia and Ubisoft have announced a new partnership, bringing together the GPU and publishing giants in order to incorporate new Nvidia graphics technology in certain titles and in turn bundle upcoming and recently released games with the latest range of graphics cards. According to both companies, this partnership has allowed …

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Assassin’s Creed creative lead fired from Ubisoft

Patrice Désilets, the creative lead on some of the best 3D platforming titles of the past ten years – Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, Assassin’s Creed 1 + 2 + Brotherhood – has been fired from Ubisoft, just two months after returning from a three year stint at rival publisher …

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Here’s where the THQ properties are going

So the auction is over, the winners have been decided and THQ is going to be diced up and farmed off to different publishers around the world. A lot of our original rumours have turned up pretty accurate, but there are a few additions for the smaller properties. The big …

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THQ sale rumours suggest Sega, Ubisoft and Koch Media

Auction

Update: Interestingly, South Park Studios, the company behind the hit TV show has said that it isn’t keen on THQ selling off its IP. In-fact, it claims that within its contract with THQ there is a stipulation that should it be breached, South Park Studios has the right to acquire …

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Dress Like Ezio – Assassin’s Creed Clothing

Assassin's Creed Clothing

If you’ve always thought to yourself, “man, I like these Assassin’s Creed games, but that Ezio sure is a snappy dresser – I wish I could buy clothes like that,” then you’re one of the few people who wants to wear an off-white, hooded, open collar shirt. However if you …

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Ubisoft uPlay has big vulnerability

uPlay

Ubisoft’s online service, uPlay, has had a real vulnerability exposed, that can be used to view customer files and information. While it was initially thought that this was a deliberate backdoor hidden by programmers of the service, it seems more likely now that it is an unintentional vulnerability. IT “experts” …

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KitGuru Gaming – Weekly Round Up

For those tech readers who don’t always get time to check out our game related content at Kitguru gaming – here is a round up of content published in the last week. “First AAA Free-To-Play Shooter” Exciting news was just released about an online multiplayer shooter that is FREE to …

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