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The Revamped PS Plus Lineup Is Stacked, Once You Make Sense Of It

With the big PS Plus relaunch on the horizon (get your Zero Dawn jokes out of here), we finally have an idea of what exactly to expect. Today, in a blog post, Sony outlined everything—games, streaming offerings, a partnership with Ubisoft—coming to the service. It’s a lot. Let’s break it down. PS Plus 2.0, first officially announced in March, is a total revamp of the long-running PS Plus service, essentially folding all of PlayStation’s disparate subscriptions into one. It’s available in three tiers, which you can read more about right here, but the general breakdown is:Though the option to play…

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After multiple delays, The Division 2 finally gets new content this week

The Division 2’s promised extension of support has manifested into a new season. Ubisoft has revealed that The Division 2 is finally getting new content. This is the game’s first major patch in 2022, and it arrives alongside a new season. Season 9: Hidden Alliance will include the usual: a new target, new gear and weapons, and a new battle pass. But there’s also a host of free additions, in the form of the co-op mode Countdown, and a new weapon upgrade feature dubbed Expertise. Hidden Alliance kicks off this Thursday, May 12. Countdown is an eight-player co-op mode that…

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Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time Remake development jumps to Ubisoft Montréal

Remember there was a Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time Remake that was meant to be coming out in January last year? No? Well, the game’s development team have taken to Twitter to announce that Prince Of Persia: The Sands Of Time Remake will be delayed indefinitely, which seems oddly fitting considering the game is about messing with time. It was meant to launch this year, but the game’s already been delayed indefinitely once before. Read more

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Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake development handed over to Ubisoft Montreal

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. The remake was originally in development with Ubisoft’s Pune and Mumbai studios. Ubisoft has announced development of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time Remake has been handed over to Ubisoft Montreal. The studio is responsible for the original Sands of Time trilogy. “This decision is an important step and the team, building upon achieved by Ubisoft Pune and Ubisoft Mumbai, will now take the time they need to regroup on the scope of the game to deliver you the…

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Ubisoft’s Six-Year Development Hell Pirate Game Leaks In New Footage

Narrated test footage for Skull and Bones has leaked online, showing off a big part of the blockbuster’s transformation since it was last officially shown at E3 2018. It’s pretty and also looks like a textbook modern Ubisoft game. Players will collect blueprints, loot materials, and build up their infamy rank to get bigger, better ships. Rise and grind sailors.The new leaked gameplay footage, which runs just over six minutes, details how players will complete contracts for NPCs to rank up and unlock new ship designs and upgrades. They’ll stock their ships with “rations, water, repair kits and ammunition” before…

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Ubisoft have announced Project Q because it was leaked so many times

Ubisoft playfully confirmed over the weekend that they’re working on a much-leaked MOBA dubbed ‘Project Q’ , tweeting “So, we heard you heard…” The game, which Ubisoft insist isn’t a battle royale despite its strong resemblance to other battle royales that shall remain nameless, is still early in development. Ubisoft have now offered up registration for testing and updates through Ubisoft Connect. Read more

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Save up to 75 per cent on DLC at Ubisoft’s spring sale

Everybody gets some narrative DLC! Ubisoft have made huge adventure games in recent years, and they’ve expanded on this success by adding to those stories and the time we get to spend with original, interesting characters they feature. Some of their latest DLC packs are on sale on Ubisoft’s own website right now, and we’ve made a list of some of the more notable discounts. The best deal available here is the Dawn of Ragnarok for Asssassin’s Creed Valhalla. You play as Eivor, and your goal is to become Odin, the Norse god of Battle and Wisdom, and use everything…

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Good news everyone, Watch Dogs is coming back… as a manga

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. The manga will be available to read tomorrow, April 12. Watch Dogs is officially coming back, though you’ll need to put your ready glasses on as it’s in the form of a manga. Perhaps overly simply titled Watch Dogs Tokyo, the manga will be ” about a special new infrastructure system from a company called Bloom Japan used by the Tokyo Metropolitan Government to change people’s lives,” as described by manga news account Manga Mogura. “However this new system does…

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Sega Says ‘Future Of Gaming’ Includes NFTs And Cloud Streaming

It seems, like some other big video game publishers, Sega is also interested in adding NFTs into future games as revealed in an interview with various executives and producers. During that same interview, Sega talked more about its “Super Game” projects, confirming that it will be more than one game and some of them could involve streaming and cloud gaming.

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Ubisoft announces Rainbow Six mobile featuring Siege-like gameplay, is also rumoured to be working on a new battle royale shooter

Ubisoft has announced a new mobile FPS for iOS and Andoid devices, named Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Mobile, amidst reports it is also working on a separate battle royale shooter. Rainbow Six mobile announced Led by a new and dedicated team at Ubisoft Montreal, Rainbow Six Mobile aims to ‘deliver a true Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six Siege experience, where tactical gameplay meets fast-paced action’. Players will face off in 5v5 PVP matches in the ‘Attack vs Defense’ game mode. Continue reading Ubisoft announces Rainbow Six mobile featuring Siege-like gameplay, is also rumoured to be working on a new battle royale shooter

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Ubisoft has ceased development on Ghost Recon Breakpoint

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. Servers will continue to be maintained. Ubisoft has announced it will no longer release updates for Ghost Recon Breakpoint. According to an announcement made on Twitter, the last four months marked the release of the final piece of content which included the Operation Motherland mode along with additional clothing and Quartz items. The company said it will continue to maintain servers for both Ghost Recon Wildlands and Ghost Recon Breakpoint. The online tactical shooter was developed by Ubisoft Paris and…

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Far Cry 6 is free to play this weekend

If you were looking to shoot random goons in the head, while experiencing something 100%, absolutely, definitely political, Ubisoft have got you covered. You can play the full version of Far Cry 6 for free from the March 24th to the 27th. It’ll be available through the Epic Games or Ubisoft store, with pre-loads already open on both – and if you decide to buy the full thing all of your progress will carry over. Read more

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Ubisoft’s cloud computing tech Scalar allows developers to build larger open worlds with huge player counts

If you click on a link and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our editorial policy. Ubisoft Stockholm is actively working on a new IP leveraging Scalar to deliver an experience “at a scale never seen before.” Ubisoft has announced a new cloud-native technology for game development called Ubisoft Scalar. Using this cloud computing tech, developers will use the power and flexibility of cloud computing for Ubisoft’s game engines reducing dependency on players’ hardware and providing new possibilities for game development and player experience. The tech takes the components and systems of traditional game engines and…

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Assassin’s Creed Valhalla: Dawn Of Ragnarök review: the Assassin’s Creed you like in a fun new fantasy world

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla enters its endgame phase with its final DLC Dawn Of Ragnarök, the very concept for which is kind of a big honking spoiler, so consider yourself forewarned. The series as a whole is still electing to carry on with that subplot about super-advanced precursor god-people, like a chill friend who you ask to party knowing that they will, univited, bring along their mate who is really into a specific genre of sci-fi and will not stop derailing conversations to talk about it. In Valhalla this manifests as protagonist Eivor, Viking raider and big blonde buff meat sculpture,…