Tagged:  Ubisoft Montreal

By Anthony LaBella, December 21, 2012 0 VG Review

It’s kill or be killed in Far Cry 3‘s world. Viscous animals and psychopathic villains alike pose a threat to the player. In order to fight back, one must hone their survival skills, acclimate to the tropical island, and maybe… Read More »

By Jason Fanelli, November 9, 2012 0 VG Review

I’ve been fighting this war for six long years. I’ve loyally pledged myself to the Assassins, freeing the world from the machinations of the Templar order. I’ve traveled through the very fabric of time itself, following Desmond and his Assassin… Read More »

By Mike Murphy, October 4, 2012 0 Videos

The basic information behind the tragic backstory of new Assassin’s Creed protagonist Connor has been well known now for months. However, Ubisoft has decided to give some visualization to that history and a little more insight thanks to the brand… Read More »

By Mike Murphy, September 27, 2012 0 Videos

The Boston Tea Party is known far and wide as the catalyst that set off the American Revolution, where colonists sneaked into Boston Harbor dressed as Native Americans and dumped tons of British tea into the water below. But according… Read More »

By Ben Gyurik, September 26, 2012 0 GN

Assassin’s Creed III for PC doesn’t come out until November, but Ubisoft has released the specs for the upcoming version. It should be noted that only specific graphics cards are supported. Supported OS: Windows Vista (SP2) / Windows 7 (SP1)… Read More »

By Dan Crabtree, June 11, 2012 1 Features

With E3 over faster than a hip-hop concert at a gaming convention, I’m reminded of the unique, uncomfortable interactions between gamers, games press, game developers, and… the others. That is, specifically between the “nerdcore” and the “observers,” whose well-intentioned false… Read More »

By Jason Fanelli, June 10, 2012 1 Previews

When Ubisoft announced the American Revolution as the setting for Assassin’s Creed III, fans of the series were thrilled. The first trailer hinted at a wild frontier, large-scale battles, and more of the same great assassin action gamers have come… Read More »

By Mike Murphy, June 10, 2012 1 Previews

In this technological age, knowledge is power. The more you know, whether it be about people, places, or things, the better off you are. Combine all three, along with the wherewithal to use it to your advantage, and you have… Read More »

By Dan Crabtree, April 12, 2012 1 Features

We stepped back into the pungent people-sea of the PAX East 2012 show floor, and my colleagues remarked on an Assassin’s Creed III hands-off demo and the game’s apparent play revisions since Revelations. “Oh, god, and the rope-dart hanging? So brutal!” “Nah,… Read More »

By Dan Crabtree, April 12, 2012 2 Previews

The sun hangs wearily in the afternoon sky overlooking Bunker Hill, clouded by the smoke from thousands of spent muskets. Ubisoft Montreal Creative Director Alex Hutchinson explains that this is just one of a handful of poignant moments in the… Read More »