04 Jan

Following the launch of a new Digital Rights Management system back in March 2010, Ubisoft faced a lot of criticism from PC gamers as the new system required players to maintain a constant internet-connection while playing Ubisoft games, or risk losing non-saved progress if this connection was severed. However, without making an official announcement, Ubisoft […]

06 May

An unidentified source has provided Kotaku.com with placeholder art for Ubisoft’s upcoming sequel to 2009’s Assassin’s Creed II,¬†which apparently is called Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood. Shortly after Kotaku published the image, Ubisoft confirmed that this was indeed the name of the upcoming game. While the game is set to be the third major release in the […]

15 Apr

Ubisoft has received confirmation that Assassin’s Creed II has broken the Guinness World Record¬†for being the most cover-featured game in history. In total, Assassin’s Creed II has graced the cover of 127 different magazines between April 2009 and April 2010. These magazines were published in 32 different countries. The game itself was released in November […]

07 Apr

The MI6 conference was held in San Francisco this past Thursday, and in addition to a Sony conference on “Redefining the Digital Living Room,” the event rounded out with an awards ceremony for the best achievements in marketing. Assassin’s Creed II lead the pack with seven total wins, including “Outstanding Overall Integrated Marketing Campaign” award. […]