R6Patriots 14 Dec

Speaking with IGN, Ubisoft North America president Laurent Detoc has confirmed that Rainbow 6: Patriots “wasn’t working” and is currently in the process of being remade. “We had a core team,” Detoc explained, in part. “They had a good vision. They got started, and then the game wasn’t working. So [they had] to start again.” […]

TomClancy 03 Oct

Author Tom Clancy passed away in Baltimore last night, his publicist has confirmed, at the age of 66. In the video game industry, Clancy’s name is a prefix to several Ubisoft titles including: Splinter Cell, HAWX and Ghost Recon. However, Clancy first entered the video game industry when heĀ founded Red Storm Entertainment in 1996 with […]

E3Day1 13 Jun

Twitch SDK Could Allow Live Streaming On Other Consoles Although Twitch has an exclusive agreement with Microsoft for Xbox One integration, Twitch VP of marketing Matthew DiPietro has told Joystiq that there is nothing that will not allow games themselves containing the Twitch SDK to allow broadcasting from any platform. “On a hardware level, Twitch […]

04 Nov

Rock Band isn’t the only franchise going hoping to take a dramatic departure from franchise expectations. Ubisoft unveiled the newest chapter in the Tom Clancy tactical shooter franchise Rainbow Six, sub-titled Patriots, for sometime in 2013. The “bold new direction” aspect comes from a narrative campaign that “captures the reality of modern-day terrorism and allows […]