Ubisoft Entertainment SA is a French video game publisher based in Montreuil, France, with several internal development studios across the world including Ubisoft Paris and Montreal, Massive Entertainment, and Blue Byte. The company was founded in 1986 by Christian, Claude, Gérard, Michel and Yves Guillemot. Yves Guillemot is most notable face of the company as its CEO.
Ubisoft is best known for publishing games in the Assassin's Creed, Far Cry, Just Dance, Prince of Persia, Rayman, Raving Rabbids, and Tom Clancy franchises. The Tom Clancy franchise alone includes over 40 games and several sub-franchises like Ghost Recon, Splinter Cell, Rainbow Six, and The Division.
Many of these franchises have become live service games after Ubisoft noticed that players enjoyed connected sandbox experiences with seamless switches between single and multiplayer modes more than single-player only games. The live service model continues to be their most common game type.
Ubisoft is set to release what they're calling "Update One" for Watch Dogs: Legion, set to be added to the game on May 4th. Technically called "Title Update 4.0", this will go love across every platform the game is on tomorrow morning, and will include a number of additions like a new hero character to […]
Ubisoft has launched a new event into Rainbow Six Siege as you'll have to work together in the middle of the Apocalypse. Running from May 4th-18th, the massive roster will be transformed into survivors in a post-nuclear world as you will be raining a transformed Outback map against a team protecting a precious source of […]
The saga about the hoax hostage situation at Ubisoft last year has gotten a lot stranger, and it apparently stems from fan rage. As you may recall, back in November, a hostage situation was called into the offices of Ubisoft, sending employees to barricade themselves in parts of their Montréal HQ, including the roof. At […]
Ubisoft announced this morning that the Six Invitational 2021 will finally happen, as it has been rescheduled to May 11th in Paris. The Rainbow Six Siege esports event was originally postponed from happening due to France shutting the country down again due to the pandemic, as cases started going on the rise again. Organizers had […]
Ubisoft announced today that they have teamed up with Aim Lab to become the official training partner of Rainbow Six Siege. According to today's reveal, the goal of the partnership is to help new and existing players assess their FPS gameplay and skills so they can find ways to train their core skills and overcome […]
Ubisoft revealed the third DLC package for Immortals Fenyx Rising as you're getting a whole new experience in The Lost Gods. This time around you are one of the gods trying to influence people from on-high, as the game transforms into a top-down adventure title. A lot of the mechanics are the same, the perspective […]
Ubisoft added a brand new legend to Brawlhalla today as players can now tangle with the legendary bounty hunter, Reno. The latest legend is a four-armed bug-looking hunter who has a little robot companion and is looking to claim any and all bounty money on the other fighters in his path. We got the full […]
Ubisoft has a new interesting bundle on the way for Rainbow Six Siege as they'll be getting a taste of Rick and Morty added to the game. In their latest venture to throw a little pop culture into the game, they've teamed up with Adult Swim to add a few custom additions into the game […]
The Ubisoft team behind Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon Breakpoint have revealed they have a plan for content coming in 2021. The team released this brief post today, letting players know that they will indeed be releasing a couple of new things for the game this year, along with a couple of updates for the game […]
Ubisoft announced today that they have appointed a new Chief People Officer for the company, and that person is Anika Grant. According to the statement, Grant will oversee "all aspects of Ubisoft's people strategy and drive HR excellence at the company" and will report directly to the CEO as they will implement new strategies to […]
Ubisoft decided to get into the April Fool's Day spirit in the game For Honor with their own special event for you to enjoy. The developers are welcoming you to the playground as they have shrunk the game down to its basic elements and make this more of a kids game as if you were […]
Ubisoft has released a brand new DLC pack for Immortals Fenyx Rising, as they explore Chinese mythology in Myths Of The Eastern Realm. You can snag the DLC for $15 or as part of the Season Pass for $40, as this one will take you into battle against some old Chinese deities, primarily inspired by […]
Ubisoft has revealed this week that the next expansion to Assassin's Creed Valhalla, will be coming in April called Wrath Of The Druids. The expansion will be a part of the Ostara Season, which kicked off with a free update this week that brings Springtime to Ravensthorpe for a few special events happening until April […]
Ubisoft revealed a few more details today on Year 5 Season 1 coming to For Honor next week as it will be called Asunder. Things are going to be escalating to a new level this year as you continue the battle between the two factions of the Chimera Alliance and the Order of Horkos. The […]
Ubisoft revealed their plans for the third season of Hyper Scape as players will be diving into a ton of new content called Shadow Rising. This particular season will introduce new exclusive content including a revamped map, a new hack, and new story elements. The Battle Pass is also getting a bit of a rework […]
Ubisoft revealed today that they will launch the long-awaited online mode for Watch Dogs: Legion in a couple of weeks. The online mode didn't quite launch with the game as the team was working to perfect it while also wanting players to get into the main game when it launched late last Fall. Now you'll […]
This week should have been the finals of the Six Invitational 2021, but instead, Ubisoft revealed their plans of when it will happen and more. We have the full details of everything below, but the short version is that the SI2021 will be moved to May and replace the Six Major. What's more, all four […]
Ubisoft revealed more plans on the way to improve Rainbow Six Siege as the game will be getting several additions and improvements. We have a few of the items the company talked about below, as well as some videos showing off what's to come. But the shorthand is that the core gameplay is getting an […]
Ubisoft unveiled their latest addition to Rainbow Six Siege today as players will jump into Year 6 with the Crimson Heist. The content will no longer be called Operations and will simply just be quarterly additions to the game, starting with this one where you get a new operator and a map rework. The new […]
Things are about to get a lot more honorable in For Honor as Shovel Knight makes his way into the game for a limited time. In a special collaboration between Ubisoft and Yacht Club Games, the two have come together for an in-game crossover with the iconic shovel-wielding hero, which is available now for all […]