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Nvidia and Ubisoft partner to improve their upcoming PC releases

Today it has been announced that Ubisoft has teamed up with  Nvidia in order to optimise upcoming PC releases from the publisher. Titles mentioned that will benefit from the partnership include Assassin’s Creed IV, Splinter Cell Blacklist and Watch Dogs. The two teams are working together on these titles to include PC-only graphical features such

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Anno Online closed beta key giveaway

Ubisoft have kindly given us a bunch of keys for the closed beta of their upcoming browser-based strategy/city-building game, Anno Online

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Watch Dogs Due November 22 in Europe

Ubisoft have announced that their third-person open world title will be hitting European store shelves on November 22nd for PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and Wii U. The announcement came alongside a brand new gameplay trailer that also mentions that Watch Dogs is “also coming to current generation consoles”. Video source YouTube.com via Eurogamer.net Also

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Trials Evolution Gold Edition review

Having originated on the PC, it was a dear shame to many when RedLynx decided that Trials Evolution would release as an Xbox exclusive. Now, around a year later, we’ve got our PC version and it’s comes with some extras. Here’s our Trials Evolution Gold Edition Review

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A digital distribution Pick ‘n’ Mix: Ubisoft games on Origin, EA games on Uplay

Despite your digital distribution qualms and preferences, choices are a good thing, right? It seems that’s how Ubisoft and Electronic Arts see it, with news today that the two companies are to start selling their through each others digital sales platforms. From today, a bunch of Ubisoft’s titles will be purchasable on EA’s Origin platform,

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Assassin’s Creed III Naval Walkthrough Video

Here’s the latest video from Ubisoft on Assassin’s Creed III. It’s essentially a recording of their Gamescom naval warfare demo, with narration and explanation of what’s going on from the game’s Creative Director, Alex Hutchinson

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Ironhammers Live #73: Valve Are Busy – PC Gaming Podcast

Download the MP3 version here This week our PC gaming podcast talks a lot about Valve. We’ve been playing around with the new Steam Community Beta, and we share our thoughts. Dan’s been playing War in the North, and Bobby wanted to play Arkham City, but couldn’t do it. In the news, there’s a lot

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ShootMania Trailer Shows what it’s Capable Of

Ubisoft have released a new trailer today for ShootMania Storm, the FPS spin-off from the TrackMania series — which is set to be a “create-your-own shooter” type of experience. Anyhow, the trailer sure does demonstrate what ShootMania will be capable of creating, seeing as it’s made entrely using in-game tools. Although, it was made by the very same people who created said in-game tools.

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Ubisoft Detail Three Editions of Assassin’s Creed III: Freedom, Special and Join or Die Versions

So, you want to buy Assassin’s Creed III. Simple, right? Maybe not so much after reading this. Ubisoft have today detailed the different versions of the game that’ll be avaiable when it launches later this year, and there’ll be three to choose from. Here’s exactly what’s contained within the Freedom Edition, the Collector’s Edition, and the Join or Die Edition, which sounds a bit like blackmail to me

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Assassin’s Creed 3 Screens Show Rain, Snow and… a Canoe

Several new screens have been released by Ubisoft from their upcoming Assassin’s Creed 3 — and although all games in the series have looked nice, these latest screens are looking particularly beautiful. They also seem to show off a few new things, including a possible ride in a canoe boat

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