Ubisoft Shows Off A Serious Take On Pirates With Skull & Bones

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Skull & Bones, Ubisoft's multiplayer pirates title, put its large crews and customizable ships on display during their press conference. 

Skull & Bones takes place on the Indian Ocean, where trading ships are ripe for looting. Players board, rob, and raise flags in traditional pirate fashion.

The game's gameplay trailer gave a look at ship-on-ship combat and all the options available to outfit a crew. Cannons, missiles, and battering rams all had their place on the high seas. 

Ubisoft Shows Off A Serious Take On Pirates With Skull & Bones

about X hours ago from

Skull & Bones, Ubisoft's multiplayer pirates title, put its large crews and customizable ships on display during their press conference. 

Skull & Bones takes place on the Indian Ocean, where trading ships are ripe for looting. Players board, rob, and raise flags in traditional pirate fashion.

The game's gameplay trailer gave a look at ship-on-ship combat and all the options available to outfit a crew. Cannons, missiles, and battering rams all had their place on the high seas. 

Donkey Kong DLC For Mario + Rabbids Arriving On June 26, One Day Earlier Via Season Pass

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The DLC for the surprising and surprisingly good Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle now finally has a date: June 26. If you are a season pass holder, however, you can download it one day early on June 25, Ubisoft announced during their conference today.

The DLC puts Rabbid Peach on Donkey Kong's island, which has been taken over by Rabbid Kong. Rabbid Cranky and non-Rabbid Donkey Kong join forces with her to take the island back and stop Rabbid Kong.

You can read our preview of the DLC right here.

Donkey Kong DLC For Mario + Rabbids Arriving On June 26, One Day Earlier Via Season Pass

about X hours ago from

The DLC for the surprising and surprisingly good Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle now finally has a date: June 26. If you are a season pass holder, however, you can download it one day early on June 25, Ubisoft announced during their conference today.

The DLC puts Rabbid Peach on Donkey Kong's island, which has been taken over by Rabbid Kong. Rabbid Cranky and non-Rabbid Donkey Kong join forces with her to take the island back and stop Rabbid Kong.

You can read our preview of the DLC right here.

The Crew 2 Open Beta Coming Next Week

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Along with a shiny new trailer showing off the planes, trains boats, and automobiles of The Crew 2, Ubisoft has announced plans to let eager racers play early.

The Crew 2 will have an open beta starting June 21, giving anyone curious about checking the game out the chance to play it for free for a bit on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC for a few days.

If that sounds good to you, you can even start pre-loading the beta now to avoid download queues once the beta starts.

The Crew 2 Open Beta Coming Next Week

about X hours ago from

Along with a shiny new trailer showing off the planes, trains boats, and automobiles of The Crew 2, Ubisoft has announced plans to let eager racers play early.

The Crew 2 will have an open beta starting June 21, giving anyone curious about checking the game out the chance to play it for free for a bit on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC for a few days.

If that sounds good to you, you can even start pre-loading the beta now to avoid download queues once the beta starts.

Ubisoft Bringing Free DLC And 8-Player Raids To The Division 2

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During Ubisoft's press conference it detailed its long term plans for The Division 2 and showcased a new cinematic trailer.

In its presentation, Ubisoft said Washington D.C. is prepping for a great threat, and that when you complete the campaign you get the option to follow a new progression path where you choose a signature weapon that will complement your equipment. You will also get exclusive new tools and equipment depending on which path you take.

Ubisoft also revealed that 8-player raids will be coming to The Division 2 and it has plans for three DLC packs. The DLC will be free and will be in the form of episodes that will add new stories, locations, and activities to the game.

Ubisoft Bringing Free DLC And 8-Player Raids To The Division 2

about X hours ago from

During Ubisoft's press conference it detailed its long term plans for The Division 2 and showcased a new cinematic trailer.

In its presentation, Ubisoft said Washington D.C. is prepping for a great threat, and that when you complete the campaign you get the option to follow a new progression path where you choose a signature weapon that will complement your equipment. You will also get exclusive new tools and equipment depending on which path you take.

Ubisoft also revealed that 8-player raids will be coming to The Division 2 and it has plans for three DLC packs. The DLC will be free and will be in the form of episodes that will add new stories, locations, and activities to the game.

Ubisoft Partners With Joseph Gordon-Levitt To Bring User-Created Content To Beyond Good & Evil 2

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As we learned at E3 last year, Ubisoft has grand ambitions for Beyond Good & Evil 2 that stretch far beyond the template created by the original cult hit. Today we learned the French publisher wants to enlist your help to bring its world to life using the HitRecord creative collaboration platform started by actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Brick, Inception).

"We've made all kinds of things – short films, books, music, a TV show that one an Emmy – but this is the first time that we're ever going to make assets that can go into a video game, which is really, really cool," Gordon-Levitt says. 

Many times, publishers invite creators to work on their games after they have already released. This time, they are asking for your help while they are still in the midst of development. 

Ubisoft Partners With Joseph Gordon-Levitt To Bring User-Created Content To Beyond Good & Evil 2

about X hours ago from

As we learned at E3 last year, Ubisoft has grand ambitions for Beyond Good & Evil 2 that stretch far beyond the template created by the original cult hit. Today we learned the French publisher wants to enlist your help to bring its world to life using the HitRecord creative collaboration platform started by actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt (Brick, Inception).

"We've made all kinds of things – short films, books, music, a TV show that one an Emmy – but this is the first time that we're ever going to make assets that can go into a video game, which is really, really cool," Gordon-Levitt says. 

Many times, publishers invite creators to work on their games after they have already released. This time, they are asking for your help while they are still in the midst of development.