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All summer long, starting April 16. #GameOnMTL
Aficionados and neophytes alike will soon flock to the Montreal Science Centre to explore and experience Game On, the world’s most comprehensive exhibition on the meteoric evolution of video gaming from its beginnings to the present day.
bisoft Montreal was named Studio of the Year at the prestigious Golden Joystick Awards presented in London, UK. This prize, voted for by players around the world, was given to its President and CEO, Mr. Yannis Mallat, during the awards ceremony last Friday.
Today, Ubisoft® shared impressive pre-order figures for Watch Dogs, which is now the most pre-ordered new IP in Ubisoft’s history and the most pre-ordered new IP in the entire industry this year. Watch Dogs is also the second- highest pre-ordered Ubisoft game ever*.
Today, Ubisoft® and The Tetris® Company announced a partnership to develop the iconic Tetris franchise for digital channels on Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft and the Sony PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system.
Today, Ubisoft announced that Rayman Legends will enter the next generation of gaming on PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft, across North America on February 25th 2014.
Today, Ubisoft is announcing the concentration of American operations for online games and of infrastructures for its global network in Montreal. In addition, the company will be investing in the expansion of its motion capture technologies expertise. This important technological and operational consolidation represents a total investment of 373 M$ over 7 years, and is expected to generate 500 new jobs in Quebec over the same period. By 2020, Ubisoft should provide employment for more than 3,500 professionals within its Quebec studios.
Today at the Sony Computer Entertainment press conference at Gamescom, Ubisoft® announced that its film and television division, Ubisoft Motion Pictures, is collaborating with Sony Pictures Entertainment and New Regency on development of a feature film based on Watch Dogs™.
Hasbro and Ubisoft announced that Ubisoft will develop and publish current and next-generation console games based on some of Hasbro’s most popular gaming brands, including MONOPOLY, SCRABBLE, TRIVIAL PURSUIT, RISK, BATTLESHIP and CRANIUM.
Today, Ubisoft announced the acquisition of Related Designs, a leading German development studio for PC strategy games, including the critically-acclaimed AnnoTM franchise. Ubisoft previously owned 29.95% of the company and is acquiring the remaining 70.05% in a cash transaction.
Le Collège Sainte-Anne de Lachine et Ubisoft Montréal ont le plaisir d’annoncer un partenariat exclusif des plus avant-gardistes dans le cadre d’Academia, incluant la mise sur pied du projet pilote du tout nouveau Campus Academia.
MONTRÉAL — February 19, 2013 — Today, Ubisoft® announced the launch of The Infamy, the first episode in the three-part Assassin’s Creed® III The Tyranny of King Washington downloadable content series for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Windows® PC.
The time draws closer to fight for justice against a revolutionary turned tyrant in Assassin’s Creed III newest adventure, the Tyranny of King Washington. The Infamy, the first episode of a three-part tale, will be available on Microsoft’s Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system, and Windows PCs on February 19 and on PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system on February 20.
Ubisoft acquires THQ Montreal. Company Also Acquires Rights To South Park: The Stick Of Truth
Montreal – January 23, 2013 – Today, Ubisoft announced the acquisition of THQ Montreal as well as the publishing rights for the upcoming South Park: The Stick of Truth video game, being developed externally by Obsidian.
Second downloadable content for Assassin’s Creed III available today
Today, Ubisoft announces the Assassin’s Creed III’s second downloadable content pack, The Battle Hardened, is now available on Microsoft’s Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system.
MONTRÉAL – Le 20 décembre 2012 – Ubisoft® annonce que The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot, annoncé pendant les Digital Days en septembre dernier, bénéficie désormais d’une version et d’un site en Français. En s’inscrivant sur le site officiel, certains joueurs pourront avoir la chance de récupérer des clés pour tester la version Alpha du jeu en avant-première ! Le jeu plonge le joueur dans un univers médiéval fantastique, Opulencia, où la richesse, le statut social et la vantardise seront les clés du succès.
Today, Ubisoft® announced that Far Cry®3, the open world first person shooter from Ubisoft Montreal and Massive, is now available on the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, Sony PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Windows® PC.
Today, Ubisoft announced the release of Monster Burner, an exciting, action-packed arcade game suitable for the entire family. Developed by Ubisoft Montreal, the game is available exclusively for the iPad today on the App Store.
Today, Ubisoft® announced that it will kick off E3 with an invitation-only press conference on June 6, 2011 at 2:30 pm PST at the Los Angeles Theatre where attendees will be treated to never-before-seen demonstrations of Ubisoft’s fiscal year 2012 line-up and exclusive new announcements.