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News: Ubisoft Expects 3DS to Take Off this Christmas

Ubisoft Expects 3DS to Take Off this Christmas

Predicts big system sales

Ubisoft was quick out of the gate on 3DS, with six games out for the machine within its first two weeks on sale. It will have felt the console's slower-than-expected sales almost as keenly as Nintendo itself then, but the publisher still expects the handheld to sweep all before it in the all-important Christmas period. Ubi...

News: 3DS Joins the World Rally Championship This Year

3DS Joins the World Rally Championship This Year

Here's mud in your eyes

3DS has already proven itself capable of handling accomplished racing games, with Ridge Racer 3D a highlight of the console's launch line-up, and Ubisoft is preparing its own four-wheel outing with World Rally Championship 2011. The game will be the first fruit of Ubi's recent acquisition of the WRC licence, meaning a full array of real-life cars, drivers and courses all..

Competition Winners: 3DS & 4 Ubisoft Games (UK)

3DS & 4 Ubisoft Games (UK)

Do'ya feel lucky, punk? Well, do'ya?

To celebrate the launch of Nintendo's record-breaking 3DS handheld we teamed up with our PALs at Ubisoft with a very tasty competition with a total prize value of almost £1,000. We had well over 500 entries, and the three winners drawn from our special Competition-tron 3000™ AI computer system were... nintendoduffin

News: Asphalt 3D Launch Trailer Mirrors, Signals and Manoeuvres

Asphalt 3D Launch Trailer Mirrors, Signals and Manoeuvres

Will it set your heart racing?

Ubisoft's racing series is quick off the starting grid when it comes to DS launches: Asphalt: Urban GT launched with the DS in Europe, Asphalt 4: Elite Racing hit DSiWare after a little pause and Asphalt 3D is pulling up to 3DS on day one. The latest gameplay footage shows off the gameplay modes featured in the game, including the crashtacular Vigilante mode and the..

News: This Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars Walkthrough is For Your Eyes Only

This Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars Walkthrough is For Your Eyes Only

Julian Gollop runs through a mission segment

As Ubisoft prepares for the release of Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars 3D alongside the 3DS as the handheld launches in North America and Europe this week, the publisher has sent us a handy walkthrough video that details a segment of a mission found later on in the game. Narrated by Julian Gollop, producer and game designer at Ubisoft Sofia, the..

News: Splinter Cell 3DS Trailer Sneaks Up and Grabs You From Behind

Splinter Cell 3DS Trailer Sneaks Up and Grabs You From Behind

Sam Fisher reels you in

It's a double-whammy of Ubisoft launch game trailers this week: first we saw gameplay footage of Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars, and now stablemate Splinter Cell 3D has received the trailer treatment. There's not much in the way of gameplay footage available, but with three weeks yet to go until the game lands we're sure there'll be plenty of content available before..

News: New Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars Trailer Stealths In

New Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars Trailer Stealths In

Launch title in action

Considering Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars is one of the launch titles for 3DS things have been eerily quiet on the gameplay front, with not even a sniff of footage. Until now, that is, as Ubisoft has revealed the first trailer of its upcoming tactical title. While the video isn't exactly chock-full of gameplay it does...

News: Ubisoft's Brand Spanking New Party Game is a Sexy Shocker

Ubisoft's Brand Spanking New Party Game is a Sexy Shocker

A new wave of adult Wii games?

When thinking of multiplayer games on the Wii, one might go for the easy examples of Wii Sport Resort, and Wii Party as they're enjoyable and played by many. Or, you might go for the obscure ones that are best left forgotten. Either way, you probably weren't thinking of Ubisoft's upcoming party game: We Dare. Developed by Ubisoft Milan, We Dare features a selection of..

News: 3D Dino Fighting Detailed in Combat of Giants: Dinosaurs 3D

3D Dino Fighting Detailed in Combat of Giants: Dinosaurs 3D

Take a trip to a land that time forgot

You may not be keen on Ubisoft's Combat of Giants franchise, the three DSiWare incarnations of which – Mutant Insects - Revenge, Dinosaurs - Fight for Survival and Dragons - Bronze Edition – each scored a 5/10 in our reviews, but hopefully things will improve with Ubisoft's next entry in the series, the 3DS title

News: 3DS Rabbids Elaborated

3DS Rabbids Elaborated

Ubisoft tells the wacky facts on Travel in Time 3D

Last week we reported on Rabbids Travel in Time 3D, a side-scrolling take on the Raving Rabbids' mini-gaming time-travelling exploits on Wii, and now Ubisoft has revealed more information on the upcoming title. Due for release during the first quarter of 2011, Rabbids Travel in Time 3D features 60...

News: Ubisoft Hits and Runs with Driver Renegade 3D Details

Ubisoft Hits and Runs with Driver Renegade 3D Details

Take out the five kingpins in this action driving game

Ubisoft is revving up Driver Renegade 3D for release on the 3DS this spring, and they've just delivered some high-speed details on what they're claiming to be the first action driving game on the system. Taking place between the events of Driver and Driver 2, the new game will follow John Tanner who, after years of undercover work on the force,..

News: Ubisoft Lays Out its Tom Clancy 3DS Arsenal

Ubisoft Lays Out its Tom Clancy 3DS Arsenal

Three-dimensional stealth

Ubisoft has announced plans to bring two Tom Clancy titles, Tom Clancy's Ghost Recon: Shadow Wars and Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell 3D, to the 3DS this year, and the company has just revealed more information about both games. Shadow Wars will put you in command of the Ghosts, the most elite fighting squad in the world, as they disable secret Soviet era "Dead Hand"..

News: Rayman 3D Details Revealed

Rayman 3D Details Revealed

Will adapt Dreamcast classic Rayman 2

When Rayman 3D showed up on the ESRB and OFLC websites, speculation ran wild over what form the adventure would take. Ubisoft has just answered that question, revealing that it would adapt the Dreamcast version of the armless wonder's first 3D adventure, Rayman 2. It's expected to ship during the first quarter of this year. From Ubisoft's press release: Rayman..

News: Ubisoft Behind the Wheel of Asphalt 3D's Western Release

Ubisoft Behind the Wheel of Asphalt 3D's Western Release

Start your engines!

Since it was announced last year that Asphalt 3D would be burning rubber to make it in time for the 3DS's launch window, the game has got itself a publisher outside of Japan, where it is published by Konami, and is now being brought to the Western hemisphere courtesy of Ubisoft. Developed by Gameloft, Asphalt 3D will feature 17 different locations where you can race..

News: James Noir's Hollywood Crimes Mixes Murder With Game Shows

James Noir's Hollywood Crimes Mixes Murder With Game Shows

Ubisoft's interactive 3D movie hoping to win big

Several developers have puzzle games already lined up for the 3DS, and Ubisoft isn't about to miss out on the party. James Noir's Hollywood Crimes (formerly known as Hollywood 61) sets itself apart from the rest of the 3DS's puzzle repertoire by presenting itself as an interactive 3D movie... with puzzles, of course. Set within a TV game show,..