E3 2019: Ubisoft Conference

The Ubisoft press conference at this year’s E3 opened with a performance from the Assassin’s Creed Symphony as footage from the games played. Then two announcers (who were never seen again) talked about how many people were in attendance, and the show started. A brief intro video gave way to a gameplay demo for Watchdogs: …

REVIEW: Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey (2018)

For what felt like the longest time, I was a die-hard fan of Ubisoft’s sandbox action-adventure game series, Assassin’s Creed. Their blend of exploration-focused gameplay with enticing stealth and battle mechanics were an instant hit for the type of gaming experience that I was looking for. Unfortunately, as befalls many a publisher these days, sales …

E3 Day 3 – Ubisoft Press Conference

Following the Square Enix showcase at E3 was the Ubisoft press conference. They had a diverse spread of games to show off, with seemingly something for everyone coming out in the next year. Ubisoft kicked off its conference with a song-and-dance performance featuring a marching band and a Panda to announce Just Dance 2019, which …

Far Cry 5 Impressions

I’ve spent a good 14-15 hours with Far Cry 5, and I feel confident in saying that this might be one of the best games Ubisoft has put out in a long time. It’s been a while since I’ve had this much fun with an open world game, to the point that I’ve actually distracted …

What I’ve Been Playing – Watch Dogs 2

Watch Dogs 2 is everything the original should have been, and it’s great that we finally finally get the game we’ve been looking forward to since 2014. I’ve been enjoying the hell out of this game, considering it’s rectified every single gripe I had with the original. To start with, the story is far more …

What I’ve Been Playing – Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege

I’ve been playing first person shooters for a long time now, from Medal of Honor: Frontlines on the Nintendo Gamecube, to Halo 2 on Xbox, all the way up to last year’s Battlefield 1 on the PlayStation 4. I’m no stranger to the genre, but I hadn’t truly experienced a game quite like Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six: Siege. The intense three …