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Google collaborates with Ubisoft to launch Agones, an open source game server hosting system

When you think of cloud computing, chances are you are thinking about massive server farms that let you edit documents in the cloud and update your CRM system, but thankfully, there’s a playful

These hackers put together a prosthetic Nerf gun

How can you participate in a Nerf gun fight if you’re missing a hand? The ingenious Hackerloop collective of tinkerers solved that problem by putting together a prosthetic Nerf gun that you can cont

Ubisoft combines AI research and game development at ‘La Forge’

For years we've been raging at cheating AI players, bemoaning their bad pathfinding, and laughing at their buggy antics. But AI can be and is being applied creatively, and those creative applications

Hands-on with Far Cry 5 at E3 2017

Ubisoft’s next Far Cry game is already surrounded by controversy, and it hasn’t even been released yet. The modern rural Montana setting maybe hits a little bit too close to home for some,

Dive into Egypt with our first play of Assassin’s Creed Origins

The Assassin’s Creed series gets its latest instalment with Origins, the new game revealed by Ubisoft this year at E3. I got to spend some time playing the new title on Xbox One X, and it defini

Ubisoft’s E3 2017 games include Assassin’s Creed: Origins, Far Cry 5, The Crew 2 and more

Ubisoft is one of the biggest game publishers, with an immense catalogue of games spanning all genres. This year’s E3 presentation includes a new Assassin’s Creed and Far Cry 5, but also

Tune in to Ubisoft’s E3 press conference live right here

E3 is well underway, and Ubisoft is gearing up to share what they’ve been toiling over all year. The Ubisoft E3 press conference comes to us live at 1pm PT, and you can watch the whole thing on

Far Cry 5’s launch trailer gives us a first look at its rural U.S. setting

Far Cry 5 developer Ubisoft is playing with fire – hellfire, that is, as it sometimes arises in America’s more backwater regions. The Montana setting for the forthcoming Far Cry game is a very

Blue’s Yeti USB mic will ship with a copy of ‘Watchdogs 2’ for some reason

I’ve always considered Blue’s USB microphones a podcasting tool — and I suspect Blue has, as well. They’re easy to use, they sound good and they’re affordable. Heck, I recorded my bit of

Ubisoft is bringing Star Trek to VR this fall

Well, this just rocketed to the top of our list of most eagerly anticipated VR games in warp speed. At its big pre-E3 press conference, Ubisoft unveiled Star Trek: Bridge Crew, a new title set to arri

This Is The First Picture From Michael Fassbender’s Assassin’s Creed Feature Film

If you play video games, chances are you’ve played Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed. After all, it’s one of the most popular video game franchises in history, with over 73 million co

Will Vivendi Acquire Ubisoft And Gameloft?

Slowly but surely, <a target="_blank" href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vivendi">Vivendi</a> is trying to get back into the video game industry. After selling back its stake into Activision Blizzard

TC GameCast Episode 1: Jumping Into World Of Warcraft And Wreaking Havoc In Far Cry 4

On our premiere episode of the TechCrunch GameCast, I was joined by PR guy (and former games journalist) Ed Zitron to talk about two of our favorite games that came out in November: World of Warcraft:

Far Cry 4 Review: A Quirky Open-World Shooter You’ll Want To Explore

Launching today, Far Cry 4 is the latest in Ubisoft's franchise of first-person shooters set in exotic locales. It takes place in a big, beautiful open world roughly based the area around the Himalaya

Assassin’s Creed Unity Brings More Of The Same Sneaky Mayhem

Assassin's Creed Unity is the first title in the series built specifically for the more advanced hardware of this generation's consoles rather than upgraded a bit from the version released on the PS3

Ubisoft Shows That The Video Game Industry Needs To Work On Its Priorities

The video game industry, like the tech industry at large, has a poor history of welcoming women into its culture. That's not exactly an original sentiment, but it's something that can't be said too of

Watch Dogs Launch Day Uplay Disaster Is A Reminder That PC Game Sales Are Broken

Today I made a mistake: I bought a PC game. I’ve been good – I haven’t bought one in a while, since Just Cause 2 probably. But I was looking at graphics comparisons of Watch Dogs on Xbox

Ubisoft Caught Using Pirated Material In PC Version Of Assassin's Creed Brotherhood

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/03/acb.jpg" /><a HREF="http://www.crunchgear.com/tag/ubisoft/">Ubisoft</a> consistently brings the funny. The publisher will release the PC

Video: Latest Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Trailer Proves Someone At Ubisoft Loves Electronic Music

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/10/acbrotherhood.jpg" />Man, someone at Ubisoft must be a huge fan of electronic music. Embedded here is the the latest Assassin's Creed: Br

Ubisoft Taps Playspan To Power Virtual Goods Platform

<img src="http://tctechcrunch.files.wordpress.com/2010/10/mail-223c397226.png" class="shot2"><a href="http://www.playspan.com/">PlaySpan</a> has just inked a deal to power a virtual goods monetization
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