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Netflix is making a film based on Ubisoft’s ‘Beyond Good & Evil’

Ubisoft Netflix is working on a feature film adaptation of Ubisoft’s Beyond Good & Evil, the streaming platform has revealed on Twitter. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the project is still in early development and still in in the midst of looking for writers. It already has a few names attached to it, though, including …

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Ubisoft says it won’t raise next-gen game prices this year

ERIC THOMAS via Getty Images Ubisoft confirmed in its latest earnings call that it won’t raise prices on next-gen games this fall. As such, the likes of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and Watch Dogs: Legion will cost $60 on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X — the same as the price on current-gen platforms. Take-Two, on …

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‘Far Cry 6’ arrives February 18th, 2021

Ubisoft Ubisoft’s Far Cry 6 announcement might have been spoiled, but there’s still more to say. The gaming giant has announced that its next open-world shooter will arrive on February 18th, 2021 for PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X, Xbox One, Stadia, PC (via the Epic Games Store and Ubisoft Store) and Uplay+. True to the …

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Three Ubisoft executives leave amid misconduct allegations

ROBYN BECK/AFP via Getty Images More executives are leaving Ubisoft in the wake of misconduct allegations. The company has announced (via Kotaku) that Chief Creative Officer Serge Hascoët has resigned immediately after Libération claims he enabled misconduct by other executives, including Tommy François. The publisher’s Managing Director for Canadian studios, Yannis Mallat, has also left …

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Ubisoft’s “most powerful creative force” resigns in wake of sweeping allegations

Enlarge / Ubisoft’s Montreal headquarters. Getty Images Ubisoft’s chief creative officer tendered his resignation from the video game publisher behind series like Far Cry and Assassin’s Creed on Saturday, one day before its biggest gaming-reveal event of the year. Longtime CCO Serge Hascoet, described by Bloomberg game industry reporter Jason Schreier as Ubisoft’s “most powerful …

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Ubisoft is giving away ‘Watch Dogs 2’ on PC this weekend

Ubisoft The Ubisoft Forward showcase that’s taking place this Sunday will offer more details on the likes of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and Hyper Scape, as well as some other upcoming Ubisoft titles. While you might be content to catch up with all of the news after the fact, Ubisoft is sweetening the pot for those …

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Ubisoft CEO lays out a plan to change the company’s toxic culture

Yves Guillemot speaks on stage at the Ubisoft E3 press conference in Los Angeles, June 10, 2019. ROBYN BECK via Getty Images A week after launching investigations into many claims of harassment and misconduct, Ubisoft’s CEO gave an update on what the company is doing to change things. In a letter posted on its website …

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Ubisoft reportedly places two VPs on leave as it investigates misconduct

 The offices of Ubisoft in Montreal on November 10, 2009. AFP via Getty Images A recent slew of reports of sexual abuse and misconduct within gaming communities has included multiple accusations posted to social media about the culture and personnel within Ubisoft. On Thursday the company made a public statement about the allegations, saying “We …

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