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Review: Trials Fusion (Xbox One)

Trials Fusion (Xbox One)

Man. Machine. The future?

We know that topping Trials Evolution would be no easy feat. As the second game in the Trials series, Evolution hit Xbox Live Arcade back in April of 2012 and was in such high demand that it shattered digital sales records right out of the gate. Not only did this sequel to Trials HD feature tighter gameplay and more varied...

News: Trials Fusion Receives Day-One Patch

Trials Fusion Receives Day-One Patch

Increases resolution to 900p

It shouldn't be too much of a surprise but Ubisoft's addictive stunt racer, Trials Fusion, has us itching to get back on the dirt road. If you've been anxiously waiting like us for April 16th to arrive, you should know that a day-one patch will inevitably welcome you upon the initial startup. Ubisoft was kind enough to...

News: Ubisoft Announces AirMech Arena for Xbox 360

Ubisoft Announces AirMech Arena for Xbox 360

Working towards being the ultimate gamepad-based RTS experience.

Ubisoft has announced a partnership with indie developer Carbon Games to bring AirMech Arena to Xbox Live on Xbox 360. In a war-torn future, powerful weapons known as AirMechs dominate the battlefields in the fight for scarce resources. Players command giant transforming robots and...

Feature: Ways to Satisfy Your Thirst for Adrenaline While Waiting for Trials Fusion

Ways to Satisfy Your Thirst for Adrenaline While Waiting for Trials Fusion

10-ish games that certainly aren't caffeine-free

While Trials HD may have taught us about persistence and anguish – in the most feel-good, rewarding way possible – it was the sequel, Trials Evolution, that turned us into hardcore adrenaline junkies. Reset after reset, while learning the art of transforming trip-up into triumph, we found it...

News: A Watch Dogs Closed Beta Was Spotted for Xbox One

A Watch Dogs Closed Beta Was Spotted for Xbox One

Please let this be true

Well this sure is interesting. Over on reddit, a screenshot was posted showing a Watch_Dogs closed beta that could be downloaded from the Xbox Games Store. The download is 23GB, although it does say the file is 'unavailable.' Ubisoft announced a few days ago that Watch_Dogs will have a 8-player online free roam multiplayer...

News: Watch_Dogs Has a New Release Date

Watch_Dogs Has a New Release Date

Arriving six months later than original date

Watch_Dogs, Ubisoft's open-world hack everything epic, is coming out on May 27th according to a recently released trailer from the company itself. The trailer (which can be seen below) was spotted by Videogamer through Xbox.com early this morning which clarifies the new release date. Watch_Dogs was...

Out This Week: January 14th (North America)

January 14th (North America)

Don't throw away that 360 just yet!

So you're browsing your local retailer's Xbox One and Xbox 360 section and have no idea what new games were released this week. No one seems willing to help and you feel alone and scared. Surely, there must be a way — an easy way — to get the info on the latest releases. Rest your worried head young Spartan,...

News: Rayman Legends Gets Xbox One Release Date

Rayman Legends Gets Xbox One Release Date

Snoop says it's legendary.

Ubisoft has released a new trailer to celebrate the fact that Rayman Legends is coming to Xbox One, and has been given a US release date of February 25th, with the game arriving three days later in Europe on February 28th. There's a short amount of game footage on the next-gen platform that is shown near the end, but that...

News: South Park: The Stick of Truth Is Still Alive

South Park: The Stick of Truth Is Still Alive

And Kicking Soon.

Ubisoft has released a short trailer for the much-delayed but apparently still upcoming South Park: The Stick of Truth, with Cartman demonstrating how to use the magic that's "inside of us". It's an interesting short but be warned, it's rated 18+ as it does use slight profanity. The trailer briefly shows the game's controls and a...

News: Ubisoft's Shows Snowdrop Engine

Ubisoft's Shows Snowdrop Engine

Oooohh-ahhhh.

Ubisoft has released a trailer showcasing the new Snowdrop engine that will be used in upcoming tactical shooter Tom Clancy's The Division. The video covers some of what the new engine is capable of such as real time of day effects, showing the various changes in shadow and lighting from sunrise to sunset. It also touches bases on...

News: Assassin's Creed Movie Delayed

Assassin's Creed Movie Delayed

The course never runs smooth.

To those unaware, Ubisoft has been working with Fox to produce an Assassin's Creed movie. Ubisoft originally wanted to work with Sony on it but for unknown reasons, Sony pushed them away and forced the company to look elsewhere. Originally, the movie was slated for release on the 19th of June, 2015, but has now been...

News: Fighter Within Goes Inside The Game

Fighter Within Goes Inside The Game

Intriguing to say the least

Ubisoft has released a new trailer today actually showing how Kinect works with Fighter Within, instead of the usual gameplay trailers that we've seen so far. As you can see, it's not truly 1:1, however, as long as it's fun and not over in a couple hours, 1:1 isn't necessarily a deal breaker. From the video, it seems that...

News: Rayman Legends Heading To Xbox One

Rayman Legends Heading To Xbox One

Boomer!

Rayman Legends will launch for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in February 2014, Ubisoft announced during its quarterly investor's call today. Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot announced the new ports during the conference call after laying out his thoughts on the arrival of the next-gen consoles and stated: The PS4 and Xbox One will be released in a...

News: Tom Clancy, Best-Selling Novelist, Has Died

Tom Clancy, Best-Selling Novelist, Has Died

Author of suspenseful military thrillers has passed away

Tom Clancy, the legendary author of a myriad of military thrillers and who had graced his name on many video games, died at a Baltimore hospital on Tuesday night at the age of 66. The successful writer was best known for his novels about CIA Agent Jack Ryan and many of Clancy's books were...

Gamescom 2013: The Division Companion Trailer

The Division Companion Trailer

Divided we stand?

Released today was a new trailer of The Division, which specifically shows off the companion gameplay. The idea of it is intriguing, but seeing it actually work is probably better than trying to describe it. The true test is how well it will perform when the game launches, as it looks great with barely anyone playing. For those of...

Gamescom 2013: Fighter Within Announced For Xbox One Launch

Fighter Within Announced For Xbox One Launch

Beat 'em down.

As we we reported yesterday, Ubisoft is working on a new Kinect-only fighting title by the name of Fighter Within. The game is a spiritual successor to the godawful Fighters Uncaged, which garnered nothing but hatred from gamers when it was released. We're hoping that the improved fidelity of Kinect 2.0 will allow the development...

News: New Ubisoft Fighting Title Leaked

New Ubisoft Fighting Title Leaked

Beat up your friends with the power of Kinect

Thanks to the wonderful power of the internet and Google's caching feature, a new fighting title from Ubisoft has been leaked, entitled Fighter Within. The title is apparently going to utilize Xbox One and the Kinect 2.0 and will most likely be a sequel to Fighters Uncaged. However, there are some...