Ubisoft's Digital Days promises a wealth of new games

Ubisoft is announcing new digitally-downloadable games for digital arcades, PC, and mobile platforms, and over the next fiscal year we'll be seeing new titles arrive for Facebook, iOS and Android devices, Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, and more.

'Silent Hunter Online' is a global war with 'endless' missions

All missions in the upcoming free-to-play naval warfare title, Silent Hunter Online, will be playable with up to four players, as users take part in real-time missions to work toward the completion of server-wide missions, Ubisoft announced today.

The browser-based title will feature a minimum of eight campaigns, a tutorial, and a mission generator that offers an "endless" number of missions at the game's launch. Different gameplay modes and objectives include convoy attacks, special target hunts, as well as reconnaissance missions.

Players can expect to see numerous historical boat types...

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'Anno Online' lets you customize your city with over 10,000 objects

Anno Online, the upcoming free-to-play, browser-based massively multiplayer game, will let users customize their cities using over 10,000 available objects, Ubisoft announced today.

The online title, based on the popular PC city-building game Anno 1404, will include co-operative gameplay that allows users to visit other player's cities and help enhance their productivity. Users will be able to work together in guilds to build large-scale monuments, establish trade routes, or join forces and participate in server-wide quests.

In addition, players can create over 200 individual buildings to...

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'Ghost Recon Online' introduces new map, armor and weapons in Arctic Pack

Ghost Recon Online's first content expansion has arrived, bringing with it a new map, limited edition weapons, and head gear and armor.

The Arctic Pack contains a new Conquest mode map – Tomsk-9 – set in a nuclear reprocessing plant located deep within Russia's arctic circle. The map was developed based on community feedback and is the game's largest map to date.

Included in the expansion is a range of limited-edition arctic camouflage weapons, which will be available in the in-game store for two weeks, and new head gear and body armor, which will be in the in-game store permanently. The...

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'Might & Magic Heroes Online' co-op battles and customization detailed

The co-op battles and customization possibilities of Ubisoft's upcoming free-to-play title Might & Magic Heroes Online were detailed today by the publisher.

The browser-based role-playing game will allow users to customize their heroes by choosing to focus on either Might or Magic abilities, while recruiting numerous different creatures for their army, and collecting artifacts that offer a bonus during combat. Players can also invite friends to battle alongside them in co-op fights.

Might & Magic Heroes Online will feature a number of fantasy environments from the world of Ashan, including...

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The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot is Ubisoft's free-to-play PC game

Ubisoft announced a free-to-play PC game from Ubisoft Montreal today called The Mighty Quest for Epic Loot.

The action fantasy game is set in a medieval fantasy world called Opulencia where players prepare a hero for battle and loot other people's castles while also trying to defend their own.

Players venture into the castles created by others in search of loot and gold; at the same time, they must protect their own treasure from neighbors. Players can fill their castles with monsters like cyclopses and fire-breathing dragons to help them guard their loot and, using the gold they've...

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Plush toys on roller coasters from the creators of 'Trials Evolution'

The developer behind Trials Evolution is releasing a physics game with fluffy plush toys riding 26 roller coasters to be released later this year.

Nutty Fluffies is an iOS game where players control their roller coaster by touching parts of the screen to control the coaster's gas and brakes. Players will have to maneuver their coasters to pick up power-ups, jump-jets, and magnets on various different tracks.

Each coaster has its unique style and character, ranging from wooden roller coasters to super-fast, high-tech coasters. Players will try to collect hearts and earn coins to build and...

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'Thunder Wolves' helicopters on to XBLA, PSN, and PC in 2013

Thunder Wolves, Ubisoft's upcoming helicopter-based shooter, is headed to Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, and PC in the first quarter of 2013, the publisher announced today.

The upcoming title will allow players to take part in a variety of missions including high-risk convoy protection, the deployment of a commando on a fast-moving trail, and a battle on a fully destructible battlefield.

Thunder Wolves features 30 combinations of choppers and weaponry, while users can play through the game's campaign to upgrade the helipter with weapons and defensive tools.

In addition, the game...

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'Spartacus Legends' goes free-to-play on XBLA

Spartacus Legends, an upcoming fighting game based on the STARZ television series Spartacus, will be included on Xbox Live Arcade as part of the console's pilot free-to-play program, as well as a free-to-play title on PlayStation Network, Ubisoft announced today.

The upcoming title focuses on accessibility for users new to the game, and ensures that competition will remain fair by offering high-tier items for purchase which can only be used if the player has gained enough fame in-game.

Those playing can take on the role of Spartacus, Crixus, or a customized gladiator, and fight in both...

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'Trials Evolution - Origin of Pain' DLC coming this fall to XBLA

Trials Evolution - Origin of Pain, the first downloadable content available for the RedLynx-developed Trials Evolution, is scheduled to release this fall on XBLA, Ubisoft announced today.

This upcoming downloadable content will feature 36 new tracks, new editor objects, alongside a new BMX bike, the first time a bike mode has been included in a Trials title.

Trials Evolution - Origin of Pain will be made available for 400 Microsoft Points.

This follows the news of the PC release of Trials Evolution: Gold Edition, scheduled to hit in early 2013.



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'Call of Juarez: Gunslinger' coming to XBLA, PSN, and PC

Ubisoft confirmed today that Techland's Call of Juarez: Gunslinger will be coming to Xbox Live Arcade, PlayStation Network, and PC sometime in 2013.

The game takes players back to the Old West, putting them in the shoes of a bounty hunter whose aim is to take down some of the country's most notorious gunslingers including Billy the Kid, Pat Garrett, and Jesse James.

The game will feature Concentration Mode, which existed in previous games in the series, which allows players to unleash a flurry of bullets while dodging others.


More information on the game can be found on its official F...

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'Trials Evolution: Gold Edition' headed to PC in 2013

Trials Evolution: Gold Edition, the PC version of the best-selling Xbox Live Arcade title Trials Evolution, is in development for a release in early 2013, Ubisoft announced today.

The upcoming PC game will feature all original game content, including online multiplayer, global leaderboards, and player-created content.

Gold Edition will in addition include all content from Trials HD, and in total will contain over 120 tracks, skill games, and multiplayer levels.

Developer RedLynx previously brought the series to PC with the release of Trials 2 SE in 2008.

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'Rayman Jungle Run' confirmed for mobile

Rayman Jungle Run, a side-scrolling endless running game similar to Temple Run, is coming to iOS and Android September 20th, Ubisoft announced today.

Jungle Run uses the environments and soundtrack from Rayman Origins and focuses on the collection of firefly-like bugs called Lums. As Rayman automatically runs, players tap the screen to make him jump, fly, kick, and punch enemies as he dashes through levels grabbing Lums.

These abilities are unlocked one at a time in each of the game's four levels, each one adding to Rayman's arsenal.


Rayman Origins released for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360,...

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