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Eddie The Eagle earns a videogame world record with STEEP

Ever thought of playing a game whilst in a vertical wind tunnel? Ubisoft have. As a promotional stunt for the upcoming extreme winter sports title STEEP, Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards became the first person to successfully play a videogame whist in a vertical wind tunnel with 90mph winds keeping him afloat. Competing against two pro skydivers, Eddie finished in the medal positions whilst playing a wi...

Watch Dogs 2 review

I’m a huge fan of the open worlds that Ubisoft create. From stalking the rooftops in Assassin’s Creed, or creeping through alleyways as Mr Fisher, to surviving the wilds of Far Cry. I’ve absorbed myself in the tales they’ve told and loved (just about) every minute of it. It will come as no surprise then that I thoroughly enjoyed my time with the first Watch Dogs, but when the sequel began to start...

Watch Dogs 2’s full multiplayer experience going live

After a few teething problems at launch, Watch Dogs 2’s seamless multiplayer experience should be rolling out across Xbox One later this evening after the first phase of deployment went live at 16:00 for PlayStation 4.   The full experience will give players the following multiplayer options:   Invite friends to co-op or search for new co-op partners Hack into a rival hacker’...

Second year of content planned for Rainbow Six Siege

Rainbow Six Siege is stacking up to breach 2017 with a second year of content. Kicking things off in February, an event for fans is being planned – the Six Invitational. The second year of content will then follow a similar plan as the first so expect new maps, operators, modes and weapon skins – no doubt there will also be a new season pass!     The final piece of year one DLC hits cons...

Watch Dogs 2 reviews get off to a great start

The reviews are flying in… on PlayStation 4 that is. At the time of writing, metacritic has 39 PS4 reviews of the latest Ubisoft title and 0 on Xbox One – anyone care to take a stab at which is the preferred platform? God is a Geek gave it 90 praising that “every aspect of movement and adjusting to your equipment has been improved ten-fold since the first game”. TheSixthAxis matched th...

Watch_Dogs 2 release official launch trailer

Having been wrongly profiled by a citywide operating system, Marcus Holloway is now seen as a criminal risk. After closer investigation Marcus reveals rampant corporate corruption and manipulation of the public and because of this he and his fellow hackers, Dedsec, wage war against the system with the aim to return the power to the people. Watch_Dogs 2 is due for release on the 15th November. For ...

Ubisoft and Spinnin Records team up with Oliver Heldens

To mark the release of the up and coming action-adventure game Watch Dogs 2, Ubisoft has partnered with Spinnin’ Records and world-renowned DJ and Producer Oliver Heldens, to produce the official music video for ‘Good Life’, Oliver’s latest track. Created by Golden Wolf, the video is inspired by the lifestyle of in-game hacking collective, Dedsec and will premiered and stre...

Watch_Dogs 2 Season Pass detailed

Launching November 15th, Ubisoft have unveiled what lies behind the Watch_Dogs 2 season pass, which gives PlayStation 4 owners 30-days of exclusivity on the three DLC packs included in the pass. The pass is bundled with the Gold Edition of the game or available separately for £29.99. The packs will extend the adventure with extra missions, new enemies, co-op challenges and the usual customisation ...

Assassin’s Creed film swoops in with a new trailer

The Assassin’s Creed film is shaping up to be one heck of a ride – the stunts alone look stunning. The film has just had a new official trailer released, which builds on the awesome scenes of the previous trailers – I for one am super excited – could we finally be getting a film that does a game franchise justice? Here’s hoping!

Take to the slopes with the Steep Moonlight Pack

Ubisoft, makers of the extreme mountain sport game Slope have announced that they are partnering with Game to bring the STEEP Moonlight Pack. This pack is an exclusive to Game in the UK and will be available to anyone who pre-orders the STEEP Special Edition. Available to pre-order right now, the STEEP Moonlight Pack Special Edition allows players to take their night riding experiences to the next...

Ghost Recon Wildlands Walkthrough Video Revealed

Ubisoft have released a brand new walk through video ahead of their up and coming title Ghost Recon Wildlands. Using the cover of night the Ghost’s embark on a mission to take down a target called El Pozolero. As you can see Ghost Recon Wildlands offers total freedom when it comes to completing your mission. Offering 4 player co-op or doing purely by yourself and the AI, Wildlands looks like...

The Crew, The Police and a bunch of Diamond Parts

A couple of weeks ago we announced a new expansion was coming the The Crew. Titled Calling All Units, the expansion would add law enforcement into the game and allow you to either run as part of your 510’s evading the cops or be the cops trying to shut down the illegal street racers. Well more information has now come to light on what the next expansion will include and just how you can get ...