Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Batman: Arkham City Boss Battles Will Be Unique

Batman: Arkham Asylum is a great game but the boss battles were probably the lowest point of the game. Arkham City director, Sefton Hill wants to correct that in the sequel and make sure each battle is unique to each villian.

Hints Of Future Assassin's Creed Games

Geoffory Sardin, EMEA chief of marketing and sales at Ubisoft, has all ready mentioned that there will be a "big" Assassin's Creed game in 2011. Now he's possibly telling us the setting?!

Monday, November 29, 2010

Metal Gear Solid 4 Greatest Hits Doesn't Have Trophies

At this point you've probably figured it out yourself; Metal Gear Solid 4 doesn't have trophies and more than likely never will. But if you're not convinced just know that the latest "Greatest Hits" release which claimed Trophy support doesn't have it either!

Sunday, November 28, 2010

Batman: Arkham City Will Improve Combat

Batman: Arkham Asylum's Freeflow combat was a great part of an already great game. Sefton Hill, director of Arkham City, says the combat will be further improved in Arkham City with many new additions.

Saturday, November 27, 2010

Splinter Cell 6 In Production

In a stealthily released video featuring the newly formed Ubisoft Toronto, Jade Raymond reveals she's working on Splinter Cell 6 and it's currently in production!

Free Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood DLC Coming Dec. 14

On December 14th, fans of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood's multiplayer will be treated to the first and free DLC, Animus Project Update 1.0. With it players will find one new game mode and one new map.

Friday, November 26, 2010

Robin Might Be In Arkham City

Sefton Hill thinks Robin "if done right" can be great addition to a Batman story. But does he think Robin is right for Batman: Arkham City?

'Big' Assassin's Creed Game Coming 2011

Geoffory Sardin, EMEA chief of marketing and sales, revealed that Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood was there biggest game launch in the UK, selling 1 million copies in less than a week. What he also revealed is that there will be another Assassin's Creed game in 2011.

Batman Won't Use Vehicles In Arkham City

Batman: Arkham City director, Sefton Hill talking to GamesTM explained that Batman won't be using any vehicles in Arkham City.

Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Debuts At Number Two In UK Charts

In it's first week of sales, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood has taken the number two spot in the UK sales charts according to Chart-Track.

Assassin's Creed Facebook Game Explained

Assassin's Creed: Project Legacy is a Facebook game that connects to your Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood game. By linking your Facebook and Uplay account you'll be able to reap the benefits of each game.

Tuesday, November 23, 2010

Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker Half Off For Thanksgiving

Retail stores aren't the only ones having sales this Black Friday. PlayStation Network will have them too. And what better way to spend Thanksgiving than with Peace Walker.

Monday, November 22, 2010

Enjoy Some Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood 3D Art

Member of the ZBrush online artist community and a artist at Ubisoft, Nicolas Collings posted some of his 3D art for the latest in the Assassin's Creed series, Brotherhood.

Metal Gear Solid Easter Egg In Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

Hideo Kojima made it a public point of being a fan of the first Assassin's Creed. So much so that he even included a Altair costume for Snake to wear in 2008's Metal Gear Solid 4. Now Ubisoft has returned the favor with their own nod to the Metal Gear creator.

Sunday, November 21, 2010

StealthBit's Black Friday Stealth Games

This November 26 you'll be looking to buy some games and possibly other things but mostly games. Let's be honest the best type of game is a stealth game. So what are you going to buy on November 26? That's right! Stealth games!

Saturday, November 20, 2010

Ubisoft: Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood DLC Will Be Better

Many Assassin's Creed fans were upset when they found out AC II would have missions that were taken out of the game as paid downloadable content. Ubisoft's Vincent Pontbriand has said he'd like to do "better" DLC.

Friday, November 19, 2010

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Flying Glitch Flaunts Open City

Open world games tend to be glitchy. Surprisingly the Assassin's Creed series is not, but sometimes something slips through the cracks.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Assassin's Creed Ascendance Available Now

What is supposed to be the link between Assassin's Creed II and Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood is out now on Xbox Live, PSN and iTunes.

Batman: Arkham City Trailer Premiering At Spike VGAs

At last year's Spike Video Game Awards (VGAs) we saw the first ever trailer for what is now referred to as Batman: Arkham City. This year we'll see another trailer with what we can only hope is gameplay.

Tuesday, November 16, 2010

'Something' Assassin's Creed Related Coming In 2011

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood came out today and some folks are all ready asking about the next one. When Yves Guillemot, Ubisoft CEO, was asked if AC 3 would come out in 2011, he responded with a hint.

Splinter Cell Trilogy Confirmed

Previously rumored Splinter Cell trilogy has finally been confirmed by none other than Ubisoft's Yves Guillemot during a financial conference call. The trilogy won't be on a disc, however,  it will instead be downloadable.

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Released!

That's right the game is now out on North American store shelves. So why are you still reading this? Go out and get it! Go go go!

Monday, November 15, 2010

Watch The First 15 Minutes Of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

A Youtube user has posted the first 15 minutes of gameplay of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood. Expect it to be spoiler and action filled.

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Manual Is 2 Pages Long

A Kotaku commenter, NightMystic, got himself an early copy of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood. Inside he found a 2 page manual.

Peace Walker Sells 1.47 Million

In their recent earnings report Konami proudly proclaims they've sold nearly 1.5 million units of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker.

Sunday, November 14, 2010

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Launch Trailer Launches

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood is two days from release so it's no surprise we have this launch trailer ready for your viewing pleasure.

Saturday, November 13, 2010

Metal Gear Arcade Almost Heading To Arcades

Japanese arcades, that is. Metal Gear Arcade is just shy of one more "location test" and then it will be ready for public release.

Friday, November 12, 2010

Assassin's Creed Ascendance Links AC II With Brotherhood

Assassin's Creed fans who were wondering what happened between Assassin's Creed II and Brotherhood will get a chance to find out when Ascendance makes it's to Xbox Live ad PSN as a animated short story.

Batman: Arkham City Animated Screenshots

Youtube user 1984Beaver has taken it upon himself to animate some of the few Batman: Arkham City screenshots and he's done one hell of a job.

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Assassin's Creed Ascendance Revealed

Ubi Workshop unveils their third secret project with Assassin's Creed Ascendance. In this video teaser we see and assassin running on a rooftop into presumably a hay stack. As that is what all assassins do.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Second Assassin's Creed Art Show Coming In 5 Days

Those who loved the first Assassin's Creed art show are in for a treat as Ubisoft is setting up another show, this time in Montreal.

New Unconfirmed Batman: Arkham City Details

While this information is unconfirmed it does seem like and some of it has been confirmed by screenshots. New moves, climbing abilities and gadgets after the jump.

Monday, November 8, 2010

Metal Gear Solid: Rising Coming In 2012

In a report from Kotaku, Metal Gear Solid: Rising won't be released in 2011. Instead it is expected sometime in 2012.

PS3 Version Of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Will Match X360

Production manager, Julien Laferriere told GamingUnion Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood will perform equally on both platforms (Playstation 3 and Xbox 360).

Sunday, November 7, 2010

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Dev Diary 4

In the 4th developer diary for Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood the developers mostly focus on chatting about multiplayer, but they also point out the new VR missions and Desmond's in a open city?

Saturday, November 6, 2010

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood Uplay Rewards List Revealed

Just like all new Ubisoft games, Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood will have unlockable items via Uplay. Here is the list with with the point value for each item.

Friday, November 5, 2010

Creator Of Arkham Asylum Comic Inspired By Arkham Asylum Game

Comic book fans will recognize Grant Morrison from his work on the 1989 comic Arkham Asylum: A Serious House on Serious Earth. In a interview with Wired Morrison explained how Batman: Arkham Asylum inspired him with his most recent comic.

UPlay Unlockable Multiplayer Character In Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood: The Hellequin

One more character has been added to the roster of assassin's in Brotherhood, this time it's the Hellequin.

Thursday, November 4, 2010

Greatest Hits Packaging Hints At Trophies For Metal Gear Solid 4

A tipster over at PlayStationLifeStyle has snapped up an image of the "Greatest Hits" version of Metal Gear Solid 4. On the box is a conspicuous feature, a feature that MGS4 does not currently have; trophies.

Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Raiden Sneaks Into Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

An anonymous tipster sent Joystiq images of what looks like Raiden in Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood.

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood For PS3 Getting Exclusive Release Day DLC

The PS3 version of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood will be receiving free download content that won't be available on any other platform. The dlc will be called "Copernicus Conspiracy" involving astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus.

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

3D Not Confirmed For Metal Gear Solid: Rising

Chatting with GameInformer, Shigenobu Matsuyama commented that while Rising was shown off during Tokyo Game Show in 3D it has not yet been officially confirmed for the game's release.

Assassin's Creed II Wins Golden Joystick Award

Players decided and they decided Assassin's Creed II deserved to win.

Monday, November 1, 2010

Batman: Arkham Asylum Becomes "Classic" & "Platinum"

Some people still haven't played the amazing Batman: Arkham Asylum. Well, those people are in luck as Arkham Asylum has hit “Classics” and “Platinum” status.