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Ubisoft's high ninety PC piracy rate comment for "specific or popular" titles

Posted: 05.09.2012 by Technet2k

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Now that Ubisoft is climbing down on their always-on DRM scheme, the publisher's worldwide director for online games Stephanie Perotti has clarified their previous '93-95%' PC piracy statement.

Apparently they didn't mean that as a percentage across the board but "for some specific or popular" PC titles, from "internal and external research," and that "varies depending on the territory."

Far Cry 3 invites you to the Rook Islands

Posted: 30.08.2012 by JonahFalcon

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The latest video for Far Cry 3 shows off just what to expect in the jungles of the Rook Islands: guns, drugs, crazy people and tigers. This travel guide also shows off much of the gameplay to expect in the upcoming game, including driving, shooting and hang gliding.

Far Cry 3 developer diary shows off co-op multiplayer Poll

Posted: 02.08.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Gamers have been divided over the announcement that Far Cry 3 will feature campaign co-op for up to four players. Ubisoft has released a new gameplay video showing off four minutes of co-op.

Far Cry 3 delayed to late 2012

Posted: 25.06.2012 by JonahFalcon

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Ubisoft has announced that Far Cry 3 has been delayed, and its new release date is a far cry from its original September launch. The game will now be released in Europe on the 29th November, with the North American launch happening on the 4th December. The game will be released on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.

Ubisoft "need to make new IPs," will release "one, two" every year Poll

Posted: 20.06.2012 by Technet2k

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Executive director Laurent Detoc of Ubisoft says the publisher plans on releasing at least one new franchise per year. Last year it was Rocksmith, he said. It could be as much as two IPs.

It depends on whether it's a good year or not. In 2013 Ubisoft will be introducing Watch Dogs, a brand new IP focusing on a fully connected world just ripe for hacking and mischief.