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CAN’T F*CKIN’ WAIT: The Division

CAN’T F*CKIN’ WAIT: The Division

Tom Clancy’s The Division is an upcoming third-person shooter developed by Ubisoft under the Tom Clancy brand for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Announced during Ubisoft’s E3 2013 press conference, the game utilizes the Snowdrop engine to craft an open-world, multiplayer RPG set in a world devastated by a deadly pathogen. Players will have to fight enemy factions, loot abandoned buildings and level up as they explore a ravaged New York City. “A devastating pandemic sweeps through New York City, and one by one, basic services fail. In only days, without food or water, society collapses into chaos.” The Division is [...]

December 12, 2014 J.J. Costello CAN'T F*CKIN' WAIT, News 1

Week in Review (2014/Week 49)

Week in Review (2014/Week 49)

Give the Dog an Xbone: New Street Fighter PC/PS4 Exclusive What started mid-week as a rumour (via a video leak) turned out to be true after all – Capcom are working on a new Street Fighter game. The acclaimed Japanese publisher has now confirmed that what the leaked teaser was showing is, in fact, for real. Even though the official trailer – released a day later and being just a slightly modified variant of the leaked video – does not indicate when the title will be released, one thing about it is very important. The teaser confirmed that the game will be a PC and PS4 exclusive, and will [...]

December 7, 2014 Neoheresy News, Trailers, Videos, Week in Review 0

Week in Review (2014/Week 48)

Week in Review (2014/Week 48)

Free DLC and (for some) a free Ubisoft game for Unity owners Ubisoft are doing their best to deal with the AC Unity post-release nightmare. “I want to sincerely apologize on behalf of Ubisoft and the entire Assassin’s Creed team. These problems took away from your enjoyment of the game, and kept many of you from experiencing the game at its fullest potential.” said Ubisoft Montreal CEO, Yannis Mallat. As a practical way of saying “sorry” to customers who had to deal with a buggy, glitchy game (to say the least), customers were promised a free DLC when its development is [...]

November 30, 2014 Neoheresy News, Week in Review 0

AC3: King Washington DLC

AC3: King Washington DLC

The first soon to be released DLC pack for Assassin’s Creed 3 is to take place in an alternate reality where George Washington is depicted as a crazy power-driven tyrant who crowns himself king of the Unites States of America.  (We’re just WAITING for the family of President Washington to start suing Ubisoft for virtual slander) Assassin’s Creed® III – The Tyranny Of King Washington Trailer introduces an all-new Assassin’s Creed III single-player campaign. Explore an alternate reality where George Washington has become a tyrant. Driven insane with unlimited power, he has transformed the young United States into a despotic [...]

December 10, 2012 J.J. Costello Varia 0

Far Cry 3 Co-Op Campaign Trailer

Far Cry 3 Co-Op Campaign Trailer

REIGN HAVOC IN PARADISE TOGETHER The Co-Op mode in Far Cry 3  is for 2-4 players. The four various player-controllable characters are: Callum “the Scottish Thug” Leonard “the Crooked Cop” Mikhail “the Russian Hitman” Tisha “the Ex Soldier” The plot takes place 6 months before that of the single-player campaign. It centers around the four characters being scammed out of their money by pirates whilst working to redeem themselves on a cruise ship. They then pursue the pirate, landing on the Far Cry 3 archipelago. The co-op section takes roughly 6 hours to complete. As well as being co-operative, it also features competitive [...]

November 30, 2012 J.J. Costello Trailers, XP4T Exclusives 0

Assassin’s Creed Movie Coming Soon

Assassin’s Creed Movie Coming Soon

Ubisoft have partnered with New Regency Productions to work on the planned Assassin’s Creed movie. According to sources, Michael Fassbender is to play the lead in the movie, playing multiple characters across several time periods. New Regency Productions is the production company behind Man on Fire, Love & Other Drugs, and the upcoming film  Noah. New Regency also produced next year’s 12 Years a Slave, which stars Fassbender. In a press release, Ubisoft CEO Jean-Julien Baronnet had this to say: “Bringing aboard New Regency’s renowned production and distribution expertise while maintaining our own creative and financial flexibility ensures that Assassin’s Creed will be a high-quality film that respects the [...]

October 22, 2012 J.J. Costello Varia 0

Assassin’s Creed 3 : Lost Mayan Ruins DLC Trailer

Assassin’s Creed 3 : Lost Mayan Ruins DLC Trailer

Customers who pre-order Assassin’s Creed 3 through Gamestop (either in stores or online) will receive the Lost Mayan Ruins Map DLC.  Is doling out DLC with the release of a game the new trend? Following various clues, Assassin Connor Kenway tends to find the lost treasure of Captain Kidd that is located somewhere on the island of Cozumel. By completing this memory, players will be awarded with the one-of-a-kind blade, the Sawtooth Sword. Assassin’s Creed III is being developed and published by Ubisoft for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii U, and Microsoft Windows (PC). This will be the fifth major installment and the third numbered title in the Assassin’s Creed series. [...]

September 11, 2012 J.J. Costello Varia 0

I Am Alive now available on Steam

I Am Alive now available on Steam

It’s another post apocalyptic game!  But with this one, you get to hop around like Drake from Uncharted, AND slit people’s throats with a machete. I Am Alive casts the player as a lone survivor in a believable, dark and insecure post-apocalyptic world. One year after the Event, a worldwide cataclysmic event that wiped most of the human race, a man struggles for survival in a desolate city as he tries to reunite with his long lost wife and daughter. Key Features: Enhanced for the PC More ways to experience survival. The new Easy mode provides infinite retries and a slightly [...]

September 11, 2012 J.J. Costello Varia 0

Psychopaths, Drugs & Other Dangers

Psychopaths, Drugs & Other Dangers

Check out the latest Far Cry 3 Survival Guide trailer: Psychopaths, Drugs & Other Dangers. Far Cry 3 is an open-world First Person Shooter (FPS) slated for release on December 4, 2012 in the US and November 29, 2012 in all other territories. It will be available for Microsoft’s Xbox 360, Sony PlayStation 3 and PC.  As the title implies, (ok, blatantly rubs it in your face is more like it) this is the third installment of the 2004 Far Cry which was and still is developed by Crytek Studios and published by Ubisoft So what do you think? Are you going to get Far Cry 3? You can [...]

September 6, 2012 J.J. Costello XP4T Exclusives 1

Rainbow Six Patriots = Intense Sh*t

Rainbow Six Patriots = Intense Sh*t

Franchise Returns with Gripping New Storyline, Missions and Multiplayer Experience In case you missed it, Ubisoft announced the development of the latest edition in its best-selling Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6 franchise, Rainbow 6 Patriots. Developed by Ubisoft Montreal with the support of Ubisoft Toronto and Ubisoft Red Storm, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6 Patriots revolves around a single-player storyline that captures the reality of modern-day terrorism and allows players to experience it from multiple characters’ perspectives. Tom Clancy’s Rainbow 6 Patriots is due for release on the Xbox 360® PlayStation®3 and PC in 2013. In this installment, Team Rainbow face a [...]

July 16, 2012 J.J. Costello Impressions, XP4T Exclusives 0