Ubisoft plans to bring a truly classic PC game, Heroes of Might & Magic III, to the iPad on January 29. That's when the graphically revamped version of the fantasy turn-based strategy game, Heroes of Might & Magic III HD Edition, will be released.
If you are now playing the just released Ubisoft action game Assassin's Creed Unity for the Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC, you may be interested in a newly released iPhone and iPad app for the game that offers some help and extra features.
Ubisoft has soft-launched Assassin's Creed: Identity, the latest Assassin's Creed mobile game for iPhone and iPad, in Australia and New Zealand. While there have been Assassin's Creed games on iOS before, Identity is the first to bring the third-person action experience from consoles and PC down to mobile devices.
Valiant Hearts, an Ubisoft puzzle game set in World War I, is coming to iPhone and iPad on September 4. The game boasts a gritty graphic novel art style, heartwrenching story about soldiers on the front line of The Great War and their faithful hound Walt, and a great mix of gameplay types.
Ubisoft's highly successful Just Dance dancing game franchise is getting a new and very interesting addition, Just Dance Now. It's an upcoming smartphone app that basically turns your iOS device into a dance controller for a large screen such as a tablet, PC or an Internet enabled smart TV.
Watch Dogs is a great-looking console and PC game that just came out, and alongside it is a companion game that allows mobile players to compete against others live online for free. Anyone on an Xbox, PlayStation, or PC plays as a vigilante bringing justice to a futuristic Chicago by hacking the world with their phone. Meanwhile, players on Android or iOS act as the police force, viewing the pursuit of the criminal from a bird's eye view.
Procedural crime shows like CSI (Crime Scene Investigations) can be difficult to adapt to games. But one genre that fits those shows (and mobile) very well is hidden object games. Just as the cops and detectives have to search for clues in order to solve a case, so can players search for items and perform minigames relating to the police work simulated by these shows.
Arrrgh ye scurvy dogs, let it be known that today, Ubisoft has finally made Assassins Creed Pirates available to download for iPhone and iPad. We've already had an extensive hands on with the new game, and it's looking mightily impressive and one we know a lot of you folks are eager to get your hands on.
Last week Ubisoft announced release details for Assassin’s Creed Pirates and there was much rejoicing. Pirates takes place entirely at sea and draws inspiration from Assassin’s Creed IV. Many feel that sailing and piracy were the best parts of the latest console game, which bodes well for the new mobile entry.
We recently visited Ubisoft’s San Francisco office to play a prerelease build of Assassin’s Creed Pirates. Check out iMore’s exclusive hands-on video and our walkthrough of the opening section of the game!