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Ubi revs up Driver as next mega-franchise

A fresh blockbuster franchise will join Ubisoft’s roster when Driver returns on September 2nd. The firm has told MCV the revamped Britsoft driving game can reclaim former glories and be as lucrative as stablemate Assassin’s Creed. Driver: San Francisco arrives in September, but Ubisoft fired up the hype engine this …

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September arrival for Driver: San Francisco

Publisher Ubisoft has announced that Driver: San Francisco will now be released this September. The game had once been down for a Q1 2011 release, but was delayed back in November of last year. In addition, the PS3 version of Child of Eden now looks set to join the Xbox …

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3DS: 10+ titles from day one

Nintendo earlier this week said 25-30 games will hit during the 3DS launch window – but MCV can reveal that means around 10 titles will be on shelves from day one. The console hits shelves on March 25th. But retail sources have told us already that Nintendogs + cats, Street …

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3DS LAUNCH: Ubisoft’s line-up confirmed

Ubisoft has announced it will have eight games ready for the launch of the 3DS. The company’s president and CEO Yves Guillemot listed the games during Nintendo’s special preview event in Amsterdam. Rayman 3D, Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell 3D, Combat of Giants: Dinosaurs 3D, Asphalt 3D, Rabbids 3D, Tom Clancy’s …

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Ghost Recon and Driver: SF delayed

Two of Ubisoft’s biggest titles of 2011 have been delayed. Ghost Recon: Future Soldier and Driver: San Francisco were due for release in Q1 2011, but have now been pushed back until the publisher’s next financial year – which falls between April 2011 and March 2012. The announcement emerged as …

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Driver: San Francisco delayed to 2011

Ubisoft has delayed Driver: San Francisco until early 2011. The title has been pushed back to the first quarter of next year – the fourth quarter of the publisher’s financial year – to avoid the crowded seasonal selling period. In a trading statement, Ubisoft said: Due to the competitive market …

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E3 2010: Ubisoft roundup

Ubisoft unveiled one of its most varied line-ups to date last night at its E3 press conference, including games based on celebrities, revitalised franchises and ambitious new IP. You can find each of these announcements detailed in our E3 feed, or check out our summary of the biggest Ubisoft news …

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E3 2010: Driver: SF officially announced

Driver: San Francisco has been confirmed as the new title for Ubisoft’s latest getaway game. The game was officially announced at the publisher’s E3 press conference and takes place entirely in San Francisco, as MCV reported last week. Driver: SF takes place after the events of Driver 3 and shows …

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Driver: San Francisco named

A senior games industry source has confirmed to MCV the name of the new entry in the Driver series that Ubisoft will be unveiling at E3 next week – Driver: San Francisco. The moniker is not a huge surprise. A teaser video released earlier this week hinted that San Francisco …

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VIDEO: Live-action Driver teaser

Ubisoft will announce a brand new entry in the famed Driver series at E3 – that much we know, but beyond that details are very scant. And there’s not much to learn from the publisher’s new live-action teaser trailer that recreates the memorable opening training level from the original 1999 …

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