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Ubisoft is pretending it was never really that interested in NFTs

Ubisoft is pretending it was never really that interested in NFTs

Enlarge / Galaxy brain, meet Ubisoft brain… If you’ve been following Ubisoft’s relationship with the NFT space in the last year, you probably remember that its nonsensical release of Quartz NFTs in Ghost Recon Breakpoint was halted in April after just a few months. At the time, though, Ubisoft said that players should “stay tuned …

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Ubisoft CEO says still open to other partners after Tencent deal

Ubisoft CEO says still open to other partners after Tencent deal

Yves Guillemot, CEO of Ubisoft, speaks on stage during the Ubisoft E3 conference at the Orpheum theatre in Los Angeles, California June 15, 2015. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register ‘We can do whatever we want,’ founder CEO says Ubisoft to create three mobile games with Netflix Tencent deal comes …

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Assassin's Creed maker Ubisoft plunges 16% after Chinese giant Tencent ups stake

Assassin’s Creed maker Ubisoft plunges 16% after Chinese giant Tencent ups stake

Tencent has increased its stake in French games maker Ubisoft, the company behind popular franchises like Assassin’s Creed. But analysts said this has effectively closed the door on a full takeover of the company. Rafael Henrique | Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Shares of games developer Ubisoft plunged more than 16% on Wednesday …

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Assassin's Creed maker Ubisoft plunges 16% after Chinese giant Tencent ups stake

Assassin’s Creed maker Ubisoft plunges 17% after Chinese giant Tencent ups stake

Tencent has increased its stake in French games maker Ubisoft, the company behind popular franchises like Assassin’s Creed. But analysts said this has effectively closed the door on a full takeover of the company. Rafael Henrique | Sopa Images | Lightrocket | Getty Images Shares of games developer Ubisoft plunged more than 17% on Wednesday …

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China's Tencent raises stake in 'Assassin's Creed' maker Ubisoft

China’s Tencent raises stake in ‘Assassin’s Creed’ maker Ubisoft

Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register PARIS/HONG KONG Sept 7 (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) is raising its stake in Ubisoft Entertainment SA (UBIP.PA) in a deal that values France’s biggest games developer at almost $10 billion, as deep-pocketed Chinese firms continue their overseas search for growth. Interest in the maker …

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Ubisoft strengthens its core shareholding via the expansion of the concert around the group's founders  to the benefit of its long-term stability and development

Ubisoft strengthens its core shareholding via the expansion of the concert around the group’s founders to the benefit of its long-term stability and development

Ubisoft strengthens its core shareholdingvia the expansion of the concert around the group’s founders to the benefit of its long–term stability and development Tencent acquires a minority passive stake in Guillemot Brothers Limited Ubisoft’s governance is unchanged and the Guillemot family retains exclusive control of Guillemot Brothers Limited Shared confidence in the prospects of the …

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Report: Tencent Wants To Expand Its Empire By Becoming Ubisoft’s Biggest Shareholder

Report: Tencent Wants To Expand Its Empire By Becoming Ubisoft’s Biggest Shareholder

Image: Ubisoft Tencent appears to be doubling down on its investment in Ubisoft. While it already owns 5 percent of the Assassin’s Creed publisher, Reuters now reports the Chinese mega-conglomerate with huge investments throughout the gaming industry has its sights set on becoming Ubisoft’s single biggest shareholder. Its plan for achieving that? Pay double what …

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EXCLUSIVE Tencent seeks bigger stake in 'Assassin's Creed' maker Ubisoft -sources

EXCLUSIVE Tencent seeks bigger stake in ‘Assassin’s Creed’ maker Ubisoft -sources

HONG KONG, Aug 4 (Reuters) – Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) plans to raise its stake in French video game group Ubisoft Entertainment SA (UBIP.PA) as the Chinese gaming giant pivots to the global gaming market, four sources with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters. China’s largest social network and gaming firm, which bought a …

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Ubisoft to Shut Down Multiplayer and Online Services for 15 Games in September 2022  - IGN

Ubisoft to Shut Down Multiplayer and Online Services for 15 Games in September 2022 – IGN

Ubisoft is set to shut down multiplayer and online services for 15 games on September 1, 2022, including five Assassin’s Creed games, Far Cry 3, Splinter Cell: Blacklist, Prince of Persia: The Forgotten Sands, and more. For games like Assassin’s Creed 3 (2012 Release) and Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood, the installation of access to DLC will …

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EA Roasted For Dunking On Single-Player Games After Everything It’s Done

EA Roasted For Dunking On Single-Player Games After Everything It’s Done

Image: BioWare / Kotaku It’s been a while since Electronic Arts was the video game villain of the moment, but on Thursday the FIFA publisher sucked up all the oxygen in the room thanks to a bad joke made even worse by the company’s cutthroat history. If there’s one gaming mega corporation out there who …

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