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Assassin's Creed II: Discovery

Assassin's Creed II: Discovery

Release date: 2009 (12/17/2009)

Genres: Adventure

Platforms: Nintendo DS, Apple IOS

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed II: Discovery is a video game for the Nintendo DS and iOS developed by Griptonite Games and written by Darby McDevitt. It's part of the Assassin's Creed series of video games. Ubisoft's producer Ben Mattes officially revealed the development of the game in Apple Inc.'s keynote speech on September 9, 2009, for a November 17 release. The iOS version was delayed, but Ubisoft did not comment with a reason for the delay. In contrast to Altaïr's Chronicles, the previous title in the A…

Assassin's Creed Chronicles

Assassin's Creed Chronicles

Release date: 2015

Genres: Action, Adventure, Platform

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed Chronicles is a sub-series of video games in the Assassin's Creed franchise. The series consists of three games developed by Climax Studios and published by Ubisoft. The games feature new protagonists and a design that is new to the franchise, a 2.5D world inspired by traditional brush paintings. The first entry, Assassin's Creed: China, was released on April 21, 2015, on Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The second entry, Assassin's Creed: India, was released on Ja…

Assassin's Creed Origins

Assassin's Creed Origins

Release date: 2017

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed Origins is an action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It is the tenth major installment in the Assassin's Creed series and the successor to 2015's Assassin's Creed Syndicate. It was released worldwide for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One on October 27, 2017. The game is set in Ancient Egypt near the end of the Ptolemaic period (49–44 BC) and recounts the secret fictional history of real-world events. The story follows a M…

Assassin's Creed III: Liberation

Assassin's Creed III: Liberation

Release date: 2012

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: PlayStation 4, Microsoft Windows, Nintendo Switch, XBox 360, PlayStation 3, PS Vita, XBox One

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed III: Liberation is a 2012 action-adventure video game developed and published by Ubisoft, and released on October 30, 2012 in North America, with a worldwide launch the following day, on PlayStation Vita. It is the fourth spin-off installment in the Assassin's Creed series, and takes place alongside the events of Assassin's Creed III. The plot is set within a fictional history of real-world events and follows the centuries-old struggle between the Assassins, who fight for peace …

Assassin's Creed: Revelations

Assassin's Creed: Revelations

Release date: 2011

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed: Revelations is a 2011 action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It is the fourth major installment in the Assassin's Creed series, a direct sequel to 2010's Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood. The game was released on PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Microsoft Windows in November and December 2011. The plot is set in a fictional history of real-world events and follows the centuries-old struggle between the Assassins, who fight for peace with fr…

Assassin's Creed Identity

Assassin's Creed Identity

Release date: 2016

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Android, Apple IOS

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed Identity is an action-adventure video game developed by Blue Byte and published by Ubisoft. It is the second mobile-exclusive game in the Assassin's Creed series to be released after Assassin's Creed Pirates, and the first on mobile to incorporate the third-person urban traversal-style gameplay as seen in the main console titles. It was initially soft-launched in 2014 as a free-to-play game for New Zealand and Australian App Stores. The game was released worldwide on iOS on 25 F…

America's Army: True Soldiers

America's Army: True Soldiers

Release date: 2007

Genres: Shooter, Strategy

Platforms: XBox 360

Publishers: Ubisoft

America's Army: True Soldiers is a first-person shooter video game developed by Red Storm Entertainment and published by Ubisoft. It was released on November 15, 2007. It is a spin-off of the United States Army's computer game America's Army.

Anno 2070

Anno 2070

Release date: 2011

Genres: Real-time, Strategy, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ubisoft

Anno 2070 is a city-building and economic simulation game, with real-time strategy elements. It is the 5th game of the Anno series. It was released on 17 November 2011, and was co-developed by the German studios Related Designs and Blue Byte, and published by Ubisoft. Anno 2070 required Uplay to operate as an always online DRM System, later removed for receiving severe criticism from players.

Assassin's Creed Unity

Assassin's Creed Unity

Release date: 2014

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed Unity is an action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It was released in November 2014 for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. It is the eighth major installment in the Assassin's Creed series, and the successor to 2013's Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag. It also has ties to Assassin's Creed Rogue which was released for the previous generation consoles, the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on the same date. The plot is set in a ficti…

Assassin's Creed II

Assassin's Creed II

Release date: 2009

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: PlayStation 3

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed II is a 2009 action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It is the second major installment in the Assassin's Creed series, a sequel to 2007's Assassin's Creed. The game was first released on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in November 2009, and was later made available on Microsoft Windows in March 2010 and OS X in October 2010. Several minor game related features could be redeemed on Uplay and three downloadable expansion packs were relea…

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

Release date: 2013

Genres: Action, Adventure

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag is an action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It is the sixth major installment in the Assassin's Creed series. Its historical timeframe precedes that of Assassin's Creed III (2012), though its modern-day sequences succeed III's own. Black Flag was first released for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Wii U in October 2013 and a month later for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Microsoft Windows. It was released on the Nintendo Swi…

Anno 1404

Anno 1404

Release date: 2009

Genres: Management, Real-time, Strategy, Simulation

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ubisoft

Anno 1404, known as Dawn of Discovery in North America, is a city-building and economic simulation game with real-time strategy elements, part of the Anno series. Released in 2009, it was developed by Related Designs, produced by Blue Byte, and published by Ubisoft. Anno 1404 is the sequel to Anno 1701 and is followed by the futuristic sequel Anno 2070. Though the game centers on a series of fictional events, the overall concept of the storyline is based upon real life aspects of medieval and re…

Anno Online

Anno Online

Release date: 2013

Genres: Strategy

Publishers: Ubisoft

Anno Online was a free-to-play strategy browser game by Ubisoft. It was a spinoff of the Anno series. Players developed and managed island braced cites from the first settlers to commercial empires.English closed beta started on 23 April 2013, and open beta started on 14 May 2013. Beta status ended on 25 September 2013. The game was in "maintenance mode" starting Sept 2017, meaning there was no further development or major in-game events. The game was closed on 31 January 2018.

Assassin's Creed Valhalla

Assassin's Creed Valhalla

Release date: 2020

Genres: Action, Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ubisoft

Assassin's Creed Valhalla is an upcoming action role-playing video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It is the twelfth major installment and the twenty-second release in the Assassin's Creed series, and a successor to the 2018 game Assassin's Creed Odyssey. Set in 873 AD, the game recounts a fictional story of the Viking invasion of Britain. The player controls Eivor, a Viking raider who becomes embroiled in the conflict between the Brotherhood of Assassins and the Tem…

Anno 1800

Anno 1800

Release date: 2019

Genres: Management, Real-time, Strategy

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ubisoft

Anno 1800 is a city-building real-time strategy video game, developed by Blue Byte and published by Ubisoft, and launched on April 16, 2019 in North America. It is the seventh game in the Anno series, and returns to the use of a historical setting following the last two titles, Anno 2070 and Anno 2205, taking place during the Industrial Revolution in the 19th century. Following the previous installment, the game returns to the series' traditional city-building and ocean combat mechanics, but int…

Animal Genius

Animal Genius

Release date: 2007

Genres: Puzzle

Platforms: Microsoft Windows, Nintendo DS

Publishers: Scholastic, Ubisoft

Animal Genius is a puzzle video game released for Windows in 2003, the Leapster in 2006, and Nintendo DS in 2007. Jack DeVries, writing for IGN, gave the game a score of 6.5/10, concluding that it is a decent title for young children with an interest in animals.

Atomega

Atomega

Release date: 2017

Genres: Shooter

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ubisoft

Atomega is an action shooter developed by Ubisoft Reflections and published by Ubisoft. The game was released for Microsoft Windows on September 19, 2017. The development team had previously developed Grow Home.

Academy of Champions: Soccer

Academy of Champions: Soccer

Release date: 2009

Genres: Sports

Platforms: Wii

Publishers: Ubisoft

Academy of Champions: Soccer (known as Academy of Champions: Football in Europe) is a soccer video game developed by Ubisoft Vancouver and published by Ubisoft for the Wii. The game features a story mode set at a magical soccer academy, in which the player must build a group of five players to challenge other teams. Academy of Champions features arcade-style soccer, focusing on tricks, shooting, and the whimsical nature of the academy.

Arcatera

Release date: 2000

Genres: Role-playing

Platforms: Microsoft Windows

Publishers: Ubisoft

Arcatera: The Dark Brotherhood is a role-playing game developed by German studio Westka Interactive and published by Ubisoft Entertainment Software in August 2000 for Windows.

America's Army: Rise of a Soldier

America's Army: Rise of a Soldier

Release date: 2005

Genres: First-person, Shooter

Platforms: XBox

Publishers: Ubisoft

America's Army: Rise of a Soldier is a game developed by the United States Army, Ubisoft, and Secret Level. In addition to containing the original America's Army, the game includes a single player mode based on Major Jason Amerine's experiences in Afghanistan in 2001. It was released in the United States on November 17, 2005 for the Xbox. The PlayStation 2 version was in development for some time, but ultimately was cancelled.Unlike the original America's Army, this game is not freeware. The gam…