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JULY 15, 2011 • Ubisoft U-Play will use a DLC passport system for its core game titles. Titles by the publisher purchased used will require a $9.95 fee to access multiplayer matchmaking and additional content if the original code was redeemed.
Impact: EA did it. THQ did it. It seems everybody’s going to eventually do it: requiring a new game purchase, or charge second hand purchasers a fee…..
JULY 12, 2011 • Another major publisher bent on acquiring free-to-play studio expertise is Ubisoft. The company acquired Paris-based studio Owlient, which has been has been creating F2P content for six years, and has amassed over 25 million user registrations in …..
FEB. 25, 2011 • Ubisoft Ent. has decided to sideline its intrusive DRM systems for the spring PC release of Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood. Recent computer games from Ubisoft have required a constant online connection in order to play the single player campaigns. I…..