Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Massive Entertainment

Tom Clancy’s The Division announced for PC

Gamescom has brought some welcomed news for PC gamers who have been eying Massive’s upcoming open-world persistent single- and multiplayer action title Tom Clancy’s The Division. Ubisoft has announced that the previously console-only release, revealed earlier this summer at E3, will be available for PC next year. Gamers who have enjoyed Massive’s previous work, such as Farcry 3 and World in Conflict, will find the studio well suited to the platform.

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E3 2013: Ubisoft reveals action-RPG Tom Clancy’s The Division

It seems as though Ubisoft has had an ace up their sleeve for some time with Tom Clancy’s The Division. Announced during their E3 conference, the Massive Entertainment-developed title is an open-world action-RPG set in New York three weeks after a pandemic hit the city during Black Friday. Since the outbreak, social order has collapsed and The Division, a secret unit of self-supporting agents, has been activated and sent in by the President. The trailer shown during the show has been made available, and it’s looking very good, with a mixture of co-op player-versus-environment and player-versus-player gameplay.

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Far Cry 3 goes all in with release of Deluxe Bundle DLC

Far Cry 3 (360, PC, PS3) Deluxe Bundle DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Far Cry 3 got a shot in the arm today with the release of the all-in-one Deluxe Bundle DLC for 360, PC, and PS3. The pack, detailed below, include six single-player missions, four new animals, new weapons for the campaign, new weapon unlocks for multiplayer, a new character, and two end-of-match movies. All told, the Bundle includes everything from the four previously released packs: The Lost Expeditions, The Monkey Business Pack, The Warrior, and The Predator Pack.

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Far Cry 3 now available for consoles and PC, PS3 DLC announced

Far Cry 3 (360, PC, PS3) Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

After many a video tour from developers Ubisoft Montreal and Massive, Far Cry 3 is now available for 360, PC, and PS3. The open-world first-person shooter has players taking on the role of Jason Brody, a thrill-seeking tourist who finds himself, along with his friends, thrust into a crazy world of drugs and violence. Skills will be learned, animals will be hunted, and bodies will be looted. A separate multiplayer-only campaign is also available for co-op play, which centers on four criminals looking for their stolen loot six months earlier.

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New trailer shows off Far Cry 3’s four-player co-op campaign

Ubisoft has released a new trailer for Far Cry 3 detailing the four playable characters starring in the co-op campaign. The co-op campaign is entirely separate from the main storyline, and features four hooligans out to recover their stolen loot six months prior to the arrival of Jason Brody and friends. Consoles support up to four players both online and offline via splitscreen, while PC supports online only.

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Learn about the story behind Far Cry 3 in new trailer

Ubisoft has released a new trailer for Far Cry 3. After covering the crazy hooligans (and narcotics) that call the Rook Islands home, Massive is now revealing more about the storyline that finds you and your friends held for ransom in a lawless land. To quote Ike Clanton, “Law don’t go around here. Savvy?”

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Ubisoft introduces Far Cry 3’s explosive-monkey-totin’ bonus, Hurk

Ubisoft has released a trailer introducing Hurk, GameStop’s pre-order bonus for Far Cry 3. Hurk is an exclusive non-playable character who hands out quests and uses monkeys, strapped with explosives, to take out his enemies. He will be available for the 360 and PS3 versions, and in addition to exploding monkeys, he’ll also be bringing along four bonus missions and two multiplayer humiliations.

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PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Far Cry 3 video series continues with intel on drugs, psychopaths

Ubisoft has launched the second video in their Island Survival Guides series for Far Cry 3. The new guide, Psychopaths, Drugs & Other Dangers, covers the more surreal dangers that await on the Rook Islands. Topics include psychedelic side effects, hunting, crafting, mini-games, and taking on side quests for extra cash.

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New video series details how to survive the chaos of Far Cry 3

A new video series has launched for Far Cry 3 that details how players can survive the rowdy Rook Islands. The first episode of the Island Survival Guide covers the island’s history, its inhabitants, and how players can expect to get around in the wilds.

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Far Cry 3 to hit consoles, PC this December

Far Cry 3 (360, PC, PS3) Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 1

Just in time for the holiday season, Ubisoft has announced that Far Cry 3 will be released in the US on December 4. Players will be able to take everyman Jason Brody through a hellish journey as he attempts to escape a lawless island on their 360, PC, and PS3.

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