In addition to Assassin’s Creed and Rabbids, Ubisoft also plans to bring more of its top brands directly to the App Store, including Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon, Michael Jackson the Experience, and Prince of Persia. The company also is creating new games and brands for the iOS platform, such as Monster Burner, a frantic arcade-style game filled with fun strategic puzzles, invading hordes of monsters, powerful spells and extreme environments.
“Continued advancements in mobile and tablet technology bring more and more gamers to these platforms,” said Chris Early, vice president of digital publishing, Ubisoft. “We’re excited to directly bring Ubisoft’s well-known brands and quality games to these players.”
Assassin’s Creed console games have sold more than 30 million copies worldwide. Now, Ubisoft is bringing the world of the Assassins Creed to mobile customers with Assassin’s Creed Rearmed and Assassin’s Creed Recollection. Inspired by the critically-acclaimed multiplayer gameplay in Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood, Assassin’s Creed Rearmed has been developed from the ground up for the iOS platform, taking full advantage of the unique control system, and letting players compete with friends in a real-time online multiplayer mode or hone their skills offline in the single player mode. Assassin’s Creed Recollection lets fans discover and amass a wide variety of artwork created for the Assassin’s Creed franchise. Players also will be able to compete in political battles in a real-time strategy game with key characters and locations from the Assassin’s Creed franchise.
Ubisoft’s wild and wacky Rabbids have endeared themselves to fans worldwide with more than 11 million copies of their games sold to date. Now, with Rabbids Go HD and Rabbids Go Phone Again App Store customers can have a captive Rabbid of their very own. Players can torment their Rabbid by tickling, tossing or shaking him, and can play tricks on him with new interactive game objects. Players also can use the device’s camera to take crazy pictures of themselves posing with their Rabbid and share them with friends on Facebook. Players also can truly “Rabbid-ize” their device by unlocking of new weird wallpapers, delirious videos and images, and more.
Assassin’s Creed Rearmed is free and available now from the App Store on iPhone and iPod touch or at www.itunes.com/appstore. Monster Burner also is now available from the App Store. Assassin’s Creed Recollection, Rabbids Go HD and Rabbids Go Phone Again will be available before the end of the calendar year.