September 21, 2007
Announces All-Star Holiday 2007 Lineup
Q3 2007-2008 Lineup Showcases Some of the
Industry’s Most Anticipated Games
Today Ubisoft, one of the world’s largest video
game publishers, announced that its holiday 2007 lineup will feature an
exceptional selection of titles. Covering all segments of video games – from
hardcore to family titles, as well as games based on some of the most popular
films and television series – the rich offering also includes some of this
year’s most anticipated new brands along with exciting new games from Ubisoft’s
multimillion-unit selling brands:
- Assassin’s Creed – One of the most anticipated
video games of the year comes to the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment
system from Microsoft and the PLAYSTATION 3 in November, and to PC in early
- Beowulf – The video game, based on Paramount
Pictures’ and Shangri-La Entertainment’s "Beowulf,” the upcoming feature film
from Academy Award-winning director Robert Zemeckis, will be released in
November on Xbox 360, the PLAYSTATION 3 and PSP.
- Blazing Angels 2 Secret Missions of WWII –
Currently available on Xbox 360, experience World War II on the PLAYSTATION 3
coming this holiday. Play as an elite pilot in the follow-up to the successful
Blazing Angels Squadrons of WWII.
- Brothers In Arms Hell’s Highway, previously
expected to be released for holiday 2007 will be released on next-generation
platforms and PC in the fourth quarter of fiscal 2007-08. Brothers in Arms
Road to Hill 30 for Wii will be released in December.
- CSI: CRIME SCENE INVESTIGATION Hard Evidence –
For the first time, CSI fans will be able to play CSI on Xbox 360 and the Wii
home video game system from Nintendo this holiday.
- Haze – Legendary development team Free Radical
Design teams up with Ubisoft to deliver the mind-altering, technologically
superior game Haze, exclusively for the PLAYSTATION 3 this holiday.
- Heroes of Might and Magic V: Tribes of the
East – Enjoy the dramatic evolution and conclusion of the Heroes V experience
this holiday on PC.
- Nitrobike – Navigate rocket-propelled
motorcycles in this arcade-style game exclusively for the Wii.
- NARUTO: Rise of a Ninja – In a game
exclusively developed for Xbox 360 from the ground up and for the first time
ever, in October, gamers will experience Naruto starting from the series’
- Rayman Raving Rabbids 2 – The bunnies are back
and crazier than ever in this new game specially developed for Wii and
Nintendo DS this holiday.
This holiday, Ubisoft will also release games
that appeal to all audiences, with its innovative and appealing Games for
- Chessmaster: The Art of Learning for DS and
Chessmaster: Grandmaster Edition for PC – In both games, Josh Waitzkin,
International Master and eight-time National Chess Champion, coaches players
to grasp the basic fundamentals of chess and to master the game through
exciting courses and tutorials taken directly from his groundbreaking book,
The Art of Learning (Free Press).
- Cranium Kabookii – Designed specifically for
Wii, Cranium Kabookii is an all-new game where families jam, draw, act and
puzzle as they collect points and take center stage in the Kabookii Arena to
win. Special Kabookii Decoder Glasses reveal secret answers for added fun!
- Imagine – The Imagine line allows girls to
explore their favorite interests and hobbies – as indicated by extensive
lifestyle research on this audience – in an interactive and entertaining way
with titles such as Fashion Designer, Master Chef and Animal Doctor for
- My Coach – Play and learn with this suite of
entertaining training coaches that will teach you languages (My French Coach,
My Spanish Coach) or help you to improve your expression (My Word Coach) for
DS and Wii.
- Petz – This holiday will see the return of
Horsez, Catz, Dogz and Hamsterz on the DS, PlayStation 2, PC – and for the
first time on Wii!