The Catch-Up: March 12th, 2014 – Ubisoft Toronto Working on 5 Unannounced Games

March 12, 2014Written by Jason Dunning


Can you remember which PS3 exclusive came out one year ago today?

General News

  • According to The Star, Ubisoft Toronto MD Jade Raymond told them that there are 5 games in development right now at the studio, and two of them are co-productions with other studios. Raymond also said, “There are definitely a lot of plates spinning. None of them have been announced.” It’s almost a lock that Assassin’s Creed is one of them, but what do you think the other four are? A new Splinter Cell? Far Cry 4? [Via, Source]
  • In Europe, anyone who pre-orders Metal Gear Solid V: Ground Zeroes on PS3 through the PlayStation Store (hopefully it’s up by the time you’re reading this) will be given a free copy of Metal Gear Solid: Peace Walker HD on PS3. In North America, anyone who pre-orders Ground Zeroes on PS3 is given a free theme. [Source, Twitter]
  • Judging from what appears to be a leaked copy of Ground Zeroes, the PS4 install size for the physical version of the game will be 3913MB. [Via, Source]
  • There’s no need to worry as CD Projekt Red CEO Marcin Iwinski said that Cyberpunk 2077’s development “is not really affected” by the delay of The Witcher 3Cyberpunk 2077 still doesn’t have a release window though, but it is planned for the PS4, Xbox One, and PC. [Source]
  • A Call of Duty sale has started on the European PlayStation Store, discounting various Call of Duty games and DLC. [Check Out the Details]
  • Since TowerFall: Ascension on PS4 was submitted to SCEE QA after SCEA, it didn’t release this week in Europe. If all goes well, it should come out next week. [Source]
  • To celebrate crossing 1 million copies sold, Runner2 is on sale for $4.99 this week on PS3, PS Vita, Xbox 360, Steam, and Wii U. [Press Release]
  • Want to learn more about Conception 2? [Check out the Website]
  • Want to earn a $7.85 million bonus? Become CEO of Activision. Yes, Activision CEO Bobby Kotick was given a bonus of $7.85 million for his performance in 2013, up from $2.5 million the previous year. [Source]
  • Be jealous of this custom DualShock 4 made for Killzone: Shadow Fall tournament winners [Twitter]:


New Videos

  • Here’s a new inFamous: Second Son teaser that definitely lives up to its name:

  • Simultaneously revealing that The Walking Dead Episode 3: In Harm’s Way is “coming soon” to PS3 and other platforms, Telltale Games brought out this accolades trailer for Episode 2:

  • Go behind the scenes of Killzone: Shadow Fall’s sound design:

  • The Gunslinger Trials DLC for Defiance gets a trailer:

Need a hint? “What have I done…”