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Russell Lees, Playwright and ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Ubisoft Veteran, Dies at 64

Russell Lees, a playwright and longtime Ubisoft writer-director known for his work on the Assassin’s Creed video game franchise, died Tuesday of a heart attack in Montreal, his friend Paul Dworin announced. He was 64. Lees broke into the gaming industry in the mid-1990s and wrote and directed the 1995 PC horror adventure The Dark Eye, […]

‘Assassin’s Creed’ Netflix Series Taps ‘Die Hard’ Writer to Adapt

Netflix’s live-action adaptation of the Assassin’s Creed video game franchise has found a writer. Jeb Stuart (Die Hard, The Fugitive) has been tapped to pen the project, which will take on the sprawling world of the mega-selling video game franchise. The streamer and game publisher Ubisoft announced the project in October 2020. Netflix declined comment. […]

‘Assassin’s Creed’ Live-Action TV Series in the Works at Netflix

Netflix and Ubisoft are teaming to bring 'Assassin's Creed' to television and will develop a slate of properties based on the best-selling game. The first project under the pact is a live-action, genre-bending adaptation of the game.

Ubisoft Unveils Subscription Service UPlay+, Reveals Details of ‘Watch Dogs: Legion’

Uplay+ — which will launch Sept. 3 on Windows PC — will provide members with access to all the publisher's latest releases: The Division 2, Assassin's Creed: Odyssey, Rainbow Six: Siege and Far Cry 5.

Ubisoft’s ‘Assassin’s Creed: Unity’ Downloaded 3M Times Following Notre Dame Fire

Just over a week after a devastating fire ravaged the Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, French video game company Ubisoft revealed that it would be donating 500,000 euros to help with the reconstruction of the landmark as well as making its 2014 title 'Assassin's Creed: Unity' free to download on PC.

Weekend Box Office: ‘Rogue One’ Targeting $110M-Plus Christmas; ‘Sing’ Could Hit $75M

Elsewhere, 'Passengers' pulls ahead of 'Assassin's Creed,' although both films are disappointing so far; the R-rated comedy 'Why Him?' enters the holiday fray with a $3.9 million Friday.

Box Office: ‘Rogue One,’ ‘Sing’ Win Wednesday; ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Beats ‘Passengers’

'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' shoots past the $200 million mark domestically; 'Patriots Day' scores the top location average of the day in limited bow.

Christmas Box-Office Crush: ‘Sing,’ ‘Passengers,’ ‘Assassin’s Creed’ to Battle ‘Rogue One’

The trio of films opens nationwide Wednesday, while 'Patriots Day' bows the same day in select markets before a host of other award contenders launch Friday or Christmas Day.

New ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Trailer Is Confusing, But Maybe That’s the Point

What if the lack of focus in the second glimpse at Michael Fassbender's video game movie is intentional?

CineEurope: Fox Presents Exclusive Looks at ‘Assassin’s Creed,’ ‘Alien Covenant’ and ‘Kingsman 2’

The studio also teased its Hugh Jackman-fronted P.T. Barnum musical biopic, 'The Greatest Showman,' and Pharrell Williams stopped by to promote 'Hidden Figures.'

First ‘Assassin’s Creed’ Trailer Sees Michael Fassbender Go Medieval

The movie based on the popular video game franchise hits theaters Dec. 21.

Get a Glimpse at the Comic Book Future of ‘Assassin’s Creed’ (Exclusive)

Meet the latest assassin to face the Templar Order.