Ubisoft claims it’s ‘undecided’ if it will raise game prices to $70 in 2021

Assassin's Creed publisher is "still looking at new opportunities"

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DJStotty1257d ago

In other words

"Let's wait and see if other companies get away with it, if not we will claim we are the good guys"

THEzRude1257d ago

Rice prices ? Rise the flags says the Pirates !

philm871257d ago (Edited 1257d ago )

I found AC Valhalla great value at £45 (especially when selling the steelbook for £30!), but Watchdogs Legion not so much, although I did enjoy it. However, I think £/$70 is a hard sell when many companies aren't doing it yet and games are released riddled with bugs.

seanpitt231257d ago

Well I don’t buy Ubisoft titles tor $60 so good luck with $70 they are to average all quantity over quality and rushed out the door.. if rockstar decided $70 then I wouldn’t mind because I know it will be worth the price...

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Microsoft Responds To Latest FTC Filing, Calls It Misleading

Microsoft was quick to fire back against the FTC’s latest claim

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Sonyslave32d ago

It a warp lol ftc is need but this case against Ms is over.

lelo2play1d 17h ago (Edited 1d 17h ago )

All the whiners 😭 complaining about Gamepass, where were they when Sony increased their prices and introduced several tiers for PS Plus membership?
When Sony does it, it's perfectly acceptable. When Microsoft does it, all hell breaks loose...
Hypocrites 🤡 much!

BTW, I bet most whiners 😭 complaining don't have or even care about Gamepass. They whine simply because it's Microsoft.

isarai1d 17h ago

We were very vocal and many people including myself cancelled their subs. Tf are you talking about? 🤣

outsider16241d 17h ago

As isarai..said. even i cancelled it when they raised their prices. Im enjoying single player games now.

shaenoide1d 15h ago

It's not the price increase the main problem. It's the removal of day one releases for console users while PC user are safe (for now). It's a weird message being send to console fan ( "You should have bought a PC bro !)

Reaper22_1d 14h ago

Well said! They truly are huge hypocrites.

Einhander19721d 13h ago

This has nothing to do with PlayStation, this is about Microsoft breaking its promises.

Bringing up PlayStation is just a petty deflection attempt to not take responsibility for their own actions.

People are unhappy because this has caused thousands of people to lose their jobs, four studio closures and xbox owners should be mad about price increases and the fact that Microsoft paywalled day one games breaking their promise to their own consumers. Now even if you don't want Call of Duty you're paying for it.

The xboners like you who keep defending this type of stuff are actually making things worse for yourselves because you keep sending the message that no matter how much Microsoft bends you over by breaking their promises you're still going to defend them.

Xbox gamers make gaming worse for everyone every time they defend this type of crap.

lelo2play1d 12h ago (Edited 1d 12h ago )


When ponies like you accept anything Sony does without complaining, that's the major problem here...

Sony can do anything they want, and people like you will simply take it with a smile.

Einhander19721d 11h ago

This has nothing to do with Sony.

It just shows how weak the argument is when the best you and Microsoft can can do is deflect with whataboutism's.

This is about Microsoft buying a huge publisher then going to court and saying things they knew weren't true, then going back on their own word. They went into court and knew telling the truth wouldn't be popular with either the court or the public so they lied in court. That is what is being judged here, not anything that Sony did.

You claim we are defending a price increase, but you are defending outright lies that have caused studio closures job losses and your own price increases and new games are paywalled to a higher tier.

And what did you get? Games that you were already going to get without buying these publishers. And on top of that now regardless of if someone actually wanted the games they are forced to pay extra for them.

The scale difference between our two arguments is huge.

MetroidFREAK211d 6h ago

I canceled my yearly subscription after the price increase :)

Outside_ofthe_Box1d 5h ago (Edited 1d 5h ago )

"Sony can do anything they want, and people like you will simply take it with a smile"

Isn't that what you are doing with Microsoft's price increase you hypocrite? I bet you were the first to complain about Sony's increase, but not surprisingly first to defend Microsoft's increase because you are a hypocrite.

GamerRN1d 4h ago

They didn't "remove day one" for console users, they created a tier that doesn't get them. They basically brought back Live Gold with GamePass games instead of monthly drops.

Profchaos1d 2h ago (Edited 1d 2h ago )

Yeah I complained when Sony increased their prices it was dramatic and they didn't even comment on why it was fine and I'll complain here to

In fact there was a huge outcry just because you missed it doesn't mean it didn't happen

StormSnooper1d 2h ago (Edited 1d 2h ago )

It wasn’t the same thing. Sony’s tiers didn’t take anything away from people. Two of the tiers already existed. No promise was broken. Xbox tiers are breaking promises MS has made regarding day one, while also increasing price.

Angyobangyo1d ago

People were complaining and pissed. Only you seem to think Sony gamers graciously accepted it. You sure do whine a lot don't you

Hotpot22h ago

Nope, I cancelled my PS Plus already.

Your turn, criticize MS yourself, right now.

Outside_ofthe_Box22h ago(Edited 22h ago)


"Your turn, criticize MS yourself, right now."

He's a hypocrite so he won't. He's going to simply take it with a smile on his face like the pic in his avi 😭