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Splinter Cell: Blacklist's co-op is where it's at


And there's splitscreen support!
May 20
This trailer showing Splinter Cell: Blacklist's cooperative mode reminds me that, of all the things to get me interested in the game, it sure isn't the single-player campaign. Spies vs. Mercs and co-op, on the other hand, ha... read
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Spies vs Mercs: Which side are you on?


A live-action take of Splinter Cell's most famous mode
May 10
Splinter Cell: Blacklist will see the return of Spies vs. Mercs. If that news didn't get you excited at all then maybe this live-action take by the gang at CorridorDigital will. Their film production and editing keeps getting better with every video, and I'm beyond impressed with their latest efforts. read
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Spies vs. Mercs and co-op are back in full effect
Confession time ladies and gents: I'm not a big Splinter Cell fan. I didn't much get into the first two, had an inexplicable obsession with Chaos Theory, largely passed on Double Agent, and only dabbled in Conviction. A disgr... read feature

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Spies vs. Mercs returns!

Splinter Cell: Blacklist Spies vs. Mercs revealed!


The classic faction-based mode is back
May 02
I have very fond memories of Splinter Cell's Spies vs. Mercs mode. The gametype debuted in Splinter Cell: Pandora Tomorrow (and was refined in Chaos Theory), and featured two distinctly different types of teams pit against e... read
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Splinter Cell

Wii U version of Splinter Cell: Blacklist demonstrated


New trailer walks through GamePad features
Apr 22
When we heard that Ubisoft would bring Splinter Cell: Blacklist to Wii U, few details were given other than the day-and-date release date with other game versions and brief mention of GamePad features. That last bit was not ... read
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Splinter Cell: Blacklist

The choice is yours in Splinter Cell: Blacklist


Stalking the shadows
Apr 16
Players will be able to use all sorts of skills and abilities to get through Splinter Cell: Blacklist, and this latest trailer shows you some of your options. Attacking from above, running straight at targets, or using fancy... read
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Splinter Cell Wii U

Splinter Cell Blacklist confirmed for Wii U, for realsies


Hopefully we'll get some cool GamePad functionality
Apr 10
Rejoice, Splinter Cell fans! After a fleeting leak in February by Ubisoft, Nintendo has confirmed the existence of a Wii U version of Splinter Cell: Blacklist. It will be launching on August 20th, the same day as the PS3, 360... read
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Future of AAA games

Jade Raymond: AAA games will need more user content


"What I think people want is their own custom experience, in anything."
Mar 31
Jade Raymond, Ubisoft Toronto's Managing Director, doesn't believe that the continually expanding budgets and costs of AAA game development are necessary, in fact, she thinks they need to stop. Speaking with Gamasutra at GDC,... read
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Splinter Cell dev video

Splinter Cell: Blacklist video shows off more gameplay


Hey, it's the flying thing from Black Ops II
Mar 21
You saw the return of the night vision goggles, in Splinter Cell: Blacklist, and now you can get a little more in-depth with this eight minute developer walkthrough from Ubisoft Toronto courtesy of IGN. It shows off qui... read
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Splinter Cell footage

Splinter Cell: Blacklist night vision footage emerges


Watch Sam get down in the dark
Mar 14
Once we saw footage for Splinter Cell: Blacklist, everyone was worried that it would be a bit too action oriented. Well, this video is here to set the record straight, and confirm that at least some of the experience will al... read
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PAX East

Ubisoft's big PAX East lineup won't be playable by fans


Assassin's Creed IV, Watch Dogs, Splinter Cell: Blacklist and more
Mar 08
Ubisoft's biggest titles for 2013 such as Assassin's Creed IV, Watch Dogs, and Splinter Cell: Blacklist will all be at PAX East, but you won't be able to play any of them. There will only be controlled demo presentations, wit... read
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Splinter Cell

This is one impressive live-action take on Splinter Cell


I'm a big fan of long shots
Mar 01
Filmmaker Warialasky and friends made this live-action movie based on Splinter Cell: Conviction and it's pretty damn cool. There are several scenes in the film that's just one big long shot, which is no easy task to do. The ... read
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Wii U is pro torture

Is that a Splinter Cell: Blacklist on your Wii U?


Or are you just happy to see me?
Feb 25
In today's "not officially announced but it's on some dude's LinkedIn profile so I guess it's a thing" game release news, Splinter Cell: Blacklist is listed as a Wii U title on Ubisoft line manager Pascal Allançon's pr... read
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Splinter Cell

Splinter Cell Blacklist RC plane takes flight


Promotional video proves flight capability for pack-in item
Feb 23
As you may recall, Splinter Cell: Blacklist will be available in a limited edition which includes a working remote-controlled plane. The plane is based upon the design of the C-147B Paladin which Sam Fisher pilots ... read
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Splinter Cell torture

Ubisoft was right to nix Splinter Cell: Blacklist torture


If it's worth doing, it's worth doing right
Feb 01
This week, a Splinter Cell: Blacklist producer confirmed that the game’s controversial torture scene, used as part of Ubisoft’s E3 presentation last year, has been removed from the game. “Definitely we are n... read
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Blacklist

Torture scene no longer in Splinter Cell: Blacklist


'I've not really heard anyone say they loved it...'
Jan 30
Prior to the recent round of hands-on previews, it would be fair to say that Splinter Cell: Blacklist had been suffering from a messaging problem with respect to its perceived focus on action at the expense of stealth and a c... read
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Hands-on preview of Sam Fisher's latest adventure
Super spy Sam Fisher is back after saving the President in 2010's Conviction. Third Echelon has been dissolved, and in its place is Fourth Echelon. Yes, very original. Sure, not the most creative name change, but there is ind... read feature

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Splinter Cell R/C plane

The Splinter Cell: Blacklist CE comes with an R/C plane


Fly the Paladin around your living room
Jan 25
Yep, the special edition version of Splinter Cell: Blacklist comes with an R/C plane. Kind of like the RC-XD that came with the Black Ops Special Edition, but more...aerial. Priced at $169.99 and set to release with the game ... read
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Ubisoft say no delay with Splinter Cell: Blacklist for PC


Publisher says PC and console versions are same date
Jan 21
Despite already suffering a delay to August, Ubisoft has promised that the PC version of Splinter Cell: Blacklist won't be suffering from the publisher's poor track record in same-day console/PC releases. Speaking to Rock, Pa... read
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Blacklist delay

Splinter Cell: Blacklist pushed back to August


New trailer is serious business
Jan 16
Last we heard, Splinter Cell: Blacklist was aiming for a spring 2013 release, though that has since changed. In a dramatic new trailer posted by IGN -- "We're not going to stop this attack. We're going to stop all the attacks... read
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Ubisoft and New Regency producing Splinter Cell film


Actor Tom hardy signed on to possibly act
Dec 06
Ubisoft Motion Pictures has just annouced its partnership with New Regency Productions on a movie using the Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell license. Just a few months ago Ubisoft and New Regency announced their collabera... read
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The DTOID Show: Wii U, Deus Ex Movie & Mr Torgue's DLC


Also: I put Reggie in the thumbnail image
Nov 16
Hey guys! Because it's hell-season, we didn't go live today, but we do still have a show for you. Borderlands 2's new DLC, "Mr. Torgue's Campaign of Carnage," is coming out next week, because you kids can't get enough of that... read
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Tom Hardy is now attached to the Splinter Cell movie


Set to play Sam Fisher
Nov 15
Ubisoft hasn't found a studio for the film adaptation of Tom Clancy's Splinter Cell, but we do know who will play series protagonist Sam Fisher. According to Variety, Tom Hardy has signed on for the part, while Eric Singer (T... read
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Come see some games at Toronto's Gamercamp


You hear that, you canuckers!?!
Oct 29
[Update: This post, originally published with the headline, "Playable Splinter Cell and more at Toronto's Gamercamp," has been amended. We have received an email from Ubisoft saying Splinter Cell will not be playable at ... read
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The DTOID Show: Mechs, Pandas, and... XCOM?


Oct 01
Happy Monday, everyone! It's been a while since I've written one of these things, so I'll keep it short and sweet because I love you and also I'm insanely tired. On today's episode, we've got a trailer for Halo 4's multiplay... read
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Splinter Cell Blacklist reactions are 'uninformed'


Game director calls out 'kneejerk reactions'
Oct 01
Ubisoft didn't exactly thrill Splinter Cell fans with its presentation of Blacklist so far, showcasing Sam Fisher romping around the Middle East, stabbing terrorists with wanton abandon. It looks like a departure from the ser... read
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Let's take a closer look at Splinter Cell: Blacklist


Aug 17
Ubisoft's unveiling of Splinter Cell: Blacklist was undoubtedly one of my highlights from this year's E3. I remember watching the demo during Microsoft's conference, and how at one point I hyped up the game so... read
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I've never been that big a fan of Splinter Cell, or at least the last-gen games that were clearly about stealth. There's nothing wrong with stealth, but a demo of the first game never clicked with me, so it was always a serie... read feature

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E3: Splinter Cell: Blacklist set for spring 2013


Jun 04
Hot from the Microsoft press conference, Ubisoft announced a new entry into the Splinter Cell series. Blacklist will see Sam (this time with a new voice actor Eric Johnson) shooting and sneaking his way through the ... read
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E3: New screenshots reveal Splinter Cell: Blacklist


Jun 04
It looks like a little information has leaked before the Microsoft press conference this morning. A new Splinter Cell game! Called Splinter Cell: Blacklist, the screenshots show Sam Fisher (?) doing some manly things in some ... read
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GOG.com unveil a trio of new additions to their catalogue


May 03
A few weeks ago, GOG.com announced that they were going to be selling more recently released titles, as well as bringing more classic era games to their service. Well today, we got word on another three games you can now purc... read
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No inverted aim, co-op, multiplayer for Splinter Cell HD


Oct 03
Last week Ubisoft released the Splinter Cell HD Trilogy, an HD compilation of Splinter Cell, Pandora Tomorrow, and Chaos Theory. However rather than update the games, they decided to go ahead and... read






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