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8:00 PM on 03.21.2013

Splinter Cell: Blacklist video shows off more gameplay

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...

Chris Carter

7:30 AM on 03.14.2013

Splinter Cell: Blacklist night vision footage emerges

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...

Chris Carter

1:30 PM on 03.08.2013

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

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...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

10:00 PM on 03.01.2013

This is one impressive live-action take on Splinter Cell

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 ...

Hamza CTZ Aziz

8:00 PM on 02.25.2013

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

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...

Allistair Pinsof

5:30 PM on 02.23.2013

Splinter Cell Blacklist RC plane takes flight

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 ...

Conrad Zimmerman

4:45 PM on 02.01.2013

Ubisoft was right to nix Splinter Cell: Blacklist torture

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...

Joseph Leray

11:30 PM on 01.30.2013

Torture scene no longer in Splinter Cell: Blacklist

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...

Jordan Devore



Six things you should know about Splinter Cell: Blacklist photo
Six things you should know about Splinter Cell: Blacklist
by Hamza CTZ Aziz

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 indeed a significant shakeup with the the spy organization as Sam is in charge of all operations now. But just because he's in charge doesn't mean he won't still get his boots dirty.

Blacklist brings up a number of changes to the serious, and I found six striking things that all fans should know about from my recent hands-on time.

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1:30 PM on 01.25.2013

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

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 ...

Chris Carter

9:30 PM on 01.21.2013

Ubisoft say no delay with Splinter Cell: Blacklist for PC

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...

Alasdair Duncan

6:30 PM on 01.16.2013

Splinter Cell: Blacklist pushed back to August

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...

Jordan Devore

6:00 PM on 12.06.2012

Ubisoft and New Regency producing Splinter Cell film

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...

Jason Cabral

10:45 PM on 11.16.2012

The DTOID Show: Wii U, Deus Ex Movie & Mr Torgue's DLC

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...

Max Scoville

1:00 AM on 11.15.2012

Tom Hardy is now attached to the Splinter Cell movie

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...

Jordan Devore

12:30 PM on 10.29.2012

Come see some games at Toronto's Gamercamp

[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 ...

Allistair Pinsof