Ubisoft, a major player in the gaming industry, has restructured its subscription offerings, introducing Ubisoft+ Premium and Ubisoft+ Classics. These changes are set to enhance the gaming experience for subscribers with a range of new benefits and options.
Introducing Ubisoft+ Premium: Features and Pricing
- Subscription Cost: Priced at $17.99 per month.
- Day-One Releases: Includes immediate access to new titles, such as Prince of Persia: The Lost Crown.
- Early Access and Premium Editions: Subscribers get early access to select games and premium editions.
- Monthly Rewards: Adds an element of exclusivity with monthly rewards for subscribers.
Ubisoft+ Premium evolves from the former Ubisoft+ Multi-Access and PC Access, aligning with the company’s focus on providing top-tier gaming experiences.
Ubisoft+ Classics: A Curated Selection: Access and Pricing
- Focused Catalog: Offers a curated selection of popular back-catalog and live games.
- Included Titles: Features games like Far Cry 6, Rainbow Six Siege, and Watch Dogs: Legion.
- Price Point: Available standalone on PC via the Ubisoft Store for $7.99 per month.
- PlayStation Inclusion: Included for PlayStation+ Extra and PlayStation+ Premium Members.
This new addition aims to attract players interested in exploring Ubisoft’s rich gaming history at an affordable price.
Future Integration with Activision Blizzard Catalog
Ubisoft is set to integrate the Activision Blizzard catalog into its subscription service. This move comes as part of Ubisoft’s agreement in the wake of Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision Blizzard. It represents a significant expansion of the Ubisoft+ offering, potentially including popular titles from the Call of Duty franchise and other notable Activision Blizzard games.
Philippe Tremblay on the Success of Ubisoft+
- Subscriber Growth: Tremblay highlighted that Ubisoft+ is performing “above projection in terms of subscribers joining the program.”
- Popular Titles: Assassin’s Creed and Rainbow Six are among the most subscribed-to games, indicating the strong appeal of Ubisoft’s flagship franchises.
The Strategy Behind Ubisoft+ Classics
- Affordability and Variety: Tremblay emphasized the value of Ubisoft+ Classics, with its affordable price point and ever-growing catalog.
- Long-Term Vision: The aim is to continually expand the selection, offering players a chance to discover and enjoy a broader range of Ubisoft’s game worlds.
Ubisoft Unveils New Subscription Plans
Ubisoft’s revamped subscription services cater to a wide range of gamers, from those seeking the latest releases to fans of classic titles. With Ubisoft+ Premium and Ubisoft+ Classics, the company is poised to offer a more flexible and diverse gaming experience.
As the catalog expands, especially with the inclusion of Activision Blizzard titles, Ubisoft is set to enhance its position as a leading gaming subscription service provider.