Ubisoft’s Pete Closs on Splinter Cell: Conviction

Pete Closs is one of the main points of contact UK blogs such as us have with Ubisoft. When he introduced himself at last week’s Splinter Cell Conviction community event in Reading with a proffered hand for shaking, Luke had to admit that both of his were caked in pizza debris. Pete reacted by giving a friendly wave from a few feet away. Despite this less...

Splinter Cell Conviction and Critical Gamer at Reading

Splinter Cell Conviction and Critical Gamer at Reading

Apr 9, 2010

I didn’t get off to a good start. I left Reading train station by the wrong exit (please don’t ask me how, I have no idea) and as a result, what should have been a sixty second stroll to HMV turned into a 40 minute journey of discovery. Unfortunately, all I discovered was that I have no sense of direction. I eventually went where all men fear to...

Splinter Cell Conviction sneaks into Reading

Do you live in – or perhaps near – Reading, UK? Would you like the chance to try out Splinter Cell: Conviction a week before it hits the shelves? Then perhaps publisher Ubisoft and their good friends HMV can help you out. Here’s the official announcement: Ubisoft are giving UK Splinter Cell fans the chance to play Splinter Cell Conviction on Xbox 360...

Ubisoft TGS video bonanza! James Cameron’s Avatar and Splinter Cell: Conviction

We have two more videos to bring you from the Tokyo Games Show, courtesy of Ubisoft First up we have a ludicrously pretty trailer for James Cameron’s Avatar, which showcases all kinds of explosions and lighting effects, as well as some of the vehicles you’ll get to take control of in the game. If explosions don’t set your pulse racing,...