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The MOP Up: Skull & Bones’ immersive soundscapes

Skull & Bones hasn't been making many splashes since its debut back in February, but it did drop another video dev blog, this one...

Skull and Bones is already seeing discounted prices at some retailers just three weeks after release

Usually sales are considered a good thing, but in the case of Ubisoft's multiplayer pirate-em-up Skull and Bones, a discounted price might be considered...

Skull and Bones hauls Season 1: Raging Tides to the surface

When you think about it, "Raging Tides" is an apt description of the unstable flow of Skull and Bones' gameplay these days. Ubisoft's pirate...

Skull and Bones’ first season arrives next week – here’s the trailer

Weathering a fierce barrage of mixed and negative reviews, Ubisoft's Skull and Bones is hoping to sail into more favorable waters next week when...

Skull & Bones offers free trial as its middling reviews tread water

Even though the swashbuckling era of Skull & Bones is finally among us after numerous delays doesn't mean that it's smooth sailing for Ubisoft's...
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Betawatch: Islands of Insight launches straight out the gate

So it does not matter what you think about Islands of Insight because that game just launched. Do you know how long that game...

The Daily Grind: Are there any quadruple-A MMOs?

Ubisoft made headlines earlier this week for claiming to investors that the high pricetag for Skull & Bones was justified because it's a vast,...
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Betawatch: Skull & Bones lands washes ashore in open beta at long last

If you didn't believe that Skull and Bones would ever hit open beta, or really any beta, you aren't alone. I have been making...

The Stream Team: Sailing the open beta seas of Skull and Bones

After seven worrisome delays, it's finally time for MOP's Chris to get his hands on the open beta of Skull and Bones! Will this...

Skull & Bones’ soft launch is underway for preorder players ahead of next week’s formal release

Ubisoft's long, long delayed pirate "co-op pirate open world action RPG" MMO Skull & Bones has finally set sail with a soft launch into...

Actress Michelle Rodriguez demos Skull and Bones’ intro and events in latest video

Earlier Skull and Bones offered up a look at what general gameplay and endgame looks like in its last video preview, but now we're...

Betawatch: Nightingale’s Friday stress test is still underway

It's time for Nightingale to enter the beautiful, sometimes dangerous world of stress testing as it kicked off a stress test this afternoon, which...

Skull and Bones previews its endgame takeovers, heists, bosses, and ship combat

If there's a genre of dev blog I like least, it's the one where studio staffers pretend to offer an unbiased blog post or...

Ubisoft’s Echoes of History podcast focuses in on the historical figures of Skull and Bones’ setting

Ubisoft's upcoming Skull and Bones is inspired by and set in a time period widely known as the Golden Age of Piracy, specifically the...

Skull and Bones celebrates ‘hundreds of thousands of players’ in closed beta, teases open beta soon

Whether you believe Ubisoft Singapore or not, the studio is more than happy to toot its horn over Skull and Bones' successful December closed...
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Betawatch: Skull and Bones kicks off closed beta, Corepunk launches closed test with no NDA

Apparently Skull and Bones is now in closed beta. According to the game's "official Twitter account" and "sources familiar with the matter," anyhow. Do...
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Skull and Bones’ December 14 closed beta will impose a six-hour total playtime limit

Do you have six hours' worth of free time between December 14th and 18th that you can spare to slake your curiosity about Ubisoft's...

The Game Awards 2023: Light No Fire, Warframe, Skull and Bones, Palia, Bellwright

(Scroll down to the end for the recap of everything MMOsy!) The Game Awards have become one of the key games industry productions of the...

Betawatch: Nightingale’s stress test invites you to join

Our editor-in-chief will be quick to point out that if Nightingale has been stress-testing anything up to this point, it has been her patience...

Skull and Bones loses yet another creative director as union assembles over labor conditions

With Skull and Bones now in closed beta testing after a half dozen significant delays, it's smooth sailing ahead for this frequently delayed pirate...