Ghost Recon: Future Soldier: The Kotaku Review

Ubisoft's Ghost Recon franchise has always occupied the "tactical military shooter" space a bit uneasily. The series initially focused on brutally lethal engagements in long, outdoor spaces but with the Advanced Warfighter games of the mid-2000's evolved to cast the player as a technologically enhanced one-man army,… » 5/22/12 12:30pm 5/22/12 12:30pm

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier's Online Co-op Requires Synchronicity,…

Ubisoft IP director Adrian Lacy makes the coordination, concentration, and carnage of Ghost Recon: Future Soldier's 'Valiant Hammer' online cooperative campaign mission seem so natural in his narration of this walkthrough video that you almost forget it's a group of people that know the game inside-and-out are playing. » 3/23/12 3:00am 3/23/12 3:00am

Three (Okay, Four) Ways Ghost Recon: Future Soldier Will Differ From …

The bulk of my time with Ubisoft's upcoming Ghost Recon: Future Soldier was spent with single-player, but near the end of the session, I had a chance to talk adversarial multiplayer with the game's developers. The burning question I had was: Now that Future Soldier is coming to PC, how will it be different from the… » 1/26/12 8:00pm 1/26/12 8:00pm

Ghost Recon: Future Soldier Puts You in the Brain of a Highly Trained…

There has been a longstanding tradition of military fantasy in video games—you're a part of an elite team who have been honed into lethal killing machines by years of intense training. The rules of engagement are clear—we're the good guys, they're the bad guys, and we're going to operate as a well-choreographed unit… » 1/26/12 6:00pm 1/26/12 6:00pm

Synchronized Tactics, Punchy Ultraviolence, and Dumb Storytelling…

A couple of weeks ago, I visited Ubisoft headquarters to sit down and play through a large chunk of single-player content from their upcoming tactical shooter Ghost Recon: Future Soldier. I'd also played the game at E3, but this demo gave me a much better sense of how the stealth tactics will play out, as well as how… » 1/26/12 12:00pm 1/26/12 12:00pm