There's some undeniably cool ideas in Ubisoft's upcoming downloadable, I Am Alive
In a brand new trailer, the publisher's shown off the secret to survival in combat encounters. There's some cool mechanics on show here — such as the way in which drawing a weapon forces foes to surrender, and how stealth is a pivotal means of reserving your...
How do you live through adversity? Ubisoft's latest I Am Alive trailer has the answers
In it the game's protagonist discusses the key to vitality — don't inhale dust without a gas-mask, always carry a map, and pick-up everything you find because you never know when it might come in handy. Survival games are a rarity in this day and age, but I Am...
One day, someone will write a novel about the development of I Am Alive
Until that day, we'll have to make-do with the bits and pieces of information spoon-fed to us. The game was originally announced at E3 2008, when French developer Darkworks was at the helm. But it passed production onto Ubisoft Shanghai last year before the title went...
Ubisoft's frequently forgotten survival title, I Am Alive, has resurfaced this evening with a new trailer and release window
The title — originally intended as a full retail release — will instead launch on the PlayStation Network this 'Winter'. Despite being out of the spotlight for some time, I Am Alive has maintained its survival setting...
What the heck is going on with I Am Alive? The game's been mysteriously absent from any of Ubisoft's release schedules for years now, and yet its popped up on the ESRB's website this afternoon with a rating of "Mature"
That means the game's presumably finished and ready to be released somewhere. And it's not the first time it's been rated either — an Australian board outed the title earlier in..
Ubisoft has updated the age rating for its mysterious natural survival horror title, I Am Alive
The game — which has been missing in action for years now — had its age rating modified on an Australian government website just yesterday. The updated rating follows a slew of footage that leaked earlier in the week. Development of I Am Alive has been sporadic since its E3 2008 announcement. The..
Remember I Am Alive? Dubbed as a realistic survival horror title, the game promised to drop you into the middle of a natural disaster and challenged you to escape with your life
A leaked trailer after the jump showcases the game in action. It was in development at Ubisoft Shaghai but has been missing from Ubisoft's release schedule for some time, suggesting the game has been cancelled. While there..
I Am Alive was originally intended to be a unique, first-person survival horror game in a natural disaster setting
Since its exciting unveiling, the game's gone through a bit of a turbulent time. Original developers Darkworks were yanked off the project, with Ubisoft Shanghai put in charge. Ubisoft promised that the new studio would "totally...
Ubisoft's released the first footage of their disaster title I Am Alive in over two-years
The footage shows an idyllic Chicago literally ripped to the ground due to a natural disaster. I Am Alive's had a long and tenuous development cycle, with CEO Yves Guillemot announcing that Ubisoft had gone back to the drawing board earlier this year. Ubisoft Shanghai are currently in charge of the project..
A job listing picked out by Blend Games seemingly suggests that multiplayer is headed to Ubisoft's I Am Alive
According to the LinkedIn profile of Ubi's Paul Robinson, the mode is very much being considered. He writes, We are doing some exciting stuff, and if you are a leap mp designer, drop me a line. The game's due in fiscal year 2011. We...
IGN are reporting that Ubisoft's ambitious survival horror title, I Am Alive, is not due until 2011 at the earliest
The report indicates that the game, originally unveiled in '08, has been totally reworked with the Splinter Cell engine. Ubisoft remain hopeful that product will be, "very good;" we remain sceptical it'll ever see the light of day.
This would be a kick in the balls of the highest order
Ubisoft's up-and-down survival title I Am Alive was previously planned for a Playstation 3 release late next year. However, a listing on Ubisoft's website hints towards no Playstation 3 version at all, listing just the XBOX 360 and PC versions. We are hoping this is an admin error. Update @ 11:47 - the website has been adapted with the..
And the 2009 fall gaming lineup gets that bit sparser
Despite not inherently affecting the Playstation 3's '09 lineup, Ubisoft have decided to push back their XBOX 360 title Splinter Cell: Conviction and Wii release Red Steel 2, with multiplatform titles I Am Alive and Ghost Recon slipping way back into next fiscal year. CEO Yves Guillemot...
Remember Assassin's Creed?
The massively hyped kill-em-up fronted by marketing tool producer Jade Raymond -- yeah we do too. It was an amazing technical achievement but kinda dull in gameplay. Well, according to Ubisoft we'll see the latest iteration by March 2010. Which is awesome or "blah" depending on your stance. According to Ubisoft we'll...