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Digital Foundry has taken a new look at Trials Rising from a technical perspective on Switch. This is based on the open beta that was just held on the console a few days ago.

Right off the bat, Trials Rising makes some concessions to image quality compared to other platforms. That means a lower resolution and frame rate, along with reduced/changed detail inside the actual levels.

Ubisoft is promoting today’s launch of Trials Rising with a new trailer. We’ve included the video below.

Ubisoft and Robinson Technologies could be bringing Growtopia to Switch. A rating for the MMO sandbox game has been spotted in Taiwan for Nintendo’s console.

Here’s an overview for Growtopia:

Trials Rising launches on Tuesday, but Ubisoft is allowing fans to try the game out early with an open beta. Check out some footage in the video below.

Thanks to Ubisoft, we have a handful of screenshots from Assassin’s Creed III Remastered. View the images in the gallery below.

SAN FRANCISCO — February 13, 2019 — Today, Ubisoft announced that for the first time ever, Assassin’s Creed will be available on the Nintendo Switch system. On May 21, players will be able to relive the adventures of Connor and Aveline as they fight for freedom during key moments in American history in Assassin’s Creed III Remastered that includes both Assassin’s Creed III and Assassin’s Creed® Liberation.

Taking full advantage of the capabilities of the Nintendo Switch system, the Remastered edition will feature touch screen interface, motion control aiming, optimized HUD and HD rumble. Additionally, gameplay mechanics and ergonomics have been improved for an optimal gaming experience.

Ubisoft today announced that the Trials Rising Open Beta will take place February 21 to February 24 on Switch, with a pre-download starting February 19. All players will be able to get a taste of the over-the-top action ahead prior to the February 26 launch.

While the beta takes place, riders will have access to a special set of features and progression flow, along with Global Multiplayer. This includes:

What’s going on with Assassin’s Creed on Switch at the moment? That question seems to be a bit of a mystery.

Assassin’s Creed Compilation was listed by a German retailer last year. Since then other Czech stores had pages up for Assassin’s Creed III on Switch. But Ubisoft ended up announcing the game last week, and Switch wasn’t mentioned among the confirmed platforms. A few days later the Ubisoft Club website has now listed Assassin’s Creed III Remastered for Nintendo’s console.

Is it happening or not? Assuming it is, Ubisoft should be saying something soon. Having it in a Nintendo Direct would certainly make sense, and that has been rumored to be taking place sometime this week.


Ubisoft today outlined its post-launch plan for Trials Rising, the newest entry in the motorcycle platform series. The company is planning the Trials Rising Expansion Pass in addition to upcoming free Events and Seasons.

The Trials Rising Expansion Pass features over 55 new tracks. Full contents include:

Thanks to GameSpot, we have a new look at Trials Rising with plenty of footage. Check out the latest gameplay below.