Ubisoft consolidates the agreement with Metaboli for digital distribution
THE Ubisoft games they can be purchased directly in digital format thanks to Metaboli.
Ubisoft announces the consolidation of the commercial agreement with Metabula, European leader in the digital distribution of video games for the PC format. From today Ubisoft games will be available for purchase directly via digital download through the site www.gamesplanet.com in the EMEA territories and on the site www.gametap.com for the United States.
In 2001 Ubisoft was one of the first independent developers to collaborate with Metaboli through its subscription services available on the site www.metaboli.com.
“We are very pleased to consolidate ours partnership with Metaboli. This collaboration will be very beneficial and will offer users the opportunity to buy many of our most successful games directly digitally” he has declared Stéphanie Perotti, EMEA chief operating officer.
“Currently the our catalog has 47 Ubisoft titles and some of these games among which I mention Assassin’s Creed, Rayman Raving Rabbids, Prince of Persia, Far Cry, Brothers in Arms, Rainbow Sìx and the Splinter Cell series, they have already gotten excellent results thanks to our subscription services” commented Pierre Forest, Vice President of Metaboli.
“I am sure we will get even more exciting results through the new direct purchase formula with digital download. In addition from today these games will also be distributed on the American market thanks to the recent acquisition of GameTap. “
Ubisoft will also provide the digital download service through its online store: UBIshop (http://shop.ubi.com). The new Digital Tycoon technology, conceived by Metaboli, it will in fact be used for strengthen UBIshop as well as individual e-stores dedicated to PC games.
Following some of the new games that will soon be available for digital download:
Brothers in Arms: ****’s Highway
Far Cry 2
Prince of Persia
Shaun White Snowboarding
Tom Clancy’s EndWar
Tom Clancy’s HAWX
World in Conflict