Follow us on:

Posts tagged maxime-beland

Splinter Cell: Blacklist aims to take Conviction's promise to the next level and then some

"I'm not going to go into the whole story," says Splinter Cell: Blacklist creative director Maxime Béland during an interview with Joystiq at PAX 2012, "but Conviction was kind of a rescue job for me." As the last game in the Splinter Cell series (that also served as a more action-oriented...

Continue Reading

Ten whole minutes of Splinter Cell: Blacklist gameplay

Allow Splinter Cell: Blacklist creative director Maxime Beland (and his soothing accent) to walk you through 10 full minutes of Blacklist gameplay, as Sam Fisher infiltrates a terrorist cell on the Iraq/Iran border....

Continue Reading

Maxime Beland on the ghosts and panthers of Splinter Cell: Blacklist

Are you a ghost or a panther? Maxime Beland, Creative Director on Splinter Cell: Blacklist, explains the game's cross-mode currency system, how Ubisoft Toronto remains cognizant of different player types, and where Blacklist's style fits between Splinter Cell: Conviction and fan favorite Splinter...

Continue Reading

Splinter Cell dev defends Ubisoft's 'always on' DRM

Though public opinion is almost unanimously against Ubisoft's current DRM solution, which forces players to have a constant internet connection in order to play the PC versions of the company's games, Splinter Cell: Conviction creative director Max Béland recently voiced his support for the...

Continue Reading

Splinter Cell: Conviction (aka Badass: The Game) will take about 12 hours

Splinter Cell: Conviction will take 12 hours to complete on normal says the game's creative director, Maxime Beland, in the latest issue of OXM. There will certainly be a harder difficultly level for folks that are into trial and error for 30 hours, but the "normal gamers" will get a well-sized...

Continue Reading


Featured Stories

Image

A mindset to match The Evil Within

Posted on Sep 17th 2014 2:00PM

Image

Hyrule Warriors review: Moblin warfare

Posted on Sep 17th 2014 10:00AM

Engadget

Engadget

TUAW

TUAW

Massively

Massively

WoW

WoW