NEWS - Monday, March 3, 2003


Prince of Persia Coming To The Big X

San Francisco, CA - March 3, 2003 - Ubi Soft Entertainment, one of the world’s largest video game publishers, today announced it is developing a brand new Prince of Persia game: Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time. Jordan Mechner, creator of Prince of Persia, is working hand in hand on the latest title in the series with Ubi Soft’s Montreal production studio, most recently renowned for creating Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell. Scheduled to ship for all platforms starting in Q4 2003, Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time is poised to become the latest success story in a series of hit games from Ubi Soft. First recognized for groundbreaking cinematic techniques in games like Karateka, The Last Express and, of course, Prince of Persia, Mechner is now widely heralded as one of the world’s premier computer game designers. Ubi Soft’s partnership with Mechner is a reflection of its ongoing strategy to work directly with the industry’s best and brightest. "With Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, Ubi Soft and Jordan Mechner are channeling their combined talents to breathe new life into the action/adventure genre. They’re creating rich characters, white-knuckle action and a plot with more twists than the exotic, elaborate castle featured in the game," said Serge Hascoët, Editor in Chief, Ubi Soft Entertainment. "We’re thrilled to move forward with the legendary Prince of Persia brand and eagerly await the launch of the next masterpiece from our world-famous Montreal studio." A new Ubi Soft brand, Prince of Persia is credited with changing the face of computer gaming in the 1990s by introducing lifelike animation and story-driven action. The franchise was one of the first to gain success based on an appealing human lead character and a dramatic storyline. The first three games in the series boast combined sales of more than 3 million units. Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time takes place within an exotic, mysterious world representing Persian architecture, animals and attire. After his father invades the palace of the Maharajah, the Prince, tricked by a treacherous vizier, uses a magic dagger to release the dangerous Sands of Time from an ornate hourglass. With the aid of a beautiful, mysterious, and potentially untrustworthy ally, players embody the Prince to recapture the Sands of Time and restore peace to the land.
Source: http://www.ubisoft.com/

Site Statistics

Registered Members: 49,943
Forum Posts: 725,921
Xbox One Titles: 3,047
Xbox 360 Titles: 1,086
Xbox 360 Kinect Titles: 95
Xbox 360 Arcade Titles: 586
Original Xbox Titles: 987
Staff Reviews: 2,072
Member Reviews: 10,339
News Articles: 15,713
Screenshots: 34,381
Xbox 360 Achievements: 45,112
Xbox 360 Faceplates: 2,016
Cheat Codes: 1,706

Latest News

Zen Studios Reveals Pinball FX for Next-Gen

Zen Studios Reveals Pinball FX for Next-GenPinball FX will introduce Pinball Royale, a frantically exciting multiplayer action mode incorporating battle royale- style gameplay. The game will also feature a new Career mode, challenge modes, a clan system, enhanced visuals and more.



FUSER Releases Free Demo

FUSER Releases Free DemoFUSER Releases Free Demo, Unveils Roadmap Featuring New Events, Co-op Improvements, DLC, and More. The 1.3 update will arrive in the coming weeks and feature new modes, big changes, and quality of life improvements to the game.



BIOMUTANT Gets Release Date of May 25th

BIOMUTANT Gets Release Date of May 25thBIOMUTANT is an open-world, post-apocalyptic Kung-Fu fable RPG, with unique martial art styled combat system allowing you to mix melee, shooting, and mutant ability action. We also get a look at the two separate Collector’s Editions available.




See News Archives

Community Forum Activity

Watch Dogs: Legion
Post by Nato King
0 Replies, 15998 Views

Xbox Series X or S
Post by Nato King
5 Replies, 18514 Views

Spellbreak Grand Magus Pack (3) and Starter Pack (7) Giveaway!
Post by Variation-XBA
0 Replies, 14967 Views

I pay $ 1000! I search the Element 54 Canadian launch Team signaturen Faceplate
Post by Smill
0 Replies, 14196 Views

Xbox one no signal
Post by debrartin
0 Replies, 39009 Views

do you remember?
Post by SnoochyBoochy
3 Replies, 40616 Views

i haz xbox
Post by SnoochyBoochy
0 Replies, 35713 Views

Claiming the first thread of 2020
Post by Kraft
7 Replies, 62476 Views

Important! I pay $ 1000! I search the Sweden launch and the Element 54 Faceplate
Post by Smill
3 Replies, 25191 Views

Squad Up
Post by samslophead
0 Replies, 62713 Views

TERA Skinned Xbox One X Giveaway!
Post by Variation-XBA
0 Replies, 54675 Views

Starfield Release expectations?
Post by DJ tx
4 Replies, 101380 Views

Issue with Xbox live on Xbox home
Post by rcmpayne
0 Replies, 72133 Views

Happy Birthday, Me.
Post by SnoochyBoochy
4 Replies, 87728 Views

Xbox Playdates Canada October, 2018 Play date info thread.
Post by Kiesey
2 Replies, 20569 Views

© 2000-2021 XboxAddict.com - All rights reserved. All trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
Xbox is a registered trademark of Microsoft. XboxAddict.com is not affiliated with Microsoft.

Made in Canada
Site Design by Cameron Graphics