Ubisoft Announces Holiday Release Dates

French publishing powerhouse Ubisoft has confirmed release dates for three of its big holiday 2012 releases. In addition to Far Cry 3, both Just Dance 4 and the PC release of the guitar training-game Rocksmith now have concrete retail dates.

Just Dance 4 – October 4 (EMEA); October 9 (North America)
Rocksmith with plug-in/play bass guitar option – September 27 (EMEA); September 4 (North America) *as DLC
Rocksmith PC – October 18 (North America)
Far Cry 3 – November 29 (EMEA); December 4 (North America)

Full details can be found in the following press release:


Far Cry® 3, Just Dance® 4, and Rocksmith™ Release Dates Updated

MONTRÉAL — June 25, 2012 —Today, after a successful showing at E3 that saw the company take home more than 100 awards, Ubisoft® provided updated release dates for some of its biggest titles being launched this holiday season.

Far Cry 3: Far Cry® 3 will be released on November 29 in EMEA and on December 4 in the U.S. Far Cry® 3 will be available for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft®, the Sony®PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Windows® PC.

Just Dance 4: Just Dance® 4 will be released on October 2 in EMEA and October 9 in the U.S. Just Dance® 4 will be released on the Wii™ system from Nintendo, Microsoft Kinect™ for Xbox 360® and Sony PlayStation® Move for PlayStation® 3 computer entertainment system. The game also will be released on the Wii UTM system from Nintendo during its launch window.

Rocksmith: RocksmithTM, now with new content that allows players to plug in and play with a bass guitar, will be released on September 27 in EMEA for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft® and the PlayStation® 3 computer entertainment system. The Windows® PC version will be released in this region on October 18. In the U.S., all versions will be released on October 16 (The bass will be available for existing American Rocksmith™ owners to purchase as DLC on September 4.).

Along with the revised release dates, Ubisoft® also is reaffirming its previously communicated financial guidance for 2012-13.

About Ubisoft

Ubisoft is a leading producer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment products worldwide and has grown considerably through a strong and diversified line-up of products and partnerships. Ubisoft has offices in 26 countries and has sales in more than 55 countries around the globe. It is committed to delivering high-quality, cutting-edge video game titles to consumers. For the 2011-12 fiscal year Ubisoft generated sales of €1,061 million. To learn more, please visit: www.ubisoftgroup.com.