Hasbro And Ubisoft To Bring Board Games To Consoles
Posted by Joseph Lee on 08.07.2013
A new way to play...
Coming Soon reports that Hasbro and Ubisoft are working together. Ubisoft will develop and publish current and next-gen console games based on Hasbro's brands, including Monopoly, Scrabble (in the US and Canada only), Trivial Pursuit, Risk, Battleship and Cranium.
Mark Blecher, Hasbro Senior Vice President and General Manager of Digital Gaming and Corporate Development, said: "We look forward to collaborating with Ubisoft to offer consumers innovative new ways to experience their favorite gaming brands. Ubisoft's leadership and expertise in the console gaming space will help support Hasbro's strategy of bringing consumers engaging play experiences with our brands across multiple platforms."
Tony Key, Senior Vice President of sales and marketing for Ubisoft, added: "Hasbro makes games that we all know and love, and we're thrilled to be able to work with them to create video game experiences based on some of their most popular brands."