Ubisoft also took part in the national effort following the fire at Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral. To allow players to discover it virtually, the publisher is offering Assassin’s Creed Unity free on PC for one week. And announces a donation of 500,000 euros to finance its reconstruction.
Gamers paid homage to Notre-Dame de Paris through Assassin’s Creed Unity following the fire that ravaged the cathedral on April 15, 2019. As a reminder, the game takes place during the French revolution and the building is perfectly modelled. It is even possible to climb on it to admire it up close. “Ubisoft has concentrated a large part of its time and efforts on the reconstruction of Notre-Dame, in order to get as close as possible to the original”, the company reminds us in a press release. Well she decided that everyone should be able to enjoy it and made a strong decision by making the title free on PC.
The offer lasts one week, you must purchase Assassin’s Creed Unity between April 17 and 25, 2019 (9:00 am Paris time). To do so, you must go through Uplay, Ubisoft’s launcher and store. You keep the game indefinitely in your library once acquired, you don’t need to download and launch it right away. “Following the devastating fire that struck Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral, Ubisoft would like to offer all gamers the opportunity to witness the grandeur and beauty of the cathedral”, said the publisher.
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In addition, Ubisoft announces that it will contribute 500,000 euros “to the restoration and reconstruction of Notre-Dame de Paris”. The group adds that “Notre-Dame is an integral part of the identity of Paris and France, a city to which we are deeply attached. Seeing the cathedral in flames touched us all deeply […] Assassin’s Creed Unity was conceived as the ultimate tribute to the city of Paris, and Ubisoft hopes that Notre-Dame will regain its most sparkling splendor as soon as possible.
All you have to do is add Assassin’s Creed Unity to your library, either directly from Uplay or via the link below. Player demand is very high and Ubi’s servers are struggling to keep up with the load on April 17th, feel free to try your luck again later if the page is having trouble loading.
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