Ubisoft

Ubisoft is a multinational video game developer and publisher. Read more

Yves Guillemot's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of Ubisoft

Co-Founder & CEO

Yves Guillemot

CEO Approval Rating

99/100

Founded:

1986

Status:

PublicIndependent CompanyPAUBI

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EA has been one of Ubisoft's top competitors. EA is a Public company that was founded in 1982 in Redwood City, California. Like Ubisoft, EA also competes in the Gaming sector. Compared to Ubisoft, EA has 7,045 fewer employees.

Activision Publishing is seen as one of Ubisoft's biggest rivals. Activision Publishing is a Private company that was founded in Santa Monica, California in 1979. Like Ubisoft, Activision Publishing also operates in the Gaming sector. Activision Publishing has 15,745 fewer employees vs. Ubisoft.

Nintendo is perceived as one of Ubisoft's biggest rivals. Nintendo was founded in Minami-ku, Kyōto Prefecture} in 1889. Like Ubisoft, Nintendo also competes in the Gaming space. Compared to Ubisoft, Nintendo generates $14.8B more revenue.

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Ubisoft Quarterly and Annual Revenue

Trailing 12-Months Trend (TTM)

Annual Revenue

$2.6B

Ubisoft's revenue is the ranked 5th among it's top 10 competitors. The top 10 competitors average 2.8B. Over the last three quarters, Ubisoft's revenue has grown by 146.6%. Specifically, in Q4 2020's revenue was $1.2B; in Q3 2020, it was $385.9M; in Q2 2020, it was $480.6M.

Ubisoft Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Kolibri Games GmbH

Jan 2020

Source »
undisclosed
Kolibri Games develops and publishes video games for mobile devices.
Green Panda Games

Jul 2019

Source »
undisclosed
Green Panda is an entertainment company that designs, develops and publishes hyper-casual games for smartphones.
i3D.net B.V.

Nov 2018

Source »
undisclosed
i3D.net is a provider of cloud hosting, networking, colocation, backup and managed VPN services for small and medium-sized enterprises.
Blue Mammoth Games

Mar 2018

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undisclosed
Blue Mammoth is a video game development studio that develops free-to-play online games.
1492 STUDIO

Feb 2018

Source »
undisclosed
1492 Studio is a developer and publisher of story-based simulation games for mobile phones and tablets.

These are all the companies that Ubisoft has acquired. Ubisoft has acquired 21 companies and its latest acquisition was Kolibri Games GmbH in Jan 2020. Kolibri Games develops and publishes video games for mobile devices.

Ubisoft Funding History

Since Ubisoft was founded in 1986, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Ubisoft has raised $159.8M. Ubisoft's funding round was on Oct 2015 for a total of $159.8M

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Oct 2015
$159.8M

Vivendi

Since Ubisoft was founded in 1986, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total Ubisoft has raised $159.8M. Ubisoft's funding round was on Oct 2015 for a total of $159.8M

Ubisoft Investments

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White Star is a private equity firm that invests in early startup companies.
$50M
May 19, 2021
Investment Fund
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Overwolf is a Tel Aviv-based overlay platform that provides gaming application development solutions for game developers.
$52.5M
Mar 15, 2021
Series C
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Bunch is a group video chat mobile application that allows users to play online multiplayer games.
$20M
Sep 16, 2020
Series A
-

These are all the companies that Ubisoft has invested in. Ubisoft has invested 21 companies and its latest investment was Kolibri Games GmbH in Jan 2020. Kolibri Games develops and publishes video games for mobile devices.

Ubisoft News

Today 11:26 AMC21Media

Netflix plays Far Cry with Ubisoft

Netflix and video game company Ubisoft are working together on numerous projects, including two anima... See more »
Today 7:27 AMGuru3D

Far Cry 6 gets a new trailer

The new video clip shows Diego, Castillo's son (Anton Castillo is the boss of the fictional island of... See more »
Today 5:53 AMDaily Express

North Star launch time, Crossplay news

THE new season of Rainbow Six Siege is coming today, with the North Star launch time locked in with a... See more »
June 13, 2021Kitguru

Ubisoft's open-world Avatar game finally shown off

Just as the sequel to James Cameron's Avatar has been in production for much longer than anyone could... See more »
June 13, 2021Engadget

Watch Ubisoft's Forward event at E3 2021 in 12 minutes

Watch Ubisoft's Forward event at E3 2021 in just 12 minutes, including 'Rainbow 6: Extraction' and 'A... See more »
June 13, 2021DualShockers

Every Ubisoft Forward Announcement Graded

Ubisoft Forward fueled the E3 2021 weekend excitement by delivering a packed conference with one hell... See more »
June 13, 2021Digital Trends

Ubisoft's WTF E3 kickoff was the best part of its show

While it presented some exciting games, the best part of Ubisoft's show came before it properly start... See more »

Ubisoft Blogs

February 14, 2017Ubisoft Blog

For Honor - Available Now on PS4, Xbox One, and PC

The war horns have sounded and warriors around the world are answering their call: For Honor is out t... See more »
February 13, 2017Ubisoft Blog

For Honor -Server Launch Times and When You Can Play

After a weekend of Open Beta action, we are only a few hours away from the release of For Honor. Here... See more »
February 10, 2017Ubisoft Blog

Award-Winning Writers Lend Their Expertise to Ghost Recon Wildlands

In the Bolivia of Ghost Recon Wildlands, the Santa Blanca cartel has all but taken over the country, ... See more »
February 2, 2017Ubisoft Blog

For Honor - Season Pass and Free Post-Launch Content Revealed

The contents of the For Honor Season Pass have been revealed. Let's take a look at what it includes: ... See more »
January 27, 2017Ubisoft Blog

Steep - Alaska DLC Free Starting Feb. 10, World Tour Tournament Starts Today

Steep's winter-sports world is about to get bigger starting February 10, when the free Alaska DLC add... See more »
January 26, 2017Ubisoft Blog

Barbie Coaches "Chiwawa" in Alternate Just Dance Map, Now Available

If you're like me, Barbie dolls were a massive part of childhood. I had dozens of dolls, outfits, pla... See more »
January 20, 2017Ubisoft Blog

For Honor PC Specs and System Requirements Revealed

The For Honor development team has released official specs for the PC version of the game, complete w... See more »

Ubisoft Press Releases

March 23, 2021Gamasutra

LEGION OFFERS FREE TRIAL WEEKEND 25 TH - 29 TH MARCH

Free trial weekend... well, this weekend, clearly.... See more »
January 13, 2021Gamasutra

TUNE IN ON 15TH JANUARY TO WATCH THE TOM CLANCY'S RAINBOW SIX EUROPEAN FINALS ONLINE

European finals broadcast this weekend.... See more »
December 22, 2020PRWeb

Ubisoft Enables Millions of Gamers to Create and Share Personalized Videos Summarizing Five Years of Game Playing Powered by Idomoo

With the creative support from Ubisoft's creative agency Biborg in collaboration with Ubisoft and Ido... See more »
October 22, 2020Gamasutra

UBISOFT AND REEBOK ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP AND REVEAL CAPSULE COLLECTION AVAILABLE 7 TH NOVEMBER 2020

Reebok to produce the all-important clothing range.... See more »
October 21, 2020WebWire

Green Days - A Force for the Environment at Ubisoft

Ubisoft locations all over France have been taking part in their annual Green Days. Set up by an inte... See more »
October 13, 2020Gamasutra

GUNNAR OPTIKS PARTNERS WITH UBISOFT TO LAUNCH THE OFFICIAL GAMING GLASSES OF ASSASSIN'S CREED VALHALLA

"The official gaming glasses of Assassin's Creed Valhalla". What else can be said?... See more »
September 11, 2020Gamasutra

Immortals Fenyx Rising brings grand mythological adventure to life.

Something as simple as a name change can save the world.... See more »

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Carentoir, Brittany56910

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Ubisoft Summary

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Overview

Ubisoft is a multinational video game developer and publisher. Ubisoft was founded in 1986. Ubisoft's headquarters is located in Carentoir, Brittany, FR 56910. It has raised 159.8M in 1 round. The latest round was in Oct 2015. Ubisoft's primary invest...

CEO

Ubisoft's Co-Founder & CEO, Yves Guillemot, currently has an approval rating of 99%. Ubisoft's primary competitors are EA, Activision Publishing & Nintendo.

Frequently Asked Questions about Ubisoft

  1. When was Ubisoft founded?

    Ubisoft was founded in 1986
  2. Who is Ubisoft's CEO?

    Ubisoft's CEO is Yves Guillemot
  3. How much revenue does Ubisoft generate?

    Ubisoft generates $2.6B in revenue
  4. How much funding does Ubisoft have?

    Ubisoft has historically raised $159.8M in funding
  5. Where is Ubisoft's headquarters?

    Ubisoft's headquarters is in Carentoir Brittany, FR
  1. How many employees does Ubisoft have?

    Ubisoft has 18,045 employees
  2. What sector does Ubisoft operate in?

    Ubisoft is in Toys & Games, Gaming
  3. Who are Ubisoft's competitors?

    Ubisoft's top competitors are EA, Activision Publishing, Nintendo
  4. Who has Ubisoft invested in?

    Ubisoft's has invested in companies such as Whitestarcapital, Overwolf, Bunch Live, Inc.