Once upon a time, the Ubidelay was a dreaded and ponderous creature ' the raging 18-wheeler wejust knew
would plow into high-profile PC releases at the last possible second, catapulting them clear into the stars of some far off month. But lately, its power has waned. Assassin's Creed III only stumbled a few weeks behind its console counterparts, and Far Cry 3 didn't miss a beat at all. Still though, there's something to be said for 'better safe than sorry,' so I checked in with Ubisoft on the status of Splinter Cell: Blacklist
. In light of its newly announced August 20th release date
, here's what they told me.