If the usual media mantra is along the lines of "Out with the old, in with the new," a few emerging bastions are daring to embrace the past.
Michael Fassbender will star in and co-produce "Assassin's Creed," the bigscreen adaptation of Ubisoft's videogame franchise, through his DMC Film.
Sony Pictures has put a target on Ubisoft's "Assassin's Creed," closing in on a deal to develop a film franchise based on the popular videogame series.
Gaul's Ubisoft Motion Pictures has forged a global licensing deal with Nickelodeon on "Raving Rabbids," its first inhouse production.
Paris-based Ubisoft Motion Pictures, the film and TV production arm of the French game-publishing giant, is developing 3D features based on some of its top vidgame franchises -- "Assassin's Creed,"…