Assassin's Creed III

PC, PS3, XB360, WIIU / Action / Release: Nov 20, 2012 / ESRB: M

Assassin's Creed 3 trailer focuses on Desmond

By John Keefer, Oct 19, 2012 10:00am PDT

The Assassin's Creed series has focused on Ezio, Altair, Connor and Aveline, but the real hero has always been Desmond, reliving their memories through the animus. Ubisoft has promised that Assassin's Creed 3 will make Desmond a key component in the trilogy's finale, and a n...


Assassin's Creed 3 trailer focuses on multiplayer

By John Keefer, Oct 16, 2012 11:35am PDT

Ubisoft has been putting out plenty of single-player and story trailers for Assassin's Creed 3 in anticipation of the game's release on Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 at the end of the month. But today, we get a new trailer focused entirely on the multiplayer facets of being an ...


Assassin's Creed 3 video explores Connor's Native American roots

By John Keefer, Oct 04, 2012 11:30am PDT

Ubisoft continues to keep its marketing and video teams busy with yet another trailer for Assassin's Creed 3, this one entitled an Assassin's Journey and taking a bit more of an in-depth look at Connor's Native American background.


Assassin's Creed 3 Season Pass to include George Washington campaign, 2 multiplayer expansions

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 03, 2012 10:00am PDT

Ubisoft has finally announced official details for Assassin's Creed 3's DLC Season Pass. Two DLC packs will expand the multiplayer experience with more maps and characters. The other three will make up a brand new single player campaign called "The Tyranny of King Washington...


Assassin's Creed 3 Season Pass confirmed, will cost around $30

By John Keefer, Oct 02, 2012 3:15pm PDT

As previously speculated, Assassin's Creed 3 will be getting a Season Pass for its DLC. There's no indication of what DLC will be, or how many packs will be included for the extra $30 above and beyond the game price.


Assassin's Creed 3 trailer more history lesson, less Connor

By John Keefer, Sep 27, 2012 10:30am PDT

Ubisoft is trying to stay true to the American history aspect of Assassin's Creed 3, at least as faithful as you can be with templars and assassin's melded into the storyline. But the latest trailer for the game is pretty much a lesson on the Boston Tea Party than anything h...


Assassin's Creed 3 interview: Concept to execution

By Steve Watts, Sep 26, 2012 1:30pm PDT

We have a detailed chat with Assassin's Creed 3 lead game designer Steven Masters about Ubisoft's design process for implementing new ideas, how it deals with aging consoles, and the effort put into historical accuracy.


Assassin's Creed 3 PC requirements confirmed

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 26, 2012 6:45am PDT

As part of its recent Assassin's Creed 3 mega-media blowout-o-rama, Ubisoft has confirmed the delayed PC edition's system requirements. They're modest demands, but if your gaming PC isn't up to scratch, you've got until November 20 to sort that out.


PlayStation 3 starts 'Day 1 Digital' for retail games

By Steve Watts, Sep 25, 2012 4:15pm PDT

Sony has kicked off a "Day 1 Digital" initiative, offering eight high-profile games through the PlayStation Store on the same day they hit retail stores.


Assassin's Creed 3 interview: Ending sequence

By Steve Watts, Sep 25, 2012 10:30am PDT

An interview with Assassin's Creed 3 lead writer Corey May about satisfying fan expectations and wrapping up Desmond's arc.


""Desmond's Arc" I have yet to finish Revelations but it sounds like many, many more games are ..."

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Assassin's Creed 3 preview: The New World

By Steve Watts, Sep 24, 2012 11:00am PDT

An extended hands-on look at the single-player campaign in Assassin's Creed 3.


"I didn't pick up the game just because of this. I don't mind TD, but it just seems retarded in ..."

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Assassin's Creed 3 leaves 'plenty of seeds' for future games

By Steve Watts, Sep 24, 2012 10:30am PDT

Assassin's Creed 3 lead writer Corey May talks about leaving room for more sequels while closing up the current arc, and how the ending won't come out of left field.


Assassin's Creed 3 multiplayer preview: Disguise deemphasized

By Steve Watts, Sep 24, 2012 9:00am PDT

A hands-on look at Assassin's Creed 3's new multiplayer modes, Domination and Wolf Pack, with thoughts from multiplayer director Damien Kieken.


"Might be pretty good. I actually liked how they did MP and look forward to seeing this revision. ..."

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New Assassin's Creed 3 dev video focuses on colonial American life

By John Keefer, Sep 19, 2012 7:30am PDT

The final Assassin's Creed 3 developer video is out, discussing the setting of the game and how the setting of early America affects Connor and gameplay.


Assassin's Creed 3 devs talk about Connor

By Steve Watts, Sep 13, 2012 10:00am PDT

An Assassin's Creed 3 video doc highlights the developers talking about the new protagonist Connor, including his brushes with history and the accuracy of his Native American language.