Assassin's Creed III

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

Editorial: Assassin's Creed needs more than Fassbender

By Steve Watts, Jul 13, 2012 9:00am PDT

Michael Fassbender seems like a great choice for an Assassin's Creed movie, but video game adaptations live and (more often) die on their scripts.


Assassin's Creed III trailer: 6 minutes of Boston

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 13, 2012 6:00am PDT

We're already had a good look at the snowy wastes of Assassin's Creed III, and now a new commentated gameplay walkthrough introduces us to its cities--Boston, to be precise.


Fassbender to star in Assassin's Creed movie

By John Keefer, Jul 09, 2012 8:00am PDT

Prometheus and X-Men: First Class star Michael Fassbender has been chose by Ubisoft to play the lead in an upcoming movie adaptation of the Assassin's Creed franchise. He will also co-produce the film with Conor McCaughan.


Assassin's Creed III Limited Edition packs statue

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 02, 2012 6:45am PDT

Ubisoft has announced the $120 Limited Edition of Assassin's Creed III for North American consoles, with includes a statue, belt buckle and other gubbins. There'll also be a $65 Digital Deluxe Edition for PC digital distributors.


Report: Assassin's Creed 3 delayed on PC

By Steve Watts, Jun 22, 2012 10:15am PDT

Assassin's Creed 3 will reportedly come out on the PC a month after its console versions, continuing the usual release pattern of the franchise.


Assassin's Creed 3's lengthy E3 walkthrough shown

By Steve Watts, Jun 13, 2012 1:30pm PDT

Ubisoft has released a lengthy video of its Assassin's Creed 3 narrated E3 walkthrough.


Assassin's Creed 3 getting PS3-exclusive missions

By Steve Watts, Jun 05, 2012 7:00am PDT

Sony has announced four exclusive single-player missions for the PlayStation 3 version of Assassin's Creed 3, which can be downloaded at launch.


Assassin's Creed 3 preview

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 04, 2012 4:00pm PDT

Connor is easily the deadliest assassin Ubisoft has created.


Ubisoft goes after author in Assassin's Creed dispute

By John Keefer, May 31, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Ubisoft is filing a complaint of their own against the author who sued the publisher over the Assassin's Creed franchise.


Weekend Confirmed 112 - Tera, The Walking Dead, Assassin's Creed 3

By Garnett Lee, May 11, 2012 11:00am PDT

Garnett, Jeff, Jeff, and Christian Spicer are back to confirm a new weekend and talk about Tera, The Walking Dead, the new Assassin's Creed 3 trailer, and a whole lot more.


Assassin's Creed 3, Avengers, Dead Space 3 - Shacknews Daily: May 10, 2012

By Garnett Lee, May 10, 2012 2:00pm PDT

Join Garnett Lee on this episode of Shacknews Daily. Today’s stories: Assassin's Creed 3 gameplay revealed, The Avengers coming to Wii U and Kinect, and Dead Space 3 confirmed by EA.


Assassin's Creed 3 first gameplay trailer debuts

By Steve Watts, May 10, 2012 9:30am PDT

Ubisoft has released the first official gameplay trailer for Assassin's Creed 3, giving glimpses of traversal, some introspective story bits, and plenty of dead Redcoats.


Assassin's Creed 3 single player pre-order DLC exclusive to GameStop

By Andrew Yoon, May 07, 2012 3:00pm PDT

Ubisoft is partnering up with GameStop to offer exclusive content for gamers that pre-order Assassin's Creed 3--including a single-player mission.


Ubisoft sued over claims that Assassin's Creed copied novel

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 18, 2012 9:45am PDT

A disgruntled sci-fi author is suing Ubisoft over the Assassin's Creed series, claiming that the open-world murder simulator rips off his novel 'Link.'


Halo 4, Assassin's Creed 3 top Nielsen's most wanted

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 10, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Media tracking organization Nielsen surveyed gamers to see what their most anticipated games are for the remainder of 2012. Unsurprisingly, franchise titles topped the list.