Assassin's Creed series News


Assassin's Creed Syndicate hunts down Jack the Ripper next week

By Daniel Perez, Dec 10, 2015 8:35am PST

"How many more must die before you see the truth?"


Assassin's Creed Chronicles will wrap up its trilogy in the next two months

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 08, 2015 10:39am PST

Not much has been heard about Assassin's Creed Chronicles since China debuted in April. Now Ubisoft is ready to wrap up the whole thing, releasing India in January and Russia in February.


Assassin's Creed-style action game currently in development at EA

By Daniel Perez, Nov 17, 2015 8:57am PST

What makes this interesting is the fact Jade Raymond, best known for her work on the Assassin's Creed series, will be working on the game.


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Assassin's Creed Syndicate PC specs revealed prior to Nov. 19 release

By Daniel Perez, Nov 05, 2015 9:27am PST

Ubisoft has revealed what kind of PC you'll need in order to enjoy Assassin's Creed Unity.


Shack Reels: Yes, There Are Bugs in Assassin's Creed Syndicate

By Daniel Perez, Oct 23, 2015 2:30pm PDT

Don't expect to complete Assassin's Creed Syndicate without experiencing a bug or two.


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Opinion: Assassin's Creed Needs Multiplayer Return

By Nathaniel Hohl, Oct 19, 2015 2:00pm PDT

Assassin's Creed: Syndicate will mark the first game in the series to lack a multiplayer component since it started in AC2, but is it a change for the better?


"Please, never mention Assassins Creed and Multiplayer in the same sentence ever again."

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Assassin's Creed Syndicate trailer introduces London's historical figures

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 13, 2015 9:58am PDT

Assassin's Creed Syndicate, like many of the games before it, will feature historical figures of the featured time period. So find out who's joining the Frye twins in the game's latest trailer.


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TGS 2015: Assassin's Creed Syndicate Season Pass will get Jack the Ripper campaign

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 15, 2015 12:24am PDT

Assassin's Creed Syndicate is already looking ahead to its Season Pass content, with Ubisoft announcing a new Jack the Ripper campaign set to come as the game's first DLC.


Assassin's Creed Syndicate Gets a November PC Release

By Josh Hawkins, Aug 26, 2015 1:00pm PDT

Ubisoft has announced that the PC version of Assassin's Creed Syndicate will release on November 19, less than a month after the console versions release worldwide.


"They never fixed Unity on PC. How are these people not sued to hell and back. "

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Gamescom 2015: Assassin's Creed Syndicate trailer explores the twin bond

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 05, 2015 2:12am PDT

Ubisoft has been exploring the London backdrop of Assassin's Creed Syndicate for several weeks, but now it's time to dive into the subject of family with the game's latest trailer.


"imagine AssCreed would actually take place in the Syndicate universe"

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Assassin's Creed Syndicate's trailer highlights less obvious features from E3 demo

By Daniel Perez, Jul 21, 2015 1:20pm PDT

Ubisoft has released a new trailer for Assassin's Creed Syndicate that shows us some of the less obvious features in the game, which includes hijacking horse buggies


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Assassin's Creed Syndicate animated short recruits 'Straight Outta Compton' director

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 10, 2015 3:40pm PDT

Ubisoft has released a new short fo Assassin's Creed Syndicate, further telling the story of Jacob Frye. This animated short features the directorial talents of F. Gary Gray, director of the upcoming NWA biopic, Straight Outta Compton.


"Every time I see the word Syndicate... I then go on to think (albeit for a tiny sec only...) ..."

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E3 2015: Assassin's Creed Syndicate kicks off the gang wars

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 17, 2015 6:00am PDT

Assassin's Creed Syndicate fast-forwards the series to London, where Jacob and Evie Frye look to take the city back from the Templars. But as our preview shows, they aren't about to do that alone.


E3 2015: Assassin's Creed Syndicate footage follows the Fryes

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 15, 2015 4:00pm PDT

All eyes are on Assassin's Creed Syndicate this year after Unity released a buggy mess. Let's see what Ubisoft has in store for us at E3 2015.


E3 2015: Most Anticipated Multiplatform Games

By Daniel Perez, Jun 12, 2015 10:15am PDT

This week, Shacknews is looking at a handful of the most anticipated games from this year's E3 across each of the major platforms. Today, we look at the most anticipated games to be released across multiple platforms.