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Assassin's Creed Pirates coming to mobile this fall

By Steve Watts, Sep 10, 2013 7:30am PDT

Ubisoft announced Assassin's Creed Pirates today, a mobile naval combat game that takes place alongside Assassin's Creed 4.


"Assassin's Creed: Part 55 the return of the pirate thief king prince of babylon. :( I"m tired ..."

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Assassin's Creed Liberation HD confirmed for PC and consoles

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 10, 2013 6:00am PDT

Word of Assassin's Creed Liberation HD leaked last week, but we had no idea what it was beyond wildly guessing it was an HD revamp of Vita spin-off Well gee gosh golly, that's exactly what it is, Ubisoft announced today, coming for download on PC, Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3.


"AssCreed has gotta be approaching Mario in terms of most videogames per IP by now. "

- gokart. see all 10 comments

Assassin's Creed Liberation HD and other Ubisoft games leaked

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 06, 2013 2:55pm PDT

Assassin's Creed 3: Liberation was a Vita-exclusive spin-off, and it appears Ubisoft is making an HD port of the game.


"Thank god: In ways this was more fun than AC3, but unplayable due to the framerate on Vita: No ..."

- f4lln see all 4 comments

Here's ten more minutes of footage from Assassin's Creed 4

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 05, 2013 10:15am PDT

A new 10 minute video walkthrough from Ubisoft shows off diving for treasure, brawling in bars, and harpooning for sharks.


"Still the same old terrible AC combat system. I'm sorry, but beating enemies one-at-a-time while ..."

- Novan Leon see all 4 comments

Assassin's Creed 4 video attacks a fort by sea

By Steve Watts, Aug 27, 2013 11:00am PDT

A new Assassin's Creed 4 walkthrough shows off Captain Kenway softening up a fort with his ship before proceeding on foot to kill the commander.


"I've heard these naval missions are the best part of the series."

- Pneum0 see all 4 comments

No new Assassin's Creed game for Vita because of AC4

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 06, 2013 12:00pm PDT

Why is there no new Assassin's Creed game for Vita this year? It's all Assassin's Creed 4's fault, apparently. Ubisoft Sofia, the team that made Liberation, was tasked to help with AC4 instead of making a brand new game for the handheld.


"aka, we are not making a Vita only game cause the last one didn't sell to well."

- rtricoche see all 3 comments

This is what the modern day looks like in Assassin's Creed 4

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 05, 2013 4:15pm PDT

What will you be able to do in the modern day in AC4? There will be "various hacking games that reveal tons of secret Abstergo content."


"You know this is a game because there's no way facilities would give someone that much cube space. "

- jwnin see all 11 comments

Ubisoft has 'an end' planned for Assassin's Creed franchise

By Steve Watts, Aug 05, 2013 8:00am PDT

Assassin's Creed 4 game director Ashraf Ismail says that Ubisoft has an idea of how the series will end, but since it's annualized they've "given room to fit more in this arc."


"They should have ended it at 3 but of course that's not going to happen."

- DandySlayer see all 21 comments

Assassin's Creed 4 co-op Wolfpack adds new 'Discovery' mode

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 29, 2013 10:30am PDT

Co-op multiplayer mode Wolfpack was one of the big additions to Assassin's Creed 3. With AC4, Ubisoft Annecy plans on taking a "big step," by expanding its co-op offering.


Assassin's Creed 4 video shows off 13 minutes of open world

By Steve Watts, Jul 23, 2013 11:45am PDT

A lengthy new Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag video shows off several of the open world mechanics including land and sea missions.


"Looks really good... and I've waited for sales on the games since they added Uplay, but I'm ..."

- Evan_C see all 3 comments

How Assassin's Creed 4 deals with slavery

By Steve Watts, Jul 22, 2013 10:30am PDT

Assassin's Creed 4 writer Darby McDevitt explains how he subtly addressed the subject of slavery in the game, by making it a "fact of life" in the background.


"I want this to be good, I loved Assassin's Creed franchise, but after feeling like I got burnt ..."

- XwingVmanX see all 14 comments

Assassin's Creed 4 gets $130 Limited Edition

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 16, 2013 9:30am PDT

Another year, another Assassin's Creed, another Limited Edition. These stories pretty much write themselves.


"I love how the pimp the soundtrack but still haven't told us who's going to be composing it this ..."

- ATimson see all 4 comments

The modern-day story of Assassin's Creed 4 is 'optional'

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 12, 2013 2:00pm PDT

In an attempt to make Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag more accessible, the modern-day story has been rendered "optional."


"Because this is an Assassins Creed game with pirate character skins. Everything else is ..."

- PenicillinX57 see all 19 comments

Assassin's Creed 2 is next Xbox 'Games with Gold' title

By Steve Watts, Jul 03, 2013 9:15am PDT

Assassin's Creed 2 is the next game in Microsoft's "Games for Gold" promotion. It will be included for Xbox Live Gold members from July 16-31.


Assassin's Creed 4 DLC season pass lets you play as Adewale

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 20, 2013 7:01pm PDT

Surprise! Assassin's Creed 4 has DLC.