Assassin's Creed series News


PSA: Assassin's Creed Pirates free on iOS this week

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 10, 2014 10:25am PDT

Ubisoft is offering up their mobile venture to the high seas, Assassin's Creed Pirates, for free on iOS this week.


"It looks to have sorted itself out, but man, that looked ugly. So yeah...can't use ..."

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Ubisoft vows to release Assassin's Creed Unity on PC alongside console versions

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 23, 2014 3:30pm PDT

Ubisoft promises to get the PC version of Assassin's Creed Unity out on the same day as its console counterparts, which (believe it or not) would literally be a first for the series.


"Not a single mention at e3. I'm really curious what the hell is up with that."

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Assassin's Creed Unity coming October 28

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 4:03pm PDT

In its second appearance on a stage today, Ubisoft showed off another trailer for Assassin's Creed Unity, along with a lengthy gameplay demo.


"It looks quite good but if you compare them side by side the E3 reveal had a lot more going on ..."

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Assassin's Creed Unity to feature co-op

By Steve Watts, Jun 09, 2014 9:56am PDT

At Microsoft's E3 press conference this morning, Ubisoft took the stage to show off Assassin's Creed Unity. As we suspected from a banner showing off multiple assassins, this one will feature full co-op with up to three other players.


"Does this mean it will "require" co-op play? If so, it's a no-no for me."

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Rumor: Assassin's Creed Unity DLC leaked

By Steve Watts, Jun 02, 2014 8:30am PDT

A purportedly leaked retail poster seems to have outed a pre-order bonus piece of DLC for Assassin's Creed Unity.


Watch Dogs and Assassin's Creed: connected, or just Easter eggs?

By Steve Watts, May 27, 2014 12:00pm PDT

We take a look at the various Easter egg connections between Assassin's Creed and Watch Dogs to examine just how likely it is that Ubisoft intends to tie them together.


"I was wondering about this in Far Cry 3. The bonus content contains a bunch of references to ..."

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Assassin's Creed Unity is next-gen only, coming to PS4, Xbox One & PC

By Steve Watts, Mar 21, 2014 8:51am PDT

Ubisoft has confirmed Assassin's Creed Unity just days after details leaked, and has shown a short trailer with a look at the city of Paris.


"Shame they dropped Wii U out after Ass Creed 4. I've been surprised how much I have enjoyed ..."

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Rumor: 'Assassin's Creed Unity' takes place during French Revolution

By Steve Watts, Mar 19, 2014 11:30am PDT

A set of leaked screenshots and accompanying information may have leaked details for the next Assassin's Creed game. Reportedly called Unity, it takes place during the French Revolution.


"Really thought they were going feudal japan next, seems like the fan favorite"

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Assassin's Creed turns into a board game with 'Arena'

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 14, 2014 3:15pm PST

The Assassin's Creed transmedia universe continues to grow, this time into board games. Ubisoft has partnered up with Cryptozic Entertainment on...


"That game, the board and components all look pretty dull honestly."

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Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag 'Guild of Rogues' multiplayer pack out today

By Steve Watts, Feb 11, 2014 1:30pm PST

Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag's multiplayer "Guild of Rogues" DLC is available starting today, offering three characters for $2.99. Ubisoft also teased more free maps coming next week.


Assassin's Creed 4 'Freedom Cry' becomes standalone game on PS3, PS4 & PC

By Alice O'Connor, Feb 05, 2014 10:05am PST

Ubisoft has dabbled in standalone DLC before, notably with Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon, but is now curiously turning some already-released DLC into a standalone game. The 'Freedom Cry' mini-campaign from Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, which told of Adéwalé's adventures and s...


"Yes, weird that it's not done for Wii U since Ubi has been doing good job with Wii U games so far."

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Assassin's Creed 4 patch fixes 100-friends bug on PlayStation 4

By Steve Watts, Feb 04, 2014 6:55am PST

A 2.3GB patch for Assassin's Creed 4 on PlayStation 4 fixes the connection errors for players with large friend lists. It also fixes a variety of other bugs, adds tutorial streaming, and changes the fight balance to make double attacks more frequent.


"the patching rules for the next gen consoles are *VERY* different, and while they will often be ..."

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Next Assassin's Creed may not have boats, but tech will be repurposed

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 29, 2014 10:00am PST

"all of this technology, it might appear in future games--it might just not be on boats."


"Logically I see them doing the setting in "Thirteenth Century - Egypt and Northern Africa." ..."

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Interview: Olivier Deriviere, composer of Remember Me and Assassins Creed IV: Freedom Cry

By Alex Martinet, Jan 20, 2014 1:00pm PST

Oliver Deriviere worked on the evolving score of Remember Me, and the traditional Haitain score of Assassin's Creed 4: Freedom Cry. We find out more about the music composing process.


Assassin's Creed Liberation HD launches with new HD trailer

By Steve Watts, Jan 15, 2014 1:10pm PST

Assassin's Creed Liberation HD is now available, and Ubisoft has released a new launch trailer to show off the HD makeover.