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Assassin's Creed Unity Season Pass adds Dead Kings campaign

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 22, 2014 9:35am PDT

Assassin's Creed Unity's Season Pass will add a new story campaign, along with an entirely new downloadable game.


"Guillotine gun? I mean AC has always been ridiculous, but lol."

- Grape Flavor see all 6 comments

Assassin's Creed Unity gets co-op trailer highlighting teamwork

By Daniel Perez, Sep 16, 2014 11:30am PDT

A new gameplay trailer for Assassin's Creed Unity highlights how much more effective a group of assassins can be.


The Order of Abstergo: The Rise of the Templars in Assassin's Creed

By Nathaniel Hohl, Aug 22, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Assassin's Creed: Rogue releases this fall, and will give a rare glimpse into the world of Templars. With this in mind, Nate Hohle jumps into an Animus and investigates the history and philosophy of this secret Order. As the song goes, everybody wants to rule the world.


"It would be interesting if AC:R is released for the other consoles/PC somewhere down the line, ..."

- soundcreepy see all 5 comments

Ubisoft done making mature games for Wii U

By Robert Workman, Aug 19, 2014 9:00am PDT

CEO Yves Guillemot says Nintendo customers just aren't interested in mature games like Assassin's Creed and Watch Dogs.


"I don't think gamers understand whats happened here, which is really mind blowing if you think ..."

- rtricoche see all 74 comments

Assassin's Creed Unity trailer parkours across Paris

By Steve Watts, Aug 12, 2014 7:15am PDT

A new trailer for Assassin's Creed Unity shows our hero dashing around the rooftops of Paris.


"That was a surprisingly nice trailer. Kudos to Ubi for ditching the bombast for once."

- Grape Flavor see all 4 comments

Michael Fassbender wants the Assassin's Creed movie to honor the games

By Robert Workman, Aug 10, 2014 5:00pm PDT

The movie's still in the writing phase, but on the right track.


"I agree that it's pretty unlikely, he can probably jump like six feet vertically. "

- FlatlineDixay see all 7 comments

'Assassin's Creed: Rogue' announced

By Steve Watts, Aug 05, 2014 6:25am PDT

Ubisoft confirms the name of the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 Assassin's Creed game hitting alongside Unity.


"At least with this game (Rogue) and Unity; Ubisoft seems to be shaking up the AC formula a bit."

- reego41 see all 2 comments

Assassin's Creed Unity creative director talks about combat changes, Arno's story, and more

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 04, 2014 2:00pm PDT

The Shacknews video crew recently had the opportunity to talk to AC Unity creative director Alexandre Amancio about the tweaked stealth system, improved parkour, and changes to the game's long-time combat system.


"from what we saw, at the very least, it is more difficult. No more running into guards and ..."

- staymighty see all 3 comments

Assassin's Creed Unity trailer introduces Elise

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 29, 2014 9:30am PDT

A new trailer for Assassin's Creed Unity introduces an unlikely ally for central character Argo: a female Templar named Elise.


"How long until in-game graphics look like this? 10 years? 15?"

- terylene see all 5 comments

Video: chatting with Assassin's Creed Unity creative director Alex Amancio

By Robert Workman, Jul 28, 2014 2:00pm PDT

We caught up with the creative director during this weekend's Assassin's Creed Experience.


Giving video game characters a gender-switching fem-flip

By Steven Wong, Jul 21, 2014 1:00pm PDT

The recent announcement that a woman will be taking up Thor’s hammer shook up the comic book community. With the recent female Thor announcement, and the San Diego Comic Con right around the corner, we started wondering which video game characters might ...


""It’s important to note she will trully be Thor - not She-Thor, Lady Thor, or Thorita." ..."

- evilhippo see all 126 comments

Opinion: How far has Assassin's Creed come and how can it improve?

By Nathaniel Hohl, Jul 18, 2014 9:30am PDT

Let's sharpen our blades and cut to the core of the Assassin's Creed series.


"FEUDAL JAPAN!!!! Yes that is exactly my desire for a future AC setting. There is a lot of ..."

- axiomatic see all 47 comments

Assassin's Creed Memories announced for iOS

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2014 7:00am PDT

Take the Animus with you


"This sounds like a straight-up repackaging of PlayNext's last mobile "hit" X-Men Battle of the ..."

- Alastayr see all 3 comments

Assassin's Creed Unity trailer: you say you want a Revolution?

By Robert Workman, Jul 14, 2014 9:36am PDT

Leave your mark in the French Revolution


Last-gen Assassin's Creed teased

By Steve Watts, Jul 10, 2014 12:20pm PDT

"Comet" could be closer than you think