Assassin's Creed series News


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.


Assassin's Creed Liberation HD comparison screenshots

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 09, 2014 2:30pm PST

So how much better does the upcoming PS3/Xbox 360/PC port of Assassin's Creed Liberation look?


"It does seem funny that especially the upper picture in this news post looks better in SD than ..."

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Assassin's Creed Pirates (iOS) review: shallow waters

By Steve Watts, Dec 12, 2013 11:00am PST

Assassin's Creed Pirates is Ubisoft's companion piece to Assassin's Creed 4, but does it do justice to the refined pirating mechanics of its older brother? Our review.


Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag unleashes Blackbeard's Wrath on December 10

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 09, 2013 4:30pm PST

Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag gets new multiplayer DLC tomorrow when Blackbeard's Wrath introduces three new playable Assassins.


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Ubisoft survey hints at non-Assassin's-Creed pirate game

By Steve Watts, Dec 06, 2013 9:30am PST

A survey from Ubisoft gauges interest in a pirate game similar to the elements in Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, but removed from the AC series.


"They could move the series back to Europe. I loved the uncharted waters on the SNES and they ..."

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