Assassin's Creed series News


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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Assassin's Creed 4 'Freedom Cry' DLC coming December 17

By Steve Watts, Dec 04, 2013 9:15am PST

Assassin's Creed 4's "Freedom Cry" DLC will launch on December 17, according to a new advertisement.


"Looking forward to this. I support good DLC content... but I still won't pay a season pass. I'll ..."

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Assassin's Creed Pirates coming December 5

By Steve Watts, Nov 25, 2013 8:30am PST

Assassin's Creed Pirates is coming on December 5 for $4.99, Ubisoft has announced.


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Assassin's Creed 4 hints at the future of the franchise

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 04, 2013 4:00pm PST

The Assassin's Creed franchise can explore nearly any point in history. Players that explore Black Flag's modern day setting will uncover some interesting emails from Abstergo Entertainment that give clues as to where the series will go.


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Assassin's Creed 4 hides a Watch Dogs secret

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 31, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Watch Dogs may have been delayed to next year, but if you play Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, you'll get a small Easter egg regarding Ubisoft's next open world game.


"I fckn knew it!! After seeing a gameplay demo of a mission in Watch Dogs, the first thing that ..."

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Assassin's Creed 4 review: high seas, high thrills

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 29, 2013 1:00am PDT

After the disappointment of Assassin's Creed 3, I was nearly ready to write off the franchise. Ubisoft's open-world foray into the American...


"So they just completely dropped this major plot line of the whole franchise? Jesus, why do ..."

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Assassin's Creed Liberation HD releases in January

By Steve Watts, Oct 23, 2013 12:15pm PDT

Assassin's Creed Liberation HD will hit starting on January 14 for $19.99, Ubisoft has announced.


"I'm really glad they're doing this. I felt I missed out on the first female main character, even ..."

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PlayStation-exclusive DLC for Assassin's Creed and Watch Dog are locked for six months

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 23, 2013 11:45am PDT

PlayStation snagged exclusive DLC for both Watch Dogs and Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag. But, "exclusive" typically means "timed exclusive" in...


"I didn't care for AC4 until I saw that DLC where you play as the former slave now assassin ..."

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Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag '101' video is nine minutes long, just in case

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 22, 2013 10:45am PDT

Ubisoft has released a "101" trailer for Assassin's Creed 4, a nine minute overview of pretty much everything Black Flag has to offer.


Assassin's Creed 4 modern day offers up to 5 hours of gameplay

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 10, 2013 9:00am PDT

The modern-day storyline of Assassin's Creed 4 has you playing as an employee of Abstergo Entertainment. It's content that Ubisoft has described as optional. But it's meaty if you want to explore it.


Assassin's Creed 4 DLC not coming to Wii U

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 10, 2013 5:15am PDT

Ubisoft announced Assassin's Creed 4's single-player DLC, Freedom Cry, yesterday across all announced platforms, except one. Sadly, any DLC for the Wii U version will remain lost at sea.


"If you're buying Nintendo consoles to play Assassin's Creed, you're doing it wrong."

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Assassin's Creed 4: Freedom Cry trailer shows off single-player DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 08, 2013 10:30am PDT

The hard-working folks at Ubisoft manage not only to create a brand new Assassin's Creed every year, but a Season Pass as well.


Assassin's Creed 4 lead designer explains PC delays

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 02, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag is coming to PC on November 19 and lead designer Jean-Sebatien Decant explains why the PC versions seem to come later than their console brethren.


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Assassin's Creed 4 release dates: PC coming November 19

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 30, 2013 9:45am PDT

It may be difficult to keep track of exactly when you'll be able to play Assassin's Creed 4. But thanks to Xbox One, PC won't be the LAST version of the game to ship, for once.