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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 4 trailer shows off PC graphics bits

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 28, 2013 12:30pm PDT

We've already seen fancy graphical whizzbangs in the next-generation console versions of Assassin's Creed IV, but the PC has a few extra tricks up its sleeve. A new trailer from Nvidia shows off a few effects the graphics card company has worked with Ubisoft exclusively for ...


"Nvidia should just drop TXAA, and find another way to remove motion jaggies. Yes it removes ..."

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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.


How Assassin's Creed 4 for PS4 will use DualShock 4

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 01, 2013 1:45pm PDT

Assassin's Creed 4 will feature some Dualshock 4-specific touch pad controls on the PS4 version, all of which appear to be UI-related, for the moment.


Child of Light hopes to help parents teach their kids

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 13, 2013 6:00pm PDT

Ubisoft's Patrick Plourde hopes the upcoming Child of Light will create bonding moments between parents and children with its two-player mode.


"Back in the day, there were tons of great "kids games", but it seems that most games directed ..."

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Assassin's Creed 4 trailer highlights next-gen pretties

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 12, 2013 11:00am PDT

"'Next-gen bush?' I want to see a next-gen bush," I say every morning since hearing about Assassin's Creed IV's shiny next-gen versions. At long last, a new trailer gives a close-up look at all the fancy tech and effects in the open-world murder simulator's posh versions, fo...


"I made no double entendre. I'm really excited about next-gen bushes."

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Ubisoft's 2D RPG Child of Light revealed

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 10, 2013 6:30am PDT

Far Cry 3 creative director Patrick Plourde spoke a little last month about his next game Cloud of Light, a 2D RPG inspired by classic JRPGs, but only a little. Ubisoft today gave the grand reveal, unveiling a gorgeous adventure coming in 2014 to PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3,...


"Man, I've been wanting one of those things more and more lately..."

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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. "

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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 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 ..."

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Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon patch adds garrison respawn option

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 11, 2013 7:30am PDT

If you've run out of garrisons to conquer in Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon but want to keep messing in the world of 2077, fret not. You can now simply make the outposts respawn and retake them all over again, thanks to a patch now out on all platforms.


"Don't listen to him. If you liked FC3 then Blood Dragon was the best parts of it, but distilled ..."

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Assassin's Creed 4 trailer: 7 minutes of ships

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 10, 2013 10:15am PDT

A pirate without a ship is like a, well, a Dracula without a coffin, or something. A new seven-minute gameplay trailer for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag focuses on how much 'hero' Edward loves his ship, The Jackdaw. He'll be exploring in it, upgrading it, fighting other sh...


"That does look really good. They should have created a new IP for this. I don't get the ..."

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Assassin's Creed 4 used PC as 'test bed for next-gen' pretties

By Alice O'Connor, Jul 08, 2013 10:00am PDT

What happens when a new generation of consoles rolls around and suddenly you have a whole load more power people expect you to play with? Why, it's no trouble at all for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, as Ubisoft has been using PC releases to play with shiny tech on fast ha...


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.