Assassin's Creed III

PC, PS3, XB360, WIIU / Action / Release: Nov 20, 2012 / ESRB: M

Assassin's Creed 3 Washington DLC ends today on most platforms, begins on Wii U

By John Keefer, Apr 23, 2013 2:45pm PDT

The Tyranny of King Washington comes to an end with the finale of the three-part DLC package released today for Assassin's Creed 3.


Xbox 360 offering free Gold weekend, paired with Black Ops 2, Far Cry 3 double XP

By Steve Watts, Apr 19, 2013 11:30am PDT

Microsoft is offering a free Gold weekend, and has lined it up with various other weekend events: double XP for Black Ops 2, Assassin's Creed 3, and Far Cry 3, and a weekend-only SHiFT code for Borderlands 2.


Assassin's Creed co-dev says annual release 'is a boon,' but wants more 'ownership'

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 08, 2013 2:30pm PDT

"Shipping a game every year is a boon rather than a hindrance," Ubisoft Quebec game director said about working on Assassin's Creed as co-dev. However, "I don't think teams can be co-dev partners forever," he points out, as the studio tries to leave the shadow of Montreal.


PSN Gamers Choice winners announced, discounted

By Steve Watts, Feb 27, 2013 5:30pm PST

The PSN Gamers Choice Awards have concluded, giving fan-voted honors to Journey, Walking Dead, Assassin's Creed 3, and Gravity Rush, among others. Each of the winners are on sale through next week.


Assassin's Creed 3 DLC trailer goes mad with power

By Steve Watts, Feb 19, 2013 9:30am PST

Assassin's Creed 3's "Tyranny of King Washington" DLC kicks off today, and a new trailer details the story and shows off a few of its new gameplay hooks.


Ghost Recon Online gets Assassin's Creed themed items

By Steve Watts, Feb 11, 2013 1:30pm PST

Ghost Recon Online is now offering items themed after Assassin's Creed series, to promote its upcoming "King Washington" DLC.


Next Assassin's Creed to feature new hero in new time, coming fiscal 2014

By Andrew Yoon, Feb 07, 2013 10:05am PST

Say goodbye to Connor. Say farewell to America. Ubisoft's next Assassin's Creed game will actually take place in an all new time period with a brand new hero and will be out within a year.


Assassin's Creed 3 'King Washington' dates announced

By Steve Watts, Feb 06, 2013 9:45am PST

Ubisoft has mapped out the dates for Assassin's Creed 3's alternate history lesson, "Tyranny of King Washington." It will launch February 19 as previously announced, then continue on March 19 and conclude on April 23.


Assassin's Creed 3 King Washington DLC starts February 19

By John Keefer, Jan 24, 2013 10:00am PST

The political aspirations of George Washington will start to become clear when the first of three Tyranny of King Washington DLC packs launch for Assassin's Creed 3 on February 19.


Assassin's Creed 3 for Wii U finally gets DLC support

By Steve Watts, Jan 18, 2013 12:00pm PST

Assassin's Creed 3 has gotten the first two downloadable content packs on Wii U now, putting it in step with the other console versions.


Writers Guild video game nominees announced

By Steve Watts, Jan 17, 2013 5:00pm PST

The Writer's Guild has announced its nominees for Outstanding Achievement in Video Game Writing. They include 007 Legends, Assassin's Creed 3, AC3 Liberation, Epic Mickey 2, Halo 4, and Uncharted: Golden Abyss.


Assassin's Creed 3 'Battle Hardened' pack available today

By Steve Watts, Jan 08, 2013 9:30am PST

Assassin's Creed 3 got its first multiplayer expansion today. The "Battle Hardened" pack includes three new maps and three new characters.


Assassin's Creed 3 is 'fastest selling' Ubisoft game

By Steve Watts, Dec 12, 2012 3:45pm PST

Assassin's Creed 3 has sold 7 million copies in its first month, according to Ubisoft estimates, which makes it the fastest-selling game in the company's history.


2012 VGA trailers you may have missed

By John Keefer, Dec 10, 2012 8:00am PST

The VGAs unveiled some interesting tidbits on Friday, from a release date for The Last of Us to the debut of a new title called The Phantom Pain (Metal Gear Solid 5?). There were also plenty of new trailers and here's they are in case you missed them.


Assassin's Creed 3 DLC killing some saved games

By John Keefer, Dec 06, 2012 11:55am PST

The new Hidden Secrets DLC for Assassin's Creed 3 apparently had on secret that even the developers didn't know about. Apparently a bug in the pack is deleting the save games of some players and forcing them to replay certain content.