Assassin's Creed series News


Assassin's Creed Origins: The Hidden Ones DLC Gets New Trailer

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 22, 2018 1:00pm PST

Check out the latest Hidden Ones footage ahead of its impending release.


Ubisoft Shows PC Gamers Love With Free Assassin's Creed IV and World in Conflict

By Charles Singletary, Dec 05, 2017 10:50am PST

PC gamers get an action adventure and RTS treat in celebration of ten years for Assassin's Creed and World in Conflict.


"I went through all the AC games up to Black Flag. Bought it years ago and got started but ..."

- Mcvittie see all 12 comments

Assassin's Creed: Origins Review: Ptolemy Into the Desert

By Chris Jarrard, Oct 26, 2017 11:15am PDT

Walk (or dive off a building and stab someone) like an Egyptian.


"You're gonna have to stab someone to unlock all the cities. Memphis and Alexandria are amazing."

- Crabs Jarrard see all 14 comments

Zombies Pharaohs Invade Assassin's Creed Origins Post-Launch Content

By Charles Singletary, Oct 10, 2017 1:35pm PDT

The zombie craze lives on in some upcoming Assassin's Creed Origins DLC, but at least it's thematically relevant with mummies. 


"They'd also be putting themselves closer to that cool looking way forward mummy game, though"

- Zollington see all 6 comments

Assassin's Creed Origins Gets Educational With Discovery Tour

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 27, 2017 12:40pm PDT

Remove the Assassin/Templar storyline and Assassin's Creed games can be quite the educational experience and it looks like Ubisoft has realized this with a new feature set to debut in Origins.


"Is it weird that this is the first time I've been intrigued by an AC game?"

- Magitek see all 3 comments

PlayStation Plus Free Games For August Include Assassin's Creed: Freedom Cry

By Charles Singletary, Jul 26, 2017 10:25am PDT

Experience the more personal story of Assassin's Creed's standalone expansion and open world mayhem in Just Cause 3.


"Any word on what the free PS3 games are going to be? Every once in a while they are good"

- bninja see all 6 comments

Modojo Rewind: Raid Battle Preparation And Other Top Tier Tips

By Kevin Tucker, Jun 30, 2017 5:00pm PDT

Your weekly roundup of the biggest stories in mobile and portable gaming, courtesy of your friends at Modojo.


E3 2017: Re-learning combat in Assassin's Creed: Origins

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 16, 2017 11:00am PDT

There are many elements of Assassin's Creed: Origins that feel familiar. The combat is not one of them, as it has been redesigned. Shacknews gives it a try.


E3 2017: Assassin's Creed Origins Gameplay Interview With Ashraf Ismail

By Shack Staff, Jun 14, 2017 5:50pm PDT

Find out more about the next installment to the series, and about Ash's connections to the Shack community.


Report: Leaked Reservation Card Confirms Assassin's Creed Origins

By David Craddock, Jun 07, 2017 1:10pm PDT

The card lists additional content as well, including a bonus mission titled 'Secrets of the First Pyramids.' 


"they did, lol -- I personally enjoyed Syndicate and every game basically except Unity. "

- k1ld0r see all 26 comments

Ubisoft Reveals Far Cry 5, The Crew 2 and an Assassin's Creed Tease

By John Keefer, May 16, 2017 11:45am PDT

No details on any of this, but just proof that they exist and will probably be at E3.


"Booooring. Man, if this is what the gaming public wants, I feel so out of touch."

- gzubluck see all 5 comments

Report: 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' is a Prequel Set in Egypt

By John Keefer, May 09, 2017 1:30pm PDT

The setting is supposedly in Egypt and the surrounding areas around the time of the Fifth Dynasty.


"Yeah, but I figure the vast majority wouldn't be more than 1 story tall, but they'll probably be ..."

- one random winner see all 17 comments

Assassin's Creed Empire May Release This Year, but No VR Title

By Jason Faulkner, Feb 15, 2017 7:20am PST

Ubisoft denies Assassin's Creed Da Vinci's Workshop being a possible new virtual reality title.


Assassin's Creed VR may be in the works at Ubisoft

By John Keefer, Feb 06, 2017 4:15pm PST

A UI artist's post shows logos and icons for the proposed title.


"Another great "fear of heights" VR experience would be mirrors edge! Even without VR this game ..."

- coyoterys see all 6 comments

Get nine Assassin's Creed games for $15 in the Humble Assassin's Creed Bundle

By David Craddock, Jan 03, 2017 12:33pm PST

You can snag four games in Ubisoft's perennial stealth series for as little as $4.


"Solid deal if you don't have them already... Pity, I bought the Chronicles games over Boxing Day ..."

- darthfusion see all 5 comments