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    Friday February 8, 2013
  • Next "Assassin's Creed" to Move on to New Protagonist & Time Period

    Ubisoft to introduce new hero in fiscal 2014 following strong ACIII sales

    So it looks like both Assassin's Creed III and Farcry 3 did preeetty, pretty good for Ubisoft. This should come as no surprise, but since sales were so strong for AC's latest chapter, Ubisoft announced the debut of a new Assassin in a new time period, with plans to launch the next game in fiscal 2014. Read on for more.

  • Saturday January 26, 2013
  • "Assassin's Creed III" Crowns King George Washington on Feb 19

    First episode of "Tyranny of King Washington" gets dated for 360, PS3, and PC

    We're about to find out what happens when George Washington takes the throne in Assassin's Creed III's The Tyranny of King Washington DLC. The first chapter is officially set for February 19 on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. Read on for more.

  • Monday November 5, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Assassin's Creed III" Style Real-Life Parkour

    This time Ronnie Shalvis takes it to a more natural setting

    Remember when free-runner Ronnie Shalvis turned Assassin's Creed into a real-life urban jungle parkour run? Well, this time he's back with an even more relevant outing that ties into the recently released Assassin's Creed III. Check out the clips past the break.

  • Saturday October 27, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Assassin's Creed III: Liberation" Shows Off Its Touch Controls

    PS Vita spin-off hits shelves in North America on October 30

    The latest clip of Assassin's Creed III: Liberation features a developer interview showing off the portable spin-off's touch controls. Check out the (optional) different ways you'll be controlling protagonist Aveline de Grandpre after the jump.

  • Wednesday October 24, 2012
  • VIDEO: Preview PS3-Exclusive "Assassin's Creed III" Bonus Content

    Sony's console gets a four-mission Benedict Arnold arc

    Get ready to take the ultimate turncoat to task in Assassin's Creed III, with a bonus four-mission arc focusing on Benedict Arnold's secret plot to sabotage the American Revolution. If that piques your interest, you'll have to pick up ACIII on Sony's console, because it's a PlayStation 3 exclusive. Check out a trailer past the break.

  • Friday October 19, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Assassin's Creed III: Liberation" Clip Explores Aveline's Past

    See the spin-off protagonist's multiple guises in the latest trailer

    The latest trailer for Assassin's Creed III: Liberation takes us on a tour through protagonist Aveline's past. The portable spin-off is set to debut on PS Vita alongside its big brother on October 30, and you can get a look at the various guises Aveline dons in the clip after the jump.

  • Wednesday October 3, 2012
  • "Assassin's Creed III" DLC Pits You Against Evil George Washington

    "The Tyranny of King George" additional storyline to be released episodically

    Ubisoft recently announced a Season Pass plan for Assassin's Creed III, allowing players access to all of the future DLC for $30. One of the upcoming releases, "The Tyranny of King George," tells an episodic what-if tale that tasks you with taking down the father of the nation. Prepare to dethrone past the break.

  • Friday August 17, 2012
  • "Assassin's Creed III" Creative Director Thinks Journalists Are Too Soft on Japanese Devs

    Alex Hutchinson talks about the patronizing praise of gibberish stories

    Assassin's Creed III creative director Alex Hutchinson had some choice words to say about the way journalists tend to be too soft on Japanese developers for some of the questionable content they create, including game narratives that are "literally gibberish." Read his thoughts on the matter after the jump.

  • Wednesday August 15, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Assassin's Creed III: Liberation" Shows Off Its Vita Features

    Portable AC game features female protagonist, touch-screen commands, and more

    Assassin's Creed III: Liberation was already looking plenty unique with its female protagonist, Aveline, and a new GamesCom 2012 trailer shows off some more of what makes the PS Vita game special. Check out the blowgun, Touch to Kill maneuver, and more in action after the jump.

  • Tuesday August 7, 2012
  • PS3 "Assassin's Creed III" DLC Offers an Hour of Exclusive Gameplay

    Latest Sony-exclusive AC content offers healthy chunk of incentive

    PlayStation 3 versions of Assassin's Creed games have had exclusive content in the past, and the trend continues with Assassin's Creed III, which promises "60 minutes of exclusive gameplay" via DLC included in PS3 copies of the game. Read on for more!

  • Friday August 3, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Assassin's Creed III" Trailer Shows Beauty of New Engine

    The next main chapter in Ubisoft's saga comes out on October 30

    Ubisoft seems pretty proud of AnvilNext, the "radically redesigned" game engine that powers Assassin's Creed III, and they're showing off the technology in the latest gameplay vignette. See it work its magic, "from vivid, natural landscapes, to accurate portrayals of life during the American Revolution," and get ready for lots of buzzwords below.

  • Tuesday July 3, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Assassin's Creed III" Trailer Marks Independence Day

    Ubisoft's new assassin gets in the spirit of July 4th

    Tomorrow would have been an amazingly timely release date for Assassin's Creed III, but we still have a bit of a wait ahead of us. That doesn't mean Ubisoft is completely ignoring July 4th, as the game's latest trailer trumpets the significance of Independence Day. Check it out past the break.

  • Tuesday June 5, 2012
  • "Assassin's Creed III: Liberation" Hops to PS Vita with Female Lead

    Sony's portable gets its own exclusive spin-off this October

    Sony's E3 2012 press conference wasn't exactly full of unique thrills, but fans of Ubisoft's ever-expanding Assassin's Creed franchise will want to be on the lookout for the upcoming PS Vita exclusive, Assassin's Creed III: Liberation. Debut trailer and more past the break!

  • Friday May 11, 2012
  • VIDEO: "Assassin's Creed III" Makes Its World Gameplay Premiere

    Footage successfully unlocked, pre-order bonuses detailed, bear fought

    We've seen cinematic teasers for Assassin's Creed III, but Ubisoft promised a look at gameplay once the community unlocked it through its Facebook page. Leave it to the Internet to take care of such matters, because we can now watch protagonist Connor, AKA Ratohnhaké:ton, take on Redcoats and… a bear. Video past the break!