Assassin’s Creed

How fans shaped the unique multiplayer in ‘Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag’

Although the campaign is the main draw of the Assassin’s Creed series, the multiplayer has quietly gained a loyal and passionate fanbase. And it’s for them that the new multiplayer was designed.

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‘AC4: Black Flag’ season pass and side story ‘Freedom Cry’ announced

Ubisoft has announced a season pass for 'Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag' that includes multiplayer content, a ship pack, and a single player story featuring the slave-turned-pirate Adewale.

Gaming

In honor of ‘GTAV,’ we present our 10 favorite open world games

With the imminent arrival of Rockstar's 'Grand Theft Auto 5,' the biggest open world game of the year (so far), we count down our favorite open world games of all time.

Gaming

Gamed: Sony makes news by promising to make more news

In this week’s edition of Gamed, Sony is promising to reveal … stuff on August 20, Assassin’s Creed, and Capcom promises to take the Resident Evil franchise back to its roots.

Gaming

‘Assassin’s Creed IV’ offers first person “fan service” and introduces white whale sharing

'Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag' director Ashraf Ismail describes the game's new take on a present-day setting and runs through some of the next-gen differences, including a narrative-driven approach to the always connected new hardware.

Gaming

Ubisoft bringing Watch Dogs, Far Cry and Rabbids movies to the silver screen

Ubisoft announced that three more movies based on the Watch Dogs, Far Cry and Rabbids franchises, are in the works at Ubisoft Motion Pictures. That brings the total up to six Ubisoft films in development.

Gaming

Ubisoft has three ‘Assassin’s Creed’ games currently in development

Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot tells Kotaku that there are three 'Assassin's Creed' games in development right now. The company hopes to continue to avoid franchise fatigue by giving its studios the time and freedom to innovate within the series.

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It’s definitely a pirate’s life for you in ‘Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag’

'Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag' takes a beloved franchise and sprinkles it with awesome in the form of naval battles, swordplay, treasure hunting, and underwater exploration. We're totally in.

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‘Assassin’s Creed’ creator Patrice Désilets parts ways with Ubisoft… again

Patrice Désilets and Ubisoft have parted ways once again. The publisher claims that the Assassin's Creed co-creator "left the studio," though Désilets describes his departure as a "termination" that he will "vigorously" fight.

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‘Assassin’s Creed 3’s King Washington’ DLC Part 3 ‘The Redemption’ review: The Mad King falls

Ubisoft Montreal brings it home in style with the action-packed third and final entry in its episodic alt-history DLC for Assassin's Creed 3, The Tyranny of King Washington.

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Assassin’s Creed 3’s King Washington DLC Part 1 ‘The Infamy’ Review – taking on Mad King George

For whatever else about episode one of Assassin’s Creed 3‘s alt-history DLC, The Tyranny of King Washington, there’s something undeniably delightful about gunning for post-colonial America’s “Mad King” George. The first…

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The next Assassin’s Creed will feature a new setting and character

In the recent Ubisoft earnings meeting, the publisher’s CEO Yves Guillemot revealed that the Assassin’s Creed series is going strong, and the next game in the series will introduce a new character and a new time setting.

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Assassin’s Creed III DLC brings us the story of evil George Washington over the next three months

Over the course of the next three months, Assassin's Creed III fans will finally have a chance to answer a 300-year-old question that's plagued historians: What would have happened had George Washington become America's first king?

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Jetsetter: Ubisoft now owns 1666, the brand new franchise from the director of Assassin’s Creed

In this week's Jetsetter, we look at how the French publisher Ubisoft just brought one of its key creators back into the fold by acquiring THQ Montreal. That studio's lead is Patirce Desilets, director of Assassin's Creed, and creator of the new 1666.

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Ubisoft wants to add Ghost Recon to its film production slate

As with Assassin's Creed and Splinter Cell, Ubisoft's Ghost Recon franchise will be hitting theaters at some point in the near future.

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