Assassins Creed Archive

  • E3 2014: Assassin’s Creed: Unity Collector’s Edition, Arno Figurine and Replica Phantom Blade

    E3 2014: Assassin’s Creed: Unity Collector’s Edition, Arno Figurine and Replica Phantom Blade

    Assassin’s Creed fans have three new collectible offerings to save up for this October alongside the release of the new-gen only installment, Unity. As expected, there is an Assassin’s Creed: Unity collector’s edition. For $129.99, it contains: • Stunning 16-inch tall statue of Master Assassin […]

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  • Ghost Recon: Phantoms Gears Up for Another Assassin’s Creed Crossover

    Ghost Recon: Phantoms Gears Up for Another Assassin’s Creed Crossover

    Ghost Recon: Phantoms, the free-to-play tactical multiplayer shooter formerly known as Ghost Recon Online, is once again joining forces with Assassin’s Creed for a franchise crossover. In addition to returning gear from the previous crossover during the game’s beta phase, the new Assassin’s Creed packs […]

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  • Sneak a Peek at Assassin’s Creed: Unity

    Sneak a Peek at Assassin’s Creed: Unity

    It wouldn’t be a year on the gaming calendar without the annual holiday season release of a new Assassin’s Creed game. Rumors suggest there will actually be two new entries in the series this year, but we’ll wait and see on that. For now Ubisoft […]

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  • Review: Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry

    Review: Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry

    Tying gameplay in with historical events is what the Assassin’s Creed franchise has always been good at. Religion, philosophy, sociology, and power are staples to the series. Slavery, on the other hand, is not a typical subject matter seen in video games. Liberation included such themes as […]

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  • Pretty Soon You Won’t Need Assassin’s Creed IV to Play Freedom Cry

    Pretty Soon You Won’t Need Assassin’s Creed IV to Play Freedom Cry

    Don’t own a full copy of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag? No big deal. Assassin’s Creed: Freedom Cry, previously released as a downloadable add-on for Black Flag, will soon break loose from its DLC shackles and claim its freedom as a standalone digitally downloaded game. […]

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  • Review: Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

    Review: Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

    Annual franchise games rarely offer much of a surprise or a truly impressive leap forward from the year before. An extra year of development between installments might fix a glitchy component or add a new mechanic, but it’s hardly enough time to produce a massive, […]

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  • Fear the Wrath of Blackbeard in Assassin’s Creed IV’s First DLC

    Fear the Wrath of Blackbeard in Assassin’s Creed IV’s First DLC

    Tomorrow, Ubisoft will launch the first add-on for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag on PC, PS3, PS4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. The DLC pack, titled Blackbeard’s Wrath, will introduce Blackbeard, The Jaguar, and The Orchid as playable characters in Assassin’s Creed IV multiplayer for […]

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  • Gift Guide Sneak Peek: The Art of Assassin’s Creed IV

    Gift Guide Sneak Peek: The Art of Assassin’s Creed IV

    Holiday gift guide time is coming up. We’re aiming to start running them around Black Friday, but in the meantime, while final preparations are being made, we’re going to post up quick preview teasers for some of the items planned for this year’s guides. Like […]

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  • High-Definition Assassin’s Creed: Liberation to be Set Free in January

    High-Definition Assassin’s Creed: Liberation to be Set Free in January

    Around these parts, Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation turned out to be a whole lot better than big brother Assassin’s Creed III, but as a PlayStation Vita exclusive the game didn’t reach a large chunk of the franchise’s core audience. These fans missed one hell of […]

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  • Assassin’s Creed IV Season Pass DLC Cries for Freedom

    Assassin’s Creed IV Season Pass DLC Cries for Freedom

    With Assassin’s Creed IV only a couple weeks away from its current-gen console launch, Ubisoft has revealed details for the game’s season pass bundle of downloadable content. $19.99 will mainly get you the Freedom Cry pack, a mini single-player campaign starring Adewale, a former slave […]

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