Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Archive

  • Book Review: Assassin’s Creed: The Complete Visual History

    Of the more than 30 art books currently in my personal library, Assassin’s Creed: The Complete Visual History may just be the most comprehensive and substantial of them all. It’s certainly among the largest in physical dimensions. While the massive God of War: Ascension tome […]

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  • New Assassin’s Creed Compilation Celebrates the Birth of America

    New Assassin’s Creed Compilation Celebrates the Birth of America

    As if two new Assassin’s Creed launches this fall weren’t enough already, Ubisoft is going straight up overkill with today’s announcement of Assassin’s Creed the Americas Collection. Available October 28th only for PS3 and Xbox 360, the Americas Collection will contain three previously released Assassin’s […]

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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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  • Screenshot Saturday: Nintendo Direct in Full Effect

    Screenshot Saturday: Nintendo Direct in Full Effect

    Nintendo sent over a massive pack of screenshots from its latest Nintendo Direct web stream a couple days ago, so that’s where things begin on this edition of Screenshot Saturday. Nintendo fans are in for a real treat with new pics from Wii U standouts […]

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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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  • VGBlogger Gift Guides for Geeks & Gamers: Art Books

    VGBlogger Gift Guides for Geeks & Gamers: Art Books

    So, how did your Black Friday weekend shopping spree go? Get anything good? Or did you save up your cash to blow during the Cyber Monday sales bonanza? Well, if you’re still looking for some gift ideas for friends and loved ones (or yourself, you […]

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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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