Experience the Assassin’s Creed universe on the eve of the American Revolution and play as Connor, the warrior son of a Native American mother and British father. As the bloody revolution draws near, your clan is threatened by a powerful group seeking to crush the American Revolution and control the thirteen colonies. After the devastation of your village, you pledge your life to preserve freedom. Unleash your deadly skills in a decades-long quest that will take you from the chaotic city streets to blood-soaked battlefields in the hostile American wilderness and beyond. Explore colonial Boston, New York, the frontier and various epic naval missions, meeting legendary American heroes as you conspire to annihilate all those who threaten Liberty.Watch a trailer for the re-release embedded below, and below that feast your eyes on a number of new screens.
Assassin’s Creed III Remastered includes Assassin’s Creed Liberation Remastered, which tells the unforgettable journey that takes Aveline from the crowded streets of New Orleans to voodoo-haunted swamps and ancient Mayan ruins. Assassin’s Creed III Remastered will be available on the Nintendo Switch™ system starting May 21.
Resolution upscale allowing you to play in 4K & HDR on PS4 Pro, Xbox One X and PC, and 1080p on PS4 and Xbox One. Higher resolution textures New character models New lighting rendering system : Physically Based Rendering Denser crowd, environments and VFX
The Betrayal continues the next chapter in hero Ratonhnhaké:ton’s war against the mad King George Washington, taking gamers to Boston to find an unlikely ally. Ratonhnhaké:ton will discover a new ability- the power of the eagle, which empowers him to quickly fly across short distances and hone in on enemies for precise and brutal assassinations.The final episode of the three-part series, the Redemption, has also been dated for April 23rd for PC and Xbox, with the PlayStation 3 gaining access on April 24th. All episodes will be available for the Wii U through the Nintendo eShop.
Meet Ratonhnhaké:ton, the hero who will rise to fight the unjust and tyrannical King Washington. Learn more about the Wolf power, one of the special abilities locked in his lineage.Check out the trailer below or swing by our recent review of the first part of the DLC, titled "Infamy".
In the first episode of the Tyranny of King Washington series, our hero, Ratonhnhaké:ton, awakens from an unsettling dream to find that, despite his efforts to deliver justice in the newly-founded United States of America, a new king has been crowned – George Washington. The Infamy will take gamers through the beginning of the journey to dethrone King Washington.
Not only will players be gaining access to a new storyline, but the DLC also adds several new abilities, including the chance to control a pack of wolves, use camouflage, put warpaint on to enhance abilities and be filled with the rage of a bear.
Assassin’s Creed III The Tyranny of King Washington: The Infamy will be available on Microsoft’s Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system, PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and Windows PCs on February 19
Assassin’s Creed III The Tyranny of King Washington: The Betrayal will release on Microsoft’s Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system, PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and Windows PCs on March 19
Assassin’s Creed III The Tyranny of King Washington: The Redemption will be available on Microsoft’s Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system, PlayStation 3 computer entertainment system and Windows PCs on April 23
In the first episode of the Tyranny of King Washington series, our hero, Ratonhnhaké:ton, awakens from an unsettling dream to find that, despite his efforts to deliver justice in the newly-founded United States of America, a new king has been crowned – George Washington. The Infamy will take gamers through the beginning of the journey to dethrone King Washington.The first episode will be made available to season pass holders or those looking to purchase as a single DLC pack on February 19th for PC and Xbox 360, with a release for PlayStation 3 on February 20th. Currently no release date has been set for the Wii U version, however Ubisoft has previously stated that all DLC will made available on Nintendo's console at a later date.
The Hidden Secrets for Assassin’s Creed III adds three extra missions, including the Lost Mayan Ruins, the Ghost of War and a Dangerous Secret, for an additional hour of game play, taking gamers from the lost Mayan ruins to the high seas. Every successful mission is rewarded with in-game weapons. Gamers will also receive:Ubisoft has also confirmed that the upcoming "Tyranny of George Washington" will be making its way to the Wii U, however no release date has been offered yet for any platforms. The new DLC will be told through three episodic content packs, and follow an alternate history of the events following the American Revolution.
The Battle Hardened pack extends the Assassin's Creed III multiplayer experience with new playable characters and maps:
- Two single-player costumes including the fabled Captain of the Aquila uniform and the traditional Colonial Assassin outfit
- Two multiplayer characters including the fearsome Redcoat and the deadly Sharpshooter
- Three multiplayer characters including the influential Governor, the resilient Highlander and the fearsome Coyote Man
- Three multiplayer maps including Charlestown, Fort St-Mathieu and Saint Pierre
“The reception for Assassin’s Creed 3 has been exceptional, and this success has positioned the game among the best sellers of the 2012 holiday season” said Geoffroy Sardin, EMEA chief marketing & sales officer, Ubisoft. “We knew we had something special on our hands when Assassin’s Creed 3 was launched, and we’re really excited and proud to see how much fans are enjoying the latest installment in the franchise.”Assassin's Creed 3 is available now on PC, Xbox 360, Wii U and PlayStation 3 at all participating retailers.
As the revolution comes to a close, a new and most unexpected enemy emerges. Driven by the desire to secure the fate of the colonies, the greatest hero of the revolution, George Washington, succumbs to the temptation of infinite power. The new King is born and his reign leaves no one untouched. To return freedom to the land, our new hero must dethrone a tyrant he once called friend.You can check out the reveal trailer below, however no official release date has been given yet.
The Hidden Secrets for Assassin’s Creed III adds three extra missions, including the Lost Mayan Ruins, the Ghost of War and a Dangerous Secret, for an additional hour of gameplay, taking gamers from the lost Mayan ruins to the high seas. Every successful mission is rewarded with in-game weapons. Gamers will also receive:The DLC will also be available as a separate purchase on December 11th for PC and Xbox Live Arcade, and December 13th for the PlayStation Network. The first downloadable content pack will release for the Nintendo Wii U at a later date.
Two single-player costumes including the fabled Captain of the Aquila uniform and the traditional Colonial Assassin outfit Two multiplayer characters including the fearsome Redcoat and the deadly Sharpshooter
In August, when Ubisoft delayed the PC release beyond that of the console versions, gamers were bitterly disappointed. Many accused Ubisoft of deliberately holding back the PC version, primarily to avoid piracy, but also to keep the focus and limelight on the console versions. These accusations couldn’t be further from the truth, which is this: Ubisoft wanted to make an incredible PC version that rivaled all other games in terms of looks and tech, but to do so a small delay was required.The article then goes on to mention higher resolution textures and LOD, DirectX 11 tessellation, FXAA, and shadow quality.
Discover the extraordinary journey that will transform Connor into a Master Assassin and forever change the destiny of a nation.If you haven't yet, you can check out our recent review for what we thought about the wall jumping title, and you can also find what to expect in the PC edition over here.
Set against the backdrop of the American Revolution, prepare to be drawn back into the centuries old battle between the Assassin's Order and their sworn enemy, the Templars.
“First-week sell-through sales for Assassin’s Creed III are estimated at over 3.5 million units, representing a year-over-year increase of more than 100 percent,” Guillemot revealed. “Just Dance 4 is performing in line with our expectations and Far Cry 3 has achieved among the best playtest scores in Ubisoft’s history, confirming the game’s outstanding quality.”The developer is also looking ahead, stating that they expect positive results from their Wii U launch titles, including Rayman Legends and ZombiU, plus the upcoming title Far Cry 3.
The time is now at hand! Launch day is upon us! Check out the official Assassin's Creed III Launch Trailer and go deep into the untold history that didn't only create a new nation, but a new Master Assassin. Experience the hidden truth behind one of history's most influential wars -- the American Revolution -- and become a part of the legendary Brotherhood, yourself. Only in Assassin's Creed III.Check out the trailer below (HD here) for a glimpse into the mind of Connor, and what to expect from the newest assassin.
“Assassin’s Creed III is one of the most anticipated games of the year, and this impressive pre-order mark is just a hint of the game’s potential,” said Geoffroy Sardin, chief EMEA sales and marketing officer at Ubisoft. “When players discover the new features, historical period, characters and gaming experience that the development team has worked so hard to create, we’re confident that they will agree that this is the biggest, best Assassin’s Creed game yet.”In related news that Ubi would surely be less happy about, the Xbox 360 version of the game has found its way into the hands of copyright infringers, with a version of the game playable on modified consoles now out in the wild, five days before the game's official launch.
Customers still have time to place their pre-orders and benefit from exciting deals, including the Special Edition, an exclusive package with bonus in-game digital content; Single Player Mission: A Dangerous Secret, with an exclusive Flintlock Musket weapon reward. Available at all leading games retailers.
The PS3-exclusive four-mission arc begins with a special request from General Washington in exposing a rumored plot to overthrow West Point, a critical link in the defense of the Colonies against Great Britain. Across four missions, Connor will flush out Loyalist spies and work undercover for Benedict Arnold, culminating in a full-blown assault on West Point that Connor must halt at all costs.The content will be available only to PlayStation 3 purchases of Assassin's Creed 3, with no word on whether Xbox 360 and PC will get it later down the track. Check out the trailer below for a glimpse at what to expect in the betrayal of West Point.