Assassin's Creed 3 News (PC)

Ubisoft: "We want to improve out relationship" with PC gamers

Posted: 22.02.2013 by Technet2k

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Publisher Ubisoft is expanding their Uplay Store to include third-party titles from the likes of rivals EA and Warner Brothers. They want more of the digital distribution pie in the PC market.

This shows Ubisoft's "commitment to PC," claims Uplay director Stephanie Perotti. They know they've got a chequered past with desktop gamers, and say PC Far Cry 3 and AC3 were "very high quality."

Rumour: Ghost Recon Anthology, AC3: Washington Edition out this spring

Posted: 20.02.2013 by Technet2k

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Ubisoft is apparently gearing up to release a bundle of Ghost Recon titles with Advanced Warfighter 1 & 2 and the latest Future Soldier all bunking together in the Ghost Recon Anthology.

That's not all as they also plan for a Washington Edition for Assassin's Creed III, which presumably would include all the Tyranny of King Washington DLC. Both are rumoured for a spring release.

Black Ops 2, Xbox 360 lead US sales in January

Posted: 15.02.2013 by JonahFalcon

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The NPD Group has revealed the top selling games for January 2013, which was led by Call of Duty: Black Ops 2, continuing its domination of the market.

Furthermore, the Xbox 360 led for the 25th straight month with 281,000 unit sales. Neither Sony nor Nintendo revealed their hardware sales for January, however.

Ubisoft Singapore on Assassin's Creed III navy, "number one rule" was stick to Connor Poll

Posted: 13.02.2013 by Technet2k

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Assassin's Creed III was an enormous effort spanning multiple development studios around the world. Ubisoft Singapore, a relative newcomer, was tasked with taking Connor onto the high seas.

It required a lot of balancing, making sure it was authentic enough without being too realistic and therefore slow. The most important thing was getting to feel that we're playing as Connor, not the boat.

Rumour: Next Assassin's Creed 3 DLC on pirates, called Black Flags

Posted: 11.02.2013 by Technet2k

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There are competing rumours right now with regards to the name Black Flags and the Assassin's Creed series. One source claims it's the name of some future DLC for Connor to take a hidden blade too.

Another claims that it's actually a whole other Assassin's Creed title in the works, which Ubisoft has already teased exists, and said it was 'due Holiday 2013' and labelled 'AC4: Black Flags'.