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Assassin's Creed IV "best pirate game ever made!" says lead writer

Posted: 30.08.2013 by Technet2k

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Move over Sid Meier, because the pirate crown belongs in the hands of Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag, proclaims lead writer Darby McDevitt. It's the "best pirate game ever", as well as Assassin's Creed.

He feels there "hasn't really been a good pirate game," and Ubisoft have worked "very, very hard" on the swashbuckling in Black Flag. It's "all tied together very smartly," he said.

Ubisoft: Assassin's Creed IV goes back to "open-ended assassinations"

Posted: 22.08.2013 by Technet2k

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Recent Assassin's Creed titles have lost their more open-ended approaches to assassinating targets, instead becoming a more "linear Uncharted style" affair. Assassin's Creed IV will reverse this trend.

The cities in ACIV: Black Flag operate "very similarly" to the original two games. Edward Kenway was also written "very differently" from Ezio, says lead writer Darby McDevitt.

GamesCom 2013: PlayStation 4 launch date revealed, launch

Posted: 21.08.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Sony has announced in a press release that the PlayStation 4, as first revealed at GamesCom 2013, will be launching on the 15th November 2013 in the US and Canada, and will be released to select countries worldwide.

Ubisoft post 'Stealth Gameplay Walkthrough' for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

Posted: 15.08.2013 by Technet2k

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How sneaky can an assassin pirate be in the Caribbean? Ubisoft has posted some quick gameplay of stealthy assassinations in their latest walkthrough video for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

We'll see Edward using some sly moves and how to use the environment to our advantage. There's also a super quick glimpse at upgrades we can buy for our dashing swashbuckler.

New unboxing video shows off Buccaneer Edition of Assassin's Creed 4

Posted: 12.08.2013 by JonahFalcon

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Ubisoft has released a new trailer for Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, which quite dramatically shows off the contents of the special Buccaneer Edition being released in the UK and Europe, which is slightly different than the US version.