Ubisoft delays release of Assassin’s Creed Unity by two weeks

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For those of you looking forward to Assassin’s Creed Unity being released on October 28th, I got some bad news for you. Ubisoft has delayed the game by two weeks, with the new release date being November 11th in the U.S. and November 13th in Europe. Ubisoft made the announcement on … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed Stone Age: Meet Ook, the very first Assassin

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From the guys who brought us Modern War Gear Solid and Mario Warfare comes a new epic tale of assassinations and…pointy sticks. Check out Beat Down Boogie’s Assassin’s Creed AC/BC, featuring the very first Assassin, Ook. The Neandertemplars are up to no good, and it’s up to our caveman to … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed Unity gets an 11-minute gameplay video

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Ubisoft has released an 11-minute gameplay video for Assassin’s Creed Unity, the upcoming game that takes place during the 1789 French Revolution. Creative Director Alex Amancio narrates as our main character, Arno, is tasked with assassinating a Templar thug with strong economic connections. I’m in the minority here, but I … Continue reading

Michael Fassbender’s present and past characters revealed for Assassin’s Creed movie?

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We know that actor Michael Fassbender (X-Men: Days of Future Past) will star in the upcoming live-action Assassin’s Creed movie by Ubisoft Motion Pictures. The movie will be based on the Ubisoft franchise, but will have an original story. According to Patrick Dane of Film Divider, we learn that Michael … Continue reading

Halo, Destiny, Assassin’s Creed and Mass Effect composers to appear at PAX 2014

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Alright, video game music fans, keep PAX Prime 2014 on your radar. Composers from Halo, Mass Effect, Assassin’s Creed, Destiny and many more will be heading to the video game convention for the “Maestros of Video Games” panel at the PAX Sphinx Theatre located inside the Sheraton Seattle Hotel on Saturday, August … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed Rogue announced as PS3 and Xbox 360 AC game

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Ubisoft has officially announced that Assassin’s Creed Rogue is the Assassin’s Creed game coming out for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 on November 11th in North America. The game is being developed by Ubisoft Sofia, with help from Ubisoft’s Singapore, Montreal, Quebec, Chengdu, Milan and Bucharest studios. (Wow, Ubisoft … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed Unity CG trailer has Assassin and Templar working together

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Check out the new Assassin’s Creed Unity CG trailer featuring our Master Assassin, Arno Victor Dorian, running through the crowd and slicing up the French soldiers. The catch? He’s there to save a Templar…wha?! If you watch the trailer, he kills the leader and finds a female cloaked in a … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed Unity gets a real-life parkour video complete with French people

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Check out the latest real-life parkour video from YouTuber Devin Graham for Assassin’s Creed Unity. He’s done many of the Assassin’s Creed parkour in the past including the epic San Diego Comic-Con version where the Assassin parkours all over Downtown San Diego. This time, he has four Assassins at his disposal. … Continue reading

New Assassin’s Creed Unity trailer goes in depth with the experience

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Check out the latest Assassin’s Creed Unity trailer showing off the “Experience”. We get a better look at the new Anvil game engine, advanced reflection mapping, HDR graphics, fog and volumetric lighting, and gameplay. The buildings in France are nearly 1-to-1 scale, and the NPC characters are more detailed and alive. … Continue reading

Test out your parkour skills at the Assassin’s Creed Experience during San Diego Comic-Con

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With Assassin’s Creed being inspired by parkour, it shouldn’t surprise you that the company would have its own Chief Parkour Officer. Michael “Frosti” Zernow is the strategic advisor and is helping Ubisoft with bringing the Assassin’s Creed Experience to life at San Diego Comic-Con. After watching the demonstration video below, it definitely … Continue reading

E3 2014: Single player gameplay for Assassin’s Creed Unity

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Here’s our first look at the gameplay of Assassin’s Creed Unity and the first new feature they showed is called “Controlled Descent.” Controlled Descenta is a new way of getting from high atop a building to the ground in a more artistic way. So no more looking for a pile of haystack … Continue reading

E3 2014: First footage revealed for Assassin’s Creed: Unity

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Today was the official start of E3 2014 and we have lots of coverage starting today until this whole event is over. Xbox took center stage first and revealed Ubisoft’s new game Assassin’s Creed: Unity. We know that there will be two Assassin’s Creed games coming out one for the past gen … Continue reading

Justin Kurtzel set to direct Assassin’s Creed movie?

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While geeks everywhere are salivating at the mouth due to today’s Star Wars casting announcement, another nerdy endeavor has some big news of its own. The highly anticipated Assassin’s Creed movie might just have found its director in Aussie filmmaker Justin Kurtzel. Although Micheal Fassbender has been attached to the project for … Continue reading

Honest Game Trailers does Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag

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Honest Game Trailers is back, and this time their next victim is Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag. They poke fun of the pronunciation of Ubisoft, why Assassin’s Creed still isn’t taking place in Feudal Japan, and Edward Kenway being an expert Assassin despite his lack of training. Source: Smosh Games

Look like Desmond in these cool Assassin’s Creed-inspired hoodies

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Ubisoft has its own store, the Ubisoft Workshop, that sells Assassin’s Creed clothing and merchandise, but they can really cost an arm and a leg. If you’re looking for something cheaper, Amazon and Deal Man has some cool Assassin’s Creed-style hoodies, allowing you to look like the main protagonist in … Continue reading

Ubisoft officially announces Assassin’s Creed Unity

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Kotaku broke the news with leaks indicating that Ubisoft is working on a new game called Assassin’s Creed Unity. Now Ubisoft has officially announced that the game is indeed happening, and it will be a next-gen only title for the PS4, Xbox One and PC. The announcement reveals that Unity … Continue reading

*UPDATED* Watch Dogs trademark abandoned by Ubisoft

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  *Update* Well looks like someone really wanted to screw with Ubisoft as [email protected] emailed Ubisoft to confirm that the trademark name for Watch Dogs was dropped after being signed by the Chief Executive Officer of Ubisoft Entertainment, Yves Guillemot.   The problem is Yves Guillemot never signed any documents, nor has anyone … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed Liberation: Buried prejudice observation

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So I’ve put a good amount of time in Assassin’s Creed Liberation and have thoroughly enjoyed my gameplay experience so far, but as I immerse myself in to this world, small things come to mind that I’ve noticed. Particularly I’m a black woman in The South during 1777. That basically … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD Review

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If you’re looking for a breakout Assassin’s Creed game that will redefine the way that you look at the stealth action genre, then you might want to look elsewhere. Don’t get me wrong, Assassin’s Creed: Liberations HD is a great game, just don’t expect too much outside of the box. … Continue reading

NR Podcast #31: Ant-Man, Justice League, Next-gen Capcom problems and Pirate Love

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Download | Itunes | Subscribe to RSS | Previous Episodes l Twitter The Nerd Reactor gang talks about the new casting for Ant-Man, Warner Bros. about Justice league, CES, Capcom’s troubles with next-gen consoles, and pirate love. Podcasters: John “Spartan” Nguyen and Mark Pacis with special guest JR Cajigas.

New screenshots for Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD

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I know there are many of you who do not own a PlayStation Vita who are big fans of the Assassin’s Creed series. Now you can be excited to check out Aveline’s story when Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD becomes available next week. Check out some new screenshots above and below. … Continue reading

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag ‘Freedom Cry’ DLC launch trailer

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Check out the launch trailer for Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag‘s DLC, “Freedom Cry”. In the DLC, you’ll be playing as the captured slave turned pirate, Adewale. He’s on a mission to take down slave owners and to free slaves. Since Adewale will be the main character, he’ll have the … Continue reading