Assassin's Creed News

Rumour: Assassin's Creed Taking A Gap Year? 2016 Version Cancelled?

Assassin's Creed Taking A Gap Year? 2016 Version Cancelled?

A break in the continuum

As we all know, Assassin's Creed has been an annual franchise since 2010 and we have come to expect a new game to be released every year. That might change this year however, as the 2016 installment is rumored to have been cancelled, with the next title being released in 2017. According to Autoomoblie, a Ubisoft developer...

News: Ubisoft Registers New Assassin's Creed Related Domain - New Collection On the Way?

Ubisoft Registers New Assassin's Creed Related Domain - New Collection On the Way?

The time for hyperbole and conjecture is nigh

Hot on the heels of announcing the release dates for the final two entries in the Assassin's Creed Chronicles series, Ubisoft have been doing a bit of business with their domain registrar of choice to pick up a new dotcom. Indeed, the company has registered assassinscreedcollection.com, giving rise to...

News: Assassin's Creed Chronicles Russia and India Confirmed for Early 2016

Assassin's Creed Chronicles Russia and India Confirmed for Early 2016

Round trip

After the success of the first in Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed Chronicles series - Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China - everybody has been wondering when the next game in the franchise would be released. Well, Ubisoft have confirmed the release dates of BOTH remaining titles, and they're both hitting Xbox One very early in 2016. First up...

News: EA Ready To Make An Assassin's Creed-Style Open-World Game

EA Ready To Make An Assassin's Creed-Style Open-World Game

From battlefields to open-worlds

Electronic Arts are best known for their catalogue of yearly sports titles and popular shooters, but that is set to change as they plan on having a go at the open-world adventure genre with the help of former Assassin's Creed producer and series co-creator, Jade Raymond. Announced at the UBS Global Technology...

Gamescom 2015: New Assassin's Creed Syndicate Trailer Provides Further Details

New Assassin's Creed Syndicate Trailer Provides Further Details

Out for a night on the town? Just...bring the lads, yeah?

Ubisoft has released another trailer for its upcoming annual installment in the Assassin's Creed franchise, Assassin's Creed Syndicate. The announcement at E3 2015 showed London in all its computer-generated glory and since then a few more trailers have released with some gameplay nods, but...

News: Assassin's Creed Syndicate Set to Go On Tour

Assassin's Creed Syndicate Set to Go On Tour

Cor blimey, guv'nor

Ubisoft have announced that they'll be taking Assassin's Creed Syndicate on a bit of a tour. Players will see more about the game at Ubisoft's E3 presser (times here) but after that, the game will hit the road to allow players to get hands-on with it as if they were at the show. Events will take place in Amsterdam, Berlin,...

News: Next Assassin's Creed Title to Be Revealed on Tuesday

Next Assassin's Creed Title to Be Revealed on Tuesday

Livestreamin'

Ubisoft have confirmed that the next title in the Assassin's Creed franchise will be revealed on Tuesday during a special live stream. Screenshots from the game were leaked as long ago as December, and Ubisoft confirmed that the assets were genuine. The images showed that the game is at least partially set in Victorian London, and the...

News: Ubisoft Confirms Assassin's Creed Chronicles Trilogy Kicking Off on Xbox One in April

Ubisoft Confirms Assassin's Creed Chronicles Trilogy Kicking Off on Xbox One in April

Taking the series to 2.5D

Ubisoft has announced that they're bringing a new branch of the Assassin's Creed franchise to Xbox One starting in April. The new three-part series of games will be entitles Assassin's Creed Chronicles, and will start out with Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China, which will launch as a downloadable title on April 22nd. Each...

News: New Assassin's Creed Unity Patch Says Goodbye to Companion App Requirements

New Assassin's Creed Unity Patch Says Goodbye to Companion App Requirements

Seeing sense

A new patch for Assassin's Creed Unity has gone into certification, which does away with the requirements to use Initiates or the much-maligned Assassin's Creed Companion App. Content that was previously locked behind the ridiculous requirements will now be available to all players, meaning that the game is indeed a game again, and not...

Review: Assassin's Creed Unity (Xbox One)

Assassin's Creed Unity (Xbox One)

Divided you'll fall

When you load up an Assassin’s Creed title for the first time, you kind of know what to expect. Every entry in the series adds another layer of things that we assume will continue through to appear in the next game. From the basic free-running of the first title, through to the sprawling open-world adventure that was Black...