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Deals

Assassin's Creed Unity pre-order deals from PC to console


Uplay keys and eight-gen deals
Nov 07
Deals brought to you by the crew at Dealzon. FYI: sales from certain retailers go toward supporting Destructoid. Those in the UK are probably keenly aware of the fact, but Assassin's Creed Unity is no longer available fo... read
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Hard in the Uplay-nt

Hard in the Uplay-nt: Ubisoft pulls upcoming PC games from Steam


Going hard in the Uplay-nt
Nov 06
Ubisoft's biggest three upcoming releases, F4r Cry, Assassin's Creed Unity, and The Crew have been pulled from Steam, the place where a lot of people buy and play their PC games.  PCGamesN got this statement from Ub... read
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Assassin's Creed: Unity

Assassin's Creed: Unity gets a shaving cream promotion


Haha I felt so ridiculous typing that
Nov 05
Limited edition shaving gels. That's where we've progressed as a society. For a "limited time" you can get a can of Edge shaving gel at your local retailer and unlock special items for Assassin's Creed: Unity. All in all, you... read
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Assassin's Creed Unity

What the hell, Assassin's Creed? Time-travel isn't part of the deal


This throws a monkey wrench into things
Oct 30
Well, this changes things up. Assassin's Creed Unity is going where no ancestral assassin has gone before -- the future. This trailer shows the Animus simulation collapsing, forcing the protagonist -- still acting and d... read
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Phantom Blade

You'll probably end up putting an eye out with this Assassin's Creed blade


This isn't going to end well, is it?
Oct 28
Do you have delusions of grandeur, the likes of which lead you to fancy yourself a great assassin among the likes of Ezio Auditore da Firenze or Arno Dorian? A mere $60 will put you significantly closer to assassin authentic... read
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Assassin's Creed Unity

There are just too many assassins in the new AC Unity TV ad


The brochure said there'd only be a few
Oct 24
The new Assassin's Creed Unity television spot sheds a few tears, but it sheds way more blood. That's what happens when it figuratively rains assassins in the streets, from the roofs, and through the windows. Sometimes it takes a flood to spark a revolution. read
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Assassin's Creed bundle

Microsoft takes a stab at moving more Xbox Ones with Assassin's Creed bundle


Comes with two games instead of just one
Oct 15
Microsoft's current strategy for selling as many Xbox Ones as it possibly can is largely to offer a bundle for almost every major release. Sunset Overdrive, Madden, Call of Duty -- the list goes on and on. Now, Assassin'... read
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AC Rogue

This Assassin's Creed Rogue story trailer is actually important


Not just because he kicks a guy off a ledge
Oct 13
Every major videogame these days is accompanied by a seemingly endless barrage of trailers prior to release. That's just how things work now. A lot of it is little more than filler to keep the audience constantly reminded th... read
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And some things I didn't like
It's been four years since Assassin's Creed became an annual fixture. Every year, like clockwork, Ubisoft releases a brand new, fully developed title in the AC series. But things have changed slightly this year. In a surprisi... read feature

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AC Unity's Notre Dame

One dev spent two years making the Notre Dame in Assassin's Creed Unity


Time well spent
Oct 06
The Paris depicted in Assassin's Creed Unity is shaping up to be a juggernaut among videogame cities. Larger than all other Assassin's Creed locales to date and significantly more detailed, the development team is t... read
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The developers are going to great lengths to ensure it
Modern-day Paris is vastly different than the city that served as the backdrop to one of the most famous uprisings in history: the French Revolution. Some of the greatest locales of the revolution are now gone -- either on th... read feature

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AC Rogue

Assassin's Creed Rogue looks like a frigid Black Flag


20 minutes from EGX
Sep 30
Ubisoft demoed more than 20 minutes of Assassin's Creed Rogue gameplay at EGX this past weekend, and that's enough to notice the obvious likenesses to Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag. The naval fights look largely simil... read
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Kittens!

Even I can stand Assassin's Creed when kittens are involved


Too Cute (TM)
Sep 27
This is pretty much just kittens. But they're so cute!  read
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AC Unity

Assassin's Creed Unity lets you pick the skills for your kills


How will you customize your assassin?
Sep 26
Ubisoft's trying something new with its approach to Assassin's Creed Unity -- customization. For the first time ever, there's a progression system that lets you upgrade Arno in whatever way best fits your style. The fou... read
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Well that's one way to placate fans
Ubisoft has unveiled the current DLC plans for Assassin's Creed Unity by way of their Season Pass, and it's a doozy. Firstly, you'll be getting a new story campaign that takes place after Unity. It deals with a set of un... read feature

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Assassin's Creed toy

This Assassin's Creed toy is sort of nice, also awful


Our pal Steven Hansen may or may not disagree
Sep 12
Major League Baseball's San Francisco Giants hosted the organization's first-ever "Video Gamer Night" Wednesday ahead of a game with the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks. Admission to the special event at AT&T Park came with... read
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Assassin's Creed bundle

Assassin's Creed bundle goes America all over everybody's ass


AC III, IV, and Liberation HD
Sep 08
As if Ubisoft weren't unleashing enough Assassin's Creed on the world this fall with Unity and Rogue slated for November, it has one more trick up its sleeve to rope in some players with less familiarity of the... read
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Assassin's Creed Rogue

Eye stabbing and whale watching in this new Assassin's Creed Rogue video


As if cornering an assassin against a cliff has ever worked
Sep 05
Just three days ago we got some new screens for the upcoming Assassin's Creed Rogue, but it seems like Ubisoft is intent on releasing a slow trickle of media leading up to its November 11 release. Today, we have a video deta... read
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Assassin's Creed Rogue

New Assassin's Creed Rogue screenshots have come into port


Two dudes talking: CONFIRMED
Sep 02
If you have ever wanted to aim an old timey rifle, stand on a ship and talk to a guy in a funny hat, or stare longingly at a vessel not far off shore, then you are in luck, because all three of those exciting endeavors are de... read
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Assassin's Creed

Ubisoft pushes Assassin's Creed Unity to November


It's now releasing right next to Assassin's Creed Rogue
Aug 28
Ubisoft's upcoming current-generation Assassin's Creed game, Unity, has been delayed a couple of weeks to November 11 in the US and November 13 in Europe. "Now that the team has a near-finished game, those extra two weeks wil... read
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Assassins' Creed iOS

Assassinís Creed Memories is a free-to-play iOS game, is out now


What?
Aug 22
Ubisoft actually has a decent history when it comes to putting Assassin's Creed games on iOS. Pirates wasn't bad, and neither was Rearmed. But this week's iOS release doesn't sound all that enticing, as it combines ... read
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Ubisoft at PAX

Watch Assassin's Creed and play other Ubisoft games at PAX Prime


Plenty to see, plenty to play
Aug 21
Ubisoft seemingly takes the same approach to all of its PAX showings -- theater presentations of Assassin's Creed, and playable demos of its other upcoming games. PAX Prime 2014 in Seattle next week is no different, except fo... read
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What if the next Assassin's Creed went to the Stone Age?


New weapons like ... rocks!
Aug 19
From the makers of Super Mario Warfare and all those wonderful cosplay montages comes Assassin's Creed: AC/BC. What if the Assassin's series starred cavemen from the Stone Age? That's what Beat Down Boogie wanted to find out.  Oh of course there's DLC.  read
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Wii U

Watch Dogs will be Ubisoft's final M-rated Wii U game


Wii U owners aren't buying Assassin's Creed, says CEO
Aug 19
Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot has spoken with Game Informer about what Wii U owners can expect to see from the company, and it's going to be more family-oriented games. Those sell well enough with that audience, while, unsurpris... read
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Assassin's Creed

Here's a full look at one of Assassin's Creed Unity's open-ended missions


11 minutes of footage with developer commentary
Aug 14
With Assassin's Creed Unity, Ubisoft is promising missions that feature multiple ways to complete a given objective. Hamza talked about this "black box" design in his recent preview, and here's a look at one of the ways an e... read
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Except now you're a bad guy so you can totally kill everybody
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag was a huge game. Like, you could easily sink 100 hours into that whole experience before getting 100 percent completion. So Assassin's Creed Rogue may or may not be quite the game for you. It ... read feature

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Assassin's Creed Unity

Assassin's Creed Unity's two big changes that I'm excited for


Changes that will hopefully make the experience less frustrating
Aug 13
Okay, so technically there's three big changes that everyone will be excited about, the third being the whole two- to four-player cooperative experience in Assassin's Creed Unity. Personally I'm not all that looking forward t... read
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Assassin's Creed Rogue

Ubisoft's already offering the first hands-on with Assassin's Creed Rogue


Try it first at gamescom
Aug 06
Assassin's Creed Rogue may have only been officially announced for an entire day now, but Ubisoft already has plans to let fans try it out in the very near future. If you happen to be at gamescom in Cologne, Germany next... read
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Play as a Templar
Rumors have been floating around since March about Ubisoft's plans to release two Assassin's Creed titles this year -- one for current consoles and one for legacy consoles. Originally codenamed Comet, Ubisoft formally reveal... read feature

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Assassin's Creed Unity

You won't be decapitating anybody in Assassin's Creed Unity


That's okay, there are plenty of ways to skin a Frenchman
Jul 29
Early marketing materials for Assassin's Creed Unity have largely included guillotines, headless bodies, and severed heads on pikes. It makes sense; the clash of classes that was the French Revolution was an awfully bloo... read






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