I’ll be the first to admit that I had given up on the Assassin’s Creed series. The last game in the franchise that I actually purchased was Black Flag, which many fans will say is when the series peaked. Ubisoft then took a huge hit in credibility with Unity, which was an ambitious title, to say the least, but overall a complete mess of a game at launch. A year later we had Syndicate, which is act...[Read More]
Ubisoft just announced that Assassin’s Creed Origins will receive a free update early next year called Discovery Tour by Assassin’s Creed: Ancient Egypt that will allow players to explore Ancient Egypt without any stress of combat, time constraints, or story beats.
PAX West is only a week away and Ubisoft has finally announced their show floor lineup. Be one of the first fans to do some aerial dogfighting and take out cultists in a hands on demo of Farcry 5. If that’s not exciting enough, how about a competition open to everyone for a chance to win a special Farcry 5 Pinny Arcade pin! You and seven competitors will tame the great outdoors in, you guess...[Read More]
Ubisoft and Square Enix have just revealed that the worlds of Assassin’s Creed and Final Fantasy XV will be colliding when the newest DLC for Final Fantasy XV, Assassin’s Festival, drops later this month. On August 30th, FFXV players who have collected the Moogle Chocobo Carnival event’s Dream Egg will receive an Assassin’s outfit for Noctis. On August 31st, the day after, ...[Read More]
At Xbox’s Pre-Gamescom briefing, Ubisoft unveiled a brand new CGI trailer that dives deep into the world of Assassin’s Creed Origins. Besides showing the beautiful and mysterious land of Ancient Egypt in great detail, we get glimpses of some famous historical figures that main character, Bayek, will be interacting with, namely Cleopatra and Ptolemy.
While playing the new demo for Assassin’s Creed Origins on Xbox One X, one of the developers from Ubisoft Montreal kept talking how he loved the hippos that inhabited this region. So, after starting my Egyptian journey as one of the first of the Assassins, Bayek, my one mission was to find these majestic beasts.
When it comes to the almost annual Assassin’s Creed franchise, I’ve always reserved my excitement. I thought the first game was a phenomenal idea and I even enjoyed Assassin’s Creed 2. However, I lost touch with these games shortly after trying out Brotherhood, finding most of them to be the same song and dance. For many players, this was the case as well. Ubisoft also lost a bun...[Read More]
Over the last two years, children of the apple have waited eagerly for the next installment in the beloved franchise. For the last two years, faithful Assassins have been wondering what was to come next in the Assassin’s Creed franchise after a rumor emerged hinting at the next Assassin’s Creed game taking place in Egypt. Although the world reveal for Assassin’s Creed Origins is ...[Read More]