​Your PC Must Be Très Magnifique For Assassin's Creed Unity

The next big Assassin's Creed game, Unity, looks like it's going to be very pretty and very French. Both are good things in my book—though given that I can't actually speak French and my last name is "LeJacq," I might be a tad biased. There's one thing we can all agree on, however: its PC requirements are insane. » 10/23/14 4:15pm 10/23/14 4:15pm

New Assassin's Creed Spinoff Is A Sidescroller In 16th-Century China

Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China won't be like Unity or Rogue, the big console titles that Ubisoft is delivering this fall. No, the new game will be a 2.5D sidescroller featuring Shao Jun, an Assassin trained by fan-favorite Ezio Auditore. And the game will only be available to people who've bought the Assassin's… » 9/22/14 12:17pm 9/22/14 12:17pm

Assassin's Creed Rogue is Actually Pretty Different

My problem with the Assassin's Creed games is that I always try to play them like stealth games, and Assassin's Creed is not a very good stealth game. It's a great action game, when it wants to be, but it's just not built for stealth as anything other than a side-mechanic. It's not adaptive enough; stray from the… » 8/20/14 10:00am 8/20/14 10:00am

Nintendo Fans Don’t Buy Assassin’s Creed, Ubisoft Says

Ubisoft has been more supportive of Nintendo's Wii U than most of its peers, but the company has also remained wary of the console's weak commercial performance. In a recent interview, Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot sounded more doubtful than ever about the prospects of selling his hit Assassin's Creed games on the Wii U. » 8/19/14 11:00am 8/19/14 11:00am