Assassin's Creed II: Discovery Micro-Review: Worth Discovering?

Once again, Assassin's Creed vaults from the home console to the portable platform with the iPhone spin-off Assassin's Creed II: Discovery, starring the second game's Ezio de Auditore as he travels to Spain. » 2/19/10 9:00pm 2/19/10 9:00pm

Why They Went With A Soundalike For Portable Ezio

Is there a fundamental difference between the character voices we expect to hear from a 2D game and a 3D game? The makers of the Assassin's Creed II DS game thought so. » 1/22/10 4:00pm 1/22/10 4:00pm

When A Thumb Gets In An iPhone Gamer's Way, More or Less

Yesterday Kotaku reported about the latest attempt to give players joystick control of a character in an iPhone game, without blocking too much of the screen. Today, check out five videos that show five approaches to dealing with the problem. » 1/22/10 10:40am 1/22/10 10:40am

An Attempt To Solve The iPhone's Joysticklessness, Radically

There's a big problem with video games on Apple's iPod Touch and iPhone. There's no joystick to control them with, no directional pad to press. Just glass to touch and a device to tilt. At last, there's a strange solution. » 1/21/10 10:40am 1/21/10 10:40am

Assassin's Creed II Discovery iPhone Preview: Sonic-y

It may have sneaked out early, in apparently unfinished form, but the iPhone take on Assassin's Creed II will finally be out in February. Since last week, I've been playing it. It's Sonic-y. » 1/20/10 4:00pm 1/20/10 4:00pm

New Assassin's Creed Briefly Appears For iPhone, Disappears

Touch Arcade was lucky enough to spot Assassin's Creed II: Discovery, an iPhoned/iTouched version of last year's DS game of the same name on Apple's app store this week. Too bad the game was taken down. » 1/08/10 3:00pm 1/08/10 3:00pm

Assassin's Creed II: Discovery DS Confirmed

Ubisoft finally confirms Assassin's Creed II: Discovery for the Nintendo DS, presenting an untold chapter from Assassin's Creed II on the handheld this November. » 9/25/09 12:20pm 9/25/09 12:20pm

Assassin's Creed II iPhone Releasing With Console Cousins

iPhone and iPod Touch owners will get their second helping of Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed this November, when Assassin's Creed II: Discovery hits Apple's App Store day and date with the console releases. » 9/09/09 2:00pm 9/09/09 2:00pm