Assassins Creed

  • Assassin's Creed Unity Has Problems, But I Still Love It

    … or tower defence. I remember it for its sunset-draped depiction of Constantinople. I don't remember Black Flag for its tie-in apps or fortresses, I remember it for its blue skies and sea shanties. Ditto for II's ruined Roman Forum, or III's snow-capped frontier. Unity, then, isn't something I'm inclined to assess solely in terms of its "video game…

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  • Assassin's Creed Unity has some very pretty concept art.

    … Assassin's Creed Unity has some very pretty concept art. This GIF was made from a series of three drawings depicting the Café Théâtre, posted by Ubisoft's David Alvarez to the Polycount forum's Unity art dump thread. Check it out to see some more of the textures, models and concepts people have created for the game. Art Dump - Assassin's Creed…

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  • Five Minutes of Assassin's Creed Unity At Its Most Ridiculous

    Click Here for the last Quickie - Rated E for Evil! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tud_x3D5xXw In this episode of Criken's Quickies we delve into the rich historical simulation that is Assassins Creed: Unity. As evidenced by this video, Paris in the late 18th century was a pretty wild fuckin' place. It's unclear what exactly went on during the revolution but histori ...

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  • Kotaku 'Shop Contest: Assassin's Creed Elsewhere: The Winners!

    … What time period could be more exciting than the French Revolution for Assassin's Creed? Judging by the number of entries we received for last week's 'shop contest, just about all of them. First, the winning time and place — New York City, 1932. That's when the famous "Lunch atop a Skyscraper" photo was taken, depicting construction crews…

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  • I Spent $100 In Assassin's Creed Unity So You Wouldn't Have To

    …. However, just because I think that Unity's use of MTX and a companion app were inevitable, it does not mean I think they were particularly friendly to those players who bought this new Assassins Creed on launch day (especially those players who pre-ordered or bought it before the review embargo was lifted). Going Full Ubisoft For the first 10 hours…

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  • Good Child of Light Joke, Assassin's Creed Rogue

    … Last year's Assassin's Creed included references to Watch Dogs. This year's Assassin's Creed Rogue for PS3 and Xbox 360 has a joke about another Ubisoft game, the lovely Child of Light. Check it out, if you don't mind a tiny spoiler about where part of Rogue takes place. Those guys are doing work at the fictional video game company Abstergo…

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  • Assassin's Creed Unity on PC vs PS4 vs Xbox One

    … While glitches get all the hype in Assassin's Creed Unity, it's worth remembering that the game is quite a looker, too. Digital Paris looks gorgeous. If you're on the fence as to what version of Unity to pick up, one of the many things to consider will be the graphics. Judging from DigitalFoundry's graphical comparison videos, all versions…

    Patricia Hernandez/ Kotaku- 3 readers -
  • Kotaku 'Shop Contest: Assassin's Creed Elsewhere

    …. This brings up Click "Choose file" if you're uploading your 'shop from your desktop 5. Alternatively, you can upload the 'Shop to a free image hosting service. I suggest imgur. Then paste the image's URL into the field that says "Image URL." Note: this must be the URL of the image itself, not the page where it is displayed. That means the URL…

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  • Why Assassin's Creed Makes No Sense To Me

    … on (exclusively) new-gen consoles this week with Assassin's Creed: Unity therefore strikes me as a warning sign for the future of the franchise. I should admit that I'm more on the casual side of Assassin's Creed fandom (my favorite story arch in the games so far was the one centered around Ezio that began in 2009 with the classic Assassin's Creed…

    Yannick Lejacq/ Kotaku- 2 readers -
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