Assassin’s Creed III gets three special editions

Tuesday, 27 March 2012 00:01 GMT By Brenna Hillier

Ubisoft will close out the Assassin’s Creed trilogy with with a trinity of special editions.

The three editions feature a range of in-game content and packaged goodies, and there doesn’t sem to be any way to get absolutely everything in one package, so here’s the full run down on each:

    The Freedom Edition

  • Assassin’s Creed III retail game
  • A 24-cm high-quality figurine of Connor
  • A steel book case art drawn by awards-winning comic artist Alex Ross
  • George Washington’s notebook revealing all the truth & secrets about the Assassins and the Templars during the American Revolution
  • One exclusive Lithograph
  • Two in-game Single Player Missions:
    – Lost Mayan Ruins: Connor’s mission leads him in an old Mayan pyramid, full of mysteries and revelations. Players will be able to unlock Captain Kidd’s fabled cutlass, a deadly, brutal and beautiful piece of steel.
    – Ghost of War: The tide of the Revolution turns into the Templars favour. Defeat your enemies and unlock The Pontiac’s War Club, a powerful Native American weapon.
  • One in-game Multiplayer Package:
    – The Sharpshooter package: Unleash the Sharpshooter fury in multiplayer with 1 new character, the Sharpshooter, 1 Relic, 1 Emblem, 1 special Picture and the Title of “The Jester”.
    The Join or Die Edition

  • Assassin’s Creed III retail game
  • The medallion of the Assassins with its high-quality curd ladle
  • George Washington’s notebook revealing all the truth & secrets about the Assassins and the Templars during the American Revolution
  • One in-game Single Player Mission:
    – Ghost of War: The tide of the Revolution turns into the Templars favour. Defeat your enemies and unlock The Pontiac’s War Club, a powerful Native American weapon.
  • One in-game Multiplayer Package:
    – The Sharpshooter package: Unleash the Sharpshooter fury in multiplayer with 1 new character, the Sharpshooter, 1 Relic, 1 Emblem, 1 special Picture and the Title of “The Jester”.
    The Special Edition

  • Special packaging
  • Assassin’s Creed III retail game
  • One in-game Single Player Missions:
    – A Dangerous Secret: Fight against a secret that could jeopardise the funding of the revolution. In case of success, you’ll be rewarded with an exclusive weapon: a Flintlock Musket.

Images of the two more luxurious packages follow. Assassin’s Creed III is due on PC, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 in October, with a Wii U version due whenever the console arrives. Ubisoft Australia noted that special editions can be ordered through Ubishop, but presumably some territories will have retail deals going; check with your favourite store.


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