Tag Archives: Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation
Fri, Oct 25, 2013 | 17:09 BST
Ubisoft Quebec’s director of narrative design, Jill Murray, has said she prefers “juicy and real” when it comes to narrative involving female portrayals in games, and feels when writers are “trying” to portray them in a positive light, it comes across as disingenuous.
Fri, Sep 06, 2013 | 18:24 BST
Assassin’s Creed 3 Liberation may be released on platforms other than Vita if a logo on a Chinese forum is to be believed. According to the screencap, the game’s logo calls it “Assassin’s Creed Liberation HD – as noted on the supposed list of upcoming digital releases from Ubisoft. This suggests a PC, PSN and Xbox Live launch. Also noted is something called Assassin’s Creed: Pirates, which Eurogamer suggests is a mobile game tie-in for Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag. Hit the link for more and keep this under your rumor hat until confirmation comes.
Fri, Aug 30, 2013 | 12:20 BST
Sony has announced a big European and Australian sale on the Assassin’s Creed series that spans PS3, PSP and PS Vita.
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 | 09:15 BST
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag owners on PS3 and PS4 will get a batch of three exclusive missions starring Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation’s hero Aveline. Ubsioft has shed new light on what the content involves in a new blog.
Tue, Apr 16, 2013 | 09:30 BST
Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation composer Winifred Phillips has scooped a Game Audio Network Guild award for her PS Vita score.
Thu, Feb 28, 2013 | 00:30 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation writer Jill Murray has downplayed Ubisoft’s decision to feature a black, female protagonist, instead calling on the rest of the industry to catch up.
Mon, Feb 18, 2013 | 04:23 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation has won the Writer’s Guild of America’s 2013 Outstanding Achievement in Videogame Writing award.
Tue, Nov 06, 2012 | 00:38 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation players have been hit by a nasty bug, according to a number of reports gathered by PocketGamer. The issue reportedly leaves players stranded at the Animus loading screen even after reset and reload, and while Ubisoft has been made aware of the issue, there’s no ETA on a fix. Make regular back ups using the Vita’s content manager so in a worst case scenario you won’t lose much progress.
Tue, Oct 30, 2012 | 00:29 GMT
With Hurricane Sandy bearing down I’d expect you to have other matters on your mind, but on the off chance, be advised, via Kotaku, that midnight launches for Assassin’s Creed 3 have been cancelled in areas likely to be affected by Hurricane Sandy. Call ahead if you’re unsure whether your local store is staying open, and if you really must get hold of a game you’ll be unable to play when the electricity goes out, Kotaku also notes that some vendors have broken street date in compensation for the cancelled launches. (Also, Kotaku’s inaccessible from my desk right now; let’s blame Sandy for that, too.) Stay safe, friends.
Mon, Oct 29, 2012 | 22:43 GMT
Ubisoft and Sony have outlined what extras are in store for PlayStation fans who pick up Assassin’s Creed 3 and Vita spin-off Liberation.
Mon, Oct 29, 2012 | 01:37 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation looks so much like a full console game somehow squeezed into a portable that you could almost forget it has some fancy platform-exclusive features. One of these is touch controls, which are explained in the video through the break; purists will be pleased to note that touch is entirely optional.
Mon, Oct 22, 2012 | 05:48 BST
Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation writer Jill Murray has said Ubisoft has deliberately left vague the question of who’s memories the game’s story comes from.
Sat, Oct 20, 2012 | 20:28 BST
Assassin’s Creed 3 – it’s okay if the “truth” is uncomfortable, as long as it’s factual, says Hutchinson
Assassin’s Creed 3 creative director Alex Hutchinson has said he doesn’t mind if the “truth” told in the series is uncomfortable, as long as it’s backed up by facts.
Fri, Oct 19, 2012 | 02:10 BST
An Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation video has appeared online, which tells a bit of Aveline’s story. Watch it below. Liberation is a Vita tie-in due at the end of the month, and is the first in the series to star a female assassin.
Wed, Oct 17, 2012 | 23:07 BST
Just when I thought I couldn’t possibly be any more excited for Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation, it turns out you can play dress-ups.
Tue, Oct 09, 2012 | 01:58 BST
Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation has turned into a GIF-generating machine following the release of this developer diary, because it is replete with gameplay best described as “scha-weeeeeet”.
Mon, Sep 24, 2012 | 17:05 BST
The bustling cities of Revolution-era America may tempt some, but it’s the vast wilderness of the frontier where Connor is most at home. Get our latest hands on impressions and comment from Ubisoft’s Steve Masters.
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 | 08:45 BST
Sony has unveiled its TGS demo and playable line up, underlining the company’s push on PS Vita software. Soul Sacrifice, Assassin’s Creed 3 Liberation and PS All-Stars lead the handheld charge.
Wed, Aug 15, 2012 | 04:17 BST
Assassin’s Creed 3 is all very well, but can you play it on the bus? And does it have a female assassin protagonist? The answer to both these questions is “no”, but Vita-exclusive Liberation is here to fill the gap. See the portable in action, showing off some of its unique features including alligator wrestling, through the break.
Wed, Aug 15, 2012 | 00:28 BST
Three beautiful new Assassin’s Creed 3: Liberation screenshots out of gamescom, and then those three screens again, displayed on a Vita. Such bounty.