Tag Archives: Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag
Fri, May 24, 2013 | 08:29 BST
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag is set in Ubisoft Montreal’s most ambitious open world to date. Creative head Jean Guesdon tells Dave Cook what it takes to craft such a dense environment.
Tue, May 21, 2013 | 21:14 BST
Xbox One will receive top Ubisoft titles, including Watch Dogs and Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag. The publisher will launch at least six next-gen titles Microsoft’s format in the next 12 months.
Tue, May 21, 2013 | 15:25 BST
Jean Guesdon, creative director at Ubisoft Montreal, has told VG247 that while the PS4 is definitely a hug leap forward compared to PS3, those who plan on purchasing Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag for PS3 won’t be disappointed, as it will still be a stellar experience.
Wed, May 15, 2013 | 23:00 BST
Ubisoft is cautiously forecasting fewer sales of Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag than last year’s entry, Assassin’s Creed 3.
Wed, May 15, 2013 | 19:07 BST
Ubisoft has released a new trailer for Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag, showing off some high seas battle, pirate mayhem, and leaping assassins. Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag is out on October on PC, PS3, Wii U, and Xbox 360 and next-gen systems.
Mon, May 13, 2013 | 19:02 BST
Assassin’s Creed 5: Black Flag publisher Ubisoft has released a new developer Q&A video looking at the game’s historical influences, and discussing the pirate setting at large. Ubisoft has also released details of a new Blackbeard collectible figurine that will come with certain – to be determined – pre-order bundles via Uplay and other stockists.
Fri, May 03, 2013 | 20:32 BST
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag tells the tale of redemption amid a era filled with licentiousness, according to scriptwriter Darby McDevitt, which should shed some light on the wenchery we saw in the announcement trailer.
Thu, May 02, 2013 | 13:20 BST
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag creative director Jean Guesdon has stated that his team has proven that the franchise is relevant, and that it justifies yearly sequels. However, he admitted that the brand still has a long way to go.
Fri, Apr 26, 2013 | 11:41 BST
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag pre-order customers can get exclusive access to the game’s social and multimedia hub “The Watch”. Developer Ubisoft has trailered the service, showing off what it’s all about.
Mon, Apr 08, 2013 | 11:37 BST
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag pre-order editions will feature a free poster drawn by comic legend Todd McFarlane. Ubisoft has released a new trailer that shows the poster being made, and the inspiration behind it.
Tue, Apr 02, 2013 | 04:00 BST
Ubisoft Montreal boss Yannis Mallat believes Assassin’s Creed fans enjoy the franchise’s yearly release schedule, which gives development teams time off while still delivering fresh product.
Mon, Mar 25, 2013 | 17:15 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag has received its first gameplay trailer, along with a list of collector edition bundles and a VIP pass called “The Watch” that are heading to retailers near you.
Wed, Mar 13, 2013 | 14:29 GMT
A comment from Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag creative director Jean Guesdon earlier this week suggested we might see both Sony and Microsoft’s new consoles by the game’s release; however, Ubisoft has since reached out to VG247 to clarify Guesdon’s comments further.
Mon, Mar 11, 2013 | 14:26 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flags is going to tell a real, gritty and thoroughly entertaining pirate story, Ubisoft’s lead content manager Carsten Myhill has said. The team is thinking along the lines of big production value and high drama, much like an HBO television series.
Fri, Mar 08, 2013 | 04:41 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag has received a new batch of screens and concept art, revealing more of its dense, island jungles and Edward Kenway’s cutlass kills.
Wed, Mar 06, 2013 | 18:04 GMT
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 | 22:21 GMT
Former Assassin’s Creed protagonist Desmond has been retired, but Ubisoft has promised to continue the franchise’s meta-story in Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag.
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 | 22:11 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag will not simply import mechanics from much-criticised Assassin’s Creed 3, preferring to cherry pick from the franchise as a whole.
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 | 22:02 GMT
Ubisoft has diverted resources from eight separate development teams to Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag.
Tue, Mar 05, 2013 | 17:41 GMT
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag will not only take advantage of the horses under the hood of PS4, but its new DualShock 4 controller as well.