Assassin’s Creed III Trailer and Release Details revealed
Assassin’s Creed III introduces players to a new protagonist. Ubisoft released Assassin’s Creed II in 2009 followed by Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood in 2010, but there was a confusion within the gaming community as to whether this would be Assassin’s Creed III. According to developers, AC Brotherhood was not Assassin’s Creed III because the third installment won’t star a pre-existing character. Assassin’s Creed III is an upcoming action-adventure for PlayStation 3, Xbox360, Windows PC and the new Nintendo console “Wii U”.
The new assassin is named Ratohnhaké:ton, commonly referred to as Connor, was an American assassin living in colonial America during the later half of the 18th century. He is a half-English, half-Mohawk who is drawn into the fight against tyranny when his home is attacked by white colonists.
The game will be set between 1753 to 1783 during the American Revolution, over 200 years after the events of Assassin’s Creed Revelations, it will include historical events such as The Great Fire of New York and The Winter at Valley Forge. The player will also encounter historical figures including George Washington, Benjamin Franklin and Charles Lee.
According to Ubisoft, the game will be bigger than any of its previous installments like the exciting new hero and gameplay. The game is set for release in October 31, 2012.