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Assassin's Creed II Latest News - Xbox 360

Game Description: Desmond returns to the Animus memory table and revisits the story of another assassin ancestor, Ezio. Assassin's Creed II takes place in Venice, Italy during the time of the Italian Renaissance, and features gameplay involving Leonard Da Vinci's inventions, boats in the city's famed canals, and more elaborate assassinations.
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  • Assassin's Creed Anthology Outed, Confirmed By Ubisoft

    UPDATE: Ubisoft now confirms that, for the time being at least, the Assassin's Creed Anthology Edition is exclusive to Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (via Joystiq). The late November release date from the Amazon France listing appears to be accurate, as does the pricing. ORIGINAL POST: Assassin's Creed 3's status as the marquee release...

    Posted November 7, 2012

    Assassin's Creed Anthology Outed, Confirmed By Ubisoft
  • A History of (Stylish) Violence: The Evolution of Combat in Assassin's Creed

    Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version If you’ve seen any of the numerous (and rather substantial) Assassin’s Creed 3 gameplay videos that have been released over the past few months, then you are well aware of just how ambitious Ubisoft Montreal’s latest acrobatic sci-fi adventure is. Nowhere does the laundry list of...

    Posted July 30, 2012

    A History of (Stylish) Violence: The Evolution of Combat in Assassin's Creed
  • Assassin's Creed The Movie: A Whole New Game? - Sessler's Soapbox

    You may have already read about Ubisoft's unprecedented deal with Sony Pictures to make the Assassin's Creed movie. The news of this arrangement sent shockwaves not only through Hollywood, but through the gaming industry as well. Such is the topic of this week's Sessler's Soapbox. Do game companies need to have this much control over their...

    Posted November 8, 2011

    Assassin's Creed The Movie: A Whole New Game? - Sessler's Soapbox
  • Assassin's Creed Movie Deal Close

    According to entertainment industry Bible Variety, a deal for an Assassin's Creed movie is happening, and it could be actually interesting.The film rights seem to be heading to Sony pictures. All movies based on video games are terrible, so I have no hope at all, but Ubisoft is reportedly going to keep a close eye on the movie and maintain...

    Posted October 20, 2011

    Assassin's Creed Movie Deal Close
  • Gaming Through History - Sessler's Soapbox

    A lot of people around the office are excited for Assassin's Creed: Revelations, especially Adam Sessler. After hosting the Assassin's Creed panel at Comic Con 2011, Adam was reminded how much he enjoyed playing games set in historical times, rather than elaborate fantasy worlds. The joy of exploring a time and place that you know existed but...

    Posted July 26, 2011

    Gaming Through History - Sessler's Soapbox
  • New Assassin's Creed To Be Announced In May; AC: Brotherhood Sells 6.5M Units

    Ubisoft plans to release a new installment in its Assassin’s Creed franchise sometime before March 31, 2012. And, no, it is not Ubisoft's previously announced Assassin's Creed: Lost Legacy 3D coming to the Nintendo 3DS. Read More?

    Posted February 14, 2011

    New Assassin's Creed To Be Announced In May; AC: Brotherhood Sells 6.5M Units
  • Looking Back at 2010: The Year in Action Adventure Games

    It’s been a great year for games and now, we’re going to look at a small slice of that awesomeness as we talk about the most notable Action Adventure games of 2010. Action and adventure are two things gamers crave. While most games have these two elements included in some way (well, at least, hopefully they do), there are some...

    Posted December 22, 2010

    Looking Back at 2010: The Year in Action Adventure Games
  • Abstergo Industries Researcher Pack Is Filled With Assassin's Creed Love

    Abstergo Industries, the massively influential multinational corporation/modern day home to the Templar order in Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed franchise, is one of my favorite fictional companies of all time (on par with Portal’s Aperture Science and LOST’s Dharma Initiative). So naturally, I geeked out kind of hard after I...

    Posted December 6, 2010

    Abstergo Industries Researcher Pack Is Filled With Assassin's Creed Love
  • Assassin's Creed 3: The Locations We Want To See

    The parallel, sci-fi meets history-rich conspiratorial narrative of Assassin’s Creed is one of my all-time favorites, and while I definitely enjoyed Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood, and Rome is a stunningly realized setting, the game didn’t push Desmond’s modern-day story forward the way I wished it had, even though the...

    Posted December 3, 2010

    Assassin's Creed 3: The Locations We Want To See
  • Ubiworkshop Drops Assassin's Creed: The Fall Issue #2 Details

    Assassin’s Creed lovers hungry for a glimpse at the next installment in the franchise’s new comic book series, Assassin’s Creed: The Fall, are in luck, as Ubiworkshop have posted a story synopsis and some artwork for the forthcoming The Fall issue #2. Read More?

    Posted December 1, 2010

    Ubiworkshop Drops Assassin's Creed: The Fall Issue #2 Details
  • Assassin's Creed Ascendance Animated Short Details, New Trailer

    Ubisoft has released an official trailer for its recently teased Assassin’s Creed Ascendance, an animated short that bridges the gap between Assassin’s Creed II and the forthcoming Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood. Watch Larger Version | Watch HD Version Read More?

    Posted November 12, 2010

    Assassin's Creed Ascendance Animated Short Details, New Trailer
  • Assassin's Creed Ascendance Trailer Teases Animated Series

    Ubisoft Workshop today released a teaser trailer for a new animated series Assassin’s Creed Ascendance, aka the previously referred to “Secret Project #3.” Not much is known about the series at this point, but if the super brief trailer is any indication, it’s going to be one slick production. Read More?

    Posted November 10, 2010

    Assassin's Creed Ascendance Trailer Teases Animated Series
  • Assassin's Creed Artbook Submissions Revealed Via New Ubisoft Workshop Site

    Ubisoft recently launched the official site for its art-centric Ubisoft Workshop projects. A few months back, the publisher put out a call for contributions for a “Carte Blanche” portion of an Assassin’s Creed artbook it was putting together. The response was so overwhelming, and there were so many stunning submissions,...

    Posted September 17, 2010

    Assassin's Creed Artbook Submissions Revealed Via New Ubisoft Workshop Site
  • Ubisoft Announces Assassin's Creed Comic Book Mini-Series

    Watch Larger Version of this Video Assassin's Creed games not enough for you? Well, you'll be pleased to hear that Ubisoft just announced they are developing a new comic book mini-series based on their hit stealth action franchise. Read More?

    Posted July 15, 2010

    Ubisoft Announces Assassin's Creed Comic Book Mini-Series
  • Assassin's Creed 3 To Feature "New Setting, New Hero"

    Ubisoft might be taking their time with the third installment in their Assassin’s Creed franchise, but the publisher has revealed that it does have some very definite ideas about what’s next for series. Read More?

    Posted July 9, 2010

    Assassin's Creed 3 To Feature "New Setting, New Hero"
  • The Evolution of Assassin's Creed - Combat

    Posted: July 30, 2012

    20,866 Views | 04:40

  • Sessler's Soapbox: The Assassin's Creed Movie Deal

    Posted: November 8, 2011

    24,721 Views | 04:03

  • Sessler's Soapbox: Gaming Through History

    Posted: July 26, 2011

    25,208 Views | 03:33

  • X-List: Top 5 Favorite Water Levels

    Posted: April 1, 2011

    23,899 Views | 02:52

  • Games in 6 Seconds: Assassin's Creed II

    Posted: January 25, 2011

    9,401 Views | 00:38

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