Edit: Gaming Everything has reported that the release date for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag has been leaked and that the title will be coming to next-gen consoles. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag is scheduled to release on October 29th. Here’s an image they picked up while exploring the Assassin’s Creed official website.
Ubisoft has announced their upcoming title for the Assassin’s Creed series. It will be called Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag which judging from the pack-shots it will be themed about pirates and will focus heavily on the naval battles gameplay mechanic featured in Assassin’s Creed III. Ubisoft has told that they will announce further details of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag on Monday March 4th at 12:00 pm EST. This announcement confirms recent rumors appearing online. The rumor that started it all comes from a Redditor where this user stated that during his flight, he spotted a lady in the row in front of him that was working on a powerpoint presentation on marketing strategies of several gaming titles. The game that stood out the most was AC4: Black Flags, aimed for release 2013 Holiday season according to her slide. The next rumor that helped point out the pirate theme of the game was when Kotaku reported a leaked image of a poster for marketing purposes.
Excited for this upcoming Assassin’s Creed title? I’M SO IN.
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