The verdict? Ten out of ten. That’s 10 upon 10.
The magazine loved the combat system and immersive environments, also stating that it features the “most beautiful naval battles of all time”. You hear that naval sim developers? This game has beat all your concentrated efforts. Feel shame?
A quote via GamingEverything sums it up, “An absolute masterpiece to which the experience remains indispensable for any fan of video games and beyond, with a depth of gameplay and longevity unparalleled in the action scene, a game that will remain in the annals for a long time.”
They proclaimed it one of the best games of this generation. Considering the company it keeps, we guess this would make it the best Assassin’s Creed game (duh) of them all. Other reviews are due, but things are looking good for Ubisoft.