Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag – News, Reviews, Videos, and More

Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag Box Art
Publisher
Ubisoft
Developer
Ubisoft Montreal
Platforms
PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii U, PC
Release Date
NA: October 29th, 2013, AU: October 31st, 2013, EU: November 1st, 2013
Genre
Action-Adventure

Game Overview:

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag is an action-adventure video game developed by Ubisoft Montreal and published by Ubisoft. It is the sixth major installment in the Assassin’s Creed series and a sequel to 2012’s Assassin’s Creed III, though it is a prequel in its ancestral storyline.

In Black Flag, players play as Edward Kenway, a pirate in 18th Century Caribbean during the Golden Age of Piracy. The game features a large focus on naval combat and exploration, mechanics that were first introduced in Assassin’s Creed III.

Latest Updates For Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag

Assassin’s Creed Series Narrative Director Darby McDevitt is Leaving Ubisoft

Assassin’s Creed Series Narrative Director Darby McDevitt is Leaving Ubisoft

McDevitt departs after over ten years at Ubisoft Montreal.

Assassin’s Creed: The Rebel Collection Is Out Now For Nintendo Switch

Assassin’s Creed: The Rebel Collection Is Out Now For Nintendo Switch

Black Flag and Rogue are now on Nintendo's system.

Assassin’s Creed: The Rebel Collection Arrives on December 6th for Switch

Assassin’s Creed: The Rebel Collection Arrives on December 6th for Switch

It compiles Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag and Assassin's Creed: Rogue Remastered into one package.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag and Rogue Might Be Headed to the Switch

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag and Rogue Might Be Headed to the Switch

Another leaked Nintendo announcement.

Ubisoft Giving Away Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag And World In Conflict For Free On PC

Ubisoft Giving Away Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag And World In Conflict For Free On PC

In celebration of their series' 10th anniversaries, both these games will be available for free for a limited time period.

Assassin’s Creed Origins Is Three Times As Big As Black Flag, Will Release In October- Rumor

Assassin’s Creed Origins Is Three Times As Big As Black Flag, Will Release In October- Rumor

The game sounds more and more intriguing.

Uncharted 4 New Trailer Steals Artwork from Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag; Ubisoft Responds
The Best Assassin’s Creed Games Ranked Ahead of Syndicate’s Launch

The Best Assassin’s Creed Games Ranked Ahead of Syndicate’s Launch

All Assassin's Creed games, ranked.

April’s Xbox Live Games With Gold Lineup Includes Gears of War Judgement, Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

April’s Xbox Live Games With Gold Lineup Includes Gears of War Judgement, Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

It's a great month if you are an Xbox 360 owner. Xbox One owners don't have it too bad either.

Assassin’s Creed Unity Tops Black Flag In The Latest UK Charts

Assassin’s Creed Unity Tops Black Flag In The Latest UK Charts

Well this wasn't surprising at all.

Assassin’s Creed Unity World Size Compared To Black Flag, ‘Biggest And Deepest City Ever’

Assassin’s Creed Unity World Size Compared To Black Flag, ‘Biggest And Deepest City Ever’

Ubisoft explains why their version of Paris is so impressive.

Steam Summer Sale Day 8: Total War Rome 2, Dishonored, Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag and More

Steam Summer Sale Day 8: Total War Rome 2, Dishonored, Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag and More

Many big deals still available on the Steam Store.

Assassin’s Creed Unity Map Size Larger Than Entire Landmass of Black Flag

Assassin’s Creed Unity Map Size Larger Than Entire Landmass of Black Flag

But is it larger than the landmass AND oceans?

Awesome Assassins Creed Facts That You May Not Be Aware Of

Awesome Assassins Creed Facts That You May Not Be Aware Of

Think you know your Assassins?

Assassin’s Creed 4 Ships 11 Million Units, Far Cry 3 Lifetime Sales at 9 Million Units – Ubisoft CEO

Assassin’s Creed 4 Ships 11 Million Units, Far Cry 3 Lifetime Sales at 9 Million Units – Ubisoft CEO

Both games will have sequels due later this year for home consoles and PC.

Ubisoft Announces Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag: Jackdaw Edition

Ubisoft Announces Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag: Jackdaw Edition

Because you can never have too many subtitles.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Freedom Cry DLC Launching Tomorrow as Standalone Game

Assassin’s Creed 4 Freedom Cry DLC Launching Tomorrow as Standalone Game

To be available to PS3/PS4 users in North America via PSN.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Guild of Rogues DLC Brings New Characters and Maps

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Guild of Rogues DLC Brings New Characters and Maps

Three new characters and two new maps for multiplayer arrive.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Ships 10 Million Units, PS4 Versions Outselling Xbox One – Ubisoft

Assassin’s Creed 4 Ships 10 Million Units, PS4 Versions Outselling Xbox One – Ubisoft

Ubisoft also reveals units shipped for Just Dance 2014 and Rocksmith 2014.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Latest Patch is 2.3 GB

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Latest Patch is 2.3 GB

Targeted towards fixing bugs in the single-player campaign.

PS4 Users Suffering From A Strange Issue: Odd Grid-like Display Appearing On-Screen
Assassin’s Creed Ending Has Yet To Be Written

Assassin’s Creed Ending Has Yet To Be Written

"There are so many possibilities we don't want to definitively end the universe"

Sony Looking To Solve PS4 Corrupted Save File Issues

Sony Looking To Solve PS4 Corrupted Save File Issues

This error has affected a number of games.

Ubisoft Details Illustrious Pirates DLC Pack for Assassin’s Creed IV

Ubisoft Details Illustrious Pirates DLC Pack for Assassin’s Creed IV

All retailer exclusive DLC in one place.

Milestone Interactive Announces Five PS4 Games for India

Milestone Interactive Announces Five PS4 Games for India

Need for Speed Rivals and Battlefield 4 among them.

Top Selling Games in UK 2013 Versus 2012

Top Selling Games in UK 2013 Versus 2012

How did the blockbusters of 2013 compare to the previous year?

Ubisoft: Assassin’s Creed Needs to be Fresh “But Has to Bring Quality Too”

Ubisoft: Assassin’s Creed Needs to be Fresh “But Has to Bring Quality Too”

Ubisoft NA president Laurent Detoc says they would delay an AC title if it underwhelmed.

Ubisoft Delays Assassin’s Creed 4 ‘Freedom Cry’ DLC On PC
New Assassin’s Creed IV Smoke Patch Is Proving Hazardous

New Assassin’s Creed IV Smoke Patch Is Proving Hazardous

Cool but overall annoying.

Ubisoft Offering Massive Holiday Discounts to PSN and uPlay Users

Ubisoft Offering Massive Holiday Discounts to PSN and uPlay Users

Including a staggering 50% off on Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

Assassin’s Creed 4, NBA 2K14 and Just Dance 2014 PS4 Indian Pricing Revealed

Assassin’s Creed 4, NBA 2K14 and Just Dance 2014 PS4 Indian Pricing Revealed

More details about PS4 launch titles in India revealed.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Gets ‘Freedom Cry’ DLC

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Gets ‘Freedom Cry’ DLC

Free the slaves!

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Visual Analysis – PS4 vs. Xbox One vs. PC, Xbox 360 vs. PS3

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Visual Analysis – PS4 vs. Xbox One vs. PC, Xbox 360 vs. PS3

How do the different console versions of Ubisoft's biggest AC title yet stack up to each other?

Assassin’s Creed IV “Freedom Cry” DLC Release Date Announced

Assassin’s Creed IV “Freedom Cry” DLC Release Date Announced

Arriving on December 17th to 18th for current ad next gen platforms.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag PC Update Fixes UI and Matchmaking Bugs

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag PC Update Fixes UI and Matchmaking Bugs

Also takes care of some multiplayer issues.

Analyst Predicts Assassin’s Creed IV and Battlefield 4 Underperformed at Retail

Analyst Predicts Assassin’s Creed IV and Battlefield 4 Underperformed at Retail

Assassin's Creed, Battlefield, Call of Duty all underperform.

Assassin’s Creed IV “Freedom Cry” DLC Will Feature Hints for Next Game

Assassin’s Creed IV “Freedom Cry” DLC Will Feature Hints for Next Game

And apparently, they'll be best understood by hardcore fans.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag “Blackbeard’s Wrath” DLC Offers New Multiplayer Characters
Havok Engine Featured in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, Watch Dogs and The Division

Havok Engine Featured in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, Watch Dogs and The Division

The leading physics engine will power some of Ubisoft's biggest games.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Freedom Cry DLC Releasing on December 17th

Assassin’s Creed 4: Freedom Cry DLC Releasing on December 17th

Arriving for PlayStation and Xbox.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Accolades Trailer Sings its Own Praises

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Accolades Trailer Sings its Own Praises

But yes, it's a really good game.

UK Sales Charts: PS4 Fastest Selling Console in History, COD Ghosts on Top Again

UK Sales Charts: PS4 Fastest Selling Console in History, COD Ghosts on Top Again

Killzone: Shadow Fall debuts at fourth place in UK sales charts.

Free December PlayStation Plus Titles Confirmed By Sony

Free December PlayStation Plus Titles Confirmed By Sony

Free goodies for PlayStation Plus subscribers.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Explains Why There Will Not Be Game Set In Present Era

Assassin’s Creed 4 Explains Why There Will Not Be Game Set In Present Era

So, you know, stop asking about it.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Associate Producer: “On PC, You Don’t Really Care About Performance”

Assassin’s Creed 4 Associate Producer: “On PC, You Don’t Really Care About Performance”

Because if a game is running slow, you can just change the graphics card unlike on PS4 and Xbox One.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag DLC Trophies Leaked Ahead of Announcement

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag DLC Trophies Leaked Ahead of Announcement

More spoilers for ye scallywags!

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag: Amazing PC Screenshots Released

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag: Amazing PC Screenshots Released

Check out how AC4 looks on "Decent Settings" for PC.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag PS4 Now in 1080p Resolution

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag PS4 Now in 1080p Resolution

Ubisoft releases a new update to improve the visuals on PS4 further.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Companion App Now Available

What Activision does, Ubisoft does too.

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag: PS4 vs PS3 Comparison

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag: PS4 vs PS3 Comparison

Check out how the PlayStation versions match up to each other.

The Art of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Hands On Impressions

The Art of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Hands On Impressions

With intricately detailed artwork, The Art of Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag is a solid companion to the main game.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag PC Version Goes Gold

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag PC Version Goes Gold

Ubisoft's critically acclaimed sequel is ready to ship for PC.

Assassin’s Creed 4 PS4 Bundle Announced By Ubisoft

Assassin’s Creed 4 PS4 Bundle Announced By Ubisoft

A PS4 Bundle exclusive

Ubisoft Dev: Assassin’s Creed IV Development on Current-Gen Consoles Was “Nightmarish”

Ubisoft Dev: Assassin’s Creed IV Development on Current-Gen Consoles Was “Nightmarish”

Director Ashraf Ismail remembers the pain.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Multiplayer Trailer Released

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Multiplayer Trailer Released

Find out what's new in ACIV's multiplayer.

Assassin’s Creed: Rising Phoenix Appears in ACIV: Black Flag

Assassin’s Creed: Rising Phoenix Appears in ACIV: Black Flag

The rumoured project resurfaces.

UK Game Charts: Assassin’s Creed 4 On Top, Battlefield 4 in Second

UK Game Charts: Assassin’s Creed 4 On Top, Battlefield 4 in Second

Meanwhile, WWE 2K14 debuts at seventh place.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Teases Watch Dogs’ CtOS Technology

Assassin’s Creed 4 Teases Watch Dogs’ CtOS Technology

Ubisoft keeps on building the hype for Watch Dogs.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag UPlay Passport Features Now Free, Program Won’t be in Future Titles
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Review

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Review

A triumph and highlight of this generation.

Check Out 12 Minutes of Footage of Assassin’s Creed IV on the Wii U

Check Out 12 Minutes of Footage of Assassin’s Creed IV on the Wii U

Wii U version looks stunning.

Assassin’s Creed IV Mega Guide: Chests, Animus Fragments, Infinite Money, Costumes & Mayan Stones

Assassin’s Creed IV Mega Guide: Chests, Animus Fragments, Infinite Money, Costumes & Mayan Stones

A complete guide for Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag’s PlayStation-Exclusive Content Not Coming to Other Platforms

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag’s PlayStation-Exclusive Content Not Coming to Other Platforms

Currently limited to PS3 and PS4 versions of ACIV.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Walkthrough in HD | Game Guide

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Walkthrough in HD | Game Guide

A complete video walkthrough for Assassin's Creed 4 Black Flag.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Receives Another Positive Review

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Receives Another Positive Review

Captain Edward Kenway continues his reign.

Assassin’s Creed 4 PC Version To Have Soft Shadows, HBAO+ And TXAA

Assassin’s Creed 4 PC Version To Have Soft Shadows, HBAO+ And TXAA

Nvidia for life and all that.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Trailer Features Pirate Weapons, Lots of Murdering
Assassin’s Creed IV, Watch Dogs DLC to be PlayStation-Exclusive for Six Months

Assassin’s Creed IV, Watch Dogs DLC to be PlayStation-Exclusive for Six Months

This is according to a small print in yesterday's "Best Place to Play" trailer.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Midnight Launch Planned at Games The Shop

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Midnight Launch Planned at Games The Shop

Attendees stand a chance of winning exclusive prizes.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Launch Trailer Takes to the High Seas

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Launch Trailer Takes to the High Seas

Set sale with Captain Edward Kenway under the black flag.

Win A Free Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Exclusive Poster

Win A Free Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Exclusive Poster

Its that time again, folks!

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Review: A Superb 18/20 By Jeux Video Magazine

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Review: A Superb 18/20 By Jeux Video Magazine

Ubisoft Montreal's latest just may be its greatest yet.

Assassin’s Creed Movie Producer, Actor Has Never Played the Game

Assassin’s Creed Movie Producer, Actor Has Never Played the Game

Oh, Michael Fassbender.

Assassin’s Creed IV Requires “20 Hours to Finish Main Story, 50-60 Hours for Open World Stuff”

Assassin’s Creed IV Requires “20 Hours to Finish Main Story, 50-60 Hours for Open World Stuff”

Lead game designer Jean-Sebastien Decant also talks about the game's scale.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Trailer Tells the Tale of Captain Edward Kenway
Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag PC Graphics Detailed

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag PC Graphics Detailed

DirectX 11 and AnvilNext detailed.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Director Talks About Ancient Egypt as Future Setting
Why The End of Assassin’s Creed Is Not Anywhere Near

Why The End of Assassin’s Creed Is Not Anywhere Near

With Ubisoft continuing to pump out Assassin's Creed titles every year we know it's not going to be done any time soon, but are they going to far with a great franchise?o

Ubisoft Announces Season Pass for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

Ubisoft Announces Season Pass for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

DLC! DLC for everyone! Except Wii U owners, that is.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Features 3 to 5 Hours of Optional Content

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Features 3 to 5 Hours of Optional Content

This involves hacking Abstergo's computers and finding out Desmond's fate.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag’s Ocean is “Fully Physics Simulated”, “Feels Natural and Normal”
Ubisoft Insists Assassin’s Creed 4 On Xbox 360 Is Identical To Xbox One Version
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Now Available For Pre-Purchase on Steam

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Now Available For Pre-Purchase on Steam

Pre-purchasing nets you quite a few bonuses.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Skull Edition and Buccaneer Edition Coming to India

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Skull Edition and Buccaneer Edition Coming to India

Life under the Black Flag comes with a price.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Was Green Lit For Xbox One And PS4 Years Ago

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Was Green Lit For Xbox One And PS4 Years Ago

Life under the Black Flag was always destined for next-gen, according to director Ashraf Ismail.

Assassin’s Creed IV Game Play to Span At Least 50 Hours

Assassin’s Creed IV Game Play to Span At Least 50 Hours

And that's if you know exactly what you're doing.

Ubisoft May Alternate Between Assassin’s Creed And Watch Dogs Year By Year

Ubisoft May Alternate Between Assassin’s Creed And Watch Dogs Year By Year

Morin's thoughts on the the future of Watch Dogs

New Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Trailer Shows Off Pirate Heists

New Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Trailer Shows Off Pirate Heists

Assassins of the Caribbean

Assassin’s Creed 4 PS4 Footage Emerges: Stealth, Stunning Environments and More

Assassin’s Creed 4 PS4 Footage Emerges: Stealth, Stunning Environments and More

Edward stabs and stalks like the best of them.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Achievements Revealed

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Achievements Revealed

Achievement Unlocked: Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag achievement list.

Assassin’s Creed IV PC to be Based on PS4/Xbox One Version

Assassin’s Creed IV PC to be Based on PS4/Xbox One Version

It may face a delay but it'll be worth it with DX11 and tesselation support.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Multiplayer Footage Revealed

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Multiplayer Footage Revealed

How is PvP in the world of the Black Flag? Find out here.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Trailer Details Next-Gen Features

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Trailer Details Next-Gen Features

Check out how the current and next gen versions differ.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Goes Behind the Scenes with “Defy”

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Goes Behind the Scenes with “Defy”

Defy the rules of society in Black Flag.

New Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Developer Diary Talks About Creating A ‘Living Open World’
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Locations and Activities Walkthrough Arrives

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Locations and Activities Walkthrough Arrives

Get a closer look at the open world mechanics of Black Flag.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Gets Voice Actors Video

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Gets Voice Actors Video

Yo ho ho and a stab in the back.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Naval Fort GamePlay Demo From GamesCom

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Naval Fort GamePlay Demo From GamesCom

An in depth look at Naval and Fort game play

Ubisoft Reveals PAX Prime 2013 Lineup

Ubisoft Reveals PAX Prime 2013 Lineup

The AAAs make their appearance at PAX.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Trailer Shows Off PlayStation 4 and PS Vita Remote Play
Assassin’s Creed 4 is 60 Times Bigger Than Any Other Game In The Series

Assassin’s Creed 4 is 60 Times Bigger Than Any Other Game In The Series

Creative director Jean Guesdon talks about the procedurally generated Caribbean.

Ubisoft Digital Publishing VP: “Retail Isn’t Going Anywhere”

Ubisoft Digital Publishing VP: “Retail Isn’t Going Anywhere”

Physical stores are a well-designed mechanism for discovery, according to Chris Early.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – Buccaneer Edition Unboxing Video Released

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – Buccaneer Edition Unboxing Video Released

A look at the contents of the special edition release

Ubisoft: Assassin’s Creed Series Has an End

Ubisoft: Assassin’s Creed Series Has an End

But depending on what fans want, there is room to fit more games in between.

Assassin’s Creed 4’s Multiplayer Won’t Include Naval Battles

Assassin’s Creed 4’s Multiplayer Won’t Include Naval Battles

Ubisoft will be focusing on the "ground gameplay that fans are familiar with".

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Screenshots Showcase Modern-day Abstergo

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Screenshots Showcase Modern-day Abstergo

Where all the cool kids work (idiots).

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Multiplayer Screenshots Revealed

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Multiplayer Screenshots Revealed

Murder your mates, matey.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Aveline’s Missions Range an Hour in Length

Assassin’s Creed 4: Aveline’s Missions Range an Hour in Length

To be set after the events of Liberation.

Assassin’s Creed 4, Watch_Dogs Pre-orders Higher for PS4 Version – Analyst

Assassin’s Creed 4, Watch_Dogs Pre-orders Higher for PS4 Version – Analyst

Meanwhile, Call of Duty: Ghosts pre-orders are higher on the Xbox One.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Ubisoft Explains Why The Pirate Story Makes Sense

Assassin’s Creed 4: Ubisoft Explains Why The Pirate Story Makes Sense

Life on the high seas for an Assassin actually makes lots of sense.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Ubisoft Putting Effort Into Making “Stealth Really Viable Gameplay”

Assassin’s Creed 4: Ubisoft Putting Effort Into Making “Stealth Really Viable Gameplay”

If you want, you can even finish the entire game with stealth.

Check Out 13 Minutes of Caribbean Gameplay for the Upcoming Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

Check Out 13 Minutes of Caribbean Gameplay for the Upcoming Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

New gameplay raises the hype for upcoming open world game.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Receives Swash-buckling New Screenshots and Artwork

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Receives Swash-buckling New Screenshots and Artwork

Which includes hunting friggin' sharks (sadly with no friggin' lasers on their heads).

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Interview: PS4 Version Details, Sales Expectations, Story Details and More

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Interview: PS4 Version Details, Sales Expectations, Story Details and More

We speak to creative director Jean Guesdon on all things piratey Assassin-related.

Ubisoft On Assassin’s Creed 4 Side Missions: “You’ll Never Feel Like These Activities Are Superfluous”

Ubisoft On Assassin’s Creed 4 Side Missions: “You’ll Never Feel Like These Activities Are Superfluous”

Creative director Jean Guesdon states that the quests "are all present for a reason" and "fun to complete".

Assassin’s Creed 4 Main Campaign To Last Around 15-25 Hours

Assassin’s Creed 4 Main Campaign To Last Around 15-25 Hours

'But the totality of the content in the game takes a lot longer to complete.'

Assassin’s Creed Creator: “We Need a Revolution in Subject Matter”

Assassin’s Creed Creator: “We Need a Revolution in Subject Matter”

Patrice Desilets says video games "need to talk about something else".

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Trailer Challenges You to Defy the Odds

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Trailer Challenges You to Defy the Odds

Take to the seas and live the pirate life.

Ubisoft Explains PS4 Version of Assassin’s Creed 4, Will Have Superior Waves And Wind Simulation

Ubisoft Explains PS4 Version of Assassin’s Creed 4, Will Have Superior Waves And Wind Simulation

DualShock 4 touchpad and Vita Remote Play will be supported.

Yves Guillemot Speaks His Mind About Next-Generation Consoles

Yves Guillemot Speaks His Mind About Next-Generation Consoles

Yves Guillemot says next-generation won't be the last one for consoles

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Exploration Gameplay Video

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Exploration Gameplay Video

7 minutes of exploration gameplay and explanation

1666 Was To Be The New Assassin’s Creed

1666 Was To Be The New Assassin’s Creed

Interesting details

Assassins Creed II will be the Next Free Game on Xbox Live

Assassins Creed II will be the Next Free Game on Xbox Live

The next free game for Xbox 360

Assassin’s Creed Creator: “The Future is Digital and There’s Nothing You Can Do About It”

Assassin’s Creed Creator: “The Future is Digital and There’s Nothing You Can Do About It”

Patrice Désilets states that "nobody cares about not having CDs any more".

10 Open World Games To Look Forward To On The PS4, PC And Xbox One

10 Open World Games To Look Forward To On The PS4, PC And Xbox One

The next generation is all about open world gaming.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Receives Season Pass DLC

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Receives Season Pass DLC

Play as first mate as Adewale among other extras.

The Watch – Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag Pre-Order Bonus Impressions

The Watch – Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag Pre-Order Bonus Impressions

The Watch is worth a look.

Aveline Returns in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Bonus Content

Aveline Returns in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Bonus Content

Exclusive to the PS3 and PS4.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag E3 Trailer is Much Ado About Pirates
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Multiplayer Screenshots and Artwork Leaked

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Multiplayer Screenshots and Artwork Leaked

The battle between Templars and Assassins goes Caribbean.

Ubisoft Announces E3 2013 Line Up

Ubisoft Announces E3 2013 Line Up

This is some line up.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Creative Producer Explains The Challenges of Creating An Open World

Assassin’s Creed 4 Creative Producer Explains The Challenges of Creating An Open World

Outlines new Horizon system for always finding stuff to do.

Ubisoft Confirms at least 6 Next-Gen Titles for Xbox One During the First 12 Months

Ubisoft Confirms at least 6 Next-Gen Titles for Xbox One During the First 12 Months

Ubisoft to release 6 next-gen titles in the first year of Xbox One

Ubisoft Sticking With Wii U, “Takes Time to Grow Established Base”

Ubisoft Sticking With Wii U, “Takes Time to Grow Established Base”

Ubisoft continues to support Nintendo's fledgling console with future releases.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Pre-order Bonuses Revealed

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Pre-order Bonuses Revealed

Pirate ships, weapons and other such booty await.

Assassin’s Creed IV Numbers Expected to be Less Than ACIII

Assassin’s Creed IV Numbers Expected to be Less Than ACIII

Ubisoft CEo does feel that the pirate setting is more appealing though.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag New Gameplay Trailer Released

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag New Gameplay Trailer Released

Edward Kenway talks about his pirate life

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – The Golden Age of Piracy Trailer

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag – The Golden Age of Piracy Trailer

New trailer and Blackbeard figurine available for pre-order at uplay

Assassin’s Creed IV Creative Director: Franchise Still “Has a Long Way to Go”

Assassin’s Creed IV Creative Director: Franchise Still “Has a Long Way to Go”

Too many sequels? They're just getting started.

Assassins’s Creed IV: Black Flag – PS4 Developer Video Diary

Assassins’s Creed IV: Black Flag – PS4 Developer Video Diary

Developers discuss PlayStation 4 for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

Former Assassin’s Creed Producer Also Fired From Ubisoft

Former Assassin’s Creed Producer Also Fired From Ubisoft

Jean-François Boivinwas was terminated alongside Patrice Desilets.

Creative Director of Assassin’s Creed – Terminated by Ubisoft

Creative Director of Assassin’s Creed – Terminated by Ubisoft

Sounds kind of sketchy...

Watch Dogs And Assassin’s Creed 4: Exclusive Content Will Also Be On PS4
Assassin’s Creed 4 creative director comments on franchise fatigue

Assassin’s Creed 4 creative director comments on franchise fatigue

The game is a main line title and may sell much better than the previous game.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Wiki : Everything you need to know

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Wiki : Everything you need to know

All the information you may need about Assassin's Creed 4 Black Flag.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag: PC Is Lead Platform, Will Be Ported To Consoles

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag: PC Is Lead Platform, Will Be Ported To Consoles

The PC version might be a good port.

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Trailer Invites You to Join The Watch

Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Trailer Invites You to Join The Watch

News, details and competitions await.

Assassin’s Creed 4 New Details On Cities And Sea Gameplay

Assassin’s Creed 4 New Details On Cities And Sea Gameplay

Ubisoft are aimin for one ambitious game.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Multiplayer: What Do You Want To See?

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Multiplayer: What Do You Want To See?

Do you want the smoke bomb?

Watch_Dogs and Assassin’s Creed 4 spotted for Xbox 720

Watch_Dogs and Assassin’s Creed 4 spotted for Xbox 720

Well this was a given.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag’s Map Shows New Areas For Exploration

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag’s Map Shows New Areas For Exploration

So what is this map about?

Rumour: Watch Dogs, Assassin’s Creed IV Will Require Constant Internet Connection

Rumour: Watch Dogs, Assassin’s Creed IV Will Require Constant Internet Connection

Could it be console specific or is Ubisoft back to their wily ways?

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag: A New Assassin’s Creed Every Year

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag: A New Assassin’s Creed Every Year

Assassin's Creed 5 in 2014?

Assassin’s Creed 5 already being worked on?

Assassin’s Creed 5 already being worked on?

This isn't surprising.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Enjoying It as a More Grounded Skies of Arcadia

Assassin’s Creed 4: Enjoying It as a More Grounded Skies of Arcadia

Living as the legend, rather than living to become one.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Gameplay Trailer and Collector’s Edition bonuses revealed

Assassin’s Creed 4 Gameplay Trailer and Collector’s Edition bonuses revealed

Which edition do you like?

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Wallpapers in 1080P HD

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Wallpapers in 1080P HD

Check out some amazing wallpapers for Assassin's Creed 4 Black Flag.

First Assassin’s Creed game is “the purest one” – Patrice Desilets

First Assassin’s Creed game is “the purest one” – Patrice Desilets

Assassin's Creed 2 is still the highest rated game in the series.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Protagonist Is Related To Desmond, If Not Desmond Himself
Assassin’s Creed 4’s Creative Director Clarifies Release Date On PS4 And Xbox 720
Assassin’s Creed Creator Returns to Ubisoft, Unannounced Projects Follow

Assassin’s Creed Creator Returns to Ubisoft, Unannounced Projects Follow

Ubisoft's purchase of THQ Montreal means the return of Patrice Desilets.

PS4 and Xbox 720 Both Available for Assassin’s Creed IV Release?

PS4 and Xbox 720 Both Available for Assassin’s Creed IV Release?

We know, we know. But you can never be too sure.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Isn’t For Kids, Given the “HBO, Reality” Treatment
Assassin’s Creed 4 New Screens Show Combat And Naval Battles

Assassin’s Creed 4 New Screens Show Combat And Naval Battles

Gives an idea of how the game will look like.

Ubisoft PAX East 2013 Line-up Includes Assassin’s Creed 4, Splinter Cell: Blacklist

Ubisoft PAX East 2013 Line-up Includes Assassin’s Creed 4, Splinter Cell: Blacklist

Also, some "never-before-seen" content for Watch Dogs.

PETA criticises whaling in Assassin’s Creed 4

PETA criticises whaling in Assassin’s Creed 4

Whaling also explained by PETA.

Assassin’s Creed 4 on PS4 Will Be “Exceptionally Beautiful”, Wii U GamePad Features Still Being Defined

Assassin’s Creed 4 on PS4 Will Be “Exceptionally Beautiful”, Wii U GamePad Features Still Being Defined

The game will also support the PS4's touchpad and other features.

Ubisoft Explains The Difference Between Next Gen And PS3/360 Versions of Assassin’s Creed 4
Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Info Blowout: Setting, Locations, World Size, Characters And More

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flag Info Blowout: Setting, Locations, World Size, Characters And More

Our first look at Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Wii U has to sell more – Ubisoft

Assassin’s Creed 4: Wii U has to sell more – Ubisoft

Applies to all consoles as well.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Trailer Leaked, October 29th Release Date Confirmed

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Trailer Leaked, October 29th Release Date Confirmed

Even Blackbeard himself doesn't dare cross our feisty new protagonist.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flags Could Have Interesting Shooting Mechanics

Assassin’s Creed 4 Black Flags Could Have Interesting Shooting Mechanics

Ubisoft are putting all the tiny details in to work.

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag coming to PS4 and Xbox 720
Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Confirmed by Ubisoft

Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag Confirmed by Ubisoft

More details coming on Monday.

Assassin’s Creed 4 is real, listed on Ubisoft dev CVs

Assassin’s Creed 4 is real, listed on Ubisoft dev CVs

Milking? Nah.

Assassin’s Creed 4 Possible Details Revealed

Assassin’s Creed 4 Possible Details Revealed

Could be set during World War II in London.

Assassin’s Creed: Ubisoft Invites Press to Mysterious Event on February 27th

Assassin’s Creed: Ubisoft Invites Press to Mysterious Event on February 27th

"Come see the future of Assassin's Creed", perhaps?

Black Flags could be Assassin’s Creed 4 or an AC3 DLC

Black Flags could be Assassin’s Creed 4 or an AC3 DLC

Or neither, of course.

Ubisoft Fiscal 2012-2013 Sales Expectations Surpassed, Sales Targets Revised for Full Year

Ubisoft Fiscal 2012-2013 Sales Expectations Surpassed, Sales Targets Revised for Full Year

To the tune of €1.2 billion no less.

New Assassin’s Creed game confirmed by Ubisoft

New Assassin’s Creed game confirmed by Ubisoft

No Connor?

This Is How Assassin’s Creed 4 Protagonists Will Look If Set In Space, Paris, India And More

This Is How Assassin’s Creed 4 Protagonists Will Look If Set In Space, Paris, India And More

Here we go again. This time we take a look at India, Japan, Paris And More.

Assassin’s Creed 4: 7 Things Ubisoft Needs To Improve

Assassin’s Creed 4: 7 Things Ubisoft Needs To Improve

When the inevitable AC4 does come out, Ubisoft will need to make a few changes...

This Is How Assassin’s Creed 4 Will Look If It Is Set In China

This Is How Assassin’s Creed 4 Will Look If It Is Set In China

How awesome are these?

Ubisoft survey hints at Assassin’s Creed 4, might come out next year
Assassin’s Creed 4 could be set before Assassin’s Creed 3

Assassin’s Creed 4 could be set before Assassin’s Creed 3

Ubisoft says that the inevitable yet unrevealed fourth instalment of the Assassin's Creed franchise could very well be set in time before the upcoming Assassin's Creed 3. “It’s a question we’... Read More

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