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Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag Outed

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According to Kotaku who has received leaked promo materials about the next iteration of the Assassin’s Creed franchise, you’re going to be a Pirate, and not the type that likes to download and sell copied material.

So t’ kick off this great news we be goin’ t’ talk like a pirate. Ubisoft hasn’t announced anythin’ just yet, but it’s not t’ first time t’ new title for this years AC game has been spotted. A traveler had spotted t’ AC4:Black Flag title on a presentation slide whilst on a flight, he was watchin’ t’ screen o’ t’ person seated in fore o’ him

Ok, enough of the pirate talk – Examiner on the other hook have obtained details surrounding some of the characters and plot as well as a screenshot.

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The main characters name is Edward Kenway, father of Haytham Kenway from Assassin’s Creed 3. Edward is known as a Privateer, Assassin and occasional pirate. The games location is set in the Caribbean on multiple islands including Jamaica, Cuba and the Bahamas.

The current game is running on the Xbox 360, but has plans for next generation console’s as well. Finally, Darby McDevitt is the lead script writer, with tie in’s from previous Assassin’s Creed games.

When official announcements are in, we’ll keep you updated. We do know that Ubisoft are holding an event tomorrow at 5pm UK time on the next Assassins Creed – so expect more details tomorrow.

Via Kotaku and Examiner

Why You Can’t Alway’s Believe What Microsoft Tells You About E3

Microsoft has just issued a statement to confirm that no new next-gen Xbox console will be shown at E3 2012. Before we get all miserable and slump back down in our seats and just take it on the chin, that – that was that, and cry solemnly into our coffee – or Diet Coke in my case …I’d like to reminisce over how many times I was getting excited about an Xbox 360 Slim console in 2010. Continue reading Why You Can’t Alway’s Believe What Microsoft Tells You About E3

Xbox 720 Rumoured To Have Blu Ray and Be Anti-Used Games

Gaming Industry Sources, usually family members and friends of the gaming industry workforce who just can’t help but leak news to various communities (as we have known from first hand) have informed Kotaku of certain features for the next generation Xbox console. Continue reading Xbox 720 Rumoured To Have Blu Ray and Be Anti-Used Games