Ubisoft Confirms Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag

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Ubisoft have confirmed the next Assassin’s Creed title today – Black Flag. As previously reported it looks all set for the next installment in the franchise to be based around Pirates.

Check out the artwork below and expect a whole lot more information and a trailer on Monday. We are expecting to hear that 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 meant to be 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.

We’ll keep you posted on the facts this coming Monday.

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