The official box art for Ubisoft's 'Assassin's Creed III" video game.
Ubisoft takes gamers behind the scenes on its upcoming "AAA" title Assassin's Creed III through a newly-released video.
Set against the backdrop of the American Revolution in the late 18th century, Assassin's Creed III introduces a new hero, Ratohnhaké:ton, of Native American and English heritage. Adopting the name Connor, he becomes the new voice for justice in the ancient war between the Assassins and Templars. Players become an Assassin in the war for liberty against ruthless tyranny in the most stylized and fluid combat experiences in the franchise to date.
Assassin's Creed III is set to release on October 31st for the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. A PC version launches roughly one month later. A version for Nintendo's upcoming Wii U console will be available when the Wii U itself launches.