Xbox Newsbeat: October 17th – October 19th

So it is that time of the week once again. What time of the weak you ask? The time of the week where we sit down around the camp fire and share stories about the latest and greatest news from Microsoft HQ. That’s right, it is time for Xbox Newsbeat! This week’s newsbeat is a little short with only four headlines, but they are surely going to grab your attention! So instead of sitting a...

Meet the Voice Actors Behind Assassin’s Creed Unity

A new trailer from Ubisoft features Dan Jeannotte, Catherine Bérubé, Alex Invanovici, Brent Skagford, and Bruce Dinsmore. They provide the voice of Arno, Élise, the Marquis de Sade, Napoleon Bonaparte, and Maximilien de Robespierre respectively in Assassin’s Creed Unity. The trailer sits the actors down for an interview about their characters and will provide players a strong background on t...

Assassin’s Creed Xbox One Bundle Includes Two Titles

Microsoft and Ubisoft have partnered to bring consumers an exclusive Assassin’s Creed Xbox One bundle, including a digital copy of not only the hotly anticipated Assassin’s Creed: Unity, but also the extremely well received previous entry in the main series, Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag. Outside of Japan, retailers worldwide will begin to offer the bundle at either AU$499 or A...

EB Expo 2014 Event Recap

EB Expo 2014 has increased in size and scale every year since it became open to the public in 2011 and this year was no exception. With playable demos of games yet to be released anywhere in the world, massive stage shows, Q&A’s, cosplay contest, retro lounges, movie props, booth babes, the largest EB Games swag store ever and Mexican food stalls selling questionable meats which may have...

Follow Arno’s Trail of Vengeance in New Assassin’s Creed Unity Trailer

Ubisoft released a new trailer for Assassin’s Creed Unity today. The new trailer follows protagonist Arno Dorian as he comes of age and discovers that he is an Assassin all the way to the madness of the French Revolution, where Assassin’s Creed Unity takes place. Although light on gameplay footage, gamers will get a sneak peak of Arno completing his training to become a fully fledged m...

Assassin’s Creed: Unity Hands Off Impressions

Ubisoft Production Manager, Jeffrey Spicer demoed Assassin’s Creed: Unity at EB Games Expo Sydney this weekend. The demo that was originally featured at Gamescom this year, takes players into the first ‘black box mission’ for the single-player campaign. During the French Revolution in Paris, 1789, Arno Dorian is assigned to assassinate a member from the Templar Order, Charles Gab...

Learn About Arno’s Customization Options in New Assassin’s Creed Unity Trailer

Ubisoft released a new trailer featuring the Creative Director of Assassin’s Creed Unity, Alexandre Amancio. Alex has brought along over four minutes of gameplay footage showing off all of Arno’s customization options. Eagle eyed viewers will be able to spot some of the new skils found in the customization trees. Players will be able to start with one of four specializations. Stealth special...

Ubisoft’s Interactive Experience ‘Project Widow’ Brings Paris to Life

Ubisoft has launched an interactive experience called ‘Project Widow’, which utilises Google Maps’ Street View technology to create a view of modern Paris, but with informative tidbits painting a picture of how it was in the 18th century during the French Revolution. Online visitors can walk through the streets, accessing exclusive media and content, all the while guided along by...

Assassin’s Creed Unity Season Pass Details Revealed

With the release of Assassin’s Creed Unity only a few months away, Ubisoft revealed details of the game’s season pass along with announcing a brand new entry to the Assassin’s Creed franchise. The Season Pass will contain Assassin’s Creed Unity: Dead Kings, which will see Arno travel to Saint Denis’ underground crypts. Additionally, three extra missions and more than ...

New Assassin’s Creed Unity Trailer Features Co-op Gameplay and Seinabo Sey

Set to Seinabo Sey’s fantastic song Pistols at Dawn, the new Assassin’s Creed Unity trailer features all four Arno’s making their way through the streets of Paris. Each of the four players are outfitted for wildly different playstyles. Battle axes, spears, pistols, sabres, and rapiers are all wielded in this trailer. Assassin’s Creed Unity takes the long running action seri...

New Developer Commentary Video Released for Assassin’s Creed Unity

Ubisoft’s Alexandre Amancio, Creative Director of Assassin’s Creed Unity, demoed a co-op heist mission along with providing some developer commentary in a new trailer. The mission is set in Paris’ oldest hospital and will challenge players to sneak past the guards to relieve them of their treasures. The video contains almost five minutes of gameplay. Assassin’s Creed Unity ...

Assassin’s Creed: Unity release date pushed to mid-November

Today Ubisoft announced that Assassin’s Creed: Unity has been delayed two weeks worldwide. In a move that will probably confuse less informed gamers, or at least parents, Assassin’s Creed: Unity will now be released alongside Assassin’s Creed: Rogue in both North America and Europe. Yes, Assassin’s Creed: Unity is now set to be released on November 11th in North America and November 13th in ...

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