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Saturday7th Sep 2013

Thursday7th Feb 2013

  • News Assassin's Creed III: Liberation's Sales Near 600,000 Units

    Not too shabby

    Ubisoft’s likeable PlayStation Vita spin-off Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation has snuck up on a brand new milestone, selling “close to 600,000 units”. The publisher announced the statistic as part of a post-earnings financial call earlier today, though its terminology was mixed throughout. As such, it’s not entirely clear if...

Thursday22nd Nov 2012

Wednesday21st Nov 2012

Tuesday13th Nov 2012

  • News Ubisoft Satisfied with Assassin's Creed III: Liberation's Sales

    Signs of life

    We’re so used to wallowing in woeful PlayStation Vita sales reports that this story has taken us by surprise. In an interview with, publisher Ubisoft has revealed that portable exclusive Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation has actually posted very positive sales numbers worldwide. “It's the first time we've...

Saturday27th Oct 2012

Thursday18th Oct 2012

  • News Ubisoft Extricates Assassin's Creed III: Liberation Trailer

    Fight for your right

    Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation’s protagonist Aveline may just be the most interesting main character in the stealth series so far. Not only does her gender introduce some interesting narrative and gameplay ideas, but we love the way that developer Ubisoft Sofia hasn’t overplayed her sexuality. She is a strong and...

Wednesday25th Jul 2012

  • News Assassin's Creed III: Liberation Sneaking into GamesCom

    Rooftop runner

    Despite receiving a positive critical reception at E3 earlier in the year, we still haven’t seen much of Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation for PlayStation Vita. That looks likely to change at GamesCom next month, as Ubisoft has confirmed that the handheld spin-off will be playable on the show floor. It’ll be joined by a...

Wednesday11th Jul 2012

  • News Assassin's Creed III: Liberation Trailer Introduces Aveline

    Fresh face

    Ubisoft’s upcoming Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation undeniably looks like the most exciting title in development for PlayStation Vita – and this extended trailer underlines exactly why that’s the case. It shows new protagonist Aveline running through her hometown of New Orleans. Unsurprisingly, there’s a fair amount of stabbing...

Thursday14th Jun 2012

  • News Ubisoft Bullish About PlayStation Vita's Prospects

    True believer

    Ubisoft was one of the few third-party publishers to deliver the goods for Vita at this year’s E3. The company announced a full-blown spin-off in Assassin’s Creed III: Liberation – a title that’s been getting a lot of buzz in the aftermath of the show. That support shows serious belief in the platform’s future prospects,...

Friday8th Jun 2012

  • News Assassin's Creed III Is Available to Pre-Order from the PSN

    The Animus awaits

    If you’ve been on the European PlayStation Store this week – perhaps to download your PlayStation Plus goodies – you might have noticed a new section dedicated to Assassin’s Creed III. The directory includes a wealth of pre-order options for Ubisoft’s latest blockbuster, allowing you to take advantage of the PSN’s new...

Tuesday5th Jun 2012

  • News Assassin's Creed III: Liberation Sneaking onto Vita

    In the shadows

    The surprise might have been ruined, but Game Informer's premature preview of Assassin's Creed III: Liberation still couldn't kill the enthusiasm for PlayStation Vita's biggest E3 announcement. For the first time in the Assassin's series, Liberation introduces a female assassin named Aveline. The game – which is a brand new...