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  • Assassin's Creed 4 Reveal on February 27

    It seems like the next game in Assassin's Creed franchise will be reveal on February 27 (next Wednesday). Right now Ubisoft is sending mysterious invitations to an event related to Assassin's Creed series.

    Assassin's Creed Teaser in 2013A tweet from MCV reads, "We've been invited to a mysterious Assassin's Creed event on Feb 27th. Anyone else going? Any idea what's planned?"

    Ubisoft CEO Yves Guillemot has already confirmed that details regarding next Assassin's Creed game in 2013 will be revealed very soon.

    So far the only thing we know about new Assassin's Creed game is that it will feature new hero and time setting, and is currently in development by an all new team.

  • Assassin's Creed 3: The Tyranny of King Washington gets launch trailer

    Ubisoft has released launch trailer for Assassin's Creed 3: The Tyranny of King Washington DLC. It is currently available for download for PC and Xbox 360, PS3 gamers will get it tomorrow.

    Assassin's Creed 3: The Tyranny of King WashingtonAssassin's Creed 3: The Tyranny of King Washington is a three-part series, with the next episodes arriving in the next few months. Watch the launch trailer below.

  • Assassin's Creed III Title Update 5 Now Live, All Changes Detailed

    Ubisoft has just released Title Update 5 for Assassin's Creed 3. The update is now available for download across all three platforms. As per the details revealed in the changelog by Ubisoft, this latest update will prepare Assassin's Creed III for upcoming release of Tyranny of King Washington: The Infamy DLC.

    In addition to this, the update will also add loyalty unlocks to the PC version and will fix various SP and MP issues. You can view the complete changelog below.


    • Fixed a bug preventing the creation of new Uplay accounts
    • Removed the ability to hide pivots during pass-throughs and cinematics


    • Added support for “Tyranny of King Washington: The Infamy”
    • Fixed potential game data corruption when a DLC download ends while the player is in-game.


    • In Wolfpack, a target doesn’t remain stuck on the ground if the player hosting the game leaves while another player is joining at the same time.
    • In Wolfpack, some targets that were not visible to players under certain conditions can now be seen correctly.
    • In Wolfpack, the radar is not broken under certain conditions anymore.
    • In Artifact Assault, Team members can now correctly score when the initial artifact carrier gets killed under certain conditions.
    • In Deathmatch, players no longer have lookalikes NPCs unless they use abilities that create lookalikes.
    • In Deathmatch, the game no longer crashes in the New York brewery map for a player who used a Decoy while hiding in a group.
    • Some players are no longer stuck in rematch after completing a Simple Deathmatch session on the Saint Pierre map.


    • Some ladder issues when players left a session during the first minute have been corrected.
    • Ladders now update properly upon a full group kick.


    • The Independent’s hair when she wears the Wild Cat costume now displays correctly.
    • The Strong Man’s white costume, alternative costume and warrior costume now display properly when hiding in a group.


    • On Xbox 360, the Uplay icon and unlock conditions for unlockables redeemed via Uplay have been restored.
    • Loyalty unlocks are now available on PC.


    • Character customization is no longer reset under certain conditions.
    • The Wipe ability now correctly works from a distance.
    • The timer now properly starts and players can interact with each other prior to the host getting into the session.
    • Sound will properly keep playing when trying to watch a video under certain conditions.
    • An error message now displays when players attempt to watch DLC videos without having the DLC installed.
    • Chasebreakers in the Animus Core map now correctly reopen for team mates.
    • Players are no longer stuck on leaving game session screen under certain circumstances.
    • When you create a group in a private game, that group now stays the same through different sessions.


  • Assassin's Creed 3 Holiday Patch announced and detailed via Changelog

    Ubisoft has just announced details regarding a new patch for Assassin's Creed 3. The patch is title as "Assassin's Creed 3 holiday patch" and will arrive before Christmas on all three major platform, no exact release date has been announced yet.

    Assassin's Creed IIYou can check out the full changelog of Assassin's Creed III Holiday Patch below:

    Single Player

    Global Fixes

    - Couriers will now appear more often in Boston and New York
    - Fixed a bug where consumables would not be restored properly after playing a naval mission
    - Fixed a bug where multiple copies of heralds or paper boys could be spawned at the same spot
    - Fixed a bug where printer shops icons could appear on the map even if the player is not notorious
    - Fixed a bug where the 2nd equipped pistol could disappear after a loading
    - Fixed a bug where the player could fall through the map if he went through a city gate on horseback while in conflict
    - Fixed a crash when the player uses the rope dart on a horse from above
    - Fixed horse glitch
    - Fixed inventory messages that kept being displayed after every reload if the player had completed some missions
    - Fixed various crashes
    - Forced subtitles to be displayed for off-camera voices like some tutorials and end of sequence transitions
    - Made sure to stop tavern music when exiting taverns

    - A DEADLY PERFORMANCE: fixed a music glitch by making a cinematic not skippable

    - FEATHERS AND TREES : fixed another case where optional objective "Do not touch the ground or water" could fail for no good reason

    - ON JOHNSON'S TRA IL: fixed a bug where sometimes Adams and Revere could be missing, preventing the player from starting the mission

    - LEXINGTON AND CONCORD: fixed a bug where the player could stay stuck on the road while on horseback at a specific spot on the mission's path

    - Fixed Animus Synching gameplay that could get stuck

    Side Quests
    - Boston Brawlers: clearer message after beating all ex-champions, stating that you need to go back to Boston
    - Boston Underground: fixed a bug where exploded barrels could come back if you re-entered through the South Commons entrance.
    - Boston Underground: fixed a bug where Haytham could never use the North Port entrance
    Liberation Missions: added unfogging of the map when the player gets
    near a liberation event, to make sure the icon will be revealed in case
    the player doesn't complete it and wants to come back later.
    - New York Liberation Missions: fixed a few cases where the player could get to the event's icon but nothing would happen.
    New York Underground, fixed a bug where the player would be teleported
    at the center of New York if he declined to enter the underground
    through the South Market entrance.

    - Added map icons on Homestead buildings as you unlock new settlers
    - Made sure Achilles cannot be stoking the fireplace after the homestead story arc is completed
    THE PROPER TOOLS: added map icons on all shops in New York when that
    mission asks the player to go buy the hammer parts for the blacksmith
    Side-quest "ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE COMMON MAN", fixed a bug where the
    quest would still not be completed if the problem was already
    encountered prior to the last patch. Buggy savegames are now fixed on

    Naval Locations
    - OAK ISLAND: fixed a bug where the mission could not continue if the player reloads after completing some parts of the puzzle

    - Added auto-whistle for a horse when entering Frontier from Boston, New York or Homestead
    - Fixed NPC committing suicide when the player approaches

    - Fixed a bug where it was
    impossible to hide the on-screen money counter and "hold to skip"
    message. Money is now linked to the "mini-map" HUD visibility option,
    and the skip cinematic message to the "controls" option.
    - Fixed a bug where the "Fast Travel Points Unlocked" stat could not reach 100%
    - Fixed a possible crash after all pivots have been synched
    - Fixed bad date formatting in Notification Center
    - Fixed various typos and bad translations
    Made sure Boston Brawlers and Hunting Society icons are displayed over
    the fog once the player gets approached to join the club
    - Map icon
    filters: added a bunch of side-quest start icons on the missions layer,
    added viewpoints to the collectibles layer, and made sure all fast
    travel destinations are visible on all layers.
    - Opening the weapon, naval weapon and assassin recruits menus is now faster


    - Team modes balance is no longer affected when extra players join in progress.

    - Players are no longer stuck after they got hit by knives while climbing cranes.
    - The Unstoppable Perk now correctly opens recently closed Chase Breakers in the Animus Core map.
    - Closure now seals and opens Chase Breakers for the player who used the ability as intended.

    - Abstergo points now update correctly after you finished a game in the progression menu.

    - Locked targets don’t become unavailable under certain conditions anymore.
    - Players will now see the notorious lock indicator when their pursuers kill NPCs, regardless of their approach meter.
    - In a chase, target players will now be able to lock their pursuer by default prior to any other character.

    - It is now possible for players to reopen Chase Breakers right after their team mates went through them in the Animus Core map.
    - The time during which you’re vulnerable after a stun from ground to a haystack doesn’t vary from one mode to another anymore.
    - Players can no longer get killed by another player from any distance after performing a haystack kill.
    - Players no longer get stuck in the position the character adopts on narrow ledges when they kill with the Fast Gun.
    - Players will no longer see their pursuers as notorious when their pursuers are killed with the silent bonus or better.
    - Characters appearance and Gamertags can no longer be accidentally reverted on Wolfpack podium staging.

  • Assassin's Creed 3 is Ubisoft's fastest-selling game, sells over 7 million units

    Today, Ubisoft announced that Assassin’s Creed 3 is the fastest-selling game in the company’s history, with total sell-through topping the 7 million mark worldwide just one month after its release.

    Assassin's Creed IIFans have wasted no time exploring the game’s open world, and getting involved in the action-packed story. In solo missions alone, players have accumulated more than 82 centuries of gaming time and committed more than 3 billion assassinations.

    The deadly action continues in the multiplayer, where more than twice as many players have joined the multiplayer mode compared to Assassin’s Creed Revelations. To date, more than 250 million assassinations have been performed in more than 5 billion multiplayer sessions.

    On this excellent achievement, Rob Cooper, UK managing director said, "We are delighted with the performance of Assassin’s Creed III this Christmas,"

    He further added, "This is a beautiful and epic game of exceptional quality and we’re pleased that our fans have responded so well to the brand new universe, storyline and game experience."

  • Assassin's Creed 3: The Tyranny of King Washington DLC trailer released

    Ubisoft has released official trailer of upcoming Assassin's Creed 3: The Tyranny Of King Washington DLC. The publisher has confirmedthat The Tyranny of King Washington DLC will will explore an alternative history of George Washington, and going by the details in this new trailer it seems like it will be very "alternate" indeed.

    The Tyranny Of King WashingtonAssassin's Creed III: The Tyranny Of King Washington Trailer introduces an all-new Assassin's Creed III single-player campaign. Explore an alternate reality where George Washington has become a tyrant. Driven insane with unlimited power, he has transformed the young United States into a despotic empire. After witnessing the death of his loved ones in his tribe at King Washington's hands, a hero will rise, calling upon the special abilities locked within his lineage, to seek justice and freedom for the people.

    Watch the trailer below.

  • Seven Games to Gift Someone in Christmas 2012

    The past few months have shown an incredible number of high profile video games being released. Franchises like Assassin's Creed, Halo and Far Cry have all released the next installment in their franchise. But with so many dozens of games that have gotten great reviews and high scores from critics, what are the best? What games would be the best to buy this Christmas Season (Holiday Season)?

    Games to Buy in Christmas 2012

    Let’s take a look at some of the best games that are sure to please gamers of all generations and fans of all genres.



    Dishonored is set in Dunwall, an industrial whaling city where strange steampunk- inspired technology and otherworldly forces coexist in the shadows. You are the once-trusted bodyguard of the beloved Empress. Framed for her murder, you become an infamous assassin, known only by the disturbing mask that has become your calling card. In a time of uncertainty, when the city is besieged by plague and ruled by a corrupt government armed with industrial technologies, dark forces conspire to bestow upon you abilities beyond those of any common man – but at what cost? The truth behind your betrayal is as murky as the waters surrounding the city, and the life you once had is gone forever.

    Far Cry 3

    Far Cry 3

    Beyond the limits of civilization lies an island, a lawless place ruled by piracy and human misery, where your only escapes are drugs or the muzzle of a gun. This is where you find yourself, trapped in a place that's forgotten right from wrong, a place that lives by the principles of violence.

    In Far Cry 3, players step into the shoes of Jason Brody, stranded on this mysterious tropical island. You dictate how the story unfolds, from the battles you choose to fight down to the allies or enemies you make along the way. Slash, sneak, detonate and shoot your way across the island in a world that has lost all sense of right and wrong. Beware the beauty and mystery of this unexplored paradise and live to outwit its roster of ruthless, desperate characters. You'll need more than luck to survive.

    Halo 4

    Halo 4

    Master Chief returns in Halo 4, part of a new trilogy in the colossal Halo universe.

    Set almost five years after the events of Halo 3, Halo 4 takes the series in a new direction and sets the stage for an epic new sci-fi saga, in which the Master Chief returns to confront his destiny and face an ancient evil that threatens the fate of the entire universe. Halo 4 also introduces a new multiplayer offering, called Halo Infinity Multiplayer, that builds off of the Halo franchise's rich multiplayer history. The hub of the Halo 4 multiplayer experience is the UNSC Infinity – the largest starship in the UNSC fleet that serves as the center of your Spartan career. Here you’ll build your custom Spartan-IV supersoldier, and progress your multiplayer career across all Halo 4 competitive and cooperative game modes.

    Skyrim Dawnguard and Dragonborn DLC

    Skyrim Dragonborn DLC

    Skyrim Dawnguard DLC: Vampire Lord Harkon has returned to power and must be stopped from using the Elder Scrolls to destroy the sun in Skyrim’s first DLC, Dawnguard. Promising 15 hours more of game play, players can join the ancient order and stop him or become the Vampire Lord themselves.

    Skyrim Dragonborn DLC: With this official add-on for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, journey off the coast of Morrowind, to the island of Solstheim. Encounter new towns, dungeons, and quests, as you traverse the ash wastes and glacial valleys of this new land. Become more powerful with shouts that bend the will of your enemies and even tame dragons. Your fate, and the fate of Solstheim, hangs in the balance as you face off against your deadliest adversary -- the first Dragonborn.

    Assassin's Creed 3

    Assassin's Creed III

    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 spans the Revolutionary War, taking gamers from the vibrant, untamed frontier to bustling colonial towns and the intense, chaotic battlefields where George Washington's Continental Army clashed with the imposing British Army.

    Sleeping Dogs

    Sleeping Dogs

    Inspired by classic Hollywood and Asian cinema style action thrillers, Sleeping Dogs is a gritty open-world cop drama set in the vibrant city of Hong Kong. Sleeping Dogs catapults players into the role of undercover cop Wei Shen, tasked with taking down one of the world’s most fearsome criminal organizations from the inside... the Hong Kong Triads. As players explore the bustling and crowded Hong Kong island, through its neon-lit side streets and sprawling street markets, an incredible story unfolds of loyalty and betrayal where Wei begins to question his own motives as he is sucked in deeper than he could ever imagine.

    Offering players an island packed with action, every street corner, market stall, harbor dock or city skyscraper can become an opportunity for intense shoot-outs, adrenaline-fueled street races and intense, brutal martial arts combat. Featuring one of the most intuitive and imaginative combat systems, Sleeping Dogs empowers players to perform an extensive set of martial arts moves, singlehandedly taking on numerous opponents. Players perform bone-crunching kicks and combos, vicious counters and a cinematic set of environmental takedowns making use of countless real-world items from circular saws to phone booths, incinerators to refrigerator doors.

    Wild Card Entry: Mass Effect Trilogy (Reason: Three Mass Effect Games for just $59.99)

    Mass Effect Trilogy

    Experience all three award-winning Mass Effect titles with the Mass Effect Trilogy. This action-packed RPG saga follows the rise of Commander Shepard from Alliance Marine to becoming the galaxy's most elite soldier -- the only soldier who can lead an all-out galactic war against an ancient alien race known as the Reapers. Heart-pounding action meets gripping interactive storytelling as players decide how their unique story unfolds over all three games. With a team of loyal soldiers at their side, each player decides how they will save the galaxy, from the weapons and abilities they utilize to the relationships they forge or break.

  • Assassin's Creed 3 sequel hinted in Survey, May arrive in 2013 with Co-op

    Assassin's Creed franchise publisher Ubisoft has sent out a new survery to fans asking about some few ways of development for Assassin's Creed 3 sequel.

    Assassin's Creed 3The survery asked series of question to Assassin's Creed series fans ranging from whether they want to see Connor or Desmond once again, or revisit same time period in furture Assassin's Creed games.

    Furthermore, Ubisoft also asked whether players would like to see a feature enabling them to invite/join friends for assistance in single-player missions.

    The publisher also asked, whether gamers will buy next Assassin's Creed game if it released next year (2013). The last question in the survery was a bit surprise, Ubisoft enquired about gamers experience with highly acclaimed PS3 exclusive, Uncharted 3?.

    Let us know in the comment section below what you guys want to see in Assassin's Creed 3 sequel, Assassin's Creed + Split-Screen Co-op in Story Mode or something else?

    Source: TGL

  • Upcoming patch for Assassin's Creed 3: Liberation will fix Save File Bug: Ubisoft

    Ubisoft has confirmed to Joystiq has an Assassin's Creed 3: Liberation development team is currently in process of finalizing the first patch for the game. It will address the nasty save game corruption issue.

    Assassin's Creed 3: LiberationNo details was revealed by Ubisoft as to when the patch will release, but the publisher suggested that it will arrive soon and is almost ready for certification process.

    "Our team is in the process of finalizing the first patch for Assassin's Creed 3 Liberation," reads Ubisoft Statement to Joystiq. "This will address the save game corruption issue that you asked about [previously]. We'll have a better idea on the timing of the patch soon."

  • Assassin's Creed 3: Thanksgiving Patch Live Now, All Changes Detailed

    Ubisoft has just released Thanksgiving patch for Assassin's Creed 3. The patch carries fix for tons of Single-player issues, improves game's multiplayer mode, fixes rare crashes and bugs.

    Assassin's Creed 3PS3 and Xbox 360 gamers will be prompted to download this Assassin's Creed 3 Thanksgiving patch as soon as they connect their console to internet. PC gamers should be prompted too. If not prompted, this thanksgivingf patch has already been applied to the release version of Assassin's Creed III.

    Check out the entire changelog of Assassin's Creed 3 Thanksgiving Patch:


    • Multiplayer Modes
    • ASSASSINATE – Instances where it was possible for players to kill players that were not their target in Assassinate have been corrected.
    • ASSASSINATE – Bodyguards no longer fail to stun when they are locked by the pursuer of the player they protect.
    • DEATHMATCH – In Fort Wolcott, fixed a bug where players would remained stuck on warmup screen.
    • MANHUNT – The cooldown boosts for loss streak bonus are not permanently active for all abilities during a manhunt round anymore.   

    Multiplayer Abilities

    • Loss Streak now correctly triggers when players lose their contracts five times in a row.
    • Disruption now breaks the hitting player’s lock.
    • The Smoke Bomb’s drop behavior has been updated. It now drops at the user’s feet instead of dropping in front of them. However, if players drop it from a ledge, it will drop below them.
    • Throwing Knives used against players hiding in haystacks will now make them get out of this haystack.
    • Using Throwing Knives against a target now prevents the target from contesting the kill.
    • Players are no longer stuck after using the Money Bomb from a ledge.

    Multiplayer Ladders

    • Several issues which occurred when players would quit a Manhunt pre-session lobby and join their friends the same session later have been corrected.
    • After a session ends on a draw, both teams will now receive the same rate for Abstergo ladder, instead of one team getting a winning rate and the other getting a losing rate.
    • Players are now granted Abstergo points normally even if one or several players get the idle state at the end of the session (The idle players do not get any Abstergo points)

    Multiplayer Misc

    • It is now possible for players to lock their target when their target has just stunned them.
    • Changing the ability set three times during a game can no longer reset the ability’s cooldown.
    • The X icon no longer inaccurately persistently displays.
    • It is no longer possible for players to get up and perform a kill under certain conditions while they’re vulnerable.
    • Transitions to join Multiplayer sessions after an invite now work correctly.
    • Warm up games are no longer interrupted when the host player leaves.
    • It is now possible to stun a vulnerable pursuer.
    • The X icon no longer displays above the pursuer’s previous target when they have been stunned after being vulnerable.


    • Platform: All
    • Location: Sequence 1 – 12
    • Mission – “A DEADLY PERFORMANCE” – Mission result screen could show an incorrect sync reward
    • Mission – “A DEADLY PERFORMANCE” – Players could be stuck in the opera if they backtracked in a certain way after killing the target.
    • Mission – “INFILTRATING SOUTHGATE” – Target would not be spawned if the player failed to perform a meat shield during the firing line tutorial
    • Mission – “INFILTRATING SOUTHGATE” – Fixed multiple bugs where the guard on the boat could walk in circles, stay stuck or jump on the railing.
    • Mission – “JOHNSON’S ERRAND” – Fixed floating muskets after a cinematic.
    • Mission – “JOHNSON’S ERRAND” – Moved HUD icon on the explosive barrel on the ground instead of above the cart, because that’s what the player needs to shoot.
    • Mission – “JOHNSON’S ERRAND” – prevent the player from using hide spots during part the mission to avoid a possible mission break.
    • Mission – “THE SOLDIER” – Fixed a missing audio line.
    • Mission – “THE SURGEON” – Fixed a bug where the eavesdropping tutorial couldn’t be completed if the mission was restarted.
    • Mission – “THE SURGEON” – Fixed NPC not reacting to the player’s presence during the steal tutorial.
    • Mission – “THE SURGEON” – Fixed optional objectives that could fail too easily.
    • Mission – “WELCOME TO BOSTON”- When replaying the mission, when asked to buy a sword and pistol, those items would already be purchased.
    • Mission – “WELCOME TO BOSTON” – Fixed Possible mission break if the player shoots the horse he’s supposed to ride.
    • Mission – “UNCONVINCED” – Fixed a bug where the player could enter the tavern too early and break the mission.
    • Mission – “UNCONVINCED” – Blocked accidental blending during the tavern fight, which could break the mission.
    • Mission – “FEATHERS AND TREES” – Fixed a bug where the optional objective “Do not touch the ground” could fail too easily.
    • Mission – “HUNTING LESSONS” – Fixed the issue where the bear could flee and eventually freeze.
    • Mission – “A BOORISH MAN” – After the mission, the candelabra would display an interaction effect while the secret door to the basement was already opened.
    • Mission – “RIVER RESCUE” – Blocked the player from diving in the river too early which could break the mission.
    • Mission – “STOP THE PRESSES” – Cinematic could sometimes not trigger, breaking the mission.
    • Mission – “THE HARD WAY” – Fixed the optional objective “Do not take any damage” that would fail if the player hits rocks even if it doesn’t deal damage to the ship
    • Mission – “ON JOHNSON’S TRAIL” – Fixed issue where Chapheau could become inactive if the player dragged the fight far from where it started.
    • Mission – “THE ANGRY CHEF” – Fixed issue where the “limit health loss” optional objective would wrongly fail if the player reloads a checkpoint or dies. Also fix the displayed limit to 33% as that’s what’s actually used.
    • Mission – “THE ANGRY CHEF” – fixed missing butcher hatchet during cinematic if blood option is turned off
    • Mission – “BRIDEWELL PRISON” – Closed the cell doors while being escorted to prevent the player from getting stuck in them
    • Mission – “BRIDEWELL PRISON” – fixed voices becoming muffled mid-eavesdropping
    • Mission – “SOMETHING ON THE SIDE” – Fixed missing ocean during the chase
    • Mission – “SOMETHING ON THE SIDE” – Made the chase part easier
    • Mission – “A BITTER END” – Fixed a camera glitch if the player reloads last checkpoint during a certain cinematic
    • Mission – “A BITTER END” – Fixed a glitch that could happen if the player restarted the mission during a specific cinematic
    • Mission – “FATHER AND SON” – Fixed a bug where the guard you’re supposed to kill would not reappear if the player starts fighting him and then runs away.
    • Mission – “FATHER AND SON” – The mission could not be completed if the guard the player kills the target he’s supposed to steal using a stealth kill from bench or a rope-dart hanging move.
    • Mission – “MISSING SUPPLIES” – Disabled a patrol that would almost guarantee failing the mission if they detected and started fighting Haytham
    • Mission – “ALTERNATE METHODS” – Made the chase section easier
    • Mission – “BROKEN TRUST” – fixed a bug where the player could be stuck on a horse if he exited and re-entered the Animus at a specific moment
    • Mission – “LEE’S LAST STAND” – removed a destructible barrel that could cause problems if used as part of a contextual counter-attack.
    • Mission – “CHASING LEE” – Adjusted difficulty on the Charles Lee chase
    • Mission – “LAID TO REST” – Fixed a bug where the mission could be failed if redcoats start fighting the mission targets

    Location: Side Quest

    • BOSTON BRAWLERS – Mission “PETER BUNYON”, prevent the player from hiding, which would break the mission
    • BOSTON BRAWLERS – Mission “THE TOURNAMENT”, fixed a bug where the player could blend with spectators and break the mission
    • BOSTON BRAWLERS – Prevent using anything else than the fists during all fistfights
    • Boston Liberation Missions, North District – fixed an issue where some events would not complete properly if the player used an assassin recruit to kill the target.
    • COLLECTIBLES – fixed some chests that were not properly aligned when lock picking
    • COLLECTIBLES – removed the glow effect from chests during lock picking
    • COURIER MISSIONS – fixed a bug where mission update popup messages could be missing or wrong when delivering letters
    • FORT ST-MATHIEU – fixed a bug where the player could respawn inside the fort’s reset zone, which could break the fort’s logic
    • FRONTIERSMEN – Challenge 3, fixed a bug where objective “visit every tavern” would complete after visiting only 1 tavern
    • FRONTIERSMEN – mission “MONSTER OF THE SEA”, fixed a bug where sometimes eavesdroppings could not be completed
    • HUNTING SOCIETY – mission “THE MAN-EATER”, fixed a bug where the smaller locate zone would disappear if the player scans all clues outside of it
    • HUNTING SOCIETY – mission “THE PATRIARCH”, fixed a where the search zone could disappear from the map after interacting with the 1st clue
    • New York Liberation Missions – mission “PROTECT THE CLINIC”, fixed the mission not failing if the player goes too far from the area to protect.
    • New York Liberation Missions – West District, fixed a bug where the NPCs guarding the infected blankets could sometimes not be there.

    Location: Boston

    • Removed map icon on the door of Molyneux Tavern in Boston, until it is required by a specific mission

    Location: DLC

    • Fixed a bug where the wrong language could be selected even if the proper language DLC is installed

    Location: Epilogue

    • Animus Synching tutorial, forced subtitles on off-camera voice, so that the player doesn’t think the game is frozen

    Location: Frontier

    • Fixed a bug where players could respawn and desync immediately in a loop if he died in the Valley Forge region before unlocked. Also patches players which savegame are already stuck
    • Fixed a bug where the player could respawn under the ground in a loop, in two different places
    • Plugged a hole in the ground where players could fall through the map

    Location: Global

    • A text message is now visible on-screen at all times while a skippable cinematic is playing
    • Added a failsafe to the animals navigation, to prevent them from getting stuck
    • After the end credits, put the hood back up when not in Homestead
    • Disabled special attacks with heavy weapons on animals
    • Fixed a bug where the player could not equip a color change on the normal outfit from a shop if they are currently wearing a special outfit.
    • Fixed a bug where the player could not finish enemies on ground if they were thrown in deep snow
    • Fixed a bug where there wouldn’t be any reticle when precision aiming if the SSI option was turned off
    • Fixed a few rare bugs where the player could fall through the map while swimming or diving
    • Fixed various rare crashes
    • Greatly reduced the probability of animals to get stuck inside an object

    Location: Homestead

    • Fixed a rare bug where the Homestead upgrade progress could be lost after fast-travelling to the homestead
    • Mission “BOWLS BEGINNER” – Removed possibility to quit the bowls game after a reload, which would fail the mission.
    • Mission “CUTTING TIES”, fixed a bug where the NPC could react to fights or dead bodies and flee away, breaking the mission
    • Mission “NORRIS GOES COURTING”, fixed a bug where Norris would not reappear if the player goes too far from him.
    • Mission “THE PROPER TOOLS”, fixed multiple glitches where the Quest Log could become inconsistent
    • Mission “THE WEDDING”, fixed a missing audio line
    • Mission “THOUSAND-POUND IDEA”, fixed a bug where NPCs required for the mission could disappear and break the mission
    • Mission “TOOLS OF THE TRADE”, fixed mission not failing if Lance falls in the water
    • Mission “WHITE TROPHY”, make the cougar immune to explosions to prevent a possible mission break
    • Side-quest “ENCYCLOPEDIA OF THE COMMON MAN”, fixed a bug where the quest could sometimes not be completed

    Location: Menus

    • Added a wait message for some cases where the game could appear frozen if some servers are unresponsive
    • Animus Database, fixed updates of Kaniehtí:io entry that would be unlocked too early and spoil the fact that… [censored]
    • Fixed a bug where the player’s friends’ Uplay wall would get spammed by previously completed missions and sequences when the player reloads his game
    • Fixed leaderboards ranking the player as #1 when he’s actually alone on it
    • Homestead mission icons are now displayed on the map when selecting the “Missions” filter
    • Present pause menu, fixed a possible glitch if the player enters the controls section and leaves it very fast

    Platform: PS3

    • Fixed wrong message after purchasing a DLC and leaving the store
    • Westpoint DLC – mission “A SPY AMONG US”, fixed a bug where required characters would disappear and not come back if the player went too far from them
    • Westpoint DLC – fixed a bug where the player could fall through the map by going through the gate while in conflict

    Platform: Xbox 360

    • Location: Menus
    • Removed Benedict Arnold icon from the map legend