NEWS - Thursday, October 24, 2013


Xbox Addict goes hands-on with AC4 and talks with producers, directors

This past Tuesday Ubisoft held a public preview event for Assassin’s Creed IV at the Amsterdam Brewhouse in downtown Toronto. It was the first time for the Xbox Addict team to behold the game in person on next generation hardware, and while the demo units on hand were all PS4 units, we were assured by all the Ubisoft representatives present that the Xbox One versions of the game will be visually identical.

Our general takeaway from our brief dalliance with piracy and assassination on the high seas? Well, the videos below should speak for themselves, but if you are planning to purchase an Xbox One at launch, then it’s a no-brainer to get the Xbox One version of the game, for the water physics in the naval battles and the translucent lighting in the forests alone. If you’re sticking with the Xbox 360 version, however, Associate Producer Sylvain Trottier promises that the gameplay in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag will be exactly the same on both Xbox 360 and Xbox One, and even better, both versions will support the companion app that will be coming to iOS and Android devices at launch.

But why take our word for it?  In the video below, we speak with Mr. Trottier in depth about what we can expect from Assassin’s Creed IV.

We also learned more about the recently announced Freedom Cry DLC, which will star Adewale, ally and First Mate of AC4’s Edward Conway. Speaking with the DLC’s Game Director (Wesley Pincombe) and Mission Director (Hugo Giard), we had the opportunity to discuss the significance of introducing yet another person of colour as an AC protagonist (Adewale will be the third, behind Connor of Assassin’s Creed 3 and Aveline from Assassin’s Creed: Liberation HD, which will be available on Xbox Live Arcade later this month).


 

F.Y.I. The full name of the actor who plays Adewale in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag and Assassins’ Creed IV: Freedom Cry is  Tristan D. Lalla.


Source: http://www.ubisoft.com

Comments

Site Statistics

Registered Members: 44,045
Forum Posts: 725,452
Xbox One Titles: 766
Xbox 360 Titles: 1,084
Xbox 360 Kinect Titles: 95
Xbox 360 Arcade Titles: 584
Xbox Titles: 847
Staff Reviews: 1,532
Member Reviews: 10,339
News Articles: 13,454
Screenshots: 29,607
Xbox 360 Achievements: 45,112
Xbox 360 Faceplates: 2,016
Cheat Codes: 1,706

Latest News








See News Archives

Community Forum Activity

Xbox Design Lab Controller Package
Post by oryanphine
4 Replies, 151 Views

Looking for Gears of War faceplates!
Post by jtcustoms
4 Replies, 235 Views

Upgraded 360 to One S, some XBLA games not showing as purchased
Post by DJ tx
4 Replies, 195 Views

Used version of Diablo 3
Post by Kamshaft
2 Replies, 220 Views

Xbox One Ea Sports
Post by oryanphine
0 Replies, 165 Views

Xbox One Halo Wars 2
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 188 Views

Pax East 2017 Boston
Post by oryanphine
3 Replies, 235 Views

Where is everyone?
Post by DJ tx
8 Replies, 309 Views

For anyone who went from Xbox 360 to the One S
Post by DJ tx
12 Replies, 549 Views

Xbox One Games Of Thrones
Post by oryanphine
2 Replies, 323 Views

Halo Wars 2 TV Commercials
Post by Nato King
2 Replies, 333 Views

Ghost Recon Wildlands Closed Beta
Post by HaZarD SFD
32 Replies, 1065 Views

Gears of War 1-3 Keys.
Post by HaZarD SFD
0 Replies, 722 Views

Xbox One NFL Superbowl LI
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 476 Views

Xbox 1 d?shonor? 2
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 414 Views

© 2000-2017 XboxAddict.com - All rights reserved. All trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
Xbox is a registered trademark of Microsoft. XboxAddict.com is not affiliated with Microsoft.

Made in Canada
Site Design by Cameron Graphics