Assassin's Creed: Unity (Xbox One)

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NOW INCLUDES FREE DEAD KINGS DLC (available from 17th December)

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Saint Denis, 1794. Following the events of Assassin’s Creed Unity, journey with Arno to the ominous rural city of Saint Denis. Follow him as Arno explores the troubling open-world city of Saint Denis and its extensive underground universe ̶ an ancient necropolis with an intricate network of catacombs and deep caves that hide the best-kept secrets of the French kings.

Use Arno’s lantern to advance in the dark, fend off the animals creeping around the catacombs, and solve ancestral puzzles. Alternatively, put out the lantern and become one with the shadows.

Unlock the powerful new Guillotine Gun to unleash both explosive destruction and close-combat havoc.


 Paris, 1789. The French Revolution turns a once-magnificent city into a place of terror and chaos. Its cobblestoned streets run red with the blood of commoners who dare to rise up against an oppressive aristocracy. Yet as the nation tears itself apart, a young man named Arno will embark upon an extraordinary journey to expose the true powers behind the Revolution. His pursuit will throw him into the middle of a ruthless struggle for the fate of a nation, and transform him into a true Master Assassin.

Introducing Assassin's Creed® Unity, the blockbuster franchise's new chapter powered by the all new Anvil engine, rebuilt from the ground up for new gen. From the storming of the Bastille to the execution of King Louis XVI, experience the French Revolution as never before - and help the people of France carve an entirely new destiny.

Features:

  • A RUTHLESS NEW HERO FOR A BRUTAL WORLD - Play as Arno, an entirely new breed of Assassin, more lethal than his ancestors. Take down your prey with a range of new weapons such as the Phantom Blade, a Hidden Blade with crossbow capabilities.
  • BRAND-NEW PARKOUR, COMBAT, AND STEALTH GAMEPLAY - Enjoy an unprecedented degree of freedom and control over your Assassin, brought to life by the new Anvil engine.
  • Full motion control: new parkour mechanics for seamless free running up, across, and down city walls and buildings.
  • A reinvented fighting system provides a richer combat experience based on skill, timing, and flow.
  • Enhanced stealth gameplay including new stealth mode, cover system and crowd manipulation techniques. Stay hidden, stalk your prey and strike without warning.
  • DEEP CUSTOMIZATION MECHANICS TO CRAFT YOUR OWN MASTER ASSASSIN - Craft your own unique play style by choosing your weapons, gear, outfit and specialized skills. Mix and match from hundreds of possible combinations and build your Stealth, Fighting, and Navigation abilities from a new expansive skill tree. Become the ultimate Master Assassin.
  • DISCOVER REVOLUTIONARY PARIS, BROUGHT TO LIFE AS NEVER BEFORE - Carve your way through a stunning full scale, open world city, a feat only possible through the power of the new Anvil engine.
  • Explore detailed building interiors and discover secret underground catacombs and sewers.
  • Embark on Ancestral Missions, Treasure Hunts, Murder Mysteries, Contracts and more. The city is packed full of activities that will captivate you for hours
  • Witness the chaos of the French Revolution first-hand by immersing yourself in realistic, systemic crowds of up to 5,000 AI driven characters.
  • A UNIQUE CO-OP EXPERIENCE YOU MUST PLAY TO BELIEVE - In addition to an epic Singe Player campaign, join up to three friends and experience the online open world of 18th century Paris. Pull off ambitious Heists and take part in unique narrative driven missions designed exclusively for cooperative play. Sabotage an execution. Protect an emperor. Assassinate a Templar agent. But victory won't be easy; you and your lethal band must rely on communication, coordination, and diverse skills to accomplish your missions, then vanish into the shadows.

Product Details

Barcode
3307215937631
Department
Video Games
Released
13 Nov 2014
Type
Games
Platform
Xbox One
Edition
Standard Edition
Genre
Action
Publisher
Ubisoft
Franchise
Assassin's Creed
Developer
Ubisoft
FPB
18
Review
SA Gamer
Online Play
Yes
Screenshots
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Videos
E3 2014 Trailer
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Duration: 03:32
Resolution: 640 x 360
Codec: H.264
'Revolution' Trailer
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Duration: 01:48
Resolution: 640 x 360
Codec: H.264
Gamescom 2014 Trailer
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Duration: 02:17
Resolution: 640 x 360
Codec: H.264
Launch Trailer
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Duration: 02:17
Resolution: 640 x 360
Codec: H.264
Supply Source
South Africa

Customer Reviews

Okay

Reviewed by on

The game was released with a lot of bugs that were fixed along as time went by. This game isn't bad but if you didn't play it, you not missing out on the ac universe

A solid game

Reviewed by on

If you’ve read anything about this game before reading our comment, then rest assured, the game is not as bad as you think. This time round, Assassin’s Creed visits France just as a revolution is about to start. You play Arno Dorian, a man framed for murder. During his time in prison he learns the secret to his assassin lineage and begins to train in order to seek revenge against those who framed him. The story of AC Unity is one of the shining lights of the game. The visuals are top notch and the detail work that went into the game is exquisite. What brings it down are the plethora of bugs present in the game, however, the developers have created patches to repair the problems. If you have access to internet, then you’ll be able to update and play the game with fewer hassles. If you don’t have access, then the bugs might prove to be too great. Unity is the first game in the series to feature co-op mode, which is introduced beautifully and works incredibly well. If you’re a fan of playing with a few mates, then Unity is a solid game. To read all our thoughts on the game, check out our review:
http://sagamer.co.za/xbox/review-assassins-creed-unity-xbox-one