‘Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag’ Gameplay Is Here

Check out the first bit of gameplay from Ubisoft's next chapter in the Assassin's Creed franchise, Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.

Ubisoft has revealed the first bit of gameplay for Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag. The next chapter in the Assassin’s Creed franchise takes us to brand new locations with a brand new protagonist, Edward Kenway. Check out the gameplay reveal trailer below:

 Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag tells the story of Edward Kenway, a young British man with a thirst for danger and adventure, who falls from privateering for the Royal Navy into piracy as the war between the major Empires comes to an end. Edward is a fierce pirate and seasoned fighter who soon finds himself embroiled in the ancient war between Assassins and Templars. Set at the dawn of the 18th Century, the game features some of the most infamous pirates in history, such as Blackbeard and Charles Vane, and takes players on a journey throughout the West Indies during a turbulent and violent period of time later to become known as the Golden Age of Pirates.

Pre-order perks for Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag have been revealed including the GameStop exclusive Edition that includes “The Black Island Pack”.

The Black Island Pack includes:

  • • The dark and dangerous treasure-hunting quest: Black Island.
  • • The deadly Black Ship.
  • • Legendary silver flintlock pistols used by Captain Morgan.
  • • Valuable multiplayer items including Captain Morgan’s costume, picture, and title.

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag is coming to Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Nintendo’’s Wii U™, Windows PC and other next generation consoles starting on October 29, 2013.