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Assassin's Creed III

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Overall 9
9.0

Assassin's Creed 3 PC Review

AtomicGamer
29 November 2012
  • Excerpt: I hate to admit that as a fan of big, epic games, I've really been struggling with the Assassin's Creed series over the years. This franchise is so ambitious, so complex, so overwrought that the games often feel like they're barely being held together, that from a gameplay and narrative (and not technical) perspective, they could crumble under their own weight at any time.
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Overall 9
9.0

Assassin's Creed III (PS3)

PC Magazine
23 November 2012
  • Conclusion: Assassin's Creed 3 is the best game in the series, offering the same open-world historical free running and assassination with more polish and depth.
  • Pros: Huge world with plenty to do. Gripping story. Engaging side quests.
  • Cons: Awkward crafting and trading system.
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Overall 9
9.0

Assassin's Creed III Review

Tech2
20 November 2012
  • Excerpt: With the development cost of your average big-budget AAA game running into some $100-odd million, it takes great courage to pump that kind of money into a new intellectual property (IP), as opposed to a popular franchise with a well-established fan base. Even when you do get new IPs, it's generally the same clichéd cover shooter fare; any modicum of innovation existing therein is sterilised after several passes through the focus group nonsense.
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Overall 10
9.8

Assassin’s Creed III

HDR
12 November 2012
  • Conclusion: Quick Take: A overly long tutorial leads to a treasure trove of enjoyment.
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Overall 9
9.2
Gameplay 10
9.5
Looks 9
9.0

Assassin's Creed III (PS3) - Review

VGChartz
7 November 2012
  • Excerpt: Assassin's Creed as a series may have gotten off to a rocky start thanks to the first game's clunky controls and bad AI – not to mention the fact that the pre-release material didn't mention Desmond or the modern setting at all – but the series has grown into its own beast and through five games has become one of the grandest tales of its medium.
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Overall 9
8.7

Assassins Creed III Review

Hardcore Shooter
2 November 2012
  • Conclusion: As the Assassin’s Creed franchise grows in scope and ambition, so too do the expectations of its players. Franchises die all the time – a combination of stagnant or complacent design choices mixed with ennui in its playerbase. The newest entry in the series takes the Assassins in a new direction – the American Revolution.
  • Pros: Grand storyline Excellent wilderness and open world in general Better activities, more activities
  • Cons: Characters a bit lackluster Buggy at times - not unheard of for an open world game, sadly
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Overall 9
9.0
Value for money 9
9.0
Gameplay 9
9.0
Graphics 9
9.0
Sound 9
9.0

Assassin’s Creed 3

impulsegamer
1 November 2012
  • Excerpt: As the war between the Assassins and the Templars escalates, Ubisoft Montreal takes the Assassin Creed franchise to a whole new level in their latest game, ASSASSIN'S CREED 3. The game begins on the 31st of October 2012 which happens to be the official release date of the game as players are treated to a powerful cinema that once again involves protagonist Desmond Miles and his cohorts.
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Overall 10
9.5
Gameplay 9
9.3
Graphics 10
9.7
Sound 10
9.8
Multiplayer 9
8.7
Control 9
9.2
Addiction 10
9.6

Expert Review

PSX Extreme
31 October 2012
  • Excerpt: Shooting for the stars is a noble yet humbling endeavor. From one perspective, you are attempting to generate a timeless, masterful experience, and you should receive respect and encouragement. From another, more cynical perspective, you are taking too many unnecessary risks and furthermore, you are railing against both mammoth expectations and what one expects to be daunting deadlines. The business world clashes with the artistic realm. Disappointment may be inevitable.
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Overall 9
9.2
Design 9
9.3
Gameplay 9
9.4
Storyline 9
9.1

Assassin's Creed III

GameTrailers
30 October 2012
  • Excerpt: We've blasted through every front of World War II, pointed-and-clicked our way through the trenches of World War I, and have fought countless battles that haven't even happened yet. Yet we've never stepped foot in the Revolutionary War. Are the alternate realities of the animus fertile ground to experience the ultimate uprising in Assassin’s Creed III? Just like in prior games, Assassin’s Creed III features several stories that intertwine.
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Overall 10
10

Assassin’s Creed III Review (PS3)

PlayStation LifeStyle
30 October 2012
  • Summary: The shot heard ’round the world.
  • Pros: The setting is filled with history and heroes, Combat is better than ever, feeling almost scripted, Animations are flawless and varied, Connor serves as the perfect main character, Hunting and trade at the Homestead, So many side-missions, over 20 hours, maybe double that, Story is compelling. Has you eagerly awaiting each next sequence, Game is stunning to look at, New England is perfectly recreated, Nautical missions are a blast, I could go on forever with positive ...
  • Cons: Desmond missions are distracting, Free run can be a pain in the ass during chase scenes
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