Assassin’s Creed III allows you to enter the American Revolution as a Native American assassin trained in the coolest weapons imaginable in the 18th century. From the moment you pick up your tomahawk, the newest game in the Assassin’s Creed family is a dizzying adventure filled with epic battles. This unique and updated version of the much loved video game offers another glimpse into the ancestors that have created the ultimate assassin, Desmond Miles. You will get your chance to pilot either Miles or his Native American and English predecessor, Connor. Connor adds his unique skills to the Assassin’s Creed battlefield, but carries with him the weight of the impending loss of his tribe to either the colonies or the English as they struggle against each other for control of America.
Assassin’s Creed III is rated M for Mature and does possess that intense violence, strong language and sexual content that is found in the previous two games. The game has several new settings that incorporate the wilderness of the American frontier and the bustling city streets of the colonial settlements. Epic battles from the history books come to life when Connor encounters the forces of the Continental Army as it clashes with the British Army. The newest protagonist in the Assassin’s Creed trilogy comes with his own unique skill set that includes the ability to climb trees. Gamers will appreciate the fluidity of Connor’s movements as he scales a cliff or jumps from high tree branches. Moving from the frontier to Boston, Connor is able to summon a handy horse to carry him quickly from one area to the next.
Assassin training allows for stealth kills and hand-to-hand combat within the game. The cities of New York and Boston are extremely lively and filled with residents that create an interesting background. Connor is a skilled hunter and is able to stalk and slaughter small game for use as food, clothing and as trade items. Gathering tools like bows and arrows, hatchets and rifles make the game entertaining. Connor even gets his own ship to pilot. Using cannons on the ship, maritime battles add even another dimension to the already amazing variety in this game. Multiplayer options are available in Assassin’s Creed III, and the gaming is even more fun when played online. The giant variety of challenges presented in Assassin’s Creed III make this newest version of the game a brilliant addition to the trilogy. Veteran fans of the game will appreciate the wider range of skills available to the hero, and new fans will be enthralled with the action.