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‘Assassin’s Creed Origins’ virtual tours can actually teach history

The Assassin’s Creed series is known for its vast and richly detailed historical environments, and well… lots of murder. What you might not realize is just how much work goes into making these virtual windows into the past somewhat realistic……


What we’re playing: ‘Yakuza 0’ and ‘Reigns: Her Majesty’

Welcome back to Gaming IRL, a monthly segment where several editors talk about what they’ve been playing in their downtime. This month, we spend too much time taking photos in Assassin’s Creed Origins, lose ourselves in Yakuza 0’s side stories……


Ubisoft inadvertently releases ‘Assassin’s Creed’ DLC a week early

Ubisoft has a history of premature software releases, but here’s one you might not mind. The developer has confirmed that it inadvertently released its Assassin’s Creed Origins add-on The Hidden Ones to Xbox One users a week ahead of its Janua……


Ubisoft inadvertently releases ‘Assassin’s Creed’ DLC a week early

Ubisoft has a history of premature software releases, but here’s one you might not mind. The developer has confirmed that it inadvertently released its Assassin’s Creed Origins add-on The Hidden Ones to Xbox One users a week ahead of its Janua……


‘Assassin’s Creed’ predicted the new pyramid chamber discovery

Just days ago, scientists found a previously undiscovered chamber inside the Great Pyramid of Giza. As it turns out, the makers of Assassin’s Creed: Origins had the jump on them. As Kotaku’s Stephen Totilo notes, the space itself is already bu……


‘Assassin’s Creed Origins’ adds history lessons in early 2018

The Assassin’s Creed games have always had an element of historical realism to them, but it’s hard to appreciate that cultural authenticity when you’re five seconds away from being stabbed by a Templar. Thankfully, Ubisoft will take the press……


‘Assassin’s Creed’ trailer reveals mysterious Egyptian enemies

We got our first look at Assassin’s Creed: Origins at E3 this past summer. The latest installment of the big-budget title from Ubisoft is set to release on all major platforms October 27th, and will feature ancient Roman and Egyptian settings ……