TRAILER | X360, PS3, PC Friday, August 10, 2012 | 8:15 PM

Assassin's Creed III: Animus Trailer

Assassin's Creed III: Animus Trailer

What is Abstergo's Animus capable of? That's what the new trailer of Assassin's Creed III answers and shows, with multiplayer footage.

Animus Trailer

All comments

Commented on 2012-08-10 21:16:49
That trailer is a little weird. On the one hand it's supposed to be a promotion video, directly out of the game's "world" where the animus actually exists. On the other hand it completely ignores the game's story, like that the Animus is actually some secret technology. And then it talks about game modes etc. like if it were some developer diary

I feel like the marketing team didn't really know where they wanted to go with this one.
Commented on 2012-08-10 21:36:51
They've had these Animus trailers before for the previous games' multiplayer but usually they were addressing the Templars. Him doing the game talk was jarring, I was expecting him to tell us to pre-order the game at the end in an equally cognitively dissonant manner.
Commented on 2012-08-11 12:20:12
not for wii u gamersyde?
Commented on 2012-08-11 21:05:39
Very meta Ubisoft.
Commented on 2012-08-11 23:21:03
Could be related to the campaign. Maybe Abstergo have released a consumer Animus and want to use it for some dastardly purpose :L
Commented on 2012-08-11 23:29:39 In reply to RazorbackVI
Posted by RazorbackVI
Could be related to the campaign. Maybe Abstergo have released a consumer Animus and want to use it for some dastardly purpose :L
http://www.vg247.com/2012/07/18/assassins-creed-ii...

About the game


What's up?
  • jmd749
    jmd749 Cami is such a bitch now. Any "The Original" fans here? (2 Hours ago)
  • jmd749
    jmd749 @MikeManiac61: That's why I was trying to explain to Korndog b4 that from a PC Gamer perspective most multiplatform remasters are a rip off and make no sense. He wouldn't know as a console only gamer. (6 Hours ago)
  • MikeManiac61
    MikeManiac61 @jmd749: I have D2 too i had no idea about this either, that really is shady. Like they wanted extra dough even if the people owned the game. (7 Hours ago)
  • MikeManiac61
    MikeManiac61 @jmd749: Wow, that actually worked. Why was this not mentioned earlier? (7 Hours ago)
  • jmd749
    jmd749 [url] (9 Hours ago)
  • jmd749
    jmd749 already own D2 and visit the dev's site Nordic Games, they did not make this clear on Steam and many loyal fan repurchased the Deathinitive edition unnecessarily. Very shady stuff like this annoys me. (9 Hours ago)
  • jmd749
    jmd749 @KORNdog: Dishonored and DMC do not have remastered editions on PC and that's the point there's no need. Darksiders 2 dethinitive edition for e.g released on steam only to be a free upgrade when you.. (10 Hours ago)
PreviousNext
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Tonight's livestream will be at 9:15 GMT+1, not GMT+2 as first stated. (1 Week ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood New GSY Live dedicated this time to Just Cause 3 on Tuesday 9:30 GMT+2 (9 Weeks ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Join us tomorrow at 10 pm GMT+2 for a new livestream. We'll be playing Rise of the Tomb Raider. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Uncharted Collection livestream tonight at 9:30 GMT+2 (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood We'll be back live with the Forza 6 final build tonight at 10 GMT+2. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Turns out there was a mix up with the time for the live (different time zones). We'll be live with Andy tomorrow at 9 p.m. CET, most probably on PS4 this time. (> 3 Months ago)
  • Driftwood
    Driftwood Live cancelled, see news article for "info". (> 3 Months ago)
PreviousNext
Top stories