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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

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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...

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