DEVELOPER DIARY | PS4 Thursday, May 9, 2013 | 9:16 PM

Assassin's Creed IV devs talk PS4

Assassin's Creed IV devs talk PS4

Conversations with creators video series continue and after Watch_Dogs it's still Ubisoft but this time for Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag where creative director Jean Guesdon and producer Sylvain Trottier talk about the development for Playstation 4.

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Commented on 2013-05-09 22:05:08
Not impressed by the graphics compared to current gen. Framerate looks bad.
Commented on 2013-05-09 23:06:14
First next-gen games will be like PC versions of current-gen games, that is why they call it cross-gen.
Commented on 2013-05-09 23:06:44
What kind of PR BS is this when you are spitting up sequels every 12 months...I have never despised Ubisoft more than I have this generation.
Commented on 2013-05-09 23:09:51
Framerate does look jittery, but the water looks nice at least. With all these games if there's a version coming out on current gen consoles I wouldn't expect it to look that much better. Same assets and all that.
Commented on 2013-05-09 23:21:26
From what i have seen so far it looks pretty stunning. I don't know what they have shown though (current/next gen/pc). I believe the graphics will be incredible, but I'm more concerned about the gameplay.

I love the thought of an open world pirate game with ship to ship combat and boarding and looting and what not. What I worry about is whether the Assassins Creed name will drag it down. Auto free running, auto combat, and auto everything have kinda worn me out on the series. Make me have to at least push buttons to do stuff and make it a little harder to single handedly destroy an entire legion of men and I may regain some interest.
Commented on 2013-05-09 23:33:39 In reply to Phaethon360
Posted by Phaethon360
Framerate does look jittery, but the water looks nice at least. With all these games if there's a version coming out on current gen consoles I wouldn't expect it to look that much better. Same assets and all that.
For a pirate game, the water better look good. Otherwise, its a bloody embarrassment!
Commented on 2013-05-10 01:02:38
Has the same problem as watchdogs. A next gen title held back by being current gen too. And it's assassins creed, which is shit.
Commented on 2013-05-10 05:09:22
Ship just got real!





Wait, wrong trailer...
Commented on 2013-05-10 05:57:15 In reply to KORNdog
They probably din't have the time to make use of PS4 hardware. It will be more like a PC port ,which is not bad thing.
Commented on 2013-05-10 08:22:07
Sadly, a lot of multiplatform games are going to be held back until they give up the PS3/360 versions. But exclusives should look a lot better.
Commented on 2013-05-15 14:45:38 In reply to alimokrane
Posted by alimokrane
For a pirate game, the water better look good. Otherwise, its a bloody embarrassment!
If it is equal to or better than AC3, they'll have that part in the bag. At least on PC, the water looked superb.

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