For the first time, the PC release of an Assassin’s Creed game will quickly follow the console release.
Today, Ubisoft announced that Assassin’s Creed III for PCs will be available on November 20, 2012.
Set against the backdrop of the American Revolution in the late 18th century, Assassin’s Creed III introduces a new hero, Ratohnhaké:ton, of Native American and English heritage. Adopting the name Connor, he becomes the new voice for justice in the ancient war between the Assassins and Templars. Players become an Assassin in the war for liberty against ruthless tyranny in the most stylized and fluid combat experiences in the franchise to date.
Assassin’s Creed III is set to release on October 30th for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and will be available for Wii U™ from Nintendo when the Wii U™ launches.
Assassin’s Creed III can be pre-ordered at UBIShop® by visiting: http://shop.ubi.com/assassinscreed3