Announced today during the latest Nintendo Direct, Ubisoft and Nintendo have both confirmed that Assassin’s Creed: The Rebel Collection will set sail, exclusively for, Nintendo Switch this December.
Ubisoft is preparing to take players on what of the greatest adventures that the Assassin’s Creed franchise has had to offer. During today’s Nintendo Direct, Ubisoft has revealed that Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag and Assassin’s Creed Rogue will be preparing to set sail on December 6th, 2019, on the Nintendo Switch.
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag will ship with all single-player DLC for players to enjoy alongside full campaigns for each of the aforementioned titles. Both games will feature full-offline compatibility for fans to enjoy. The games will also take advantage of the devices Handheld Mode, HD Rumble, Touchscreen interface, Optimized HUD, and Motion Control Aiming.
This bundle will be available as a Nintendo Switch exclusive and will – for the first time ever – see Edward Kenway and Shay Patrick Cormac set sails on a Nintendo console in their very own titles. You can check out what the collection features down below as provided to us by Ubisoft
- Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag. Players will sail into the Golden Age of Piracy, where pirates have established their own lawless Republic. Playing as Edward Kenway, the most feared pirate captain in the Caribbean, players will take part in world-famous battles, discover hidden treasures, and earn the respect of legendary characters like Blackbeard. The game’s vast open-world features countless remote islands where corruption, greed, and cruelty are commonplace.
- All single-player DLCs, including Aveline and Freedom Cry. Play as Aveline during a rogue period of self-discovery, unsure of her alliances, but more committed than ever to defending and liberating slaves. In Freedom Cry, former slave Adewale finds freedom as a pirate aboard Edward Kenway’s ship. 15 years later, Adewale becomes a trained Assassin to free the slaves and avenge them. Both these DLCs and more will be available in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag.
- Assassin’s Creed Rogue. Amidst the chaos of the French and Indian War, players will embrace one man’s slow descent into darkness, forever shaping the future of the American colonies. As Shay Patrick Cormac, they will transform from a loyal member of the Assassin Brotherhood into the ultimate assassin hunter. On a perilous journey through America and the icy cold waters of the North Atlantic, players will take the perspective of a Templar for the first time in franchise history.
The Assassin’s Creed: The Rebel Collection will be available for pre-order starting tomorrow September 5th, 2019, for $39.99.
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