trending / - - - - - - - - -

trending / playstation 4 - ni no kuni - halo - wii u - bungie interview - ces top picks - radeon hd 7850 - woods pga tour

Assassin’s Creed Freedom Cry Gets a Stand-alone Release

/ Feb 9th, 2014 No Comments

Assassin's Creed Freedom Cry

Ubisoft announced a stand-alone release for Assassin’s Creed Freedom Cry exclusively on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 3. Assassin’s Creed Freedom Cry will be available for purchase on the PlayStation Network on Feb. 18.

Freedom Cry was previously available as an add-on adventure for Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag. This stand-alone release will not require owning a copy of Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag to play it. The stand-alone will be a console exclusive on PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4, but will also be available on PC. The console release is Feb. 18 and the PC release is Feb. 25, both will retail for $14.99. Assassin’s Creed Freedom Cry is still available for purchase as a DLC add-on for Black Flag either by itself or as part of the Season Pass.

Assassin's Creed Freedom Cry

Assassin’s Creed Freedom Cry

In Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag, Adewale act as quartermaster on the Jackdaw. Assassin’s Creed Freedom Cry follows Adewale’s story as a man born a slave. The former pirate turned Assassin gets shipwrecked in 18th-century Haiti. Haiti is home to the most brutal slavery in the West Indies, an injustice that Adewale ends up fighting against in order to get back to sea. In order to get off Haiti, Adewale assists Hatian locals to earn a ship and a crew. As he fights to free slaves, he gets sucked into the Maroon slave community, which brings up memories of his past as a slave himself. Freedom Cry gives Adewale a new crew and a new set of weapons. Adewale has access to a machete and a blunderbuss to facilitate his assassinations and help free slaves. Assassin’s Creed Freedom Cry also will feature sea combat and Adewale commands his own ship to fight Carribbean slave owners.

Assassin's Creed Freedom Cry

Assassin’s Creed Freedom Cry

Assassin’s Creed Freedom Cry releases as a stand-alone adventure on PS4 and PS3 Feb. 18 and on PC Feb. 25.

Quick Take

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag was a surprisingly good and satisfying game, especially after Assassin’s Creed III. Adewale is one of the best characters from the game. It was exciting when Ubisoft originally announced Freedom Cry as DLC for Black Flag with Adewale as the protagonist. Ubisoft giving Freedom Cry the Blood Dragon treatment is really cool. This will get Adewale’s adventure out to a larger group of people as a stand-alone game. It being a console exclusive to Sony consoles is interesting, but also not surprising considering the relationship Ubisoft has cultivated on Sony consoles for Assassin’s Creed over the years.

Kalvin Martinez

Kalvin Martinez

Senior Editor at Gaming Illustrated
Kalvin Martinez studied Creative Writing at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He writes reviews, prose and filthy limericks. While he is Orange County born, he now resides in Portland, OR. He is still wondering what it would be like to work at a real police department. Follow Kalvin on Twitter @freepartysubs
Kalvin Martinez

Latest posts by Kalvin Martinez (see all)

tags: , , , , , ,

Related Posts

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice

Sekiro: Shadows Die Twice Review: Cut to the Feeling

Mar 21st, 2019No Comments

Google Gaming

Watch the Google Gaming Announcement Here

Mar 19th, 2019No Comments

Fortnite Season 8 Battle Pass Free

How to Get Fortnite Season 8 Battle Pass Free

Feb 14th, 2019No Comments

Dragon Marked for Death

Dragon Marked for Death Gets a Retail Release in March

Jan 24th, 2019No Comments

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Verify That You Are Human... *

Top Articles

bestjett buyeww 6181447888 link


besttrew buyhfgh 6181447888 link


bestavbe buydfgss 6181447888 link


bestjett buyeww 1642300789 link


besttrew buyhfgh 1642300789 link


bestavbe buydfgss 1642300789 link


bestjett buyeww 5661298988 link


besttrew buyhfgh 5661298988 link


bestavbe buydfgss 5661298988 link


bestjett buyeww 9603855883 link


besttrew buyhfgh 9603855883 link


bestavbe buydfgss 9603855883 link


bestjett buyeww 9950583116 link


besttrew buyhfgh 9950583116 link


bestavbe buydfgss 9950583116 link