Assassin’s Creed III Naval Warfare Gamescom Trailer

In advance of Gamescom 2012, Assassin’s Creed III is bringing gamers to the forefront of naval combat. As Connor, gamers will command a naval warship and lead his crew through tumultuous waters and enemy ships. Gamers will be able to use cannons against enemies, including devastating ammunition for optimal impact in what is the most detailed and immersive open-sea experience to date.

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 spans the Revolutionary War, taking gamers from the vibrant, untamed frontier to bustling colonial towns and the intense, chaotic battlefields where George Washington’s Continental Army clashed with the imposing British Army.