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8.7
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Score Breakdown Based on 1610 ratings
  1. 10 (488)
  2. 9 (665)
  3. 8 (273)
  4. 7 (87)
  5. 6 (30)
  6. 5 (13)
  7. 4 (10)
  8. 3 (6)
  9. 2 (6)
  10. 1 (34)

Most Helpful Positive Player Reviews

  • User Rating:9

    Assassin's Creed is back !

    I was very skeptical when this game was announced last year, after just experiencing Assassin's Creed III i wasn't in any hurry to play the next. In my opinion i thought Ubisoft had taken the series back a step and it wa... Read Full Review

    25 of 28 users found the following review helpful

Most Helpful Critical Player Reviews

  • User Rating:9

    Assassin's Creed is back !

    I was very skeptical when this game was announced last year, after just experiencing Assassin's Creed III i wasn't in any hurry to play the next. In my opinion i thought Ubisoft had taken the series back a step and it wa... Read Full Review

    25 of 28 users found the following review helpful

What Gamespot Users have to say about Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

  • User Rating:9

    Assassin's Creed is Back, Black, and Oh so Beautiful

    It's been 3 games in the Assassin's Creed series since a jaw dropping game like Assassin's Creed 2 was released. Assassin's Creed 3 had its good and bad moments, but still made many feel negative about the whole series a... Read Full Review

    4 of 4 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:5

    Guess what, Ubisoft made a new Assassin's Creed game.

    IMMERSION: Assassin's Creed 4, or AC4 for short is a third person game so it must first try to immerse players in the character, and the world second. AC4's main character is a Welshman called Edward Kenway, who went to... Read Full Review

    3 of 10 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Probably the best AC game and easily one of the best adventure games of all time.

    Does anyone remember watching Pirates of the Caribbean and wishing that they would make a game that captured its sense of adventure, ship battles, and swashbuckling fun, while also giving the player freedom to do as he o... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    But, where is my parrot?

    I was never into Assassins Creed. The whole concept of the game world being nothing more than a simulation in the high tech computer Animus, somehow wired into your brain, made it hard to get into the atmosphere of the p... Read Full Review

    3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    The Pirates Life of an Assassin

    Assassin's Creed has always been one of my favorite video game series for nothing else if not the thrill of going back in time. I've always loved the historical time periods the series have let us run around in. With Ass... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    A superb game, I love it.

    I did not expect Black Flag to be anywhere near as good as it is. After Assassin's Creed 3 I had lost all faith in the series yet the allure of the open sea and naval battles made me want to give Black Flag a try and God... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:10

    Outsanding open world,most diverse assassin's creed game in years

    trouble on the high seas, "Edward Kenway"the new devilish assassin,searches for ways to gain fortune to become the richest pirate in the west indies.He takes risks and decisions that may change his life,knowing about a ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:8

    Better than I thought

    Based on pre-release video and hype, I was pretty much hating on this game. I posted lots of nasty posts about how much Ubisoft games suck, and how this series is a waste of time. I played AC1 and really enjoyed it. ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:9

    Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag

    Assassin's Creed IV seemed like a joke when it was first leaked on Reddit, and hopefully I wasn't the only person who scoffed when a couple of weeks later, the game was officially revealed. An entire three months or so ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • User Rating:7

    A bit of a return to form, but not a reinvention of a series in need of new ideas

    (There are spoilers regarding previous installments of games in this particular series. The paragraph in this review that contains these spoilers is clearly labeled)Assassin's Creed is a series that at this point I can o... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful