Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag looks all set to be one of the biggest titles launched this holiday season – especially considering it will be the first game in the series launched for next-gen consoles. Despite the plot of the series becoming more convoluted than your average soap opera, there will be many gamers looking to get ‘onboard’ with this piratical adventure.
To try and tempt those hardcore fans into pre-ordering early, Ubisoft has announced the retailer-specific DLC bonuses that await those early birds. So here goes:
• GameStop Black Island pack: The deadly black ship, a Captain Morgan costume, and his silver flintlock pistol.
• Amazon Hidden Mystery pack: Extra treasure-hunting mission on Mystery Island, Stede Bonnet’s ship and Sted Bonnet costumes, and multiplayer items.
• Walmart Sacrificed Secrets pack: Captain Drakehis dual-wield swords and pistols, his picture, title, and relics.
• Best Buy Lost Treasures pack: Ivory wheel and spyglass relic.
• Target Trove of Mystery pack: Iron wheel and astrolab relic.
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag will be released on PS3, XBOX 360, PC and Wii U on October 29th, with next-gen versions to follow. Are any of you guys planning on pre-ordering the game? If so, where will you be picking it up from? Which retailer contains your buried treasure?