We have the first screenshots
from the Wii U version of Assassin's Creed III
, the latest installment in the Assassin's Creed franchise scheduled to hit store shelves on October 31, 2012. Set against the backdrop of the American Revolution in the late 18th century, Assassin's Creed III introduces a new hero, Ratohnaké: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. 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.
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in collaboration with six other Ubisoft studios, Assassin's Creed III will be available for PC, Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii U.