17 Apr, 2024
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Assassin’s Creed Mirage’s ending, explained

Assassins’ Creed Mirage is out now, bringing the series back to basics with a game focused on one of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla’s most intriguing characters. This adventure follows Basim as he goes from Anbar street thief to expert Assassin in Baghdad while hunting down members of The Order of the Ancients. As a prequel, there […]

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Assassin’s Creed Mirage Gameplay Trailer Prioritizes Stealth in Return to Franchise Roots

Ubisoft just showed off an extended look at gameplay from its upcoming Assassin’s Creed entry, Assassin’s Creed: Mirage, highlighting the ways in which its stealth-focused gameplay is a return to the franchise’s assassination roots. The presentation focused on the classic elements of Assassin’s Creed present in Mirage that are highly reminicent of the early games, […]

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Assassin’s Creed Mirage review: sneaking behind the times

Assassin’s Creed Mirage MSRP $50.00 “Assassin’s Creed Mirage is a perfectly enjoyable stealth adventure, but it’s not the leap of faith the series desperately needs.” Pros Baghdad is a highlight Great lead performances Strong stealth Cons Illusory nonlinearity Dated mission design Lackluster combat As assassin-in-training Basim works to become a Hidden One toward the start […]

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Assassin’s Creed Mirage is taking me back to 2007

Ubisoft bills Assassin’s Creed Mirage, its upcoming stealth adventure launching this October, as a return to the franchise’s roots. Go back to the original Assassin’s Creed in 2007 and you’ll find something that looks entirely different from the massive open-world of Valhalla. It was a more focused experience with an emphasis on methodic and stealthy […]

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Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Review: One of the Good Ones

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla review: One of the franchise’s best MSRP $60.00 “Valhalla marries the best combat in the series with a more organic world.” Pros Breathtaking combat Refined meta systems A more thoughtful open world Raiding never gets old Expanding your settlement is compelling Cons Familiar story Buggy, especially on PC Stealth and modern-day content […]

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Astell&Kern refreshes its UW100 wireless earbuds

Astell&Kern We’re guessing Astell&Kern (A&K) must have been pretty happy with how its first wireless earbuds — the A&K UW100 — worked out because the company has just announced a second generation and you’ll need to look very closely to find the changes. The Astell&Kern UW100 MK II will be available in September for the […]