Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag – PC Goes Gold

It’s official! The Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag PC version has reached gold status and will be available on November 19, 2013. For those of you who will be grabbing Black Flag on your PC, here are your options:

    Standard Edition – Available in both retail or digital formats.
    Deluxe Edition – Includes the game, plus bonus content including new locations and customization options. The Deluxe Edition also contains 60 minutes of bonus content starring Assassin’s Creed Liberation’s Aveline. Available in both retail and digital formats.
    Uplay Gold Edition – This digital exclusive features all the same goodies as the Deluxe Edition, in addition to the Freedom Cry DLC. Pre-order the Uplay Gold Edition here.

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag - PC Gold Status

PC gamers will also be able to pre-order the Season Pass for $19.99 and save 20% on all DLC released before March 2014. If you pre-order the Uplay Gold Edition through the Uplay Shop the DLC is included in the price.

Thanks to Ubisoft’s partnership with NVIDIA, for a limited time Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag (and Splinter Cell Blacklist) will come free with every purchase of the NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN, 780 Ti, 780, 770, 760, 660, 670, 680, and 690 from participating retailers. Get more details at the GeForce website.

“NVIDIA engineers work with their Ubisoft counterparts across the globe to ensure that PC games are the best they can be – and Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag is a great example of that,” said Tony Tamasi, senior vice president of Content and Technology at NVIDIA. “We’ve integrated advanced, PC-specific technologies into the game to give mood and depth to scenes and bring buildings and landscapes to life. The end result is an unparalleled visual treat, and set to be an absolute PC blockbuster.”

Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag - PC Gold Status

For more details on Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag, check out these posts:

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag Review Roundup

Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag and Uplay Passport

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Assassin's Creed® IV Black Flag

Release date — October 29, 2013
Developer — Ubisoft Montreal
Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag tells the story of Edward Kenway, a young British man with a thirst for danger and adventure, who falls from privateering for the Royal Navy into piracy as the war between the major Empires comes to an end. Edward is a fierce pirate and seasoned fighter who soon finds himself embroiled in the ancient war between Assassins and Templars. Set at the dawn of the 18th Century, the game features some of the most infamous pirates in history, such as Blackbeard and Charles Vane, and takes players on a journey throughout the West Indies during a turbulent and violent period of time later to become known as the Golden Age of Pirates.

ESRB Rating: MATURE with Blood, Sexual Themes, Violence, Strong Language, Use of Alcohol
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