Some of the industry's biggest developers have their say in what they believe to be the highlights of this generation.
The highly anticipated Assassin's Creed III, which promises to introduce a new protagonist to the series, will be released October 30, 2012, Ubisoft said today during its Q3 earnings call.
To bring you up to speed before the next game, Assassin's Creed Revelations, we've put together this handy catch-up.
Ubisoft has revealed that it plans to conclude Desmond's storyline by December 2012. The current series has an end of the world plot that is set to conclude next year and the publisher wants the series' plot tied up before we reach that date.
Splinter Cell and Ghost Recon also getting the film treatment.
Publisher promises 'something around' Assassin's Creed.
Says the decision is not in the hands of Ubisoft Montreal.
Delivers a message to fans.
Multiplayer to play an important part in sequel.
Described as a follow-up to Assassin's Creed II.
Planned for release before April 2011.