Ubisoft has announced that Assassin's Creed III will receive three Collector's Editions on October 31 - each version will come complete with single-player content, while the Freedom and Join or Die sets each have multiplayer content too.

The Freedom Edition

Ac3 freedom edition mock-up

The Freedom Edition includes the following:

  • Assassin's Creed III retail game
  • A 24-cm high-quality figurine of Connor
  • A steelbook case art drawn by awards-winning comic artist Alex Ross
  • George Washington's notebook revealing all the truth & secrets about the Assassins and the Templars during the American Revolution.
  • One exclusive Lithograph

2 in-game Single Player Missions:

  • Lost Mayan Ruins: Connor's mission leads him in an old Mayan pyramid, full of mysteries and revelations. Players will be able to unlock Captain Kidd's fabled cutlass, a deadly, brutal and beautiful piece of steel
  • Ghost of War: The tide of the Revolution turns into the Templars favor. Defeat your enemies and unlock The Pontiac's War Club, a powerful Native American weapon.

1 in-game Multiplayer Package:

  • The Sharpshooter package: Unleash the Sharpshooter fury in multiplayer with 1 new character, the Sharpshooter, 1 Relic, 1 Emblem, 1 special Picture and the Title of "The Jester".

The Join or Die Edition

Ac3 join or die edition

The Join or Die Edition includes the following:

  • Assassin's Creed III retail game
  • The medallion of the Assassins with its high-quality curd ladle
  • George Washington's notebook revealing all the truth & secrets about the Assassins and the Templars during the American Revolution.

1 in-game Single Player Mission:

  • Ghost of War: The tide of the Revolution turns into the Templars favor. Defeat your enemies and unlock The Pontiac's War Club, a powerful Native American weapon.

1 in-game Multiplayer Package:

  • The Sharpshooter package: Unleash the Sharpshooter fury in multiplayer with 1 new character, the Sharpshooter, 1 Relic, 1 Emblem, 1 special Picture and the Title of "The Jester".

The Special Edition

The Special Edition features a special packaging, the retail copy of the game and an exclusive single player mission:

  • A Dangerous Secret: Fight against a secret that could jeopardize the funding of the revolution. In case of success, you'll be rewarded with an exclusive weapon: a Flintlock Musket.

For more on Assassin's Creed 3 head over to our recent preview. Assassin's Creed 3 is due for release on October 31 on Xbox 360 and PS3. It will also be released on PC and Wii U.

The Assassin's Creed 3 Freedom Edition is available to pre-order now, as is the Join or Die Edition.