GAME will open 190 of its stores at midnight for the launch of Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed III on October 31, the retailer has confirmed.

In addition, GAME at Stratford will be transformed into a scenic replica of the game's winter wilderness, complete with Redcoats who will be patrolling and entertaining the queue.

GAME has launched its own challenge for Connor fans and will be rewarding the best dressed Assassin on the night a "money can't buy"Assassin's Creed III prize. GAME and Ubisoft are offering midnight specials on a host of Assassin's Creed memorabilia.

At GAME Hull Assassin's Creed III game developer Tim Browne from Ubisoft Annecy will be on hand to speak to fans from 9:30pm on October 30.

Look out for our verdict on Assassin's Creed III early next week.

Assassin's Creed III will be available on October 31 on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360, November 23 on PC and during the launch window for the Wii U.