Ubisoft Inc. this week said it will release Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag to Sony Corp.’s Playstation 4 in addition to the Playstation 3, Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360, Nintendo Co.’s Wii U and the PC.
The open world will include 50 locations to conduct pirate assassin activity to command a ship, the Jackdaw. In addition, users can pillage enemy ships to upgrade the Jackdaw with ammunition, equipment and disguises.
The pirate-themed installment will include 60 minutes of exclusive gameplay for the PS3 SKU.
It will be sold Oct. 29. The PS4 SKU will be sold at a to be determined date.
The prior installment, Assassin’s Creed III, includes a Revolutionary War setting that chronicles a new assassin named Connor. The story takes place over 30 years in select historical events.