Retailer Amazon.com Inc. this week began offering an exclusive pre-order bonus for Ubisoft Inc.’s Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag for Sony Corp.’s Playstation 3 and Microsoft Corp.’s Xbox 360.
The Hidden Mystery Pack pre-order bonus includes the treasure hunting mission Mystery Island, Stede Bonnet’s ship, and outfit.
Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag features a new rebel assassin, Edward Kenway, who can switch between new weaponry including four flintlock pistols and dual cutlass swords.
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.