Ubisoft has released a new trailer for Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag, which provides a brief history on the age of pirates. The trailer also marks the launch of the “Historical Crash Course” campaign, which will include a new chapter each month. Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag is scheduled for release on 1st November 2013 in South Africa, on PS3, PS4, Xbox 360, Wii U and Windows PC. Here’s the official synopsis for the trailer:
“To take you deeper into the true History behind Assassin’s Creed IV, we’ve also launched “Under the Black Flag,” a Historical crash course on the Golden Age of Pirates hosted entirely on Tumblr. Check back each week this month for a new chapter in the True Story of the Golden Age of Pirates.
In chapter one, learn about the brutal life of a sailor in the 18th century, the “Pirate King” Henry Avery whose exploits grew to legend and inspired a generation, and the Spanish War of Succession which sowed the seeds of piracy in the Caribbean.”