Ubisoft announced today that Assassin's Creed III Remastered will launch on March 29, 2019 on the PS4, Xbox One, and Windows PC. The game is already available for pre-order for PS4 and Xbox One as a standalone game, but it is also part of the Assassin's Creed Odyssey Season Pass. So, AC Odyssey pass holders will get the game for free.
The Remastered edition will feature 4K and HDR on PlayStation4 Pro, Xbox One X, and Windows PC, as well as higher resolution textures, a new graphics engine, and several other graphical enhancements. Gameplay mechanics and ergonomics have also been improved and will feel a bit more modern.
Assassin's Creed III Remastered will include the full game, the Tyranny of King Washington and Assassin's Creed III Liberation Remastered. The full remastered collection is detailed below:
- Assassin's Creed III Remastered: Players will embody Connor, a master Assassin born of the beauty and brutality of 18th-century America. As a bloody revolution draws near, your tribe is threatened by a powerful group seeking to crush the American Revolution and control the thirteen colonies. Shocked into action by the devastation of your village, you pledge your life to the cause of freedom and embark on a decades-long quest to achieve it.
- Tyranny of King Washington: Explore an alternate history where one of America's greatest heroes, George Washington, succumbs to the temptation of infinite power. The new King is born and his reign leaves no one untouched. Players must return freedom to the land by dethroning the tyrant our hero once called a friend.
- Assassin's Creed III Liberation Remastered:Follow Aveline's story as she battles Spanish forces in the American south to win freedom for her land and people. A woman of conviction, Aveline fights for freedom in 18th-century New Orleans, a city on the brink of a rebellion as the Spanish Empire imposes its new rule. Embark on an epic journey that will take her from the crowded streets of New Orleans to voodoo-haunted swamps and ancient Mayan ruins.
You can check out the updated graphics in the comparison trailer below.