Assassin's Creed: Pirates
is a new standalone game in development at Ubisoft Paris. Set within the caribbean, Assassin's Creed: Pirates
is due this fall for smartphones and tablets.
Players assume the role of Alonzo Batilla, a freshly minted ship captain, as they engage in naval combat and explore the vast network of islands that form the caribbean. In search of treasure and conquest, Batilla will stumble upon famous pirates of the time like Edward "Blackbeard" Teach, "Black Sam" Bellamy and Benjamin Hornigold.
Not much else is known about the game now, though Ubisoft says it'll arrive on "high-end smartphones and tablets" in Fall 2013.