On October 30th, gamers will finally get the chance to step into the virtual shoes of Connor Kenway in Assassin’s Creed 3. There’s no doubt about it – Assassin’s Creed 3 is one of the most hotly anticipated games of the year, and Ubisoft is giving fans of the series a number of buying options. In addition to the standard edition of the game, an Assassin’s Creed 3 Limited Edition will also be available, as well as a number of retailer specific pre-order bonuses.
Just days ago we detailed the “Mayan Ruins” mission that is exclusive to GameStop in the United States, but the game’s pre-order offers vary a bit from one country to the next. Today we’re focusing on the Assassin’s Creed 3 pre-order bonuses available in Canada, and it’s a wide, wide selection. Check them out below, along with descriptions straight from our friends at Ubisoft.
- Captain of the Aquila
In this exclusive offer, become the Captain of the Aquila and arm yourself with the lethal boarding axe.
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- Free upgrade to Signature Edition, which includes Lost Mayan Ruins mission and Sawtooth Sword
Captain Kidd’s hidden Sawtooth Sword awaits. To claim it, you must overcome the furious forces of nature that have ravaged the Lost Mayan Ruins. Succeed, and this legendary weapon will be yours.
- Ghost of War
Prevent top-secret information from falling into enemy hands in this exclusive single-player mission. Accomplish this undertaking and be rewarded with Pontiac’s War Club, a powerful Native American weapon.
- Alex Ross steel book (while quantities last)
- A Dangerous Secret
Set out to discover and unbury a dark secret in this exclusive single-player mission that could decide the fate of the Revolution. In addition, unlock the power of the Flintlock Musket — a perfect shot for tight spaces.
- The Redcoat
In this exclusive offer, become the merciless Redcoat, a member of one of the most famous armies of all time, and decimate your opponents! Receive a handful of customization items along with this ferocious fighter for use in multiplayer.
- Colonial Assassin
Transform into the ruthless Colonial Assassin armed with the famous Scottish Flintlock, rumored to have fired “the shot heard ‘round the world.”
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- Alex Ross steelbook (while quantities last)
In this exclusive multiplayer offer, become Caleb Garret, the Sharpshooter and master of all things guns. After witnessing your friends being buried alive, you’ll join the Revolutionary War using your military-grade expertise over rifles and small arms to guard the woodland roadways with deadly efficiency and protect your team.
Alright, Ranters, which Assassin’s Creed 3 Canadian pre-order bonus are you most interested in? Are you planning on buying the standard edition of Assassin’s Creed 3, or the Limited Edition set? Let us know in the comments below.
Assassin’s Creed 3 releases October 30th, 2012, for Xbox 360 and PS3, November 18th for Wii U, and November 20th for PC.
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