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The Beyond crew discusses why they’re interested in returning to the maligned entry.
Time hasn’t been especially kind to Assassin’s Creed III, the trilogy-ending capper to the first era of Assassin’s Creed games. Though it received many favorable reviews at its launch, the issues players had with it —have lingered.
So it came as a surprise to many, including the crew of Tech’s weekly PlayStation show Beyond, that Assassin’s creed III would be remastered as part of the Assassin’s Creed Odyssey season pass. But with the promise of “higher resolution textures, a new graphics engine, other graphical enhancements and improved gameplay mechanics,” the Beyond crew in the clip above discusses why they’re actually intrigued and interested in returning to AC3 and seeing what’s changed.
Of course, that’s not all that’s coming as part of Odyssey’s season pass — find out the full breakdown of the Assassin’s Creed Odyssey post-launch content plan, and take a look at what’s to come in the gallery below.
If you enjoyed this conversation, be sure to check out the Beyond crew’s suggestions for what to play after you’ve beaten Spider-Man PS4, and dive into the latest, full episode of Beyond to watch the cast speculate about whether Insomniac is already teasing its next game.
And if you want to see more, be sure to note that Beyond has now moved publish days! You can find each week’s new episode of Beyond on beyond.Tech.com on Wednesdays at 3 p.m. PT/6 p.m. ET. 24 hours later each week, you can catch the full episode on YouTube, iTunes, and other podcast services.
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Jonathon Dornbush is Tech’s News and PlayStation Editor. He beat the first Assassin’s Creed after losing his save on the final assassination and having to replay the full thing. Talk to him about your AC experiences on Twitter @jmdornbush.