Assassin’s Creed Pirates Receives First Major Update

Assassin's Creed Pirates Receives First Major Update(Ping! Zine Web Tech Magazine) –  The Assassin’s Creed mobile spinoff, Pirates, received its first major update Thursday featuring new missions, ships, and maps.

According to Ubisoft’s official blog, the update increases the games difficulty level to “offer a greater challenge” to players.

10 side missions have been added to the new Nassau map, making it the most difficult map in the game.

“New defensive mechanics have been added to allow you to destroy cannonballs mid-fire and provide access to new counterattack capabilities.”

The game, which was released December 5th, is set in the 18th century and follows pirate, Alonzo Batillia, as he conquers the seas.

Assassin’s Creed Pirates is available on iOS and Google Play and can be purchased for $4.99.