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[Joystiq] AC: Brotherhood murders always-on DRM, stalks PC on March 22

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Ubisoft has confirmed with Joystiq that the PC version of Assassin's Creed Brotherhood will be playable in offline single-player mode after an initial login, quelling fears that Brotherhood would employ the same restrictive DRM as Assassin's Creed 2. Additionally, the PC version of Brotherhood will arrive on March 22 (a few days later than the previously suggested date).
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Well that makes me happy. They also have the system requirements at the source and it doesn't appear to be a very demanding game at all. It's a little annoying that they pushed it back again! I should've expected it though.
Edited by G. Callen - 2/22/11 at 3:25pm
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I'm on break that week so don't mind too much, gonna have a blast when I get back.
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Can't wait. Despite how poorly coded AC2 was, I want more of the gameplay and pretty graphics (apart from the horrible pop-ins!).
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Good Ubisoft, you get a customer and a cookie.

I'll buy this.
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They sure know how to pick a date.

Console realest date:
AC:BH: Nov 16
Black ops: Nov 11

PC realest date:
AC: Mar 22
Crysis 2: Mar 22


Crysis 2 or ACBH?
Crysis 2 of course.
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I pre-ordered the "Deluxe Edition" because it was on sale for $49.99.
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I just realised they put it on the same day as Crysis 2 They may have put it on the same release day as Crysis 2 but that's just convenient for me. It means I'll be picky both up on the same day
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They sure know how to pick a date.

Console realest date:
AC:BH: Nov 16
Black ops: Nov 11

PC realest date:
AC: Mar 22
Crysis 2: Mar 22


Crysis 2 or ACBH?
Crysis 2 of course.
Already pre-ordered both.
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They sure know how to pick a date.

Console realest date:
AC:BH: Nov 16
Black ops: Nov 11

PC realest date:
AC: Mar 22
Crysis 2: Mar 22


Crysis 2 or ACBH?
Crysis 2 of course.
Yeah they arent too keen on the dates but look at it this way - Brotherhood is a guaranteed to be a fantastic game. Crysis 2 has the possibility of being quite poor even if it looks nice. If I hadn't played Brotherhood on my PS3 - I'd buy it over Crysis if I had to make a choice.
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Already pre-ordered both.
Same! And fore some unknown but lucky reason, I got the pre-order confirmation but I still got my money in my credit card
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