Ubisoft Walks Players Through AC3’s Naval Warfare in New Video

Ubisoft unveiled the addition of naval warfare for Assassin’s Creed 3 during Sony’s E3 press conference, a reveal that took many by surprise. Now, the developer has just released a new walkthrough trailer that gives us a closer look at how this component of the game will work.

Watch below as creative director Alex Hutchinson walks players through the naval demonstration that was first shown off a few weeks ago during gamescom.

Having the ability to command and direct your own naval warship will undoubtedly be an amazing experience. Many gamers have grown tired of the Assassin’s Creed franchise over the past couple of iterations, but thanks to a brand new setting, protagonist and suite of gameplay mechanics, AC3 is shaping up into one of 2012’s must-have titles.

Assassin’s Creed 3 is set to launch on October 30th for the Xbox 360 and PS3. Will you be picking up Connor’s adventure on release day? Let us know in the comments below.