It's the fifth major installment and the third numbered title in the Assassin's Creed series. The main portion of Assassin's Creed III is set before, during and after the American Revolution from 1753 to 1783

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Assassin's Creed 3 Frontier Notoriety

I have notoriety level 3 in the frontier and currently 16 jagers are chasing me throughout the frontier from valley-forge to john's town how do i reduce it??
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Can't rescue the third hostage

I tried playing AC 3 and got to the part where I'm freeing the hostages for the first time. What happens is I get outside of the fort wall. As soon as I sneak onto the boat and try to free the ...
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What's the DRM Model Ubisoft is Using for Assassins Creed III on the PC?

I'm trying to see if the rumors about Ubisoft coming to their senses about super-intrusive DRM apply to their AAA titles. So far Google has two completely conflicting articles about DRM for Assassins ...
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One of my dual royal pistols becomes a scottish flintlock after fast traveling

I got my two royal pistols the double barrel pistols and every time I fast travel anywhere it always changes one of my pistols to the Scottish flintlock pistols but it keeps my other royal pistol how ...
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Statistics suffered death and failed or repeated missions in Assassin's Creed 3

Can I find statistics on the number suffered death and failed or repeated missions in Assassin's Creed 3? Whether such factors are not measured anywhere?
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I missed some homestead missions. Can I go back and pick them up?

I didn't know that the homestead missions in Assassin's Creed were limited to a specific sequence, so I skipped a few thinking I could just do them later on. Unfortunately, I'm now in sequence 7 and ...
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Why doesn't the Templar Order care about the 2nd disaster?

The templars know that the 2nd disaster is coming - they surely must after accessing the ancestral memories of Desmond, Clay Kazmercik and Daniel Cross, and observing the interactions between the ...
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What are the buttons that I need to press in order to kill predators?

For some reason, Assasin's Creed 3 doesn't show me the buttons I need to press in order to kill predators when they charge at me (a really strange bug, I know), so I lose every time. This is quite ...
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How do I beat the Homestead Innkeeper at Six Men's Morris?

I've drained about 500 of my precious in game currency trying to beat the Innkeeper of the Inn in the Homestead area for an achievement. Is there a trick to beating this guy? He is like the Six Men's ...
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is there a way I can crouch in assassins creed III on ps3?

I want to be able to crouch anytime not just when I get into the bush so is there a button for it or something?
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How do you break up the fight in Assassin's Creed 3?

This is the quest where you follow the kids to the two Irish guys having a fist fight out in the Homestead. What. The. Hell. I've spent the last 10 minutes trying to get these 2 green bars to the ...
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How do I perform a double assassination in Assassin's Creed III?

This has really been bugging me throughout the game. In previous games, when you were eligible to assassinate an enemy, it would show you that you need to press the Square button in order to do so. If ...
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Should I play the predecessors before Assassin's Creed III?

I'm thinking about trying out Assassin's Creed III, but wondering if I should play through the predecessors first. Are they important to the story? Is there lots of things in AC3 I won't really get ...
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Where are the sockets for the power sources?

I've been walking around this cave forever and I can't find the socket for the power source from the skyscraper. Where are the sockets for the power sources in Assassins Creed 3?
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How to reduce notoriety in the frontier?

In some parts of the wilderness, I have a notoriety of 1, and in other parts I don't have notoriety at all. How can I reduce it?
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Boston Brawler - Sailor

I'm trying to defeat the sailor for the Boston Brawler series of missions and it's straight up impossible. I can't even touch him. You fight on a ship and after disposing of his lackies your are left ...
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Do I need to complete AC3 to understand AC4?

I just bought Assassins Creed Revelations, 3 & 4. I already played 1, 2 & Brotherhood, so I started to end the Ezio story with finishing Revelations. I just watched some trailers for AC 4 ...
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How can I view the map in Assassin's Creed III?

Ok, this is a total newb question, but can't figure it out. I'm playing AC3 on a PC with an XBOX 360 controller connected. How can I open the map? Or, can I open the map? I have this tiny minimap in ...
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What are Pivots for?

So I've completed the game now and am at 99% Animus DB complete. I did the two Epilogue missions and then got a mission icon in Boston. I zoned into Boston and the game loaded, then immediately went ...
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What is the way to expose a ship's powder stores

On some of the ship missions there is an optional objective of "sink ships by firing on their powder stores". I know how this works broadly - I've shot up some ships and got the specific target that ...
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How to use an enemy as a meatbag?

I've tried everything (I think) and searched and searched, but I can't seem to figure out how to hold an enemy as meatbag when the red coats (or other enemies) start firing at me. The simple on ...
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Why am I entering a slo-mo when I'm trying to counter?

I've only been playing Assassin's Creed 3 for a short while. In the beginning, playing as Haytham, you get into a fight on a ship, during which you learn fighting skills such as counter-kill. Animus ...
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Why is the mini-map not showing?

In Assassins creed 3 it is so hard for me to find people when I have to press back all the time. Other people have a small map at the bottom of their screen, but I don't. I was wondering how do I get ...
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What's the most effective non-stealth hand-to-hand combat strategy for a fort captain?

In AC3, I have a little trouble beating the captain of the fort in close range non-stealth combat, who is usually able to counter a counter with a damaging punch to the face. This means that I can ...
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How do I check on what sequence I'm in ?

I'm playing assassin's creed III for quite some time now and I just(a few minutes ago)checked on how many homestead missions there are,and in most of the sites that I checked there would be,on the ...
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How do I craft in Assassin's Creed 3?

I have been playing AC3 for a while, and wondering how to craft and upgrade? I'm at sequence 9
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How do I solve the Magic Lantern puzzle in the Boston Underground?

I'm in the Boston underground and just got to a puzzle about the Masons and a Magic Lantern. There are 4 symbols being projected on a wall: justice, a cross, a globe, and a ship steering wheel. The ...
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Are Almanac page paths predetermined?

So far, I have had absolutely zero luck catching a single Almanac Page in Assassin's Creed 3. Every time I start to chase one, I am immediately met with a pop-up stating: "The Almanac page is ...
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How do I get my pre-order bonus content in AC 3?

I've pre-ordered the AC III deluxe edition and now It's ready. I've installed it, but it seems that I only installed the game without the added contents of the deluxe edition, I didn't receive any ...
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Assassin's Creed 3: The Tyranny of King Washington DLCs total Length [duplicate]

Do you know the approximate length of time to complete all Assassin's creed 3 Single Player DLCs? As I know there are four Washington DLC. Could someone please confirm?
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Is there any purpose to the golden orbs that you can collect during loading screens?

Whilst playing episode 1 and some of episode 2 of the tyranny of King Washington DLC for Assassins Creed 3 I have been relentlessly collecting what I assume to be apples of Eden during the loading ...
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With a season pass, can you download dlcs that already came out

I want to buy the Assassin's creed Tiranny of King Washington dlcs but I'm wondering if I could, if I bought the season pass now, download it with the season pass and even get the Hidden Secrets dlc?
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Invisible symbols in the Boston Gate Lantern Underground puzzle

I am stuck in the Boston gate magic lantern puzzle in the PC version of Assassins Creed 3. The one I'm talking about is the one farthest to the left. I know how you are supposed to solve the puzzle, ...
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Can you dye the costumes?

Can you dye the costumes (Ezio's Costume, the Pirate Kidd Costume) and others or is the colour on them permanent?
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What is Captain Kidd's treasure?

I have found 14/24 trinkets for Peg Leg. After returning each back to Peg Leg a naval map location is revealed to me. Now the latest one has me aboard the Octavius, and I died a few times trying to ...
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Which items are the most profitable for convoys?

So now that I've fleshed out my homestead with a whole bunch of people who can craft a whole plethora of items, I'm keen to find out which ones are the most profitable. Currently, I'm finding that ...
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How to do in game text chat in Assassins creed 3?

Earlier I used to play MW3 multiplayer. There we have a very simple way to chat. Just press T and write, everyone can see that. Press Y and write only your team mates can see that. But in Assassin's ...
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Lock picking technique

So I've tried this twice now and it's taken me about 5 minutes each time and it feels way too random. The instructions say "Move the mouse left and right" so am I supposed to wiggle it? .. and the ...
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How did the end transpire?

I remember playing Assassins Creed III with only one thing in mind: what could possibly save the Earth from the solar flare. In the ending: Is the mechanism behind what happened ever explained ...
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Stuck on ACIII at some type of gate to a subway or train station?

I am stuck at the point where you have to sneak by the guards in some underground modern train station or subway. She says to sneak by and the hide. I keep being push by the guards/ticket takers and ...
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What do I do about a caravan that is being attacked?

So, in order to get money in Assassin's Creed 3 you've got to send out caravans (or naval caravans) to ship your goods across the lands and all that Jazz. Well when the game was first explaining this ...
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My convoy's status is stuck at “attacked”, what can I do?

My convoy has been attacked and i sent my mini-mes to deal with it. Strangely, they became available nearly instantly, despite the dialogue saying they would be occupied for 11 minutes. I don't ...
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Is there a way to view statistics about total enemies or animals killed?

While playing Assassin's Creed 3, you occasionally see notices like "you are in the top 50% of players in animals killed." Is this information accessible outside of these occasional notices? Or are ...
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Assassin's Creed III Random crashes

I've been playing Assassin's Creed III (version 1.05) for the last two days and I'm getting random crashes. The crashes occur when I'm in game for around 10 to 20 minutes at random locations in the ...
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Is it possible to “focus stun” your pursuers?

After watching a few multiplayer videos that have popped up on YouTube, I noticed that pursuers will get the focus ring around the stun indicator when you're close enough. Do you get a bonus for ...
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Kill streak or stun streak? Can I combine them?

I am trying to get The_ INDEPENDENT_hack, and I need to activate 2 kill streaks during 1 sessions. My questions are: Does stun streaks also count (they activate kill streak skill bonus) Can I ...
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How does abstergo score work in AC III multiplayer?

I have won some games and lost only a few games. However, for some reason my score went from 2350 to 1350 in two days. I do sometimes quit but I don't think that explains such a significant drop. Why ...
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Getting the most out of AC3's Wolf Pack multiplayer

I've been really enjoying AC3's new Wolf Pack multiplayer, but it's proving very frustrating. When you get a good game it's brilliant, but more and more games are filled with players who completely ...
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What do the stripes in the diamond icon in AC III multiplayer mean / why did they disappear?

I'm playing Assassin's Creed 3 multiplayer for a while now. As my rank increased I also noticed that I got more and more stripes in the diamond icon. Last week I played and was at rank 33 and had 3 ...
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Playing Assassin's Creed 3 in windowed mode

According to the AC3 forums, windowed mode is currently not supported. However, often there are hacks/workarounds available to get windowed mode working anyway. So is there some way to play AC3 in ...