Questions tagged [assassins-creed-3]

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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Is there a way I can crouch in Assassin's 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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When does the Tyranny of King Washington take place?

I finished the main storyline and just started the The Tyranny of King Washington DLC. Before starting I understood that the DLC is an alternative universe, as detailed in the first episode's ...
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Can I add “Tyranny of King Washington” to Assassin's Creed 3

I just completed Assassin's Creed 3 (the old one, not the Remastered version), but now I want to play the additional content missions "The Tyranny of King Washington". I can't see where I can buy it ...
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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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Cannot buy stockpile items anymore – even if they are available!

It really pisses me off! I was just playing “Assassin’s Creed 3” up to sequence 9. Right now, I am exploring the map and making money by buying pelts from Myriam and selling them via a land or naval ...
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Where is the third farmer in New York?

Unfortunately this game is not free of bugs. In this case, markers disappear and never show on the map so it's hard to locate some targets or fast travel targets (forts, underground entrances, etc.). ...
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How do I make my horse stop following me?

I summoned an assassin horse, and now I can't get it to stop following me. It's making it very difficult to do anything. How can I make it leave me alone, or at least just stand and wait for me?
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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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Do you get anything for getting 100 percent sync in Assassins Creed 3 The Tyranny of King Washington?

Is there a reward for getting 100% sync in Assassins Creed 3: The Tyranny of King Washington?
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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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What are some good ways to earn cash?

Getting a large sum of money in Assassin's Creed 3 is much different then previous version of the game. Gone are they days of buying every shop in town, and now we appear to have to actually do a ...
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Assassins Creed 3 PC Visual and Camera Issues

Assassins Creed 3 on PC has been unbearable to play. When sailing out on the open sea, I will often notice flickering textures or various camera issues. & Camera issues PC Specs are: Intel i7 ...
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Assassin Creed 3 Bug Cursor appear when use Shift+F2

I have a problem with Assassin Creed 3 when I want to check my FriendList with Shift+F2, the cursor should be normal cursor (desktop cursor), and when I close it by pressing Shift+F2 again, the ...
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Where can I see the Achievements?

In Assassins Creed III, I sometimes see "Brawler" or hunting achievements pop up, like Kill a captain (4/10) Where can I view the open achievements I still have to do? I couldn't find it anywhere ...
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How do I acquire more convoys?

In Assassin's Creed 3, you have the option of sending out convoys loaded with goods for sale. I'm lead to believe that this should be your primary means of income as you roam the frontier and kill ...
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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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What do the exclamation marks with red borders mean on the Boston map?

On the Boston map of Assassin's Creed 3, I see an exclamation mark with a red border. When I go to them on the map, I see a person wearing civilian clothing, with a gun, running. What are they? ...
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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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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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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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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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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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Can't stop running using Logitech F510 playing Assassin's Creed 3

I'm playing Assassin's Creed 3 with my Logitech Rumble Gamepad F510. When I start running (hitting RT) I can't stop. This makes it impossible to continue playing, because I can't complete missions ...
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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 ...
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Assassin's Creed 3 Frontier Notoriety [duplicate]

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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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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How do I earn the “An Extraordinary Man” achievement?

The "An Extraordinary Man" achievement requires you complete the Homestead challenge "Encyclopedia of the Common Man." I can't figure out how to do it though. The instructions that briefly came up ...
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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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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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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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How do you use Rope Darts on PC?

I just got curious on what the Rope Darts are (in Assassin's Creed 3, Assassin's Creed 4: Black Flag, and in Assassin's Creed: Rogue). I don't know how to use them though. I want to know how to I can ...
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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 use the rope dart?

Could someone tell me how to use the rope dart properly? I use it, but struggle with finding out how to do different moves consistently with it. Especially wondering how to "catch" people and pull ...
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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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Where is the best place to hunt bobcats?

I absolutely for the life of me cannot find these anywhere. The only area that my hunting guide even thinks they show up in is the one with the lighthouse (the name escapes me at the moment) but I've ...
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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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Assasin creed installation failed in pc

When installing Assassins' Creed, the DirectX setup (DXSETUP.exe) came up with an error: .NET Framework 3.5 is required. How do I resolve this?
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Can I play PS3 games from another country?

I'm going to buy Assassins Creed 3 on amazon.com, but my friend told me if I buy it from there, I can't play because I have a PS3 from Iceland (where I live). It is true? Does the PS3 have region ...
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What is the purpose of collecting feathers?

I am currently playing as Connor. I see feather locations a lot on my map. Some of the feathers I have collected. But what can I do with the feathers?
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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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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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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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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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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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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 ...