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Assassin’s Creed IV’s First Multiplayer Event: Under Control

Valentin Pasquier-Desvignes's Avatar + Posted by Valentin Pasquier-Desvignes on Oct 31, 2013 // Community Developer, Ubisoft Annecy

Starting this Friday and through the entire weekend, join the Assassin’s Creed multiplayer community in “Under Control”, the first of a series of Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag multiplayer events where you will work together with your fellow Assassins and Templars to get everyone special in-game prizes!

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For “Under Control”, you will need to play Domination games and pile up territory captures with our most aristocratic characters: the Huntsman, the Puppeteer, the Dandy and the Duelist. For the uninitiated, Domination games will have you and your team working together to capture territories and defend them from the opposing team to score. The team who fills the scoring gauge or obtains the highest score at the end of the countdown wins.

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For this first multiplayer event, we’ll be providing community objectives to get awesome in-game prizes. Starting Friday, you can check out the events section in-game to find out what the current community objectives are. Outside of the community objectives, you’ll find a number of things you can win even before reaching the community objective. For instance, you get a unique title just for participating and an exclusive in-game profile picture if you reach the individual objective (15 territories captured).


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Unlock these exclusive Assassin costumes by reaching the community objective. Find out what the community objectives are by logging in to Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag.


AC4 Avatars

Get early access to these avatars by playing in the event this weekend and leaving feedback in the PS Community Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag discussion.

However, the grand prize will by unlocked when the whole PS3 community achieves the community objective. We will then release exclusive classy white Assassin costumes for the four characters aforementioned, and you will be able to use them anytime and anywhere you want in the entire multiplayer!

We’re also curious to get your thoughts and feedback on the event as it’s happening. Head to the Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag thread on the PlayStation Community Forums to leave your feedback on the event. Those who participate in the event, and leave their feedback in this thread will get a set of exclusive Assassin’s Creed IV avatars. PlayStation will be sending these to you by voucher code via XMB message, as well as to your email no later than 11/23.

So gather your team and be ready on November 1st to dive in to the first Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag multiplayer event!

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25 Comments   2 Replies

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+ Anarkoperezoso on October 31st, 2013 at 8:12 am said:

Y los juegos PLUS de Noviembre???


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+ litterature on October 31st, 2013 at 8:23 am said:

Thanks for the event !!!!

i’ve got a not releated question : i’m connected to initiates.com and i see my initates level ingame but my Ratonhnhaké:ton costumes for the huntsman is not unlock ingame can you help me please ?


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+ Welmosca on October 31st, 2013 at 9:52 am said:

The Characters for Black Flag’s MP are all bad designed can say the same about AC3…I’m currently playing Revelations online….and damn those are some cool characters for the MP.How about bringing some of those back…?….Harlequin,Ottoman Jester and etc…


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+ tusunami on October 31st, 2013 at 11:22 am said:

This game seems good no, maybe I might check this out hmm.


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+ DarkStar83x on October 31st, 2013 at 11:56 am said:

Count me in!


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+ SmokeBombClock on October 31st, 2013 at 11:59 am said:

Loved these events in AC3, excited we are having one in AC4 so soon after release! Now do we need to leave a comment in THIS thread for the avatars or the forum thread with feedback?


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+ ROXAS-1990 on October 31st, 2013 at 2:06 pm said:

Can I used the costumes on the ps4 game ?


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+ lovesick101 on October 31st, 2013 at 3:01 pm said:

sweet! can’t wait! love the extra bonuses =]


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+ FullMetalGear on October 31st, 2013 at 3:11 pm said:

I will be purchasing ACIV on the PS4. Will I be able to have a chance at getting any of these items since I’ll be late to the party? I like the Puppeteer design. I’m hoping she’s an actual character anyone can be and that I won’t miss out my chance on being able to play as her.


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    + Valentin Pasquier-Desvignes on November 1st, 2013 at 9:08 am said:

    Don’t worry: PS4 players will get all the events and rewards when the game is out! You’ll be able to play as the puppeteer :)


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+ Schmeghead2010 on October 31st, 2013 at 5:14 pm said:

yay for future goodies from a good game! ^_^


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+ C1pH_3r on October 31st, 2013 at 6:16 pm said:

Count me in!


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+ IRCRomeo on October 31st, 2013 at 11:28 pm said:

Practicing and honing my skills as I type this. Participated in every AC3 event but on my xbox 360. I wish the stats pulled over through uplay.


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+ XenoNative on November 1st, 2013 at 12:46 pm said:

Valentin Pasquier-Desvignes…that’s a mouth full.


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+ Dr-Lexi_OB-GYN on November 1st, 2013 at 3:03 pm said:

Great as always, Ubisoft never fails to impress, The forced load outs are a great idea, especially this early in release, let’s newcomers try stuff they may, or may not, want.


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+ IrishDude2 on November 1st, 2013 at 4:02 pm said:

Does the EU get in on this?


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+ IRCRomeo on November 1st, 2013 at 8:37 pm said:

Valentin, surely they won’t be able to get the same perks and events for people who bought it on launch, correct?


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+ IRCRomeo on November 1st, 2013 at 8:38 pm said:

Just completed the event. I have to say, after playing all of the events on AC3 multiplayer, I did not miss this one bit. These events are usually stressful moreso than fun since it’s difficult to pull off the elite challenges. Particularly now how domination is changed where it’s constantly flipping between sides, it’s more of a pain than ever.


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+ xSRHx- on November 2nd, 2013 at 5:08 pm said:

Just tried the event.. good stuff!! keep up the good work..


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+ Ripples-X on November 2nd, 2013 at 7:52 pm said:

Love the multiplayer event, but I can not login to the acinitiates site. when i press login, nothing happens. Everyone is running around during matches and not using any tactics though.


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+ Blazor117 on November 2nd, 2013 at 7:58 pm said:

the event was fun


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+ Pink_Elephant on November 3rd, 2013 at 3:54 pm said:

Very fun event!


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+ Guldrion on November 3rd, 2013 at 5:46 pm said:

Great event! I liked to play it.


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+ JoeHutch83 on November 3rd, 2013 at 9:46 pm said:

Come me in!! im all for it


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+ IRCRomeo on November 7th, 2013 at 3:05 pm said:

Cannot wait to get the new PSN avatars. Haven’t changed mine in ages!


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+ Tifacloud_leon on November 22nd, 2013 at 8:07 pm said:

My codes say they have been used already. I can’t get my avatars, I don’t know if this problem is on my side or not.


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