Assassin’s Creed III On Wii U Adds Quick Weapon Swapping, Realtime Map

By Ishaan . June 5, 2012 . 1:33pm

Assassin’s Creed III will be a Wii U launch title, and Nintendo and Ubisoft have shared information on how the Wii U version of the game will make use of the Wii U GamePad. Alex Hutchinson, Creative Director at Ubisoft Montreal, points to a map on the Wii U GamePad touch screen that displays your enemies as one of the new features.


Another feature will let you switch between weapons via the touchscreen without having to go into a separate menu. Hutchinson says this will let you switch weapons mid-combat, setting up combos and using a different weapon to dispatch each enemy, should you choose.


You can watch the short video touching upon the Wii U controls below:


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  • *facedesk* 
    Why did I read the title as “Real Time Weapon Change”?

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