Assassin’s Creed III on the PlayStation 3 is getting four exclusive missions featuring Benedict Arnold, the American Revolutionary War general who defected to the British Army. Under Washington’s command, Connor will work undercover for Benedict Arnold and help expose him. Here’s a trailer for the exclusive missions:

 


 

Ubisoft say that, despite Benedict Arnold’s reputation as a traitor, they don’t like the idea of “bad guys” in Assassin’s Creed, and that, from a certain point of view, Arnold’s reasons for his betrayal make sense.

Ishaan Sahdev
Ishaan specializes in game design/sales analysis. He's the former managing editor of Siliconera and a contributing writer at GamesIndustry.biz. He also used to moonlight as a professional manga editor. These days, his day job has nothing to do with games, but the two inform each other nonetheless.

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