–Here’s what you need to know . . .
. . . This game moves the action to the Revolutionary War, and your assassin interacts with historical figures like George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Paul Revere.
. . . You still play as Desmond, but your historical ancestor is now a half-breed Indian whose known as Conner whenever he’s among the palefaces.
. . . New game features include hunting, captaining your own ship, and using new weapons like a tomahawk and a rope-dart.
. . . Even though this is titled “Assassin’s Creed III”, it’s actually the FIFTH game in the series. That’s because “AC2” was essentially a self-contained trilogy that spawned the spin-off games “AC: Brotherhood” and “AC: Revelations”.
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—“Wreck-It Ralph“ is a Nintendo game for the Wii, 3DS, and DS. You play as Ralph and one other character from the movie. Ralph destroys obstacles and Fix-It-Felix repairs them with his hammer. The movie hits theaters this Friday. (Trailer) (E)
—“Marvel’s The Avengers: Battle For Earth“ is a Kinect fighting game. You use the system’s motion sensing features to take control of 20 classic Marvel characters like The Hulk, Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, and Spider-Man. (Trailer) (T)
—“WWE ’13“ is a rasslin’ game for Xbox360, PS3, and Wii. This year’s version has a new single-player mode focused on the Attitude Era where you control 8 superstars who dominated during that time, including Stone Cold Steve Austin. (Trailer) (T)
—“Nike+ Kinect Training“ is a fitness game that requires the Kinect. Every four weeks your progress in strength, endurance, and overall fitness level is compared to athletes, celebrities and the Nike+ community to see how you measure up. (Trailer) (E)