Assassin’s Creed 4 DLC release date announced

Ubisoft has confirmed that Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag’s first chunk of single-player DLC, Freedom Cry, will be released on December 17.

The French publisher confirmed the date in a new print advert featured in the latest digital issue of Game Informer (via VideoGamer).

Freedom Cry casts players in the role of Adewale, the quartermaster to main protagonist Edward Kenway while on board the Jackdaw. The DLC is said to feature over four hours of content.

Keep an eye out for Freedom Cry through your spyglass on PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Xbox 360 on December 17.

Read our review of Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag here.