Assassin’s Creed IV, Ubiculturality, and Stede Bonnet: an Invitation

May 14, 14 Assassin’s Creed IV, Ubiculturality, and Stede Bonnet: an Invitation

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My intention for this post was to write something specific and reasonably authoritative on how the character of Stede Bonnet as seen (as performed by means of, really) in Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag differs from what we know of the historical Stede Bonnet, and what I think the difference means. That kind of analysis would...

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Assassins Creed Week Part V: When They Get It Wrong

Feb 21, 14 Assassins Creed Week Part V: When They Get It Wrong

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Welcome to Assassin’s Creed Week presented by Play the Past, where for a whole week, Play the Past will push content on the most popular historical video game series ever. Part I introduced the Week and asked why Assassin’s Creed mattered, Part II examined slavery and native relations in the series, Part III explored...

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Assassins Creed Week Part IV: Grand Narratives

Feb 20, 14 Assassins Creed Week Part IV: Grand Narratives

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Welcome to Assassin’s Creed Week presented by Play the Past, where for a whole week, Play the Past will push content on the most popular historical video game series ever. Part I introduced the Week and asked why Assassin’s Creed mattered, Part II examined slavery and native relations in the series and Part III explored...

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Assassins Creed Week Part III: Women of the Past

Feb 19, 14 Assassins Creed Week Part III: Women of the Past

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Welcome to Assassin’s Creed Week presented by Play the Past, where for a whole week, Play the Past will push content on the most popular historical video game series ever. Part I introduced the Week and asked why Assassin’s Creed mattered and Part II examined slavery and native relations in the series. Part III of the...

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Assassins Creed Week Part II: Native Relations and Slavery

Feb 18, 14 Assassins Creed Week Part II: Native Relations and Slavery

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Welcome to Assassin’s Creed Week presented by Play the Past, where for a whole week, Play the Past will push content on the most popular historical video game series ever. Part I introduced the Week and asked why Assassin’s Creed mattered. Part II of the Assassin’s Creed Week series will look at how the series...

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