While Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag will be debuting on current gen systems and there's no doubt it will be a visually exciting game on Xbox 360 and PS3, many will be looking to the upcoming next gen release for a glimpse at what the future holds for the series.
And you can get an early look at what to expect today with the release of the latest AC IV video showcasing the advanced graphics and effects which you can look forward to on PS4 and XboxOne. Take the tour with Associate Producer Sylvian Trottier below.
That roiling sea looks particularly impressive, as does the volumetric fog. There's nothing especially ground breaking here, and PC players will have heard many of these terms in the last few years, but it's just one aspect of the Assassin's Creed experience and another level of detail for those who are set for a high seas adventure with new leading man (and Pirate sort) Edward Kenway.
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag will arrive on Xbox 360 and PS3 from the 29th of October and on PS4 on November 15th in the US and November 29th in Ireland and the UK. The game will make its worldwide Xbox One debut on November 22nd 2013.