'Assassin's Creed III' becomes most pre-ordered title in Ubisoft history

Ubisoft have announced that the upcoming Asssassin's Creed III has become the most pre-ordered title in the company's history.
“Pre-orders for Assassin’s Creed 3 at GameStop are 100% higher than last year, putting the game on track to be one of the top titles of 2012,” said Michael van den Berg, VP of international merchandising, marketing & digital at GameStop. “In addition, Ubisoft is offering a Season Pass and high quality DLC available at launch to bring even more excitement to this title.”
Assassin's Creed III is due out next week on consoles with a PC launch coming in November.