Ubisoft Unveil Lots Of New Details For Assassin’s Creed: Revelations
A whole host of new details for Assassin’s Creed: Revelations have today sneaked out of Ubisoft HQ, and are here for your viewing pleasure, as well as going in-depth on some of the new features in the game, there is a set of new screenshots to drool over and a brand-new teaser trailer to get your minds racing as to what will come next in the final chapter of Assassin’s Creed that is concerned with the life of Ezio Auditore. Although this is the fourth installment in the series, canonically it is still the third part of the story started in Assassin’s Creed II.
Assassin’s Creed Revelations follows master assassin Ezio Auditore as he walks in the footsteps of his legendary mentor, Altaïr, on a journey to recover five ancient seals that hold the keys to the future of the Assassins brotherhood. It is a perilous path – one that will take Ezio to Constantinople, the heart of the Ottoman Empire, where a growing army of Templars threatens to destabilize the region.
Some of the features and settings from the new game are outlined below, which includes the return of the hero of the first game in the saga, Altair, as a playable character.
· Hone the deadly art of assassination – As Ezio Auditore, wield the lethal skills of a wiser, more efficient assassin. Armed with a new arsenal of weapons and abilities including the hookblade, bomb crafting and a heightened Eagle Sense, you can kill with death-dealing proficiency.
· Herald the return of a legend – Assassin’s Creed Revelations features the return of Altaïr as a playable character, the hero of the original Assassin’s Creed.
· Journey to the Constantinople –Explore picturesque settings, from Masyaf, the mountain stronghold of the Assassins during the Third Crusade to the vibrant and exotic Constantinople, the jewel of the Ottoman Empire in the 16th Century. Navigate crowded streets and vistas, through a cauldron of cultures as Constantinople comes to life.
· Meet new players to the Assassins Creed lore –Encounter memorable personalities, including fellow master assassin Yusuf Tazim, Prince Suleiman, destined to become one of the greatest monarchs in history, and Sofia Sorto, a simple woman who vies for Ezio’s heart.
· Test your skills as an assassin against your friends – the acclaimed online multiplayer experience returns, refined and expanded with more modes, more enthralling maps and new characters
So, why not view the new trailer and screenshots below:
Assassin’s Creed: Revelations is set to release for the Xbox 360, PlayStation3 and PC this November. Expect the first full-length trailer for the game to be launched on June 7th.