Ubisoft Announces Next Assassin’s Creed Instalment
- Multiplayer refined and expanded
- Takes on army of Templers
- Animus takes on new role
Ubisoft has announced the development of Assassin’s Creed Revelations, the fourthinstallmentin the video game franchise. Developed by Ubisoft Montreal with the support and of Ubisoft studios Annecy, Massive Entertainment, Quebec, Singapore and Bucharest, Assassin’s Creed Revelations presents the culmination of Ezio’s adventure.
Initially launched in 2007, the first three Assassin’s Creedgames have sold more than 28 million units worldwide. Ubisoft claims Assassin’s Creed has transcended video games, branching out into other entertainment experiences such as comic books, Facebook, novels, short films and more.
In Assassin’s Creed Revelations, master assassin Ezio Auditore walks in the footsteps of his legendary mentor, Altaïr, on a journey of discovery and revelation. It is a perilous path – one that will take Ezio to Constantinople, the heart of the Ottoman Empire, where a growing army of Templars threatensto destabilise the region.
In addition to Ezio’s award-winning story, the online multiplayer experience returns, refined and expanded, with more modes, more maps and more characters that allow players to test their assassin skills against others from around the world. The latest chapter in the Assassin’s Creed saga also includes gameplay that allows players to manipulate the construct of Desmond’s memories and the Animus to decipher the mysteries of his past and gain insight into the future.
The game is set to release on the Xbox 360 video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the PlayStation3 computer entertainment system and Windows PC this November.