The first game in the Assassins Creed franchise is set in 1191 AD; when the Third Crusade was tearing the Holy Land apart. Shrouded in secrecy and feared for their ruthlessness; the Assassins intend to stop the hostilities by suppressing both sides of the conflict. Players; assuming the role of the main character Altair; will have the power to throw their immediate environment into chaos and to shape events during this pivotal moment in history.
- Be an Assassin Master the skills; tactics; and weapons of historys deadliest and most secretive clan of warriors. Plan your attacks; strike without mercy; and fight your way to escape.
- Realistic and responsive environments Experience a living; breathing world in which all your actions have consequences. Crowds react to your moves and will either help or hinder you on your quests.
- Action with a new dimension €“ total freedom Eliminate your targets wherever; whenever; and however. Stalk