Assassin's Creed is a historical action-adventure open world stealth video game. Most of the game takes place during the Third Crusade, with the plot revolving around a sect known as the Secret Order of Hashashin (Assassins). The player is in reality playing as a modern-day man named Desmond Miles, who through the use of a machine named the "Animus", is allowed the viewing and controlling of the protagonist's genetic memories of his ancestors, in this case, Altair ibn-La'Ahad, a member fo the Assassins.
Platforms: PS4 (reviewed), Xbox One, PC Developer: Ubisoft Montreal Publisher: Ubisoft MSRP: $59.99 Introduction: 2017 will go down as a year where gamers will be spoiled by greatness. With titles such as Breath of the Wild, Super Mario Odyssey, Horizon: Zero Dawn, Persona 5, and even Wolfenstein 2 (among many others), it’s easy to overlook the plethora of second-tier titles. Assassin’s Creed won’t likely have that problem by virtue of its name, but it’s ultimately where Origins ends up sitting when all is said and done. As we know by now, Ubisoft has taken an extra year to give Origins more time to take the series in a bold new direction, and it does just that. At least within the confines of the series itself. While it’s... Read Review