London. 1868. The Industrial Revolution. An age of invention and prosperity, built on the backs of working class slaves. As gangster assassin Jacob Frye, you will recruit your gang to fight for justice on behalf of the oppressed working class. Lead the underworld to take back London in a visceral adventure filled with action, intrigue and brutal combat.
To make sure that history didn't repeat itself, I went into Syndicate with my expectations low. I admit I was pretty hyped for Unity, and while it wasn't a terrible game, it wasn't a really good one either. Couple that with some serious performance issues, and it ended up being one of my least favorite Creed games to date. But it also seems like Ubisoft is also taking a rather careful approach with Syndicate. It's easily one of the most under-advertised Ubisoft games to date. Hell, I even forgot it was launching this week! It's a pleasant surprise then that Syndicate actually manages to once again return to the series' former glory, up there with games like Assassin's Creed Brotherhood and Black Flag. Sure, it doesn't have the vibrant colors of the... Read Review