Ubisoft has released the official announcement trailer for Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, providing the first-look at the game’s setting and new hero, as well as a quick overview of the story.
Assassin’s Creed Syndicate is set in 1868 London during the height of the industrial revolution. The game stars two protagonists, a brother and sister duo named Jacob and Evie Frye, who have been raised as assassins.
Jacob and Evie arrive in London at the start of the game and begin a campaign to subvert the social and power dynamics of the city, while rallying the criminal element to unite against The Templars.
Ubisoft has also released a new , who is characterised as a charismatic hero that never passes up an opportunity for a quick brawl. The trailer shows off some of the weapons that will be available to Jacob, including knuckledusters, a revolver, and a Kukri knife.
On top of , the game will also introduce vehicle jacking. Players will be able to drive carriages and use them as moving platforms. Read our full story to find out more about .
For a complete overview on the game, read .
Take a closer look at Assassin’s Creed Syndicate in the screenshot gallery below.