Assassin’s Creed goes to China with a Female Assassin

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You read that heading right: Assassin’s Creed is going to China with a female Assassin, and while that has us pretty excited, we’re not ‘head-over-heels’ excited, unfortunately. Because it’s not a ‘full-fledged’ game.

Ubisoft will be releasing DLC (downloadable content) for Assassin’s Creed Unity as part of its season pass. The usual, expect add-ons will be in there, with a new story campaign, additional weapons and more missions, and what no one was expecting, it will also house an entirely separate game: Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China.

You’ll play as Shao Jun, the last remaining assassin of the Chinese Brotherhood, who isn’t that new to the crew: she was a student under Ezio Auditore in the animated short, Assassin’s Creed Embers, and in the Assassin’s Creed Revelations novel.

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Set in the 16th century Middle Kingdom, Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China will be 2D, and has been rendered in a style inspired by traditional brush paintings, Ubisoft says, and combines stealth, martial arts and all-new assassin gear. The game was developed by Climax Studios.

According to Ubisoft, the Assassin’s Creed Unity season pass content will arrive early 2015.

2D or not, I need this ASAP.

*twiddles thumbs*

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2 Responses to Assassin’s Creed goes to China with a Female Assassin

  1. Carina Olsen says:

    Ohh, I like that picture a lot. Sounds awesome :D I hope you will love playing this game sweetie. <3 thank you for sharing about it :)

  2. This sounds good! I really wish they would incorporate more female assassins in Assassin’s creed. I love the artwork.

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