Ubisoft has officially announced a new Assassin’s Creed Chronicles trilogy, set in China, India and Russia, following stories of three cult Assassins.
Ubisoft Montreal has teamed up with Climax Studios to develop this new series with unique artistic signatures for each Chronicle. Unlike previous highly detailed 3D Assassin’s Creed titles, this new series will be developed in 2.5D, with stunning brush paintings-style graphics for China, inspired vibrant colors of India and propaganda art style graphics for Russia.
Hit the jump for more info about each Chronicle.
Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China
Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China takes place in China, 1526, as the Ming dynasty starts to crumble. You embody Shao Jun, the last remaining Assassin of the Chinese Brotherhood, returning to her homeland with a vendetta. Newly trained by the legendary Ezio Auditore, she is hell-bent on exacting vengeance and restoring her fallen Brotherhood.
Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: India
Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: India throws you into the tension between the Sikh Empire and the East India Company in 1841. When a Master Templar arrives with a mysterious item that used to belong to the Assassin Order, Arbaaz Mir must discover why he’s come, steal back the item, and protect his friends and his lover.
Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: Russia
Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: Russia occurs in Russia, 1918. Nikolai Orelov wants to leave with his family, but is required to perform one last mission for the Assassin Order: infiltrate the house where the tsar’s family is being held by the Bolsheviks and steal an artifact that has been fought over by Assassins and Templars for centuries. Along the way, he witnesses the massacre of the tsar’s children, but manages to save the princess, Anastasia. He must escape the Templars while protecting the artifact and Anastasia.
The first Assassin’s Creed Chronicle set in China will hit Xbox One, PS4 and PC on April 22, followed by India and Russia Chronicles.
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