Coming to Ubisoft's YouTube channel on October 27th, 2009 will be the first of three shorts featuring Ezio’s father, Giovanni Auditore da Firenze. Developed by Ubisoft's Hybride Technologies, the studio behind 300
and Sin City
, the shorts are a combination of live action and computer generated imagery (CGI). Lineage
will provide insight to the back story for Assassin's Creed II and will introduce both friends and foes such as Lorenzo de Medici, the Italian statesman and de facto ruler of the Florentine Republic during the Italian Renaissance period.
Assassin's Creed: Lineage
Release: October 27, 2009
Ubisoft's YouTube Channel:http://www.youtube.com/user/ubisoft?blend=1&ob=4
Check out the external link for a 40 second preview of the first episode and some behind the scene production stills.