A couple of days ago, UbiWorkshop--a branch of Ubisoft Montreal that creates short movies, artbooks, artworks, and comics that expand on Ubisoft properities--teased on their blog
a work called "Secret Project #3."
Today, UbiWorkshop revealed the full trailer and details to what is called Assassin's Creed: Ascendance
. Here is the official release detailing what Ascendance
is all about:
Assassin’s Creed Ascendance is an animated story produced and developed by Ubisoft Montreal.
Bridging the narrative gap between Assassin’s Creed 2 and Assassin’s Creed brotherhood, Assassin’s Creed Ascendance follows
Assassin Ezio Auditore as he struggles to remove the treacherous Borgia family from their papal throne.
Ezio will learn the brutal truth behind Ceasare Borgia's rise to power.
Fratricide, betrayal, torture... Cesare employs any tactic to achieve his ambition - ultimate control of Italy.
Ezio has found his nemesis.
Accompanied with this commentary is a sneak peek trailer giving you a little taste of the animated short film:
Unfortunately there has been no mention of how long this short animated film is. Assassin's Creed Ascendance
will be released on Xbox Live on November 16th at 160 MSP. Don't forget, though, November 16th is also the North American release of Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood
. The Australian release for Brotherhood
is November 18th while the European release is November 19th.