For many, the words ‘Assassin’s Creed’ mean one thing…Ezio Auditore de Firenze! And it won’t be long before you can get your hands on a collection of Ezio’s best titles.
Assassin’s Creed The Ezio Collection will arrive on Xbox One and PS4 come 18th November 2016, giving fans and players the chance to relive the adventures of the legendary Assassin on current generation consoles.
Assassin’s Creed is one of Ubisofts big sellers with more than 100 million copies sold, with the innovative gameplay, rich narrative and open world environments dragging many games in. A film is on the horizon and the AC franchise is also breaking into the book, comic and short films scene, so never has it been a better time to get even more players involved.
“This is a huge milestone for the Assassin’s Creed franchise, but we believe the best is yet to come,” says Etienne Allonier, Brand Director for Assassin’s Creed. “Having seen what’s gone into the movie and into future Assassin’s Creed games, we think fans and newcomers alike will be excited by everything Assassin’s Creed has to offer.”
Assassin’s Creed The Ezio Collection will include the acclaimed single-player campaigns and single-player add-ons for Assassin’s Creed II, Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood and Assassin’s Creed Revelations, with enhanced visuals for both Xbox One and PS4. Telling an epic three-part story of vengeance, intrigue, and romance, Assassin’s Creed The Ezio Collection lands on shelves this holiday for gamers who want to relive the Renaissance and experience the thrilling adventures of Ezio in Florence, Venice, Rome, and Constantinople, or newcomers stepping into the world of Assassins and Templars for the first time.
The Assassin’s Creed series tells the tale of the centuries-old battle between Assassins and Templars through rich storylines and captivating characters. Assassin’s Creed is an action-adventure series set in fully realised open worlds throughout notable times in history such as the Third Crusade, the Golden Age of Pirates and the Industrial Revolution. Using the infamous hidden blade and other tools and weapons specific to the time period, players will fight for the greater good from the rooftops in Italy to the shores of Cuba through the core tenets the series is known for: combat, stealth, navigation and parkour.
But that’s not all as Assassin’s Creed The Ezio Collection also includes the complete Assassin’s Creed Lineage and Assassin’s Creed Embers short films, giving a clearer glimpse into the background of the dashing yet dangerous Ezio Auditore da Firenze, from beginning to end.
If you want to really get involved, then you may wish to take a little trip to the Uplay Shop and pick up the Assassin’s Creed The Ezio Collection Collector’s Case. An exclusive piece the case brings back souvenirs from the Auditore Family crypt, and aong with the game, players will discover a set of exclusive lithographies, the game’s official soundtrack, featuring a selection of 40 tracks from the three games, and an exclusive Black Edition collectible bust of Ezio Auditore.
It all sounds great to us and we can’t wait to chck out Ezio’s stories once more. November can’t come soon enough!