With E3 2014 officially starting, Ubisoft got a head start by showing off the newest installment in the Assassin’s Creed franchise called Assassin’s Creed Unity during the Microsoft E3 press conference. On top of revealing some new gameplay, the company also mentioned one of the title’s new features, which comes in the form of co-op play. Players will work together to take out targets and complete missions.
Unity will take place in Paris dating back to 1789 and will display some of the most gorgeous visuals seen on a next-gen platform. The publisher released some background info on the sequel, which you can read below.
“Paris, 1789. The French Revolution turns a once-magnificent city into a place of terror and chaos. Its cobblestoned streets run red with the blood of commoners who dare to rise up against an oppressive aristocracy. Yet, as the nation tears itself apart, a young man named Arno will embark upon an extraordinary journey to expose the true powers behind the Revolution. His pursuit will throw him into the middle of a ruthless struggle for the fate of a nation, and transform him into a true Master Assassin.
Introducing Assassin’s Creed Unity, the blockbuster franchise’s new chapter powered by the all new Anvil engine, rebuilt from the ground up for new Gen. From the storming of the Bastille to the execution of King Louis XVI, experience the French Revolution as never before – and help the people of France carve an entirely new destiny”.