Ubisoft Reveals Assassin’s Creed: Unity Teaser Trailer

Ubisoft has just unveiled a teaser trailer for Assassin’s Creed: Unity, making it the fifth installment in this longtime series. By the looks of it, players will be stepping straight into the chaos of the French Revolution (1789-1799), made obvious in the short clip by a French banner, the Notre-Dame cathedral, and most prominently, the infamous guillotine. The teaser takes you briefly through the streets of Paris and depicts our new assassin perched atop a roof as he observes a public execution. He takes a quick glimpse at his pocket watch, wondering if he should intervene.

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Can’t say that we weren’t expecting another Assassin’s Creed since Ubisoft previously confirmed that we’ll be seeing new titles for at least 3 years respectively. The question is, will Assassin’s Creed: Unity be exclusive to next-gen consoles? Don’t fear, there seems to be a hint that the game will also be made available for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3:

Qu’ils mangent de la brioche [Let them eat cake]! We have been working on the new Assassin’s Creed for more than three years and although we weren’t quite ready to show you our full vision for a next-gen only AC, it seems Abstergo are trying to force our hand!” quotes the developer alongside the video.

The game is scheduled for a Christmas 2014 release, so be sure to check out the video below as we wait for more details in the upcoming months.

[Source: Ubisoft]

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