10 Fun Facts About the Assassin's Creed Franchise

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Ever since Assassins Creed made its debut back in 2007, it has astounded us and left us all amazed with its sheer ingenuity for its gameplay, characters and the way it was executed. We have gathered some interesting facts about the series for you.


1
Assassin's Creed was originally titled Prince of Persia: Assassins.

2
While you're freerunning over buildings in Assassin's Creed II, an NPC can be heard saying "another caped crusader."

3
The main character in the Assassin's Creed games has usually been a male, until Assassin's Creed III: Liberation when Aveline was our protagonist.

4
Scalping was originally planned as a tactic Connor could use in Assassin's Creed III, but the developer thought it was too graphic for the installment.

5
In case you were wondering about the origins of Assassin's Creed, it's reportedly based on Slovenian writer Vladimir Bartol's "Alamut."

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According to Assassin's Creed writer, Corey May, the Assassin's Creed franchise will explore a lot of historical moments, but World War II is not one of them.

7
Desmond's boy was recovered by Abstergo agents in an attempt to harvest his DNA.

8
The second memory of Sequence 7 in Assassins Creed Revelations is titled "The Spy Who Shunned Me." This is a reference to a James Bond film.

9
Connor was voted best game character in the entire Assassin's Creed series.

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Assassin’s Creed 2 DRM was hacked within day of release.