After a string of screenshot leaks online earlier Ubisoft have finally confirmed the existence of Assassin’s Creed: Rogue which is coming to PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. The game directly ties in with the American Kenway saga as told in Assassin’s Creed III and IV. You play as Templar Shay Patrick Cormac an assassin who is betrayed by his order so in revenge he goes rogue and turns to hunting them down.
Additionally it will feature new skills such as the ability to see hidden Assassins and the option to upgrade your Eagle vision.
Rogue will be a mix of land and seafaring gameplay. Cormac will travel to New York the Appalachian River Valley and see the Northern Lights of the Atlantic Ocean in his ship the Morrigan. Ubisoft Sofia director Martin Capel explains:
“Assassin’s Creed Rogue completes the North American saga started with Assassin’s Creed 3 and Assassin’s Creed 4: Black Flag and gives previous generation console owners an exclusive opportunity to experience fan-requested features, such as playing as a Templar.”
The game will also tie-in with The Seven Years’ War which had links to the French Revolution which it’s events take place in the next-gen only game Assassin’s Creed: Unity.
Assassin’ Creed: Rogue cinematic trailer
Assassin’s Creed: Rogue will be released on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on the 11th November.
Source: Assassin’s Creed website