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Mr_Shade
07-25-2011, 10:20 AM
London, UK – July 25, 2010 – Today, Ubisoft announces that Assassin’s Creed Embers, a new computer generated animated short movie, will ship when Assassin’s Creed Revelations hits store shelves November 15. Assassin’s Creed Embers will expand on the final chapter of the life of master assassin Ezio Auditore and a journey that has spanned more than four decades.

The animated short, developed by UbiWorkshop, will be available with the Assassin’s Creed Revelations Animus Edition, with the Collector Edition, and for digital download on Xbox LIVE® Marketplace for the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft and PlayStation Network.

Initially launched in 2007, the first three Assassin’s Creed® games have sold more than 28 million units worldwide, and the franchise is now established as one of the best-selling series on next generation consoles. Recognized for having some of the richest, most engrossing storytelling in the industry, Assassin’s Creed has transcended video games, branching out into other entertainment experiences including comic books, Facebook games, novels, short films and more.

The Collector Edition, available in UK will feature below elements:

COLLECTOR EDITION
o The Collector box: break the Assassin seal to unveil its contents

o An Artbook featuring 50 pages of illustrations and concept art related to the game

o Original game soundtrack

o Assassin’s Creed® Embers Movie: an animated short film

o In-game content:

o Explore the prison of legendary Vlad the Impaler, the scourge of Constantinople who inspired the myth of Dracula. Seek out the hanging cell of the infamous leader to retrieve his personal blade, a deadly close quarters dagger capable of dispatching any foe.

o Play as two additional multiplayer characters: The Crusader & a new Harlequin revamped with a Constantinople flavour: the Ottoman Jester


The Animus Edition, also available in UK will feature below elements:

ANIMUS EDITION
o The Animus box: break the Assassin seal to unveil its content

o In-depth encyclopaedia, with comprehensive entries on the major characters, events and other important aspects of the Assassin’s Creed® universe.
o Assassin’s Creed® Embers Movie: an animated short film

o In-game content:

o Explore the prison of legendary Vlad the Impaler, the scourge of Constantinople who inspired the myth of Dracula. Seek out the hanging cell of the infamous leader to retrieve his personal blade, a deadly close quarters dagger capable of dispatching any foe.

o Capacity upgrades for your hidden gun bullets, bombs & crossbow arrows to give you a decisive advantage in battle.

o Play as two additional multiplayer characters: The Crusader & a character from Assassin’s Creed® Brotherhood revamped with a Constantinople flavour: the Ottoman Jester

o The Armour of Brutus from Assassin’s Creed® Brotherhood

o Available in the UK through the Ubishop http://shop.ubi.com/ACRAnimus and Gamestop http://www.gamestop.co.uk/assassinscreed

o Available in Ireland at Gamestop http://www.gamestop.ie/assassinscreed




For more information on Assassin’s Creed, visit: www.assassinscreed.com (http://www.assassinscreed.com) and www.facebook.com/assassinscreed (http://www.facebook.com/assassinscreed).

About Ubisoft
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