View Full Version : when was the hidden blade invented?

02-06-2012, 07:00 PM
Did i missed something?in ac1 altair has a hidden blade but aquilus and accipter from the comics dont have one.is this already confirmed by whoe and when it was invented, because this is rather important to now for a fan.

02-06-2012, 07:33 PM
It hasn't been confirmed exactly when it was first made. However, The first recorded assassination with a hidden blade is the assassination of Xerxes I of Persia in 465 BCE. This blade was worn on the right arm however and likely not as intricate as the more "modern" hidden blades.

02-06-2012, 07:41 PM
interesting but strange that aquilus doesnt have one its much later in history