Assassin’s Creed is from the team “that brought the world Prince of Persia and Tom Clancy’s Splinter Cell” that uses “the power of next-gen technology for its complex action.” Video after the break. Click here for more pictures.

The setting is 1191 AD. The Third Crusade is tearing the Holy Land apart. You, Altair, intend to stop the hostilities by suppressing both sides of the conflict. You are an Assassin, a warrior shrouded in secrecy and feared for your ruthlessness. Your actions can throw your immediate environment into chaos, and your existence will shape events during this pivotal moment in history