Assassin’s Creed Syndicate Gets New “Evie Stealth” & “Jacob Combat” Gameplay


Assassin's Creed Syndicate features two main protagonists, twin siblings Jacob and Evie Frye. Jacob is the loud and more brawler focused of the two, relying heavily on his knuckles to do the talking, while his sister Evie is a more restrained assassin, taking a more stealthy approach to tackle her missions.

Assassin's Creed Syndicate's Twin Protagonists Jacob and Evie Frye tackle their objectives differently

Gamespot, during their hands-on time with the latest iteration of the long-running franchise have recorded and shared some direct-feed footage of Syndicate, focusing on the two different approaches, using each protagonist for combat and stealth respectively. You can watch Gamespot's Assassin's Creed Syndicate gameplay footage below.

The city of London is "the star of the show" in Assassin's Creed Syndicate

Marc-Alexis Côté, Creative Director for Assassin's Creed Syndicate, explains how the city of London is the "Star of the Show", and they wanted to treat it as a real character from the very beginning. The city is teeming with life, the river Thames is filled with steamboats and the evolving technology and structurally expanding architecture provide the perfect playground, with immense scalability opportunities and unlimited traversing potential.

Ubisoft has released a new Story trailer for Assassin's Creed Syndicate, alongside some impressive 1080p screenshots.Ubisoft has also recently announced that Assassin's Creed Syndicate will be getting a Jack The Ripper DLC, taking place 20 years after the events of the main game. The Jack The Ripper DLC will be part of the Season Pass and will see players joining forces with Inspector Frederick Abberline of Scotland Yard, to hunt down Jack The Ripper.

Assassin's Creed Syndicate comes out on Xbox One and PS4 on October 23 2015, with a PC release to follow on November 19. We will bring you any new information as soon as it becomes available.