The first long trailer for the Viking assassin has arrived and the first opinions are being formed. Most striking event: the hidden blade. “Of course, it was the AC moment par excellence. Then there weren’t a few voices directly on Twitter and Youtube, whose opinion can be summed up as follows: This is no longer an AC, I don’t want to play a warrior, but an assassin, “what the series was once dead. “
I admit that it has changed a lot in terms of game and subject, it’s true. But not for the worse. The Vikings are now another marker on the way, the old conspiracy theories that other powers are pulling the strings behind the visible. The series played with it from the first part. None of this was new, if you want a more complex version of this story, check out the Pen & Paper Mage: The Ascension of the 90s, in which magicians and technocrats act with supernatural skills behind the scenes, the doing in almost the same roles Assassins and Templars in an exchange of blows sometimes not always natural.
Source : Eurogamer.de