Assassin's Creed Syndicate

Assassin's Creed's hidden blade, rope launcher get real world builds thanks to this guy

Assassin's Creed's hidden blade, rope launcher get real world builds thanks to this guy

Eric Frederiksen

The tools of the assassin trade might seem a bit out there, but if inventor Colin Furze has anything to say, that’s far from true. To celebrate the just-released Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, Furze built working equivalents of the game’s two most advertised gadgets, the rope launcher and hidden blade. The hidden blade, of course, has been around since the original, so it’s nothing new...

Assassin's Creed Syndicate's newest trailer features London Calling

Assassin's Creed Syndicate's newest trailer features London Calling

Eric Frederiksen

As soon as Ubisoft’s marketing team got their hands on Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, I imagine they were itching to match it up with The Clash’s “London Calling.” Somehow, though, they managed to wait until the last second, putting out this last trailer when Syndicate is just a day away. Despite the Victorian setting, it’s a pretty good pairing even if they used some sort of remixed...

Assassin's Creed Syndicate's music is from Grammy-nominated Journey composer

Assassin's Creed Syndicate's music is from Grammy-nominated Journey composer

Eric Frederiksen

While for many fans Jesper Kyd will always be the favorite composer on the Assassin’s Creed series, we have something different to look forward to with Assassin’s Creed Syndicate. The man behind the music this time is Austin Wintory. Wintory is probably best known for his work on thatgamecompany’s Journey, but he has a passion for exactly the type of music that we’ll see in Syndicate...