London, United Kingdom â€“ 15 January 2008 â€“ Today Ubisoft, one of the worldâ€™s largest video game publishers, unveiled Assassinâ€™s Creed AltaÃ¯r’s Chroniclesâ„¢, exclusively for the Nintendo DSâ„¢. The Assassinâ€™s Creed AltaÃ¯râ€™s Chronicles video game will be available at retailers nationwide in February.
Assassinâ€™s Creed AltaÃ¯râ€™s Chronicles is the direct prequel of the critically acclaimed console title Assassinâ€™s Creedâ„¢, where players discover more about the protagonist AltaÃ¯r and his deep history. The game features a fully realized 3D world in which players will travel and battle through four cities of the Crusadeâ€™s Middle East, using acrobatic moves and exhilarating combo attacks that mix sword skills and high-flying kicks.
â€œThe success of Assassinâ€™s Creed worldwide has been incredible and weâ€™re excited to delve deeper into the story and bring it to the Nintendo DS,â€ said John Parkes, EMEA Marketing Director at Ubisoft. â€œAssassinâ€™s Creed AltaÃ¯râ€™s Chronicles will be a title that resonates with those who played the console version as well as those who have yet to discover the secrets of Assassinâ€™s Creed.â€
Assassinâ€™s Creed AltaÃ¯râ€™s Chronicles is rated â€œ12+â€ by PEGI and has a retail price of Â£29.99. For more information, please visit www.assassinscreed.com.