Gameloft Launches Assassin’s Creed for the iPhone

Jerusalem, 1191 AD. The Third Crusade against the Saracens is tearing the Holy Land apart.

You are a Altair, a Master Assassin sent by The Order of Assassins on a quest to steal“The Chalice” from the Templars in order to end the Crusades. The fate of the Holy Land depends on you.

Plunge into this direct prequel to the critically acclaimed Assassin's Creed™. This game offers rich gameplay and a well-balanced mix of stealth, chaotic action and riddle-solving exploration set in the midst of fully 3D-rendered historical environments set in the Crusade's Middle East.

Features include:

- Variety of acrobatic moves for a very rewarding gaming experience

- 6 different weapons including the sword, dagger, crossbow, smoke bomb, exploding bomb and grappling hook

- Skill-based mini-games to test your patience&dexterity: Pick pockets, interrogate informants and much more

- An unparalleled sense of drama on the iPhone and iPod touch, intensified by 3D cinematic cut scenes and voice acting

- Upgrade your character and weapons with collected orbs

- Highly polished 3D graphics provide full immersion in a realistic Medieval Middle East environment.

Assassin’s Creed is now available for download on the Appstore for£5.99 and is compatible with the iPhone and the iPod Touch.

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