Assassin’s Creed Syndicate Animated Short Focuses on Life in London During the Industrial Revolution

July 12, 2015 Written by Zarmena Khan

Focusing on the game’s setting of London, 1868, the new Assassin’s Creed Syndicate animated short gives us a glimpse of what life was like in the city during the Industrial Revolution. The film, which was unveiled at the San Diego Comic-Con, is directed by F. Gary Gray (Straight Outta Compton) and illustrated by comic book artist Pop Mhan. 

Watch the video to learn about the birth of organized crime and the background of Syndicate‘s protagonists Jacob and Evie Frye.

Assassin’s Creed Syndicate releases on October 23 for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. You can read our E3 2015 preview of the game here.

[Source: Ubisoft (YouTube)]