The game which uses the AnvilNext 2.0 game engine is developed by Ubisoft. It is the tenth installment in the Assassin’s Creed series and comes after Assassin’s Creed Syndicate which was released in 2015.
This is an action-adventure, stealth, and single-player video game. It is played in third-person perspective.
Players generally complete quests, be it linear gameplay with set objectives or side quests.
One progresses through the story to earn experience points and acquire new skills.
In side-quests, players can explore the open-world environment as they see fit. Movement can be done on foot, horseback, camel-back, or boat throughout the world. One can unlock weapons and equipment as one progresses through the game.
In this installment, the “eagle vision” mode, which gives players the ability to scout an area by highlighting enemies and objects, has been replaced by a Bonelli’s eagle named Senu which serves as a companion.
The story is set in ancient Egypt where the player takes the role of Bayek and his wife Aya. Their mission is to protect the people of the Ptolemaic Kingdom. Pharaoh, Ptolemy XIII, struggles to maintain his rule while the recently deposed Cleopatra, gets loyalist forces to launch a counter-coup against Ptolemy.
Without saying too much, you can check out the game at the official website located here.