The Assassin Creed Chronicles
“ A Look Into the Era of the Creed”
By: Brandon Munroe
Q: What is Assassins Creed?
A: Assassin creed takes place in the years of 2012/2013, feauturing a main character bythe name of Desmond Miles, a bartender who is a descendant of several lines of prominent assassins. Though raised as an assassin, he fled his nomadic family to seek outa more common lifestyle. He is initially kidnapped by a megacorporation, Abstergoindustries the modern day face of the Knights Templar (the protagonists), who are awareof Desmond's lineage. During these gameplays Desmond
is forced to use the “Animus”
, adevice that allows him to experience his ancestral memories, to seek out artifacts to helpsave humanity from destruction. Abstergo is seeking to discover the location of several of
these artifacts, or “P
ieces of Eden
because they hold great power that can controlmankind and alter its fate. Abstergo understands that once these artifacts are found theycan bring humanity into a single unified group under their control. Desmond uses theAnimus 2.0 to continue experiencing the memories of his assassin ancestors to discover the locations of the Pieces of Eden so that, they can be recovered before Abstergo. Whileexperiencing these memories, some of Desmonds assassin ancestors abilities aregenetically leaked into Desmond, The Bleeding Effect, giving him some of the assassinskills at the cost of living with multiple sets of memories and personalities in his mind.
Assassins Creed: Brotherhood
Q: What is Assassins Creed Brotherhood?A: This is the third installment in the AC series. Desmondand group of allies collected from previous games retreatto the ruins of the Monteriggioni villa in Tuscany, andDesmond reenters the animus to continue memories of anassassin by the name of Ezio Auditore. He experiences
the Ezio’s memories
to identify the location of the Appleof Eden, one of the most powerful artifacts. After facingagainst Rodrigo Borgia, the father of the main enemy,Ezio returns to Monteriggioni, but forces under the
command of Cesare Borgia, Rodrigo’s son, soon attack
the villa. Cesare kills Mario, the leader of Monteriggioni, and the Apple of Eden is stolen.Ezio then vows revenge by helping to free the people of Rome from the Borgia Family.As Ezio works covertly to turn the city against the
, he gains followers that wantto join his cause, and Ezio trains them to become assassins forming a Brotherhood.