Biggest Assassin's Creed video game to date includes multiplayer for the first time in the history of the series
Along with a new trailer, Ubisoft today announced that it has shipped Assassin's Creed Brotherhood, a worldwide production effort led by the Ubisoft Montreal Studio in collaboration with Ubisoft studios in Singapore, Bucharest, Québec City and Annecy. Ezio returns in an epic struggle against the powerful Templar Order. Now a legendary Master Assassin, he must journey into Italy's greatest city, Rome, center of power, greed and corruption, to strike at the heart of the enemy. For the first time, Assassin's Creed Brotherhood offers a never-before-seen multiplayer layer. Players can help the Templars by using Abstergo to train in the art of Assassination to eliminate the Assassins once and for all. Players can choose from a wide range of unique characters, each with their own signature weapons and assassination techniques, and match their skills against other players from all over the world in different game modes. Assassin's Creed Brotherhood is available for PS3 and Xbox 360 - the PC version will launch in 2011.