The E3 gaming convention is currently gripping the world with an amazing showing of new products and amazing titles, but 20th Century Fox and Ubisoft have also used the time to give both gamers and cinemagoers an inside look into Joseph Kurzel’s adaptation of Assassin’s Creed.
The new featurette delves into the scope of the production, and features interviews with star Michael Fassbender and director Justin Kurzel, along with a host of new footage. Check it out below:
Assassin’s Creed follows criminal turned death row inmate Callum Lynch (Fassbender) as he is kidnapped by a secretive organisation called Abstergo Industries who wish to experiment on him. Abstergo seek to unlock the memories of Lynch’s ancestor, Aguilar de Nerha, a member of the Assassin’s operating during the Spanish Inquisition. Embed with the memories of his ancestor Lynch becomes an a skilled warrior, and may just have the chance to escape Abstergo, and defeat the long held enemy of the Assassin’s: The Templars.
With its ambitious science-fiction setting and stunning cast led by one of Hollywood’s biggest drawcards, Assassin’s Creed is sure to win over fans of the franchise and those new to its world when the film is released on December 21 is the US and UK, and on January 1, 2017 in New Zealand and Australia.