18th century, North America. Amidst the chaos andviolence of the French and Indian War, Shay PatrickCormac, a fearless young member of the Brotherhood ofAssassins, undergoes a dark transformation that willforever shape the future of the American colonies. Aftera dangerous mission gone tragically wrong, Shay turnshis back on the Assassins who, in response, attempt toend his life. Cast aside by those he once called brothers,Shay sets out on a mission to wipe out all who turnedagainst him and ultimately become the most fearedAssassin hunter in history.
Introducing Assassins Creed Rogue, the darkestchapter in the Assassins Creed franchise yet. As Shay,you will experience the slow transformation fromAssassin to Assassin Hunter. Follow your own creed andset off on an extraordinary journey through New YorkCity, the wild river valley, and far away to the icy coldwaters of the North Atlantic in pursuit of your ultimategoal - bringing down the Assassins for good.
Key FeaturesBecome the Ultimate Assassin Hunter - For the first time ever, experience the Assassins Creed universe from the perspective of a Templar. Play as Shay, who, in addition to the deadly skills of a Master Assassin, also possesses never before seen skills and weapons:Equip Shays deadly air rifle for both short and long range combat. Distract, eliminate, or confuse your enemies by using a variety of ammunition, including specialized bullets and grenadesProtect yourself from hidden Assassins with your enhanced eagle vision. Constantly assess your surroundings and detect Assassins hiding in the shadows, on rooftops, and in the crowdsSlowly Descend into Darkness - Witness Shays transformation from an adventurous Assassin to a grim and committed Templar willing to hunt down his former brothers. Experience first-hand the events that will lead Shay down a dark path and set him on a course that will forever change the fate of the Assassin Brotherhood.New and Improved Naval Gameplay - Cast off in yourship, The Morrigan, and fight your way through the icyseas of the North Atlantic and the narrow waters ofAmericas river valleys. Assassins Creed Rogue buildson the award winning naval experience from AssassinsCreed IV Black Flag with all new gameplay including:New enemy tactics: Defend yourself from Assassins as they attempt to board your ship and overthrow yourcrew. Fight them off quickly to avoid losing too manycrew members.New weapons: Including burning oil, which leaves atrail of fire behind to burn enemy ships, and the pucklegun, capable of delivering continuous machine-gun-likefire.An arctic world full of possibilities: Ram through icesheets to discover hidden locations and use icebergs ascover during naval battles.Vast Diverse Open World to Explore - Shays story willallow you to explore three unique environments:The North Atlantic Ocean Experience the coldwinds and towering icebergs of the arctic in thisexpansive naval playgroundThe River Valley A large hybrid setting of theAmerican Frontier mixing seamless river navigation andground explorationNew York City One of the most well-known cities inthe world, fully recreated as it existed in the 18th century.
In addition to the full game, the Deluxe Edition comes packed with bonus in-game content including:The Armor of Sir Gunn Quest: Explore North America to find the remains of Sir Gunn and solve his great mystery.The Siege of Fort de Sable: Continue the battle at sea with this bonus fort raiding mission set in the unexplored North Atlantic territory of the New World.The Master Templar Pack: Become the most feared Templar whether on land or at sea with this exclusive collection of weapons, outfits and ship items. Includes all weapons, items, and outfits from the Templar Pack, Officer Pack, and Commander Pack.The Explorer Pack: Exclusive collection of weapons and items to ensure safe passage across unexplored and dangerous territoriesFour Time Savers Packs: Want to progress through the game faster? Save yourself time and effort by utilizing these four unique packs. Includes the Time Savers Activities, Resources, Collectibles, and Technology Pack. Use each pack for yourself or share with a friend!
Please note: Completion of the Siege of Fort de Sable is required in order to generate and unlock the chest that contains all items in the Explorer Pack and Master Templar pack