Assassin's Creed goes old school

Aug 22, 2007

Aside from a cowl and a knife, the other key attribute for a Hashshashin is the ability to remain hidden in plain sight. Much has been made of our boy Altair's ability to hop skip and jump across the rooftops to shy away from prying eyes. A similar amount of hype has been pumped into Creed's concept of social stealth, where the townsfolk will recognise and react to you based on your reputation. In this latest batch ofscreenshots we get some more evidence he can get involved with a bit of hide and seek, and actually isn't just a dancer in a cape.

Above: Playing dress-up is one of Altair's favorite activities. Apart from bloodletting, obviously