The acrobat goes old school

Aside from a cowl and a knife, the other key attribute for a hashshashin is an 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 spot of hide and seek, and isn't, in fact, just a dancer in a cape.

Above: Playing spot the difference was one of Altair's favourite activities. Apart from bloodletting, obviously