“Assassin’s Creed” Goes from Game Consoles to the Big Screen


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The video game Assassin’s Creed has become a movie and was released in December.

Emily Robertson, Staff Writer

GREER — “Assassin’s Creed” is a very popular game for the Xbox and PlayStation consoles. There are a total of eight games in the collection.

The games are set in a fictional history of real-world events and follows the centuries-old struggle between the Assassins, who fight for peace with free will, and the Templars, who desire peace through control (Wikipedia).

The games include: “Assassin’s Creed”, “Assassin’s Creed II”, “Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood”, “Assassin’s Creed Revelations”, “Assassin’s Creed III”, “Assassin’s Creed IV Black Flag”, “Assassin’s Creed Rogue”, and “Assassin’s Creed Unity”.

Ubisoft Montreal and Gameloft are the original creators of the first “Assassin’s Creed”.

“Assassin’s Creed” is a slightly violent game and is rated PG-13.

Like many other video games, “Assassin’s Creed” has become a major motion picture. “Angry Birds”, “Final Fantasy”, “Mortal Kombat” are just a few video games that were made into movies. “Assassin’s Creed” the movie was released on December 21 and is rated  PG-13.

Actor Michael Fassbender stars as the protagonist of the movie.