North America, 18th century. Amid the chaos and brutality of the Seven Years' War, Shay Patrick Cormac, a fearless young member of the Assassin Order, is undergoing a dark transformation that will shape the future of the American colonies forever. After a dangerous mission tragically fails, Shay turns away from the Assassins, who therefore want to put an end to his life from now on. Outcasts of those he once called brothers, Shay goes on a campaign to wipe out all those who have turned against him, becoming the most feared Assassin hunter in history.assassin's Creed Rogue is the darkest chapter in Assassin's Creed series to date. As Shay, the player will undergo the slow transformation from assassin to assassin hunter. Following their own credo, they will roam the streets of New York City, cross wild river valleys and venture into the icy waters of the North Atlantic to strike down the Assassins.
The ultimate Assassin - Hunter
The Assassin's Creed universe is shown for the first time from the perspective of a Templar. Main character Shay not only possesses the deadly knowledge of a master assassin, but also the previously unseen abilities and weapons of the enemy:
Shay's deadly air rifle can be used for both melee and ranged combat. A variety of ammunition types, including special grenades, can distract, eliminate or confuse enemies
With the improved eagle sight, assassins can be found in the crowd. By using this ability, players can always assess their surroundings and protect themselves from assassins hiding in shadows, crowds or on roofs.
Slowly drifting into the darkness
History shows the transformation of an adventurous Assassin into a relentlessly determined Templar who is willing to bring down his former brotherhood. The player experiences first hand the events that lead Shay on his dark path, which will change the fate of the Assassin Brotherhood forever.
New improved Fleet - Game element
With his ship, The Morrigan, the player fights his way through the icy waters of the North Atlantic and the narrow waterways of America's river valleys. Assassin's Creed Rogue builds on the award-winning fleet experience of Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag and delivers new game elements, including:
New enemy tactics of the Assassins from whom the player must defend himself when they try to capsize his ship and subjugate his crew. To avoid losing too many crew members, they should be defeated quickly.
New weapons, such as burning oil, which leaves a trail of fire to set fire to enemy ships and the pucklegewehr, which makes machine-gun-like continuous fire possible.
An arctic world full of possibilities in which you can break through ice floes to discover secret places or use icebergs as cover in naval battles.
Explore a diverse, free world
Shay's story will allow you to explore three unique environments:
The North Atlantic Ocean. A large sea surface with icy winds and high towering icebergs of the Arctic.
The River Valley. A wide, diverse landscape of the ancient American border regions that seamlessly combines river navigation and land exploration.
New York City. One of the most famous cities in the world, which is completely based on its 18th century version.…more