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Switch Gamers Will Soon Join Other Gamers in the Assassin’s Creed Series: The Ezio Collection
Switch gamers will soon be able to play as the most celebrated and iconic Assassin in the Assassin’s Creed series, Ezio. Ubisoft has announced February 17th will be the release date for Assassin’s Creed: The Ezio Collection. Included in the collection are the acclaimed single-player campaigns and all DLC from Assassin’s Creed II, Brotherhood, and Revelation While the collection is already available for other consoles, it is said that the game will be enhanced for the Switch system, including a Handheld mode, HD Rumble, a touch screen interface, and an optimized HUD.
The Switch game will be released in a hybrid method with Assassin’s Creed II coming on a physical cart, while the other games will be codes that Switch gamers are required to download.
Ubisoft’s Official PR Release of Switch Debut
Below is more details included on the official PR:
Assassin’s Creed: The Ezio Collection includes:
Assassin’s Creed II. In this opus, players will embody Ezio, a new Assassin carrying on the deadly lineage of his forebears through Renaissance Italy, including Florence and Venice. Thrive in an environment rich with power, revenge, and conspiracy, as they hone their art, wielding weapons and instruments designed by the legendary Leonardo da Vinci himself. All solo DLC is available along the single-player campaign.
Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood. Playing as Ezio is an enduring struggle against the powerful Templar Order, all fans will journey into Italy’s most renowned city, Rome, center of power, greed, and corruption. This will require not only strength, but leadership, as they will command an entire Brotherhood who will rally to their side. All solo DLC is available along the single-player campaign.
Assassin’s Creed Revelations. In this game, Ezio must leave his life behind in search of answers. Player will walk in the footsteps of their legendary mentor, Altaïr, on a journey of discovery and revelation. This perilous path takes them to Constantinople, the heart of the Ottoman Empire, where a growing army of Templars threaten to destabilize the region. All solo DLC is available along the single-player campaign.
Extra Bonus: Two Films about Ezio. In addition to gameplay, this collection also includes two short films that dive even deeper into Ezio’s story, Assassin’s Creed Lineage® and Assassin’s Creed Embers™.
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