For any serious gamer, the Assassin's Creed games are a must have, and it all started here with this game. If you are looking for a challenging, fun game that will completely engross you from beginning to end then this is the game for you. A game that ticks all the boxes with an immersive storyline that will leave you gasping for more, challenges that will have to trying again and again, and characters that you will love and remember.
A twenty-something bartender is kidnapped by Aberstergo, a mega corporation who have created a machine which is able to penetrate genetic memories within an individual that will allow them to relive the memories of their long dead ancestors. Imprisoned and with little choice but to cooperate, Desmond Miles is forced to participate in the Animus program to uncover the memories of his ancestor Altair, an Assassin who lived during the Third Crusade, an Assassin who will lead Abstergo to uncovering the whereabouts of an ancient artifact that holds great power.
As Desmond lives his ancestors memories, you will be in control of Altair, a young Assassin who recklessly breaks the tenets of his creed and is stripped of his rank, leading him to have to work his way up back from novice while trying to eliminate the evil Templars to prevent them from using a 'piece of Eden' to shape the world how they see fit.
Stealthily scaling buildings, assassinating enemies and changing the course of history, you will become the ultimate Assassin, the one who will become a Legend.
A fantastic game that will have you glued to your console. With references to real historical figures and events, a compelling storyline and fascinating characters, it is unputdownable. The only real drawback about this particular game is it offers no trophies to gain through challenges, but for the price, this is well worth the money and you will definitely want to play it again.