CRYPTOZOIC - Assassin's Creed: Arena Board Game - Releasing This Winter
Thursday January 09, 2014
Cryptozoic Entertainment has revealed details for its board game based on the award-winning Ubisoft video game Assassinís Creed.
The new game is scheduled to release this winter, with the title Assassinís Creed: Arena.
Set in Constantinople, the game pits two to four players against each other as they try to identify targets for assassination and eliminate them. To succeed, the player not only must overcome the other players, but the targetís guards as well. The action of the game is card driven, with players collecting and using cards to accomplish their goals.
Cryptozoicís board game brand manager Adam Sblendorio was enthusiastic about working with Ubisoft: "Weíre thrilled to work with Ubisoft to bring fans of Assassinís Creed a board game that captures the spirit of the franchise while also providing a deep and enriching board gaming experience," he said.
Assassinís Creed: Arena will have a suggested retail price of $50.