At New York Comic Con I chatted with some executives at Titan Comics about the upcoming launch of the Assassin's Creed comic book by Anthony Del Col, Conor McCreery and Neil Edwards and the spinoffs that were coming. The compared Assassin's Creed comics to Doctor Who, a line the company also published, currently with three ongoing series with different Doctors, and spinoffs, and how their Assassin's Creed comics will reach a similar level
But it all begins here. And here's a very early look at Assassin's Creed #1 in trailer form
Assassin's Creed #1
Writers: Anthony Del Col & Conor McCreery
Artist: Neil Edwards
Ongoing – 32pp – FC – $3.99
On-sale: October 14, 2015
Charlotte de la Cruz is overeducated and underemployed, wasting her time in San Diego, spending her free time chasing down conspiracy theories.When a real-life conspiracy crashes into her life, she is pulled into the orbit of the Assassins, a mysterious organization with roots stretching back thousands of years, and users of stolen Animus technology, which allows them to experience the memories of their ancestors as if they were there!
Charlotte has a secret in her blood… the genetic memory of an ancestor who was in Salem at the time of the infamous witch trials: Tom Stoddard, an Assassin who witnessed a dark act with repercussions for the present day.
As Charlotte is trained in the Assassins' art, and as she investigates the life of her ancestor… the forces of the Templars move against her. Will Charlotte learn the skills she needs to survive, and the truth she needs to prove her worth – before the Templars silence her forever?!