Monthly Archives: July 2012

Early Ottoman Constantinople: Assassin’s Creed’s Hippodrome

I’ve played a bit more since the last post and now I’ve travelled around most of Assassin’s Creed Revelations‘ Constantinople, although much of it superficially. When I finished the last post I was headed towards the Hippodrome, and not long … Continue reading

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Early Ottoman Constantinople: Preliminary Thoughts on the ‘Assassin’s Creed Revelations’ Rendition

After Assassin’s Creed II I had no interest in ever picking up another Assassin’s Creed game ever again. Florence and Venice were beautiful, but the gameplay was tiresome and repetitive, and the sci-fi plot is a major irritant to what … Continue reading

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