Ubisoft will finally release one of its most critically-acclaimed trilogies on the Nintendo Switch, with Assassin’s Creed: The Ezio Collection securing a February 17 release date for the platform. Originally released for the PS4 and Xbox One back in November 2016, this enhanced compilation of the games chronicling the life and journey of Ezio Auditore da Firenze will finally be available on a console you can play at home and on the go!
If you’re new to the franchise, here’s the overview of what The Ezio Collection contains via press release.
- 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 with the single-player campaign.
- Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood. Playing as Ezio is in 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 with the single-player campaign.
- Assassin’s Creed Revelations. In this game, Ezio must leave his life behind in search of answers. Players 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 with 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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Assassin’s Creed: The Ezio Collection arrives for Nintendo Switch this February 17.