Ubisoft has released a trailer introducing players to Arno Dorian, the new main character in Assassin's Creed Unity.

The trailer reveals Arno joins the Assassin's Order during the French Revolution under circumstances related to his painful past and also details his weaponry. Arno equips himself with the phantom blade, a gadget that throws the series' staple hidden blade like a projectile, a French cutlass, and a multi-barrel shotgun, effective at long, close, and mid range, respectively.

Assassin's Creed Unity launches on Xbox One, PS4, and PC October 28. For more, check out our story of the ten things you should know about Unity and our screenshot gallery.