New Assassin’s Creed Novel Announced

by Jim Reilly on Jul 18, 2012 at 08:57 AM

An upcoming novel of Assassin's Creed III reveals the origins of Connor, the new assassin in the third game.

Assassin’s Creed: Forsaken is written by Oliver Bowden and releases on December 4 for $9.99. "Set during the American Revolution, Connor has sworn to secure liberty for his people and his nation and unleashes his powerful skills on the chaotic, blood-soaked battlefields of the hostile American wilderness," the description reads. "Assassin’s Creed: Forsaken is the story behind who Connor really is and how he has become a deadly killer.'

Ubisoft says the first four Assassin's Creed games have sold 38 million units worldwide to date.