Assassin’s Creed is just a little bit over a month and a half away from release and marketing for the video game adapted film is officially in full swing with this new behind the scenes featurette. In the clip, Michael Fassbender – who plays the film’s lead – discusses what makes the world of the Assasins so intriguing. There’s also a brief clip of The Piece of Eden, which plays a massive role in the entire Assassin’s Creed video game universe. Check it out below.
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Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar, in 15th-century Spain. Callum discovers he is a descendant from a mysterious secret society, the Assassins, and amasses incredible knowledge and skills to take on the oppressive and powerful Templar organization in the present day.
Assassin’s Creed makes its way to theaters on December 21st, 2016.