New 'Assassin’s Creed' series coming to Netflix


A brand-new, live-action Assassin’s Creed series is coming to Netflix.


The deal between Ubisoft and the streaming giant includes multiple different series, the first of which will be a genre-bending live-action epic, while the others will be animated and anime adaptations.


The live action series is currently searching for a showrunner, however Ubisoft Film & Television’s Jason Altman and Danielle Kreinik have been confirmed as the series executive producers.


“For more than 10 years, millions of fans around the world have helped shape the Assassin’s Creed brand into an iconic franchise,” said Jason Altman, Head of Ubisoft Film & Television - Los Angeles.


“We’re thrilled to create an Assassin’s Creed series with Netflix, and we look forward to developing the next saga in the Assassin’s Creed universe.”


Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, the latest game in the long-running franchise, is out on November 10.

© 2020 by Scott Murphy.