Assassin's Creed Rogue has been announced and is schedule to be released on Xbox 360 and PS3 worldwide on November 11.
The title is developed by Ubisoft Sofia, in collaboration with Ubisoft's Singapore, Montreal, Quebec, Chengdu, Milan and Bucharest studios.
The game is set in the middle of the 18th century during the Seven Years War. According to Ubisoft, "Assassin's Creed Rogue gives players new locations across North America to explore, including the frozen North Atlantic, the Appalachian River Valley and New York.
"In Assassin's Creed Rogue, players experience the Assassin's Creed universe through the eyes of a Templar. As Shay Patrick Cormac, players suffer the brotherhood's betrayal and transform into an Assassin hunter."
"The acclaimed naval components from previous Assassin's Creed games have been enhanced in Assassin's Creed Rogue. The game also gives players new weapons to use on both land and sea in pursuit of taking down the Assassins, including a new ship called the Morrigan."
"We know that there are many Assassin's Creed fans with Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles who want to get their hands on a new Assassin's Creed game this year.
"Assassin's Creed Rogue completes the North American saga started with Assassin's Creed III and Assassin's Creed IV Black Flag and gives previous generation console owners an exclusive opportunity to experience fan-requested features, such as playing as a Templar."
A new trailer (now deleted) and release date for announced game, Assassin's Creed Rogue has emerged online.
The imaged taken from a leaked trailer shows that the game would let you play as a Templar, he is seen offing a hooded Assassin.
The title is expected to be released on November 11 in North America on PS3 and Xbox 360, according to the leaked images.
The leak image also shows that the title will initially include the Ultimate Hunter Pack, and a bonus mission called The Siege of Fort de Sable.
The rumors suggests that Rogue is set following the events of Assassin's Creed 4, with familiar faces such as AC4 shipmate Adewale and AC3 Templar daddy Haytham Kenway able to make appearances.
Ubisoft is planning to release a new Assassin's Creed game for Xbox 360 and PS3 this year.
"Ubisoft doesn't comment on rumours and speculations," a spokesperson for the Ubisoft told Eurogamer. We expect to hear more at Gamescom next week.
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