It is named after the Macedonian king Alexander the Great, who founded the city around 331 BCE.A Hellenistic city, it served as capital of Egypt throughout the Ptolemaic dynasty.Real people, real events that are much smaller than the grand stage – the Cleopatra/Caesar stuff – and we asked ourselves ‘how can we provide these experiences, these stories to players? For example, there was a scribe in the north of Egypt who was obsessed with beer.
We’re staying far away from what we call ‘floating collectibles’. When we did all this research on Egypt we found all these really kooky, unique people.
For the 2016 film adaptation, see Assassin's Creed (film).
Assassin's Creed is a franchise centered on an action-adventure video game series developed by Ubisoft.
In 48 BCE the proto-assassin Bayek of Siwa killed a member of the Order of the Ancients in the bathhouse of Alexandria.
In 30 BCE, the Egyptian queen Cleopatra was killed in Alexandria by the Assassin Amunet with an asp.