15 years later, Assassin’s Creed 1 reveals its latest secret

Jason Filankembo

You thought you knew the first episode of Assassin’s Creed perfectly? Know that the game was still hiding a last secret, which has just been revealed.

Assassin’s Creed first of the name, the best of the saga?

The first episode of a license always has a special place in the hearts of fans. When a saga spans more than ten years and episodes, nostalgia sometimes seems stronger than the rest, more and more players then considering the inaugural opus as the pinnacle of a license .

Assassin’s Creed is a good example. Many fans feel that the first episode surpasses the last opuses that are Origins, Odyssey and Valhalla. The game so dear to their hearts has just revealed its latest secret.

Assassin’s Creed 1 had you riding a human

Thanks to Charles Randall, who worked on the artificial intelligence of the first Assassin’s Creed, we learn the last secret of the game.

The horse in Assassin’s Creed 1 was just a twisted and broken human skeleton, because our toolchain only worked with bipeds in 3DS Max. Kudos to the amazing animators and technicians who managed to make this guy look like a horse! »

Yes, developers sometimes have to trick themselves to overcome technical constraints. Remember that the fog of the first Silent Hill was not necessary. Konami has integrated it so as not to have to display the sets and objects in the distance and ask too much of the PS1.

In another tweet, Charles Randall reveals that Malik’s missing arm is actually… a model of arms folded inside the biceps. We may not be done learning strange secrets about glorious titles from the past.

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