Assassin’s Creed: Enter the Animus

Assassin's Creed: Enter the Animus (Credit: mspoweruser.com)
Assassin’s Creed: Enter the Animus (Credit: mspoweruser.com)

Have you seen Assassin’s Creed yet? If not, why not, and if you haven’t it is released on Blu-Ray and DVD on May 15th, so you’ll be able to rectify your mistake!

Michael Fassbender and Marion Cotillard star in this action-adventure film based on the critically acclaimed video game franchise. Through a technology that unlocks his memories, Callum (Fassbender) discovers he is a descendant of an ancient line of Assassins. Transformed by the past, Callum begins to gain the knowledge and physical skills needed to topple the Templar’s quest for world domination in the present day. Assassin’s Creed is a “beautiful cinematic experience that transcends its video game origins in every way.”

The film is a fantastic blend of a historical twist and futuristic explanation and will surely appeal to any sci fi fan and gamer alike. Below is a image explaining the basic premise behind how the “Animus” (the way they access the memories of the past) works.

Deconstructing the Animus
Deconstructing the Animus

Make sure you check out the film when it is released! It’s unique and fascinating story makes it very easy to see why the video game series has been such a success.

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