Assassin’s Creed The Ezio Collection is getting a port to the Nintendo Switch. It will be released in just over a month, on February 17th, 2022.
This was highlighted in a new trailer that was released on Ubisoft’s Youtube channel:
Assassin’s Creed The Ezio Collection comes with three games starring Italian Renaissance assassin Ezio Auditore da Firenze, Assassin’s Creed II, Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood, and Assassin’s Creed Revelations as well as every piece of single-player DLC that came with each of them.
The collection will also come with two short films starring Ezio, Assassin’s Creed Lineage and Assassin’s Creed Embers.
Ubisoft also touts that the Switch version will have some exclusive features in the form of using the handheld mode, HD rumble, the touchscreen interface, and the optimized HUD.
The game has a physical version however not every game will be on the cartridge. Assassin’s Creed II will be on the cartridge while the other games will have to be downloaded on the Switch Eshop using a download code.
Here are some more details about each of the three games from the official PR:
“Assassin’s Creed II. In this opus, players will embody Ezio, a new Assassin carrying on the deadly lineage of his forebears through Renaissance Italy, including Florence and Venice. Thrive in an environment rich with power, revenge, and conspiracy, as they hone their art, wielding weapons and instruments designed by the legendary Leonardo da Vinci himself. All solo DLC is available along with the single-player campaign.”
“Assassin’s Creed Brotherhood. Playing as Ezio is an enduring struggle against the powerful Templar Order, all fans will journey into Italy’s most renowned city, Rome, the center of power, greed, and corruption. This will require not only strength but leadership, as they will command an entire Brotherhood who will rally to their side. All solo DLC is available along with the single-player campaign.”
“Assassin’s Creed Revelations. In this game, Ezio must leave his life behind in search of answers. The player will walk in the footsteps of their legendary mentor, Altaïr, on a journey of discovery and revelation. This perilous path takes them to Constantinople, the heart of the Ottoman Empire, where a growing army of Templars threatens to destabilize the region. All solo DLC is available along with the single-player campaign.”
“Extra Bonus: Two Films about Ezio. In addition to gameplay, this collection also includes two short films that dive even deeper into Ezio’s story, Assassin’s Creed Lineage and Assassin’s Creed Embers.”
Assassin’s Creed The Ezio Collection for Nintendo Switch will be released on February 17th, 2022.