Getting more info on Ubisoft and Fox's new movie venture, Assassins Creed, we see that the movie is quite the interesting beast. Frank Marshall is the Producer of Assassins Creed has worked on Indiana Jones, Back to the future, the Bourne films, and Jurassic World and chose to worked on Assassins Creed because he viewed it as having all the elements of a great movie. Frank goes on to state that he is working on staying as true to the story of the games as he can in the movie while bringing something new the Assassins Creed Universe.
The movie was shot in four different countries and has a historical aspect to it which will include time travel as is with the video games. Justin Kurzel is the director and is know for their work on the movie Macbeth. Marshall goes on to praise Justin Kurzel as a great visionary. From the sounds of the description of the movie, it is going to be a new story and will have only loose connections to the existing game franchise.
Movie release date December 21, 2016.