Ubisoft have but to plan a correct ending for the Murderer’s Creed franchise, regardless of statements made final 12 months suggesting the corporate already is aware of how its journey sequence will finish, Murderer’s Creed four: Black Flag lead author Darby McDevitt instructed Edge On-line.
Final 12 months, Black Flag sport director of Ashraf Ismail said an overarching narrative has already been plotted out for the franchise, with particular putting for every installment. He additionally said the event group has “an concept of the place the tip is.” McDevitt mentioned this is not fairly the case; whereas the present storyline that includes the road of Edward Kenway has an ending, the general sequence doesn’t.
“There’s been a little bit of confusion in that [Ismail] as soon as mentioned that Murderer’s Creed has an ending — that is not precisely true,” he mentioned. “This storyline has an ending, however as a result of all of historical past is open to us we see the universe as a Physician Who sort factor. There are such a lot of potentialities we do not wish to definitively finish the universe, however we will have storylines which have endings.
“The top of the Desmond trilogy modified barely nevertheless it was all the time supposed to finish that means,” he added. “After which about two years in the past we deliberate for an additional story… [But] we have moved on from particularly defining when a narrative will finish.”
McDevitt defined that Black Flag was a option to information the sequence away from Desmond and into a brand new storyline whereas nonetheless permitting followers closure of his departure. As for the place the following sport will take gamers, McDevitt hinted that there are small hints scattered all through the title as a “reward for completionists.”