In 1868, at the tail end of the Industrial Revolution, with the Assassin Brotherhood all but eradicated, twins Jacob and Evie Frye leave Crawley for London and arrive to find a city controlled by the Templars, with both the Church and the Monarchy losing their power.
Assassin’s Creed Syndicate marks the first time in the series where the player can freely switch between two different protagonists.It was also be the first main entry in the series to feature a playable female protagonist.