1735-London. Haytham Kenway has been taught to use a sword from the age he was able to hold one. When his family's house is attacked - his father murdered and his sister is taken by armed men - Haytham defends his home the only way he can: he kills
With no family, he is taken in by a mysterious tutor who trains him to become a deadly killers. Consumed by his thirst for revenge, Haytham begins a quest for retribution, trusting no one and questioning everything he has ever known.
Conspiracy and betrayal surrounds him as he is drawn into the centuries - old battle between the Assassins and the Templars.
Haytham Kenway:' I AM AN EXPERT SWORDSMAN. AND I AM SKILLED IN THE BUSINESS OF DEATH. I TAKE NO PLEASURE IN MY SKILL. SIMPLY , I AM JUST GOOD AT IT.'