Desmond's story in Assassin's Creed is to end this year. Nick Cowen wonders if Ubi ever knew what to do with him in the first place.
To bring you up to speed before the next game, Assassin's Creed Revelations, we've put together this handy catch-up.
Games so good they were released twice.
Ignore the delays. There's still plenty to look forward to this year.