Chronicles: China takes place after the film Assassin’s Creed: Embers. It features the Chinese assassin Shao Jun in 1526. After being trained by legendary Italian assassin Ezio Auditore da Firenze, Shao Jun returns to her homeland to exact vengeance against the Templar group Eight Tigers, who wiped out the Chinese brotherhood. Shao Jun’s quest took her through Macau, Nan’an, the Forbidden City and the Great Wall, as she killed the Tigers one by one and finally assassinating the final target, Zhang Yong. Years later, Shao Jun, who became an Assassin Mentor and had rebuilt the brotherhood, plotted the assassination of Jiajing Emperor by sending him an elixir of life.
Chronicles: China was originally announced in September 2014 as part of the season pass for Assassin’s Creed Unity. It was released on April 21, 2015, in North America and April 22, 2015, in other territories, on Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Chronicles: China is the first title in the franchise to utilize Epic Games’ Unreal Engine 3.
|Minimum System Requirements||Recommended System Requirements|
|CPU||Intel Core 2 Duo E8200 @ 2.6 GHz or AMD Athlon II X2 240 @ 2.8 GHz||Intel Core i3 2105 @ 3.1 GHz or AMD Phenom II X4 955 @ 3.2 GHz|
|RAM||2 GB RAM||4 GB RAM|
|OS||Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 (32/64bit versions)||Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 (32/64bit versions)|
|Graphics Card||nVidia GeForce GTS450 or AMD Radeon HD5770 (1024MB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0)||nVidia GeForce GTX 470 or AMD Radeon HD5870 or better (1024MB VRAM with Shader Model 5.0)|
|Direct X||Version 10||Version 10|
|SOUND CARD||DirectX Compatible Sound Card with latest drivers||DirectX Compatible Sound Card with latest drivers|
|HDD Space||4 GB available space||4 GB available space|
|Game Analysis||In terms of game file size, you will need at least 4 GB of free disk space available. An Intel Core 2 Duo E8200 CPU is required at a minimum to run Assassin's Creed® Chronicles: China. Whereas, an Intel Core i3-2105 is recommended in order to run it. The cheapest graphics card you can play it on is an ATI Radeon HD 5770. But, according to the developers the recommended graphics card is an ATI Radeon HD 5870. Assassin's Creed® Chronicles: China system requirements state that you will need at least 2 GB of RAM. Additionally, the game developers recommend somewhere around 4 GB of RAM in your system. Assassin's Creed Chronicles: China will run on PC system with Windows 7 SP1 or Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 (32/64bit versions) and upwards.|