It's time for another round of Pick One! Today, to mark the release of the highly-anticipated Assassin's Creed Valhalla for Xbox Series X, we're looking back at the franchise's rich history on Xbox.
There have been over 15 separate Assassin's Creed games released on the platform since the arrival of the first game for Xbox 360 back in 2007, which just this past week celebrated its 13th anniversary.
But which is your favourite? Remember, you can only pick one!
Let's take a look at what we're working with:
Assassin's Creed (2007)
1191 AD. The Third Crusade is tearing the Holy Land apart. You are Altair, a Master Assassin sent to kill corrupted leaders profiting from the war. As you carry out your missions, you find yourself tangled up in a conflict that threatens not only the Holy Land, but the entire world.
Assassin's Creed II (2009)
Betrayed by the ruling families of Italy, a young man embarks upon an epic quest for vengeance.To eradicate corruption and restore his family's honor, he will study the secrets of an ancient Codex, written by Altaïr.
Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood (2010)
Be a legend: Live and breathe as Ezio, a legendary master assassin, in his enduring struggle against the powerful Templar order. Journey into Italy's greatest city, Rome, center of power, greed and corruption to strike at the heart of the enemy.
Assassin's Creed: Revelations (2011)
In Assassin’s Creed Revelations, master assassin Ezio Auditore walks in the footsteps of the legendary mentor Altair, on a journey of discovery and revelation. It is a perilous path – one that will take Ezio to Constantinople, the heart of the Ottoman Empire, where a growing army of Templars threatens to destabilize the region.
Assassin's Creed III (2012)
The American Colonies, 1775. It’s a time of civil unrest and political upheaval in the Americas. As a Native American Assassin fights to protect his land and his people he will ignite the flames of a young nation’s revolution.
Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (2013)
It is 1715. Pirates rule the Caribbean and have established a lawless Republic. Among these outlaws is a fearsome young captain named Edward Kenway. His exploits earn the respect of legends like Blackbeard, but draw him into an ancient war that may destroy everything the pirates have built.
Assassin's Creed Liberation HD (2014)
The year is 1765. As the events leading up to the American Revolution heat up in the north, Spanish forces plan to take control of Louisiana in the south – but they have yet to reckon with Aveline, an Assassin with a French and African mixed heritage, who finds herself on an unforgettable journey...
Assassin's Creed Rogue (2014)
18th century. North America. Shay Patrick Cormac is a fearless young member of the Assassin Brotherhood. After a mission gone tragically wrong, Shay turns his back on the Assassins who, in response, attempt to kill him.
Assassin's Creed Unity (2014)
Assassin’s Creed Unity tells the story of Arno, a young man who embarks upon an extraordinary journey to expose the true powers behind the French Revolution.
Assassin's Creed Syndicate (2015)
London, 1868. In the heart of the Industrial Revolution, play as Jacob Frye - a brash and charismatic Assassin. Lead your underworld organization and grow your influence to fight those who exploit the less privileged in the name of progress.
Assassin's Creed Chronicles (2015 - 2016)
Expand your Assassin’s Creed experience and discover the forgotten stories of three remarkable Assassins in brand-new settings with fresh 2.5D stealth gameplay.
Assassin's Creed Origins (2017)
Ancient Egypt, a land of majesty and intrigue, is disappearing in a ruthless fight for power. Unveil dark secrets and forgotten myths as you go back to the one founding moment: The Origins of the Assassin’s Brotherhood.
Assassin's Creed Odyssey (2018)
From outcast to living legend, embark on an odyssey to uncover the secrets of your past and change the fate of Ancient Greece. From lush vibrant forests to volcanic islands and bustling cities, start a journey of exploration and encounters in a war torn world shaped by gods and men.
Assassin's Creed Valhalla (2020)
Become Eivor, a legendary Viking warrior raised on tales of battle and glory. Explore a dynamic and beautiful open world set against the brutal backdrop of England’s Dark Ages. Raid your enemies, grow your clan's settlement, and build your political power in the quest to earn a place among the gods in Valhalla.
Let us know which of these Assassin's Creed games is your favourite below.