The success of Assassin’s Creed: Origins was a massive upswing for the video game franchise; with the game series taking a brief break from its yearly release schedule, we saw a new lease of life introduced into the franchise. Origins takes place at the beginning of the Assassin Brotherhood’s creation, and this new comic takes place slightly after the events of the game.
The main focus of this series appears to be Aya, who is married to the game’s protagonist Bayek. The two journeyed through the game to exact revenge on those responsible for their son’s death, but ended up uncovering more than they were expecting.
Aya’s story is recounted by Cleopatra, and revolves around Aya and her Roman cohorts bringing down Caesar and ending the dictatorship of Rome. Though the issue is Aya learning about timing and