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As France rebuilds Notre-Dame Cathedral, the French studio behind ‘Assassin’s Creed’ is offering up its ‘over 5,000 hours’ of research on the 800-year-old monument

A fire ravaged Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on Monday and destroyed its iconic spire, which was built in the 19th century. An unlikely source has emerged as a potentially helpful reference in the rebuilding efforts: the video game “Assassin’s Creed Unity,” which contains an elaborate re-creation of Notre-Dame during the […]
As France rebuilds Notre-Dame Cathedral, the French studio behind ‘Assassin’s Creed’ is offering up its ‘over 5,000 hours’ of research on the 800-year-old monument
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The French publisher behind the ‘Assassin’s Creed’ series is donating half a million Euros and its detailed research to help rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral

The world famous Notre-Dame Cathedral caught fire on Monday. The French game publisher Ubisoft created a stunningly detailed version of Notre-Dame Cathedral in the 2014 game, “Assassin’s Creed Unity.” On Wednesday, Ubisoft pledged a 500,000 Euro donation to the rebuilding efforts. Moreover, the company said it’s “more than happy to […]
The French publisher behind the ‘Assassin’s Creed’ series is donating half a million Euros and its detailed research to help rebuild Notre-Dame Cathedral
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The stunningly detailed re-creation of Notre-Dame Cathedral in an ‘Assassin’s Creed’ game could help with the rebuilding efforts. Here’s what it looks like up close.

A fire ravaged the iconic Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris on Monday. French President Emmanuel Macron has vowed to rebuild the 800-year-old landmark. French game publisher Ubisoft, the company behind “Assassin’s Creed Unity,” could be an unlikely source of help: The game contains a lavishly detailed, historically accurate depiction of Notre-Dame […]
The stunningly detailed re-creation of Notre-Dame Cathedral in an ‘Assassin’s Creed’ game could help with the rebuilding efforts. Here’s what it looks like up close.