GR-UK writes: "So far, Assassin's Creed Syndicate seems like an exciting entry to the series. The question remains whether the studio manages to steer clear of the issues that plagued Unity, and if they are able to innovate as much as they want to."
It also confirms no multiplayer.
"There will be no multiplayer, nor a companion app that will shift the focus away from the single player experience. In other words, we are doing our best to make the game itself the best it can possibly be."