Assassin’s Creed Origins acknowledges and abandons the series’ mistakes

Altaïr Ibn-La’Ahad, the hero of the first Assassin’s Creed, was missing a finger. It was a traditional hallmark of the members of his order, but it only took until the very next installment in the series for someone to realize that this was a purposeless and highly conspicuous mutilation, making it a massive handicap…