Given the close working relationship between the Prince of Persia
team and Jade Raymond's Assassin's Creed
group at Ubisoft Montreal, our first thought upon hearing this news was that Ubisoft included a Jade Raymond
skin for Elika in the latest PoP.
It actually turns out to be – as Destructoid
has discovered – a freebie that "tranforms" the Prince's sidekick into Jade, the lead character from the underrated platformer Beyond Good & Evil.
The Jade skin is obtained simply by finishing the game, which goes on sale today. Creating an account
on Ubisoft's site and registering your copy also provides an unlock for the Prince's previously revealed
Altaïr (Assassin's Creed
) costume. Considering that we've seen neither hide nor
swine of Ubi's BG&E
sequel since it was announced earlier this year
, we'll consider this a consolation gift for the delay. (And, hopefully, proof that Ubisoft hasn't forgotten about the game.)