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On the Radar: Assassin's Creed Mirage - A deep dive into the series' return to ...

Games Radar 27 Sep 2023
We spent some time walking the streets of Baghdad, tumbling across rooftops, and speaking to the creative minds behind this return to roots experience ... Creating Baghdad ... We sat down with art director Jean-Luc Sala and other members of the Ubisoft Bordeaux team to talk about making 9th-century Baghdad, the circular city, from scratch.

Gamescom: New Trailer for ‘Assassin’s Creed Mirage’ Revealed

The Hollywood Reporter 24 Aug 2023
A new trailer for Assassin’s Creed Mirage debuted at Gamescom in Cologne on Wednesday, taking gamers on a tour through medieval Baghdad ... Business 'Assassin's Creed Mirage' Art Director on Re-creating Ninth-Century Baghdad for the New Game.

Oscars: Chile Selects ‘The Settlers’ for International Feature Category

The Hollywood Reporter 24 Aug 2023
Show additional share options. Show additional share options ... Related Stories. Business 'Assassin's Creed Mirage' Art Director on Re-creating Ninth-Century Baghdad for the New Game ... The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will announce the films on the 2024 Oscar shortlist on Dec. 21. The five nominees will be announced on Jan. 23.

Blaming past not an issue, it's building future: President

Urdu Point 14 Aug 2023
"Blaming the past is not an issue of Pakistan, it is building the future," he said while addressing on the occasion of a photo exhibition here at Pakistan National Council of Arts (PNCA) ... He said Muslim history was also rich in arts and architecture and at a time Baghdad was the center of artistic activities.

Inside London’s largest ever exhibition of Arab art 

Arab News 21 Jul 2023
This summer, London-based auction house Christie’s is showcasing what is billed as the largest display of Arab art to date in the British capital ... “We’re trying to establish a bridge that brings all these collections to London, making them available to a general public that is not familiar with Arab art,” he added.

German police search for a lion suspected of being on the loose in Berlin's suburbs

Springfield News-Sun 20 Jul 2023
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities warned people in Berlin's southern suburbs on Thursday to watch out for a potentially dangerous animal, suspected to be a lioness, that was on the loose ... ___ ... Credit. AP. Credit. AP ... 1 ... 2 ... 3. Protesters storm Swedish Embassy in Baghdad ahead of planned Quran. 4. Fans of martial arts legend Bruce Lee fondly remember his life. 5.

Assassin’s Creed Mirage Reveals New “History of Baghdad” Feature

GamingBolt 06 Jul 2023
Ubisoft has revealed the new History of Baghdad feature for Assassin’s Creed Mirage, which will allow players to dive into “expertly curated information on the history, art, and culture of Baghdad and the Abbasid Caliphate circa the ninth century.”.

We are made by history! Assassin's Creed Mirage unveils 'History of Baghdad' feature, Blending history ...

Hindustan Times 06 Jul 2023
History of Baghdad ... Ubisoft) About the ‘History of Baghdad’ ... Economy, Belief & Daily Life, Government, Art & Science, and Court Life ... Plus, the French studio collaborated with Middle East history experts and international museums for their exhibits on Islamic art, aiming to bring the city of Baghdad to life in the virtual world.

Assassin's Creed Mirage will teach you the history of Baghdad with this new feature

TechRadar 06 Jul 2023
... feature called 'History of Baghdad' ... This feature has been rigorously researched and brought together through collaboration with historians and specialists, and will cover areas of life in 9th-century Baghdad from beliefs and religion to art and science, to government.

Assassin's Creed Mirage Documents the History of Baghdad

Push Square 06 Jul 2023
Learn the History of Baghdad ... The option "will deliver expertly curated information on the history, art, and culture of Baghdad and the Abbasid Caliphate circa the ninth century, accompanied by images provided by museum partners".

Abbasid architecture to the fore in new Assassin’s Creed Mirage video game

The National 05 Jul 2023
Dr Glaire Anderson, an award-winning author and expert in Islamic architecture, art and history of the caliphal period (650-1250), worked with Ubisoft on Assassin’s Creed Mirage, using her knowledge to help the developer build the immersive digital world of ninth-century Baghdad.

Iraqi artists struggle with issue of artistic 'imitation'

Anadolu Agency 05 Jul 2023
The Modern Arts Museum, located in the center of the capital Baghdad, houses the works of leading Iraqi painters and sculptors. Among the artists whose works are on display at the museum is Jawad Selim, widely regarded as the father of modern art in Iraq ... Art pirates aim to make significant profits by presenting their counterfeit artworks as genuine.

Iraq’s prized modern art plagued by forgery, trafficking

Arab News 30 Jun 2023
Paintings by Said, who established the influential Baghdad Modern Art Group alongside painter and sculptor Jewad Salim, can fetch up to $100,000 at auction ... One of the largest collections lost was at the National Museum of Modern Art in Baghdad, which housed some of the country’s most treasured artworks from the 21st century.

Iraqi film director Luay Fadhil found dead at Baghdad morgue

The New Arab 20 Jun 2023
Luay Fadhil, an Iraqi film director, was found dead at a Baghdad morgue on Monday after he went missing for a week ... Another friend of the director told the website that Fadhil was last seen on 13 June as he left the College of Fine Arts in Waziriyah, a neighbourhood located east of the Iraqi capital city of Baghdad.

Wax statues of art and sports figures exhibited in Baghdad

Xinhua 14 Jun 2023
For the first time in Iraq, wax statues of Iraqi and foreign art and sports figures were exhibited at the Wax Museum in Baghdad ... For the first time in Iraq, wax statues of Iraqi and foreign art and sports figures were exhibited at the Wax Museum in Baghdad ... Wax Museum in Baghdad.

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