This video takes the example of Assassin’s Creed to explain the history of 9th Century Baghdad.

Language: English

Subject: Culture & History – Video games

Original caption: Assassin’s Creed Mirage takes place in 9th Century Baghdad. Do YOU know what was going on then? The Abbasid Caliphate took over the region and created Baghdad as their new capital city. This time would be known as the Islamic Golden Age. The Baghdad House of Wisdom was the intellectual capital of the world. The greatest intellectual achievements of the greatest civilizations of the world were kept here in Baghdad. Mr. Terry explains the context of the setting of the new game, Assassin’s Creed: Mirage!

Author: Mr. Terry History (YouTube)

Publication date: 12-09-2022

Video length: 04:08