Edward Kenway, ex-privateer and scourge of the seven seas, will be a very different kind of Assassin's Creed protagonist. He's ruthless, charming, utterly selfish and cruel; all skills you need when building a fearsome reputation among the pirate community. Not to mention his own crew.
Oh, and as Haytham's dad, you'd better believe that he's British. We approve.
We'll have a massive Assassin's Creed IV blowout going live soon, but for now, here's a pre-rendered trailer showing off his dual-wielding fighting style.