Does anyone know where they got the symbol from? I have a friend who thinks it looks similar to the free masons symbol, which I find quite strange because some people think there is a link between Knights Templar and the free masons.
#2astral_ratPosted 9/16/2011 11:28:49 AM
It's a little like the Freemason symbol, which is a square and compass. I'm hoping the encyclopedia explains what it's supposed to be. I'm not entirely sure if the Freemasons go hand in hand with Templars- I know that's how they're often portrayed in movies, but I also know that theocrats have been at odds with them in the past. The Roman Catholic Church hasn't been a big fan of theirs, especially.
#3Casanova_LamentPosted 9/16/2011 11:36:19 AM
It's their hood. --- Take your hand off your face and uncross your legs http://i.imgur.com/rTST6.gif
#4astral_ratPosted 9/16/2011 11:54:24 AM
It sort of looks like fancy calipers, but yeah, maybe it's their hood. I guess the most obvious answer is the easiest to overlook (>_<)
#5nubs222Posted 9/16/2011 12:41:19 PM
Maybe it's just a design that doesn't mean anything. Like Abstergo's. --- MGO: The_Despair
#6astral_ratPosted 9/16/2011 2:14:32 PM
Maybe... I'd think it should mean something. Groups don't usually have arbitrary nonsense symbols representing them, unless they're nonsense groups. Even then, I guess their symbol would represent nonsense, so it's accomplishing its mission...
#7AlabamaLovePosted 9/16/2011 3:21:40 PM
How is it nonsense It's a stylized A o.o A stands for Assassins
it's simple --- http://www.gifsoup.com/view6/2203860/smang-o.gif http://img64.imageshack.us/img64/7687/dylano.gif Now I got her talking like this--in her falsetto.
#8bobbyrkPosted 9/16/2011 3:28:19 PM
I remember a couple years back, may have been on the AC2 boards, some guy thought the Assassin symbol looked like a certain part of the female anatomy. --- Yoda of Borg are we: Futile is resistance. Assimilate you, we will.
#9nubs222Posted 9/16/2011 4:10:01 PM
I think it looks like calipers, or a compass. --- MGO: The_Despair
#10LunarRoarPosted 9/16/2011 6:35:42 PM
AlabamaLove posted... How is it nonsense It's a stylized A o.o A stands for Assassins
Yeah I always thought it was this myself, the simplest answer is always the best imo. --- http://backloggery.com/main.php?user=lunarroar