watch 04:21 Wiki Targeted (Games) Do you like this video? Play Sound Roger Bacon (c. 1220 – 1292) was an English philosopher and Franciscan friar who placed considerable emphasis on the study of nature through empirical methods. He was the author of Opus Majus. In 2013, researchers assigned to Abstergo Entertainment's Sample 17 Project were told to pay special heed to any mention of the Voynich manuscript, in particular its connection to Roger Bacon. Appearances Assassin's Creed: Revelations (mentioned only) Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag (mentioned only) References ↑ Assassin's Creed: Revelations ↑ Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag Retrieved from "https://assassinscreed.fandom.com/wiki/Roger_Bacon?oldid=916893" Categories: 1220 births 1292 deaths Individuals English people Friars Scientists Authors Philosophers Scholars Occultists Mathematicians Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.