Assassin’s Creed

E3 2018 – Assassin’s Creed Odyssey – What You Need to Know About Living A Mercenary’s Life in Ancient Greece

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s Ancient Greek world is the biggest and most dynamic in franchise history, and we’ve explored, climbed, and stabbed our way through a small slice of it. Created by Ubisoft Quebec, the studio behind Assassin’s Creed Syndicate, Assassin’s Creed Odyssey pushes the franchise in exciting new directions – and in the demo playable … Continued

How Ubisoft is putting the spotlight on accessibility

This past March, the Assassin’s Creed Origins team earned the Barrier Breaker Award from DAGERS – a site dedicated to evaluating accessibility in games – for its subtitles, which include nametags for spoken dialogue, readable font size, and a background to ensure the text doesn’t blend in with the environment. While the team was honored to win … Continued

GDC: Looking back on 10 years of Assassin’s Creed

Assassin’s Creed Origins was the culmination of 10 years of learning, innovation, and evolution that grew the Assassin’s Creed series from a single game into a massive multimedia franchise. Origins’ creative director, Jean Guesdon (who also directed Assassin’s Creed IV: Black Flag), has been with the franchise almost since it began, joining the original Assassin’s … Continued

Assassin’s Creed Origins – Curse of the Pharaohs lets you explore a new world, fight undead royalty

Curse of the Pharaohs, the third major expansion for Assassin’s Creed Origins, takes Bayek to find a mysterious artefact in Thebes, where he immediately runs into much more than he bargained for. Instead of the mortal and deceitful Order of the Ancients, he finds undead pharaohs materializing in the streets and slaughtering civilians. The Pharaoh’s … Continued

Assassin’s Creed Origins – three takes on Discovery Tour

Last week, Discovery Tour arrived in Assassin’s Creed Origins as a free update for anyone who owns the game (or as a £15.99 standalone purchase for PC.) As we’ve mentioned before, Discovery Tour gives players the chance to explore the game’s recreation of Ancient Egypt as a living museum. Without the time pressures and combat … Continued

Assassin’s Creed Origins – get 33% off this Crazy Wednesday!

Still on the fence about Assassin’s Creed Origins? Despite the glowing reviews, the lovely awards, and great post-launch content? Perhaps, like early 2010’s singer-songwriter Jessie J, you’re all about the price tag. If so, you might be swayed by this week’s Crazy Wednesday offer at the Ubisoft Store, which – until midnight tonight – sees … Continued

Assassin’s Creed Origins – The Hidden Ones DLC now available

The first major DLC expansion for Assassin’s Creed Origins, The Hidden Ones, is available today for Season Pass owners – or separately on Xbox One, PS4 (£7.99) and PC. Four years after the events of Assassin’s Creed Origins, the Hidden Ones (the future Assassin’s Brotherhood) are stationed all across Egypt. Investigating a fracas between a … Continued

Assassin’s Creed Origins – new content detailed and dated!

Still enjoying Assassin’s Creed Origins? Lovely. Then, by ‘eck, you’ll be pleased to know your Ancient Egyptian journey need not end for a while yet. A raft of new content and three hefty expansions are set for release over the next couple of months, and we have all the details and dates for your diary … Continued

Assassin’s Creed Rogue Remastered comes to PS4 and Xbox One

In some ways, Assassin’s Creed Rogue is the series “lost game”. Released on PS3 and Xbox 360 at the very end of that console generation (around the same time as Assassin’s Creed Unity arrived on PS4 and Xbox One), the game completes the series’ North American trilogy and links the stories of Assassin’s Creed III, … Continued