Gamers like getting value for money out of their games. This can come in the form of the time it takes to complete a game, how replayable it is, and so on. However, just because a game takes 100 hours to complete doesn’t make it better. There are plenty of simple and short games out there that are much more compelling.
Ubisoft’s approach to the Assassin’s Creed franchise has been to release a new title every year. However, in the recent years, the company has opted to change that up and the last time we saw a major title was back in 2018 with Assassin’s Creed Odyssey. For fans of the franchise who have been looking forward to a new title, you’re in luck.
For the longest time ever, Ubisoft never failed to release a new Assassin’s Creed title every year, but last year it was revealed that the company would not be returning to an annual release schedule and that 2019 would not be getting a brand new Assassin’s Creed title. While that still holds true, recent leaks have clued us in to what we might be able to expect in 2020.
As many have heard by now, efforts to rebuild the Notre Dame Cathedral that recently caught on fire is underway, although we imagine that it will probably cost a lot of money to do so. Thankfully, several big tech companies and businesses have come forward to pledge their financial support to the rebuilding, and Ubisoft is one of them.
Late last month a listing on a gaming retailer’s website revealed that Ubisoft could be looking to bring the Assassin’s Creed 3 collection to the Nintendo Switch. It turns out the rumors were right because Ubisoft has since officially announced Assassin’s Creed 3 Remastered which will be launching on the console come May 21.
The Nintendo Switch is home to many games, many of which are highly rated and have been very well-received. However we imagine that gamers probably wish that the Switch had more games so that they won’t to switch between devices/consoles to play different games, such as Assassin’s Creed, for example.
New free missions for Assassin’s Creed Odyssey were released this month in addition to a new paid DLC and other features that the community had long been asking for. Among those features is the ability to adjust the game’s level scaling. It’s the first time that this feature is now being offered to Assassin’s Creed Odyssey players.
Google confirmed that it’s working on a game streaming service a couple of months ago. It disclosed the technical test it was conducting on Project Stream to see just how well game streaming into the Chrome browser works. It’s expanding the test now and is offering a free copy of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey to those who sign up for the trial.
Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed franchise can be played on pretty much almost every device out there. There is the PC version of the game, the console version of the game where the franchise has been released on Xbox and PlayStation consoles, the mobile version of the game, and more recently Google has tested allowing the game to stream via its Chrome browser.
There will be two storyline expansions for Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, the first of which is going to be released next week. It has been confirmed that the title’s first DLC episode called Legacy of the First Blade is going to be released on December 4th. The DLC episode is going to be released for this title on PS4, Xbox One, and PC.
If you’ve enjoyed Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed franchise and would not mind playing it on your phones, then you’ll be pleased to learn that Assassin’s Creed Rebellion is now available for download on both iOS and Android devices. The game was initially pegged for a release on the 21st of November, but it seems to have gone live a day earlier than expected.
Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey is headed to the Nintendo Switch but not in a conventional manner. It has been confirmed that Ubisoft’s title will be available on the Nintendo Switch but only as a cloud game. This means that players would have to stream the title and consequently, would be required to have an internet connection at all times.
The PC system requirements for the upcoming Assassin’s Creed title have now been confirmed. The minimum and recommended PC specifications for Assassin’s Creed Odyssey have been revealed by Ubisoft. The PC version of the upcoming title is actually being developed by a dedicated team at Ubisoft Kiev.
Ubisoft departed from the fixed yearly release cycle for Assassin’s Creed in February 2016. It took a year off between Syndicate and Origins. Many fans were in favor of this decision as they felt that the yearly cycle was hurting sales due to poor reception. Ubisoft recently said that it won’t return to the yearly cycle and with Assassin’s Creed Odyssey due to release in a couple of months, Ubisoft […]