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‘Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’ Confirmed to Take Place in Ancient Greece

02 June, 2018, 04:10 | Author: Arnold Gilbert
  • Assassin’s Creed Odyssey leaks: is this the sequel to Origins?

KitGuru Says: I really enjoyed Assassin's Creed Origins, so I already have high hopes for Odyssey. If you recall, there wasn't an Assassin's Creed game released in 2016. We can also look forward to learning about the big fall update Bungie has planned for Destiny 2 and finding out what game Remedy has been working on since shipping Quantum Break in 2016.

Another year, another Assassin's Creed game leak. Assassin's Creed Odyssey will take players to the handsome cities and iconic history of Ancient Greece as they seek to overthrow Templars, jump into bales of hay and generally indulge in everything else you'd expect from an assassin. The report didn't give us a name, but it talked about a Greek setting.

A famous videogame publisher has offered the first glimpse of an upcoming installment of the Assassin's Creed franchise, which is apparently going to be set in Ancient Greece. Not only that, but you'll have a choice of a male or female protagonist. Meet Assassin's Creed Odyssey.

The game unfortunately won't feature Bayek or Aya as playable characters, and will instead introduce two new heroes.

"[Assassin's Creed Odyssey] is indeed set in Greece, and it'll be even more of a drastic departure for the series than Origins".

The game is slated to release sometime during Ubisoft's 2019 fiscal year.

The timing of the peak of the Spartan era, which peaked around the 6th to 4th Century BCE, doesn't exactly fit with rumors that the game will be a sequel to the ancient Egyptian "Assassin's Creed Origins", which occurred during the 1st Century BCE.

It's the follow-up to Assassin's Creed Origins, which in itself was a soft reboot for the series after fans had grown exhausted of annual releases and repetitive mechanics.

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