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Assassin’s Creed Valhalla post-launch content revealed: seasons, story DLC, new skills and more thumbnail VG247

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla post-launch content revealed: seasons, story DLC, new skills and more

Ubisoft is planning a lot of post-launch content for Assassin’s Creed Valhalla.Assassin’s Creed Valhalla has a stacked schedule of content players will get to play in the weeks and months following launch. Ubisoft today offered a high-level view of what you can expect this year and next.For starters, Valhalla has a season pass that offers two expansions, and one exclusive quest. The first expansion, titled Wrath of the Druids, is due for release in spring 2021. This add-on is set in Ireland, centred around a druidic cult and featuring Gaelic myths.The Siege of Paris is the second and final expansion,…

Take a deep dive into Assassin’s Creed Valhalla with this trailer thumbnail VG247

Take a deep dive into Assassin’s Creed Valhalla with this trailer

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 14 October 2020 20:07 GMT Learn everything you need to know about Assassin’s Creed Valhalla in this deep dive trailer.In the Assassin’s Creed Valhalla video, it shows how to grow your settlement, customize your Viking, and journey to new lands as you “expand your clan’s influence” throughout England.The game finds you in the shoes of Eivor torn, between duty and a personal quest for glory.Eivor’s clan is looking for more in the land of England, as they are driven from Norway by war and dwindling resources. Here, you will come across the Hidden Ones, Saxon kings, and…

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla trailer takes a look at the story thumbnail VG247

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla trailer takes a look at the story

By Stephany Nunneley, Tuesday, 29 September 2020 17:41 GMT A new Assassin’s Creed Valhalla trailer has been released, giving you more insight into the story.In the Assassin’s Creed Valhalla trailer, you will see Eivor torn between his duty to his brother and his personal quest for glory. There’s also a bit of fighting with the Saxons thrown in for good measure.Eivor’s clan is looking for more in the land of England, as they are driven from Norway by war and dwindling resources. Here, you will come across the Hidden Ones, Saxon kings, and the sons of Ragnar Lothbrok.You will also…

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla release date moved to November 10 for Xbox Series X launch thumbnail VG247

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla release date moved to November 10 for Xbox Series X launch

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 9 September 2020 14:31 GMT Ubisoft has moved the release date of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla to coincide with the launch of Xbox Series X.Previously set for release on November 17, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla will now release on November 10.This is the same day Xbox Series S and Xbox Series X will launch.On the same day, the game will also be made available for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, through the Epic Games Store and on Ubisoft Store for PC, Stadia, and Uplay+.It will be made available on PS5 when the console launches.With the Xbox Series X, you…

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Gold Edition is now just $20 on Xbox One thumbnail VG247

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Gold Edition is now just $20 on Xbox One

By James Pickard, Tuesday, 18 August 2020 15:24 GMT The Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Gold Edition – including a copy of the game and its season pass – is now just $20 on Xbox One.The digital code is up for grabs right now at Amazon US. You won’t have to wait for delivery, just rely on your internet connection to download the 50GB game. Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Gold Edition on Xbox One for $20 at Amazon US With both the full game and season pass included with the Gold Edition, that makes for a ridiculous amount of content for your money….

“You will soon like Layla as well,” says Assassin’s Creed Valhalla narrative director thumbnail VG247

“You will soon like Layla as well,” says Assassin’s Creed Valhalla narrative director

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla narrative director Darby McDevitt recently stated that fans of the series will soon be given reason to like Layla again. For those unacquainted with the overarching story of the Assassin’s Creed series, Layla Hassan is a member of the Assassin’s Brotherhood. She investigates Kassandra’s memories in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, and later receives the Staff of Hermes from her after exploring the Lost City of Atlantis.By the end of Odyssey, Layla becomes the “Heir of Memories,” having used the Staff of Hermes to make contact with Aletheia.Anyway, according to McDevitt, “[Fans] will soon like Layla as well.” Check…

Some devs wanted Assassin’s Creed Valhalla to only have a female Eivor thumbnail VG247

Some devs wanted Assassin’s Creed Valhalla to only have a female Eivor

Recently revealed messages appear to indicate that at least some of the Ubisoft team working on Assassin’s Creed Valhalla only wanted a female Eivor. The news comes from Twitter, where an illustrator who has previously collaborated with Ubisoft on the official Assassin’s Creed Symphony tour shared information provided to them by one of the people who reported misconduct allegations against former Assassin’s Creed Valhalla creative director Ashraf Ismail.Check out the tweet below. I was approached by one of Ash’s victims who showed me bits of conversations and confirmed something that isn’t quite out, but that won’t surprise anyone.Just like for…