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Ubisoft held its 2022 Ahead occasion revealing, amongst different issues, the way forward for the Murderer’s Creed franchise. The corporate revealed that it’s engaged on a number of new Murderer’s Creed titles, together with a minimum of one which takes the collection to a much-requested location: Feudal Japan.
It additionally gave just a few updates on its non-game initiatives, together with the mysterious Murderer’s Creed Infinity. This will probably be an AC “hub” for followers, and would possibly ultimately be the vessel of standalone multiplayer titles, although we obtained no additional element on that.
On to the subsequent journey
The corporate already introduced the subsequent mainline recreation: Murderer’s Creed Mirage, a brand new story set in Baghdad that returns the collection to its roots. The brand new title acquired essentially the most consideration, because it’s launching in 2023 and at the moment obtainable for pre-order.
Out of all the brand new content material Ubisoft revealed, the ultimate DLC for Murderer’s Creed Valhalla is the one one apart from Mirage with a launch window. It’s launching later this 12 months, and can wrap up the ultimate threads of Eivor’s story. Not less than, it’s presumably the ultimate DLC, because it’s referred to as “The Final Chapter.”
Along with the above, Ubisoft additionally reminded everybody that it has a Netflix live-action collection in growth. It’s engaged on a cellular title for Netflix’s gaming shelf, in addition to a documentary concerning the making of the collection.
So many codenames
Ubisoft revealed its three upcoming titles at the moment in growth underneath codenames. The primary it confirmed is “Codename Jade,” a brand new Murderer’s Creed cellular recreation. In line with the builders, this will probably be a full-blown open world AC recreation, however optimized for cellular. It’s set in China, and gamers will have the ability to customise their Murderer.
Maybe essentially the most intriguing new title is “Codename Pink.” The builders didn’t point out a lot about this one — however they didn’t must. All they stated was that it takes place in Feudal Japan, and that’s sufficient. Followers have been asking for a Japanese AC for over a decade, and so they’re lastly getting their want.
The ultimate new title revealed was one thing referred to as “Codename Hexe.” All Ubisoft confirmed of it was a brief teaser trailer with the Assassins’ image product of sticks. It seems to be in a swamp. The creators implied there are a number of secrets and techniques hidden within the teaser, however I couldn’t discern them. I look ahead to the fan hypothesis.
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