Assassin’s Creed Odyssey Revealed with Many Special Editions and Release Date

Ubisoft finally unveiled Assassin's Creed Odyssey, from the humble beginnings of a game leaked by a keychain to Spartan hero.

on June 11, 2018 5:10 PM

Ubisoft is hosting its official press conference from E3 2018 in Los Angeles, and they finally revealed Assassin’s Creed Odyssey.

Alongside the reveal, we got the first info. This time around the player will play Spartan outcast rejected by his own people as he climbs the ladder from a ragtag mercenary to a legendary hero for his country.

“Write your epic odyssey to become a legendary Spartan hero. Forge your path in a world on the brink of tearing itself apart. Influence how history unfolds in an ever-changing world shaped by your choices. Includes game, gear, naval pack, and boosts.”

Below you can read a few official bullet points:

  • LEGENDARY SPARTAN HERO – Embark on your journey from outcast to legendary Spartan hero.
  • ANCIENT GREECE AWAITS – Explore an entire country full of unexpected encounters in untamed environments and bustling ancient cities.
  • CHOOSE YOUR PATH – Your choices shape the world around you. Play in a living world that constantly reacts to your every decision.
  • FIGHT EPIC BATTLES – Charge into epic clashes between Sparta and Athens in battles pitting 150v150 soldiers against each other.
  • SAIL THE AEGEAN SEA – Recruit crewmembers and customize your ship as you explore and battle your way on the open seas.

We also get the announcement of the Spartan Edition, which includes quite a lot of goodies for $159.99. It includes the following.

  • Early access starting on October 2.
  • Assassin’s Creed® Odyssey Gold Edition and additional digital content including: the Deluxe Edition Pack, the Season Pass, which will give players access to all upcoming major expansions, as well as the additional mission The Blind King.
  • By Ubicollectibles : The Spartan Leap statue (height 15.55 in)
  • The Assassin’s Creed® Odyssey Steelbook™.
  • A 64-page art book featuring the original designs and concept art from the Ubisoft Quebec artists.
  • An exclusive lithograph by Hugo Puzzuoli from Ubisoft Quebec.
  • A printed version of the game’s hand-drawn world map.
  • The selected game soundtrack.

The Pantheon Collector’s Edition will cost $219.99, and includes the following:

  • Early access starting on October 2.
  • Assassin’s Creed® Odyssey Gold Edition and additional digital content including: the Deluxe Edition Pack, the Season Pass, which will give players access to all upcoming major expansions, as well as the additional mission The Blind King.
  • By Ubicollectibles : Two statues forming The Nemesis Diorama (height 39.5cm, width 65cm).
  • The Assassin’s Creed® Odyssey Steelbook™.
  • A 64-page art book featuring the original designs and concept art from the Ubisoft Quebec artists.
  • An exclusive lithograph by Hugo Puzzuoli from Ubisoft Quebec.
  • A printed version of the game’s hand-drawn world map.

The Ultimate edition costs $119.99 and comes with the season pass, and the “Secrets of Greece” bonus mission, alongside the Deluxe Edition pass and the 2 days early access.

The Gold Edition costs $99.99 and includes the season pass, and the “Secrets of Greece” bonus mission,  alongside the 2 days early access.

The Digital Deluxe Edition costs $79.99 and includes the Deluxe Edition pass. Pre-orders grant the “The Blind King” bonus mission.

You can check out a few screenshots and look for the inevitable Spartan kicks. Incidentally, most of those juicy editions are already available for pre-order on Amazon.

The game will come for PS4, Xbox One, and PC on October 5th. If you want to see more, you can check out the first trailer and gameplay.

Of course, this isn’t the only news coming from Ubisoft’s press conference, and you can check everything out in the official video recording.


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