Game Developer -UBISOFT ANNOUNCES THE NEXT MAJOR EXPANSION OF ASSASSIN’S CREED VALHALLA, DAWN OF RAGNAROK, RELEASED MARCH 10, 2022

ALSO ANNOUNCED ASSASSIN’S CREED CROSSOVER STORIES, TWO STORIES WITH EIVOR AND KASSANDRA AVAILABLE TOMORROW.

Today, Ubisoft announced that Assassin’s Creed Valhalla’s next major expansion, Dawn of Ragnarok, will be released on March 10, 2022. Dawn of Ragnarok will be available as a separate purchase for all owners of the main game. In addition, Ubisoft announced Assassin’s Creed Crossover Stories, with two stories featuring Eivor and Kassandra available for fans tomorrow, December 14. Both stories are available for free to owners of the respective base games, with a story with Eivor and Kassandra available in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, and a story with Kassandra or Alexios available in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey.

With development led by Ubisoft Sofia, Dawn of Ragnarok is the next major expansion, continuing year 2 of post-launch support for Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. In this expansion, Eivor must embrace his destiny as Odin, the Norse god of battle and wisdom. The dwarf kingdom of Svartalfheim crumbles, and in the midst of the chaos, Odin’s beloved son Baldr has been taken prisoner by the invincible fire giant, Surtr. In Dawn of Ragnarok, players will be able to unleash new divine powers as they continue their legendary Viking saga as they embark on a desperate search for rescue through a mythological world of contrasts.

All players purchasing Dawn of Ragnarok enter December 13, 2021 and April 9, 2022, will receive the Twilight Pack and have immediate access to the main game *. This exclusive bonus includes the Dellingr’s Envoy Raven Skin, the Havardr Lynx mount, the Twilight Gear Set and the Algurnir Dane Ax Weapon. **

Assassin’s Creed Crossover Stories has also been announced, the first cross-game project on the franchise, led by Ubisoft Quebec in close collaboration with Ubisoft Montreal. The content aims to answer the question “What happens when two Assassin’s Creed heroes meet?” By exploring the links in space and time between these Assassin’s Creed heroes to provide a unique narrative experience for players.

Assassin’s Creed Crossover Stories will be available for free to owners of the respective base games on December 14; a story will be available in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and a story will be available in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey. These stories explore the connections between the heroes of the two games, featuring new environments to explore as well as a rich history. For the story of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, A Fated Encounter, players must have reached settlement level 4 and completed the quest “A Wise Friend”, where Eivor helps Valka settle in Ravensthorpe. For the story of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, Those Who Are Dear, players will need to have completed Chapter 1 and reached Megaris to access the content, but players are recommended to complete all three main game story arcs ( Family, Cult of Kosmos and Mythology) to avoid spoils.

With development led by Ubisoft Montreal ***, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla offers players the captivating experience of playing as Eivor, a legendary Viking warrior, hunted from Norway by endless wars and dwindling resources in the 9th century AD. Players can relive the ruthless fighting style of the Viking Warriors with a dynamic dual-wielding combat system and experience exciting gameplay features such as Raid, Assault, and Colony, as well as a progression and upgrade system. substantial equipment level. Political alliances, combat decisions, and dialogue choices can influence the world of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, so players must choose wisely to protect their clan’s house and their future.

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is available on Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, PlayStation5, PlayStation4, Stadia, as well as Windows PC via the Ubisoft store and the Epic game store. Players can also subscribe to Ubisoft + on PC, Stadia, and Amazon Luna ****.

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* Immediacy only applies to pre-order or purchase of the digital version. Offer ends April 9, 2022.

** The Twilight Pack can be unlocked immediately in ACV by all players who pre-order or purchase the new digital version of the expansion. For players who pre-order or purchase the physical version, Twilight Pack will be accessible from March 10, 2022 when the Dawn of Ragnarok expansion is released.

*** The associated Ubisoft studios are Sofia, Singapore, Montpellier, Barcelona, Kiev, Bordeaux, Shanghai, Chengdu, Philippines, Quebec, Bucharest, Saguenay, Winnipeg and Pune. Additional help provided by external partner Sperasoft.

**** Ubisoft + on Stadia and Luna requires the association of an account and a multi-access plan. Territorial restrictions apply.

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