Ubisoft, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Release Date Announced. The next Assassin’s Creed will release on November 10, 2020, on Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S, XB1, PS4, the Epic Store and Ubisoft Store on Windows PC, as well as on UPLAY+*, Ubisoft’s subscription service, and Stadia. Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and Watch Dogs: Legion will both be launch titles on the Xbox Series X | S, and will release on PlayStation®5 upon the launch of the console.**
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Release Date Announced
Watch Dogs: Legion will release on October 29, 2020, on XB1, PS4, the Epic and UPLAY on Windows, as well as on UPLAY+*, Ubisoft’s subscription service, and Stadia.
With both releases available for the launch of the new Xbox Series X | S, Ubisoft brings players an opportunity to enter the next generation gaming experience with two of its most iconic franchises. Leveraging the new consoles’ cutting-edge features and power, Ubisoft unleashes the depth of its open worlds in unprecedented ways and demonstrates its commitment to developing genuinely immersive games.
“We are excited to announce that players will be able to discover Assassin’s Creed Valhalla sooner than expected! We cannot wait to see the world we’ve been creating over the past three years coming to life on all platforms, including on the next generation of consoles with the Xbox Series X | S on November 10” said Julien Laferrière, Producer on Assassin’s Creed Valhalla.
With the Xbox Series X | S, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla will take full advantage of the enhanced graphics, allowing players to experience the open world of Norway and England down to the very last detail. On Xbox Series X, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla will run at 60 FPS in full 4K resolution.
The near-future London of Watch Dogs: Legion will fully benefit from the Hardware Accelerated Raytracing of the new Xbox Series X | S: from Piccadilly Circus and its giant digital screens to Camden High Street’s neon lights and holograms, the power of real-time ray-traced reflections brings a never seen before level of realism to an urban playground.
Also, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and Watch Dogs: Legion will both leverage the console’s power by offering higher resolution textures and improved shadow quality to players, along with clutter density on Assassin’s Creed Valhalla. Both games will be taking advantage of the Direct Storage, benefiting from faster loading times and a smoother world transversal experience.
AC: Valhalla and Watch Dogs: Legion will leverage the Smart Delivery
Finally, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and Watch Dogs: Legion will leverage the Smart Delivery** You’ll be able to get the game once and play it on both XB1 or XSX | S on November 10, 2020. Cross-save functionality between XB1 and XSX | S will also be supported on both games so players can keep their progression from one platform to another.
With development led by Ubisoft Montreal***, AC: Valhalla follows the great saga of Eivor. The game offers a captivating Viking experience, AC: Valhalla brings players to a mysterious open-world set against of England’s Dark Ages. Gamers can take advantage of new features. The Gold, Ultimate, and Collector’s Editions**** of Valhalla, as well as the Ubicollectibles® products, are available for pre-orders. Fans who pre-order AC: Valhalla will receive The Way of the Berserker bonus mission, in which players will join a legendary Norse Berserker on his quest for revenge.
For more information on Assassin’s Creed Release Date, you can visit assassinscreed.com.
In Watch Dogs: Legion, led by Ubisoft Toronto*****, London is facing its downfall. Amidst the growing unrest of a restless London, an unknown entity named Zero-Day has framed secret underground resistance DedSec for coordinated bombings across London. In the aftermath, criminal opportunists from every corner of London took hold and filled the void left by a defeated government. As a member of DedSec, players will be going up against those criminal opportunists in Watch Dogs: Legion; sadists, mercenaries, cybercriminals, and more; they’ll have to prepare for a variety of situations. Players must recruit members into their DedSec Resistance to take on these criminal opportunists, liberate London and uncover the identity of Zero-Day.
*$14.99 per month. Cancel anytime. The Gold and Ultimate Editions will be available as part of a UPLAY+ subscription—more information at uplayplus.com.
**Players who purchase Assassin’s Creed Valhalla or Watch Dogs: Legion on Xbox One or PlayStation®4 will be able to upgrade the Valhalla to the next-gen version ( Xbox Series X | S or PlayStation®5) at no additional cost. Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and Watch Dogs: Legion leverage the Smart Delivery technology – buy the game once and play it on either Xbox One or Xbox Series X | S when both the console and that version of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla or Watch Dogs: Legion are available. Assassin’s Creed Valhalla PlayStation®4 and Watch Dogs: Legion Digital and Blu-Ray™ games gives access to the corresponding Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and Watch Dogs: Legion PlayStation®5 Digital version won’t have an cost. Requires a PS5 or a PlayStation®5 Digital Edition, the game disc (if owned on Blu-Ray™) must keep inserted in the PlayStation®5 disc tray to play, a PlayStation® Network registration, additional storage & Broadband internet connection. May incur bandwidth usage fees.
***Associate studios are Ubisoft Sofia, Ubisoft Singapore, Ubisoft Montpellier Ubisoft Barcelona, Ubisoft Kyiv, Ubisoft Bordeaux, Ubisoft Shanghai, Ubisoft Chengdu, Ubisoft Philippines, Ubisoft Quebec, Ubisoft Bucharest, Ubisoft Pune, with additional help from external partner Sperasoft.
****Release dates and final version and can change. Some features may not be available at launch. Content may be available for purchase and/or as a giveaway(s) separately at Ubisoft’s sole discretion at any time.
*****Associate studios are Ubisoft Montreal, Paris, Bucharest, Kyiv, Newcastle and Massive Entertainment, a Ubisoft Studio.