Ubisoft has released a brand new trailer for Assassin’s Creed Valhalla with the latest look giving a bit more of a look at the story. There is some focus on Eivor’s brother Sigurd, whom Eivor states they will support no matter what. Sigurd’s wife also makes an appearance and it is hard not to notice she has a striking resemblance of Kassandra from Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey. The trailer also mentions some of the main people that will be in Eivor’s journey including King Alfred of Wessex, and the sons of Ragnar Lothbrok.
Ubisoft has also announced a new podcast series to accompany Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, and that is called Echoes of Valhalla. The first episode went live today and it is called “The Sons of the Great North”. It is not an especially long episode, clocking in at 16 minutes, and it gives a background to the Vikings and why the chose to look for new lands. The podcast’s description reads:
Comedians, well-known experts and reconstructed scenes will bring to life the glorious eras of the people of the North, relating the story of the Vikings as you have never heard before.
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is launching on the 10th of November, a week earlier than previously announced, to line up with the launch of the Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S. The game will be be releasing for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC and Google Stadia. For the home consoles, if you’re not hitting the next-gen on day one there’s free cross-gen upgrades, like using Smart Delivery on Xbox.
Source: Press Release