The Assassin’s Creed franchise is taking 2019 off.- Advertisement -
“We had a sport [in 2018] and we’ve got one this 12 months, however we aren’t going to have a full-fledged Assassin’s subsequent 12 months,” mentioned Ubisoft’s Yves Guillmot at Gamescom 2018. “It’s simply because the group was working individually, so we’ve got two video games now, one 12 months after the opposite. But subsequent 12 months you are not going to have a fully-fledged one.”
This is not precisely unprecedented for the Assassin’s Creed sequence. While yearly installments within the franchise was once a given, Ubisoft determined to dial again on annual releases for all of their franchises a couple of years again. The normal consensus has been that this transfer helps the franchises keep recent over an extended time frame and ensures that the builders have sufficient time to verify every new sport feels particular.
In lieu of a brand new Assassin’s Creed sport, you possibly can count on to see a variety of post-release content material for Assassin’s Creed Odyssey.
“What you may have is a number of content material approaching [Odyssey],” mentioned Guillemot. “The group actually wish to give, frequently, some new potentialities for play, so whenever you get [Odyssey] this 12 months, you are going to get in for a few years, truly.”
While we would often be a little bit cautious of an organization making an attempt to get us enthusiastic about years of DLC, it have to be mentioned that Ubisoft is often fairly constant with regards to delivering imaginative DLC. It’s additionally value noting that Origins and the upcoming Odyssey are altering the Assassin’s Creed franchise in fairly vital methods. As such, it may be good to see how Ubisoft is ready to proceed to develop the franchise after they have a little bit extra time on their fingers to discover what’s doable.
Matthew Byrd is a workers author for Den of Geek. He spends most of his days making an attempt to pitch deep-dive analytical items about Killer Klowns From Outer Space to an more and more perturbed sequence of editors. You can learn extra of his work right here or discover him on Twitter at @SilverTuna014.
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