Ubisoft Forward 2023 is the latest showcase of the French video game company’s upcoming titles and updates. The event, which will take place on June 12 at 10 a.m. PT / 1 p.m. ET, will feature some of the most anticipated games in the Assassin’s Creed franchise, as well as some surprises.
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Here’s a rundown of what to expect from Ubisoft Forward 2023 regarding Assassin’s Creed:
Assassin’s Creed Mirage
Assassin’s Creed Mirage is the next mainline entry in the historical action-adventure series, set in the 16th-century Ottoman Empire. The game will follow the exploits of Ezio Auditore’s descendant, Selim, as he joins the Assassins and fights against the Templars and their allies.
Assassin’s Creed Mirage will feature a vast open world that spans from Constantinople to Cairo, with diverse environments and cultures to explore. The game will also introduce new gameplay mechanics, such as parkour on horseback, grappling hooks, and gliders.
Ubisoft has promised to show more gameplay footage and reveal the release date of Assassin’s Creed Mirage at Ubisoft Forward 2023.
Assassin’s Creed Nexus VR
Assassin’s Creed Nexus VR is the first virtual reality game in the franchise, built exclusively for Meta Quest headsets. The game will allow players to experience the life of an Assassin in different historical settings, such as Ancient Egypt, Renaissance Italy, and Colonial America.
Assassin’s Creed Nexus VR will feature a story mode that connects the various eras and characters, as well as a sandbox mode that lets players explore and create their own scenarios. The game will also support co-op and multiplayer modes, where players can team up or compete with other Assassins online.
Ubisoft will reveal more details and gameplay footage of Assassin’s Creed Nexus VR at Ubisoft Forward 2023.
Assassin’s Creed Codename Jade
Assassin’s Creed Codename Jade is a new mobile game in the franchise, set in China during the Ming dynasty. The game will follow Shao Jun, a female Assassin who was trained by Ezio Auditore and who appeared in the animated short film Assassin’s Creed Embers.
Assassin’s Creed Codename Jade will be a stealth platformer, similar to Assassin’s Creed Chronicles: China. The game will feature fluid animations, dynamic combat, and environmental puzzles. The game will also have a social aspect, where players can interact with other Assassins and share their progress.
Ubisoft will showcase more gameplay and features of Assassin’s Creed Codename Jade at Ubisoft Forward 2023.
Whatever the case may be, Ubisoft Forward 2023 promises to be an exciting event for all Assassin’s Creed enthusiasts. Be sure to tune in on June 12 at 10 a.m. PT / 1 p.m. ET to catch all the announcements and reveals.
Assassin’s Creed Mirage will release on October 12, 2023