Assassin’s Creed had a record year despite a “problem”.
Assassin’s Creed is one of the titles to which ubisoft will always bet as the franchise has yet to sign up a record approval rating.
After Valhalla (find the Ragnarok Edition on offer At Amazon) will actually be your turn Miragefor a return to the atmosphere of the first and historical episodes that fans seem to appreciate.
And even if the saga It will partially abandon the mechanics of the open worldan element that has always divided fans seems Ubisoft is very proud of the results of the IP.
On February 16, Ubisoft presented its third quarter financial results with comments from the CFO Frederic Duguet and the CEO Yves Guillemot.
The two reported that the brand engagement Assassin’s Creed increased by 30% in the first nine months of the fiscal year compared to the previous fiscal year.
In short, it set a new record for player engagement across the game Assassin’s Creed. It’s about a really impressive resultconsidering the franchise hasn’t seen a new chapter since Valhalla was released at the end of 2020 and debuted on last and new generation platforms as well as on PC, a “problem” that apparently has not affected the situation that much.
That probably also contributed to it the ultimate free upgrade the story of Valhallawhich only started in November 2022, started directly with the events of Assassin’s Creed Mirage.
In addition, Guillemot points out how the catalog of v. Chr was incredibly helpful in increasing engagement. “We know that every time we launch a new game in the franchise, the entire previous catalog grows a lot, as does when we release new content for the brand.”explained the CEO of Ubisoft, hinting at it Valhalla prompted players to check out previous chapters in the series.
Staying on topic, although nothing of the next one has been shown Assassin’s Creed VR, Ubisoft would already be thinking about the sequel, which hasn’t been made official yet.
But that’s not all: the creative director of Assassin’s Creed Mirage confirmed that the game will be based on «Foundations of the first AC».
Finally, the transalpine company recently made the details official the deluxe edition and collector’s box of Miragereally very interesting.