Assassin’s Creed Origins fronts a moody cinematic trailer set to Leonard Cohen’s fabulous You Want it Darker, and instantly Egypt’s blazing sunshine feels completely completely different.
Assassin’s Creed Origins lastly takes the sequence to Egypt, a setting we’ve been anticipating because the finish of the very first recreation and the tease scrawled on the wall of an Abstergo cell.
Ubisoft has talked a great discuss on loads of new features and systems, and proven plenty of terrific footage, however nonetheless – the franchise fatigue is actual. If you’re not but offered on Assassin’s Creed Origins, please try the brand new cinematic trailer beneath, recent from gamescom 2017.
You can learn a heck of loads into the lyrics right here, and speculate on the themes the visuals recommend, however I really feel like we are able to all agree that Assassin’s Creed Origins appears to be like fairly badass. Ancient rituals and faith. Politics and warfare. Power struggles. The Roman Empire. Nasty grand viziers who flip into snakes. Making us wait to see our hero. Foot archery. Incredible eyeliner. Assassin’s Creed Origins has all of it.
Assassin’s Creed Origins releases in late October, uncomfortably near a number of possible bangers. Now that Crackdown 3 has been delayed we’d fairly prefer to see Ubisoft push Origins again per week to provide it a bit extra respiration room, however hey – perhaps it’s inevitable that the previously blockbuster sequence will return to kind.