Ubisoft Montreal released today the launch trailer for the much-awaited Assassin’s Creed Valhalla for the Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC via Uplay and Epic Games Store, and Stadia. The PS5 version will launch on November 12.
For Xbox Series owners buying it on Xbox One, there will be a free upgrade to the next-gen version when you launch the game.
Here’s an overview of the game, via Ubisoft:
InÂ Assassinâ€™s Creed Valhalla, you are Eivor, a fierce Viking warrior raised on tales of battle and glory. Explore a dynamic and beautiful open world set against the brutal backdrop of Englandâ€™s Dark Ages. Raid your enemies, grow your settlement, and build your political power in your quest to earn your place among the gods in Valhalla.
– Write Your Viking SagaÂ â€“ Advanced RPG mechanics allow you to shape the growth of your character and influence the world around you. With every choice you make, from political alliances and combat strategy to dialogue and gear progression, you will carve your own path to glory.
– Visceral Combat SystemÂ â€“ Dual-wield powerful weapons such as axes, swords, and even shields to relive the ruthless fighting style of the Viking warriors. Brutally decapitate your foes, vanquish them from afar, or stealthily assassinate targets with your hidden blade. Challenge yourself with the most varied collection of deadly enemies ever found in anÂ Assassinâ€™s CreedÂ game.
– A Dark Age Open WorldÂ â€“ Sail from the harsh and mysterious shores of Norway to the beautiful but forbidding kingdoms of England and beyond. Immerse yourself in the Viking way of life through fishing, hunting, drinking games, and more.
– Lead Epic RaidsÂ â€“ Launch massive assaults against Saxon troops and fortresses throughout England. Lead your clan in surprise attacks from your longship and pillage enemy territories to bring riches and resources back to your people.
– Grow Your SettlementÂ â€“ Construct and upgrade buildings that allow for deep customization, including a barracks, blacksmith, tattoo parlor, and more. Recruit new members to your clan and personalize your Viking experience.
– Mercenary VikingsÂ â€“ Create and customize a unique Viking raider within your clan and share it online with friends to use during their own raids.
Check out the launch trailer below: