The description also encouraged fans to watch the game's world premiere trailer, which has yet to actually premiere. Assassin's Creed Odyssey features romance options from what we can tell, with some dialogue options being shown with a heart to indicate that they are.
One major returning aspect of the series for Assassin's Creed: Odyssey is the naval combat system, most prominently featured in Assassin's Creed IV: Black Flag.
Courtesy of a lengthy 15-minute gameplay session, we learned tons about the upcoming game.
We've got a bunch more Ubisoft footage coming this week, with some hands-on impressions of their biggest games and exclusive looks at others. An actual gameplay trailer with finished graphics would undoubtedly be a highlight.
The publisher/developer has become one of the most-loved companies in all of gaming over the last few years, and has some of the most successful franchises in gaming history under its belt. A closed beta for the game has also been set for later this year, while the game itself releases on February 19th on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch. We're not getting our hopes up, but be on the lookout just in case.
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Despite that, it was a pretty impressive showing from the French veteran if only because it displayed breadth and depth of content the company contributes to the insane world of video games.
Assassin's Creed: Odyssey is expected to release by March 31, 2019.
The game will take place in Greece and its surrounding islands.