As promised this Saturday, Ubisoft revealed the first official look at Assassin’s Creed Mirage. Although this trailer does not show any of the gameplay, its proposal focuses on the plot that will guide the next title in this franchise.
Thus, in the video that lasts almost 4 minutes it is explained that Assassin’s Creed Mirage will star Bassima character that players will likely remember from Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla. But here Basim will be much younger and the plot of the game will show how he was forging his way in 9th century Baghdad.
“Assassin’s Creed Mirage takes place twenty years before the events of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, where players will meet 17-year-old Basim (voiced by Lee Majdoub), a cunning street thief plagued by nightmare visions. Luckily for Basim, the Hidden Ones (including his mentor Roshan, voiced by Shohreh Aghdashloo) see his potential and help him escape from Baghdad to the Hidden Ones’ stronghold of Alamut. As he learns his mysterious rituals and powerful principles, he will hone his unique abilities, discover his true nature, and understand a new Creed that will change his destiny in ways he never imagined.” the description of the game says.
In that sense, Ubisoft says that although this title will be shorter than its predecessors, it will also try to position itself as a tribute to the history of the saga.
You can watch the announcement trailer for Assassin’s Creed Mirage here:
Apart from announcing Assassin’s Creed MirageUbisoft took advantage of its news broadcast to present other bets of that saga that include:
- A project whose code name is “Assassin’s Creed Red” which will be developed by Ubisoft Quebec and “will be the evolution of Assassin’s Creed’s open world RPG design and will transport players to the highly anticipated setting of feudal Japan.”
- Another bet with a code name “Assassin’s Creed Hexe” and that it will be developed by Ubisoft Montreal.
- Y Assassin’s Creed Jade an AAA title for mobile devices set in ancient China.
Finally, apart from highlighting the development of a live-action series of Assassin’s Creed For Netflix, Ubisoft indicated that both the Red project and the Hexe project will be part of another bet whose code name is “Assassin’s Creed Infinity”. For now there are not many details regarding this initiative, but the company says that it will include an independent multiplayer mode and will be ”a hub that will connect players through different Assassin’s Creed experiences.
But while waiting for news about these deliveries, it should be remembered that Assassin’s Creed Mirage It will be released in 2023 for Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4 and PC.