February 3, 2023

Ubisoft has formally introduced its subsequent Murderer’s Creed recreation, Murderer’s Creed Mirage.

Scheduled for launch in 2023 below the route of Ubisoft Bordeaux, the studio behind the Wrath of the Druids growth for Murderer’s Creed Valhalla, Mirage is described as a “particular homage to the primary Murderer’s Creed”.

The sport will function a return to the adventure-style sequence launched earlier than the later Origins, Odyssey and Valhalla RPGs.

As anticipated, the sport will happen in ninth century Baghdad, on the top of its Golden Age.

Murderer’s Creed Mirage: Cinematic World Premiere

“It provides an action-adventure expertise with an intriguing coming-of-age story, charismatic protagonists, an imposing open metropolis, and modernized conventional parkour, stealth, and assassination-focused gameplay,” mentioned Ubisoft.

Gamers will management Basim Ibn Ishaq, a road thief “with a mysterious previous” who will be part of the Hidden Ones in Alamut in quest of solutions. Basim’s mentor, Roshan, might be voiced by Emmy award-winning actress Shohreh Aghdashloo.

Based on Murderer’s Creed sequence chief j0nathan, the sport may have one metropolis, Baghdad, which is able to embrace 4 separate districts, every with its personal boss.

Mirage will even reportedly try to recreate the gang density of 2014’s Murderer’s Creed Unity, which was set in the course of the French Revolution and featured an enormous variety of NPCs on display on the similar time.

“For the fifteenth anniversary of the franchise, we needed to supply gamers and our group one thing particular,” mentioned Stephane Boudon, senior content material director for Murderer’s Creed Mirage.

“Murderer’s Creed Mirage is a tribute to the franchise and the unique recreation specifically. We provide a contemporary tackle the enduring Murderer’s Creed gameplay in addition to a deep dive into the rituals and ideas of the Hidden Ones that we predict longtime and new followers alike will need to play.”

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Murderer’s Creed Mirage will launch on Xbox Collection X|S, Xbox One, PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4 and Luna, in addition to on PC via the Epic Video games Retailer and Ubisoft Retailer.

As well as, Ubisoft detailed the long run roadmap for the Murderer’s Creed franchise at an occasion in Paris this week attended by VGC.

As a part of the brand new Infinity Franchise Heart, a web based service initiative introduced final yr, Ubisoft plans to launch two flagship video games codenamed Purple and Codenamed Hexe, in addition to a cell recreation codenamed Jade, one other cell collaboration with Netflix, and an offline multiplayer recreation below codenamed Invictus.

In an interview with VGC, sequence head Marc-Alexis Kot shared extra particulars on upcoming Murderer’s Creed video games.