Publisher Ubisoft and developer Ubisoft Bordeaux have released a new developer diary for the upcoming Assassin’s Creed installment, Assassin’s Creed installment Mirage. The video features the developers and highlights their goal of returning the series to its roots and focusing on the series’ core gameplay pillars which are assassinations, stealth, and parkour. Assassin’s Creed Mirage will launch on October 12 for PlayStation 5, PlayStation 4, Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, and Amazon Luna, as well as on PC via the Epic Games Store and the Ubisoft Store. Players can also subscribe to Ubisoft+ to access the game at launch.
The game’s details via Ubisoft:
In Assassin’s Creed Mirage, you are Basim, a cunning street thief with nightmarish visions seeking answers and justice.
Join an ancient organization and come to understand a new creed—one that will change Basim’s fate in ways he could never have imagined.
A Powerful Coming-of-Age Story – Discover a narrative-driven action-adventure experience that follows the transformation of a defiant young man into a refined Master Assassin with a conflicted destiny. Meet an inspiring cast of characters who will shape Basim’s destiny and may be more than what they seem…
The Ultimate Assassin – Become the most versatile Assassin in franchise history. Parkour seamlessly through the city and leverage the largest assortment of tools to date. Get contracts at the Assassin’s bureaus, collect vital clues, and stealthily take down targets with more visceral assassinations than ever before.
An Immersive, Reactive City – Explore a dense and vibrant city whose inhabitants react to your every move. Uncover the secrets of four unique districts, from the industrial Karkh to the lush gardens of the Round City. Discover surprising world events and interact with historical figures that shaped the Golden Age of Baghdad.
A Tribute to an Original – Experience a modern take on the features and gameplay that have been defined as a franchise for 15 years. Journey to Alamut, the legendary home of the Assassins who laid the foundations of the Creed in this heartfelt homage to the game that started it all.
Basim – Originally born in Samarra, Basim lost his mother at a young age and grew up on his own in the streets of Baghdad. Basim admires the Hidden Ones, and dreams of joining them.
Roshan – After escaping a life of oppression, Roshan became a master assassin at the Hidden Ones’ stronghold, Alamut. Now, she takes Basim under her wing as her first true apprentice.
More characters coming soon.
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