Ubisoft, on 20th June 2018, announced new publishing products for the Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, in London UK. The announced books will be published worldwide starting the Fall, this year. This collection will allow the players to diverge into the world on Assasin’s Creed even further, discovering the events of the game in ways they never experienced before.
The collection will include the following:
- A Novel: Published by Ubisoft and Penguin Random House, the novel will be a take on Kassandra’s perspective during the main game. Kassandra, who is a descendant of Leonidas, is caught in the middle of the Peloponnesian War and eventually abandoned by her family. Seventeen years after escaping Sparta, she is an assassin in Kephallonia. She eventually finds herself in Greece which is under war at the time, being reunited with her family.
- An Artbook: It is published by Titan Books and will feature artwork depicting the golden age of Greece. It shows the ground breaking strides by the Greeks that still influence the modern world. Moving to the context of the game, it also depicts the costumes and armours of Kassandra and Alexios, allowing readers to see their favourite characters like never before. It includes sketches and artworks by the designers and artists along with their comments and other foot notes.
- An Official Guide: The Assassin’s Creed® Odyssey Official Collector’s Edition Guide, a guidebook published by Prima Games, is an amazing aid for determined gamers to follow along the story while playing the game. It would allow for them to feel the world of Assassin’s Creed around them even more. It includes a poster of the map, a special message for the players, a complete walk through and also flagged places which have collectibles or targets.
Assassin’s Creed Odyssey is all set to release on October 5th, 2018 and with these guides, especially the Assassin’s Creed® Odyssey Official Collector’s Edition Guide, the players would surely be in for a treat.