Published: Tue, June 12, 2018
Technology | By Russell Knight

Ubisoft shows off open-world, cooperative pirate sim Skull & Bones at E3

Ubisoft shows off open-world, cooperative pirate sim Skull & Bones at E3

Of course all of your favorite activities from past games will be there too: covert assassinations, toppling authority, and exploring for new weapons and armor will factor heavily into Odyssey when it arrives October 5. Earlier today game's description was visible via the PlayStation Store where a few eagle-eyed gamers (no pun intended) managed to grab a few snapshots of it before it was pulled.

It's called "Assassin's Creed Odyssey", and it takes the series to the world of Spartan warriors and Homeric myth. Rejected by their family, players will have to embark on an adventure from outcast mercenary to legendary Spartan hero to uncover the truth about their past. We'll keep you updated.

After deciding to play as Kassandra, it immediately seemed as if I was playing through a completely different Assassin's Creed game altogether, given the varied dialogue that I was having with men and women throughout Mykonos.

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The Assassin's Creed games have been a staple in many of our libraries for a while, which is why we're looking forward to checking out Assassin's Creed Odyssey.

Opening the show with a Just Dance 2019 musical number, Ubisoft aimed to delight the crowds with game reveals and trailers galore. And as before, the naval system will be a seamless experience, allowing you to upgrade boats, recruit new people, ram into other ships as well as splinter them in two.

E3 2018 coverage at Giant Bomb: Still more commentary and news from E3, from our colleagues at Giant Bomb.

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This common thread makes a lot of sense given the amount of work and effort that went into Assassin's Creed: Origins, and it's quite commonplace in the games industry that sequels share assets, engines, and other major features with their predecessors.

Ubisoft will show off Assassin's Creed: Odyssey on Monday, June 11 at 4PM EST.

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