In the third quarter of 2022 call for investorsUbisoft has announced Assassin’s Creed Valhalla as the most lucrative release in the Assassin’s Creed series to date.
According to Ubisoft co-founder and CEO, Yves Guillemot, the game’s revenue surpassed the $1 billion mark in December 2021. It was the first game in the series to reach such a sum.
The game has been a huge hit since it was released in 2020, and in its first week of launch, it sold through more units than any other Assassin’s Creed game in the same time period. It’s also the best-selling Ubisoft PC launch ever, thanks to the Ubisoft Store’s record sales performance.
Ubisoft has also supported the game quite well with expansions, free content, and extra modes. The company will continue to support the game this year, starting with Ragnarok expansion on March 10.
Although before Ragnarok is update 1.5.0 on 22nd Feb and free trial is also coming. It will run from February 24-28. So if you’ve ever been on the fence about the game, it’ll be your chance to try it out before you buy it.
Regarding the future of the series, it is said that a new Assassin’s Creed game is in the works and it will star Valhalla’s Basim. It is said that the game was originally intended to be released as an expansion and is expected to release later this year or in 2023. It is said that the game will not be an open world game. large, it will instead have a smaller range and focus on stealth gameplay.
The next main entry in the franchise, Assassin’s Creed Infinity, is currently in early development at Ubisoft’s Montreal and Quebec studios. Jonathan Dumont and Clint Hocking are the game’s creative directors. Although Ubisoft has yet to provide additional colors for the game, reports say the game will have multiple timelines and it will be an ever-evolving online experience with the world expanding and changing over time.
https://www.vg247.com/assassins-creed-valhalla-has-earned-over-1-billion-free-trial-coming-next-week Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Has Made Over $1 Billion, Free Trial Coming Next Week