Ubisoft announced today that Discovery Tour by Assassin’s Creed: Ancient Egypt is coming to Assassin’s Creed Origins.
A dedicated mode for the game, players can free roam the entire interactive 3D recreation of Ancient Egypt in Assassin’s Creed Origins. This mode is free of combat, storyline, or time constraints. Locations include Alexandria, Memphis, the Nile Delta, the Great Sand Sea, the Giza plateau. the Faiyum Oasis, and more. This mode will offer dozens of guided tours curated by historians and Egyptologists, each with a focus on a different aspect of Ptolemaic Egypt.
According to the creative director of Assassin’s Creed Origins Jean Guesdon:[testimonials user=” email=” name=” position=” photo=”]“From the beginning, the Assassin’s Creed franchise has always explored pivotal moments in history, from the Third Crusade to the Italian Renaissance, and this year Ancient Egypt. It’s a dream come true for us to offer Discovery Tour by Assassin’s Creed: Ancient Egypt, an educational mode built specifically for people to learn more about the incredible history of Ancient Egypt through the interactive experience made possible via a video game.”[/testimonials]
Assassin’s Creed Origins will come out for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on October 27, 2017.