[Update, 12/13/2021, 12:30 p.m. ET: Ubisoft confirmed the Dawn of Ragnarok DLC during a livestream aired on Monday. A cinematic trailer shows Eivor wielding magical powers against otherworldly foes. Original story follows.]
Ubisoft needs to get a flex seal, because there are tons of new screenshots and information on the next big thing. Assassin’s Creed Valhalla Downloadable content has been filtered through the first listings found on Chinese stores and shared on Reddit and elsewhere.. As previously rumored, this new DLC is titled “Dawn of Ragnarok, ”And according to Ubisoft, through the leaked information, it is the“ most ambitious expansion pack ”in the history of the franchise.
Beyond this point there will be DLC spoilers, Which according to the leaked information will be released on March 10, 2022. You have been warned, Vikings.
According to a post from yesterday found in the Assassin’s creed subreddit, someone was able to find screenshots of Dawn of Ragnarok and additional details on the yet to be announced DLC in an unspecified Chinese store. Using Google Translate, Reddit user hashiqigou shared a text that is allegedly found on the DLC’s store page.
“The story takes place in the magnificent Nine Realms of Northern mythology, and here it has been threatened by the invasion of the realm of frost and flame. The kingdom of the dwarves at Wat Alheim is now crumbling; During the war, Odin’s beloved son Badr was also unfortunately carried away by the immortal fire giant Surut.
“Assassin’s Creed: Valhalla” -Dawn of Ragnarok “is the most ambitious expansion pack in the history of this series: this time, Aivor must personally experience the fate of Odin, the war in the North and the fate of the god of wisdom. The world of mythology, assuming the urgent task of saving children, unleashing the flaming supernatural power of lightning. After this shocking Viking legend, save your own flesh and blood before the gods are devoured by catastrophe. “
So it looks like this next DLC will focus heavily on Norse mythology, taking players to the Nine Realms, specifically Wat Alheim, home of the Dwarves. It also appears that players will get a new power in this DLC that involves lightning.
The Reddit post also contains what appear to be official-looking screenshots. of the new DLC, if you want to take a look at what might be coming Assassin’s Creed Valhalla in March. But nevertheless, Does this already massive game need even more content?? Probably not.
You most likely don’t have to wait too long for more (official) details on this next major expansion.
Ubisoft has a live event planned for Monday, December 13 where they plan to show … something. In a tweet announcing the event., the developers scoffed that there is “more to see than Midgard in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla“That appearIt’s a big hint that whatever the editor is showing won’t be set on boring old Earth. That sounds a lot like a new expansion set, oh, I don’t know, maybe in a new realm inspired by mythology?