The news no fan wants to hear. You’ll be pulled from your Viking raiding and thrown into the present as Assassin’s Creed Valhalla promises more modern-day gameplay than Origins or Oddessy.
Ever since the first game, Assassin’s Creed has always featured some sort of present-day game-play. Playing as Desmond up until Assassin’s Creed III to an unknown Abstergo Employee in Black Flag, Unity and Syndicate. These segments have largely been loathed by fans, who just want to be immersed in the Assassin experience.