The latest installment of the Assassin’s Creed franchise is now available for purchase, and in this blog post we are going to look at what Ubisoft has done with the story. From an all new protagonist to a refreshing take on ancient Greece, there is plenty to explore in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey! In Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, you will take on the role of a mercenary named Alexios or Kassandra.
The story begins in Thrace where your family has retreated to an island after being banished from Sparta. While there is peace for now, danger lurks around every corner and it won’t be long before this new life comes crashing down! As soon as we see our protagonist make their way out into the world though, they are immediately thrust into battles with bandits and pirates which quickly becomes relatively normal thanks to all the warring states that exist in ancient Greece at this time. There were many times when I found myself wondering if maybe these fights weren’t really scripted events but enemies coming across me while exploring because how often they happened even