Assassin's Creed Odyssey

Assassin's Creed Odyssey

Review

Assassin's Creed Odyssey is an action-adventure video game that was developed by Ubisoft Quebec and published by Ubisoft. The game was released on October 5, 2018, for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. It is the eleventh main installment in the Assassin's Creed series and the successor to 2017's Assassin's Creed Origin...
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Assassin's Creed Odyssey review

Assassin's Creed Odyssey is an action-adventure video game that was developed by Ubisoft Quebec and published by Ubisoft. The game was released on October 5, 2018, for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One. It is the eleventh main installment in the Assassin's Creed series and the successor to 2017's Assassin's Creed Origins.

The game is set in 431 BC, in the year of the Peloponnesian War, which pitted the city-states of ancient Greece against each other. The player takes on the role of a mercenary who fights for either Athens or Sparta and completes quests that impact the war's outcome.

Gameplay

Assassin's Creed Odyssey is an action-RPG that borrows heavily from games such as The Witcher 3: Wild Hunt and Horizon Zero Dawn. Players can explore a large open world filled with enemies to battle, quests to complete, and secrets to find. The game features two main modes: Story and Exploration.

In Story mode, players are tasked with completing specific objectives in order to progress the game's narrative. In Exploration mode, players can freely explore the game's world and take on side-quests, collect resources, and battle enemies.

The game features a variety of weapons, armor, and abilities that can be used to defeat enemies and progress through the story. Players can also use their ship, the "Dharma," to explore the world and battle pirates.

The game's main story is divided into two parts: the first focuses on defeating the Persian king Darius, while the second focuses on stopping the Cult of Kosmos. The player can complete most of the game's side content in any order. 

The game features a skill tree, which allows the player to unlock new abilities by spending ability points. The game also features a crafting system, which allows the player to create new weapons and armor by gathering resources.

Graphics

Assassin's Creed Odyssey features stunning graphics that bring the world of ancient Greece to life. The game's characters are realistically rendered, and the environment is detailed and lush. The game's lighting effects are also impressive and create an immersive and believable world.

The game features high-quality graphics, which allow the player to explore the game's world in great detail. The game's characters are well-animated and the game's lighting effects are impressive. The game's environment is also well-realized, with a large number of different locations to explore.

Controls

The controls in Assassin's Creed Odyssey are generally responsive and easy to learn. The game's menus are easy to navigate, and the controls are customizable. Players can choose to use a controller or a mouse and keyboard.

Everything feels smooth and natural, and I never had any trouble performing the actions I wanted to. The combat is especially satisfying, and I had a lot of fun mixing and matching different abilities to create my own unique combos.

Replayability

Assassin's Creed Odyssey is a highly replayable game. The game's world is large and filled with secrets to find and side-quests to complete. The game's combat is fun and rewarding, and the story is engaging. The game also features a New Game Plus mode that allows players to further explore the game's world and complete additional challenges.

Conclusion

Assassin's Creed Odyssey is a great game that is sure to please fans of action RPGs. The game's world is large and beautiful, and the combat is rewarding and fun. The story is well-written and engaging, and the game's replayability is high. Assassin's Creed Odyssey is a must-play for fans of the genre.

Pros:

  • Excellent graphics and attention to detail
  • Immersive and detailed world
  • Fun and engaging gameplay
  • Lots of content to explore
  • Nice sound and music

Cons:

  • The story is not as strong as previous games
  • Some glitches and bugs

Graphics and Sound 9

Controls 8

Gameplay 9

Lasting Appeal 8

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