When announcing Assassin’s Creed Mirage, Ubisoft assured that returning the series to its roots would be without loot boxes, however, there was no such clarity about microtransactions. However, recent events have put the icing on the cake.
Assassin’s Creed Mirage recently received an age rating in Germany. In the description on the site USK It was stated that the game has an option to directly purchase additional content (bonus “levels”, premium currency, skins, disabled ads).
Fans saw this description as a hint about the appearance of microtransactions in Assassin’s Creed Mirage, and their fears were confirmed by blogger j0nathan. publication Screenshot of the premium alternate costume for the protagonist.
The set revealed by j0nathan is called the Fire Demon Pack I. It includes fire armor for the protagonist, a themed weapon and a demonic-looking mount. It is noteworthy that soon the screenshot will appear REMOVED at the request of the copyright owner.
Fan reactions to the reveal are mostly come down to apathy – nothing else was expected in the Ubisoft community. For some, however, such alternative appearances did not seem entirely appropriate.
“We are taking the game back to its historical and gaming roots. You can also dress up as a demon from hell with a rainbow sword and a giant frog instead of a horse for $9.99.draws a parallel Orick Jagstone.
Assassin’s Creed Mirage is expected to be released on October 12 for PC (EGS, Ubisoft Connect), PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and S, and the Luna service. The game will be significantly shorter than Assassin’s Creed Valhalla.