Assassin’s Creed Valhalla will not get a New Game+ mode despite it being a “highly requested feature”.
While developer Ubisoft acknowledged that the “news will come as a disappointment to some players”, the open-world Viking game will be the first Assassin’s Creed game not to have an option to play due to Valhalla’s “very different structure from its predecessors”. Boot offers a New Game+ Run.
“Assassin’s Creed Valhalla was developed as a unique Assassin’s Creed experience, with a very different structure to its predecessors and offering new ways to engage with the world and its characters,” explained Ubisoft in a blog post (thanks, GamesRadar+). .
“As we explored the implementation of New Game+, we found that the depth of the game gave us limited opportunities to make replayability unique and rewarding.
“We understand that this news will be a disappointment; however, we hope that the new content released over the last few months, including never-before-seen experiences like Forgotten Saga, has provided an exciting and challenging experience for those looking for more repeatable content. ”
However, the team has confirmed that update 1.6.2 – due for release on December 6th – will include the above