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December 15, 2022

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[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Game Developer and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource Games Press]

Ubisoft | LONDON, UK – 15TH December, 2022 - Today, Ubisoft announced that Assassin’s Creed® Valhalla, the latest opus from the Award-winning Assassin’s Creed franchise, will have a Free Weekend starting today until 19th December* on Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, as well as Windows PC through the Ubisoft Store, the Epic Games Store and Steam. **

During the Free Weekend, players will have access to the full main game content***, and their progression will carry over if they decide to purchase the game. For the first time, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla will also be hosting a friend referral program that will allow players to invite their friends to write their own Viking Saga and earn rewards.

With development led by Ubisoft Montreal****, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla offers players the captivating experience of playing as Eivor, a legendary Viking warrior, driven from Norway by endless wars and dwindling resources in ninth century AD. Players can relive the ruthless fighting style of Viking warriors with a dynamic dual-wielding combat system and experience exciting gameplay features such as raids, assaults, and the settlement, as well as a substantial progression and gear upgrade system. Political alliances, combat decisions and dialogue choices can influence the world of Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, so players must choose wisely to protect their clan’s home and their future.

For more information about Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, please visit assassinscreed.com/valhalla.
For the latest news on Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and other Ubisoft games, please visit news.ubisoft.com. 

*The Free Weekend will happen from 15th December 6:00PM UTC to 19th December 12:00PM UTC on PlayStation, 4 PlayStation 5 and Xbox consoles. The Free Weekend will happen from 15th December 5:00PM UTC to 19th December 12:00PM UTC on PC. The preload will be available on 13th December 4:00PM UTC on PlayStation console and PC, and on 15th December 6:00PM UTC on Xbox One/Series. For more details please visit: https://freeweekend.ubisoft.com/acv

** An internet connection is required to access the Free Weekend along an Xbox Live Gold subscription. Japanese players could only access to the Free Weekend on PS4 and PS5. For German players only, a PS+ subscription is needed to access the Free Weekend on PS4 and PS5. The Free Weekend is not available for Russian, Belarus and Chinese players.

***Any progression made during the Free Weekend will carry over when players upgrade to the full game, on any platform of their choice thanks to our cross-platform cloud save system. An online connection might be required to start the game as a free player access the free weekend trial.

****Associate Ubisoft studios are Sofia, Singapore, Montpellier, Barcelona, Kyiv, Bordeaux, Shanghai, Chengdu, Philippines, Quebec, Bucharest, Saguenay, Winnipeg and Pune. Additional help provided by external partner Sperasoft.

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