Ubisoft Bids Farewell to Assassin’s Creed Shadows After 11 Years

On November 15th the time has finally come: On this day, Ubisoft releases Assassin's Creed Shadows – for Xbox Series, PlayStation 5 and PC. Anyone who is still on Xbox One or PS4 is looking at the tube for the first time in 11 years.

Assassin's Creed Shadows is not coming to PS4 and Xbox One

It was high time for Ubisoft to take this step. After 11 years, the company has decided to turn its back on last-gen consoles. The result: the new Assassin's Creed Shadows appears for the first time only for current-gen platforms, so Xbox Series, PS5 and PC.


It remains to be seen whether the change will also be noticeable in terms of graphics quality and performance. In the recently released trailer you can only see render scenes – fans are currently still waiting for real gameplay. It's quite possible that it is on the next Ubisoft Forward can be seen. This will take place on June 10, 2024. Assassin's Creed fans don't have to wait too long anymore.

Assassin's Creed Shadows: Ubisoft is increasing the price

Since Assassin's Creed Shadows is purely a current-gen game, Ubisoft has decided to increase the price slightly. Xbox and PlayStation players must play for the standard version an impressive 79.99 euros put it on the table, PC players will pay 69.99 euros. For comparison: When it was released, Assassin's Creed Valhalla cost 69.99 euros on PlayStation and Xbox, or 59.99 euros on the PC.

Have you already watched the first trailer for Assassin's Creed Shadows?

A direct price comparison with the much newer Assassin's Creed Mirage (test) is not advisable in this case, as Mirage is a smaller spin-off that was originally planned as DLC for Valhalla.


Accordingly, Ubisoft lowered the selling price slightly. Mirage regularly costs 49.99 euros on all platforms. PC players can currently secure the current adventure in the action-adventure series for a paltry 14.99 euros as there is a big sale in the Ubisoft Store.