June 19, 2024

Murderer’s Creed Shadows pre-orders are “wanting very sturdy”.

That is in line with notable – and infrequently correct – leaker Tom Henderson, who claims that “nobody within the know [at Ubisoft] is dissatisfied” with the variety of pre-orders the highly-anticipated action-RPG has secured up to now.

Murderer’s Creed Shadows cinematic trailer.Watch on YouTube

“Murderer’s Creed Shadows pre-orders are wanting very sturdy,” Henderson mentioned in his full, if temporary, assertion on Twitter/X. “I haven’t got the precise numbers but, however nobody within the know is dissatisfied with them.”

The pre-orders are doubtless clocking up after our first correct take a look at Murderer’s Creed Shadows earlier this week, which detailed the sport’s twin protagonists. Each characters seem entrance and centre within the sport’s new cinematic trailer and on the sport’s cowl, with every providing a markedly completely different play fashion. A gameplay trailer will comply with subsequent month, Ubisoft says.

As Tom described for us on the time, the teaser embedded above opens on Naoe, a feminine shinobi, as she crosses paths with Yasuke, the historic determine depicted right here as a strong samurai. Initially, it appears, the 2 are adversaries – however the pair quickly discover frequent floor. By the top of the trailer, Naoe is sporting the Murderer’s Creed sequence’ iconic Hidden Blade weapon – and each seem like no less than allied with the Assassins.

Ubisoft additionally just lately confirmed that Murderer’s Creed Shadows gamers might want to connect with the web to first set up the sport, though there is no such thing as a “necessary connection” requirement.

“We wished to share some early info on the upcoming launch of Murderer’s Creed Shadows, following some questions we have seen in the neighborhood,” Ubisoft wrote.

“Murderer’s Creed Shadows is not going to require a compulsory connection always. An internet connection might be wanted to put in the sport, however it is possible for you to to play your complete journey offline, and discover Japan with none on-line connection.”