Assassin’s Creed Valhalla- Leaks Suggest a Major Exciting Update Is on the Horizon

Published 10/22/2021, 3:44 PM EDT


The latest content update in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is taking players on a journey through ninth-century Norway and England, helping them learn more about vikings and their history with the Viking Age Tour. But before the fans could experience the event completely, datamining efforts for the next expansion had already begun.

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Ubisoft refuses to give out any key details about the second year of expansions after confirming the next expansion is already in the works. On the other hand, insiders have taken the liberty to do so on behalf of the gaming company. Datamining efforts regarding the Viking Tour update suggest the next major arc could be called ‘Dawn of Ragnarök’.

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While glimpses of Ragnarök have been observed in the game before, the third expansion is set to revolve around the creature. Assassin’s Creed leaker, j0nathan, explains the possible content for the next arc, connecting dots with all the teasers from the devs in his latest video. In his datamining efforts, he also mined details that could be achievements/trophy lists of the coming update.

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Ubisoft previously teased Muspelheim, whose forces, as per Eurogamer, look to storm Svartalfheim, hinting that the expansion could take place in the dwarven realm of Svartalfheim.

Additionally, the protagonist, Eivor, might finally have the chance to expand his arsenal with new weapons and abilities. Some of these might be the ability to fly like a crow, invisibility, teleportation using arrows, ice powers, the resurrection of enemies, and a new spear according to the reports.

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The achievements/trophy list in the leaks include:

  • All territories of Svartalfheim
  • Fully upgrading Odin’s Bracer
  • All Dwarven Shelters
  • 30 enemies with an Atgeir
  • Teleport assassinate two enemies and fly away without being detected

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As of now, there has been no official word from Ubisoft, and it might be a while before fans hear anything noteworthy from the devs. While you wait for confirmation, don’t forget to experience the real-world Viking exploits in the Viking Age Tour.

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Tanay Grover

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Tanay Grover, an eSports writer for EssentiallySports, is currently pursuing a degree in technology. Before finding his way into the world of eSports, he worked on Social Media management. An enthusiastic soccer player who never played any other game except FIFA, he found his calling when he started playing Valorant and Pokemon GO.

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