Story editor for Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey rumored

AC Odyssey Story Editor

It must be said, Ubisoft has certainly been hitting the mark so far with all the new features and content in their Greek epic Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey, delivering wholeheartedly on their promises on release. Now even better news has leaked for fans, as Ubisoft tease a Story Editor.

A leak and a fan-site post suggest Ubisoft is developing a story editor for Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, which will allow gamers to craft their own missions for the Ancient Greece-set action-adventure game.

In April, Ubisoft community manager Dominik Voigt, apparently by mistake, put up a post which mentioned a “Story Creator Mode” for Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey. It was subsequently taken down, but – as ever – captured and preserved by Reddit.

And now, Assassin’s Creed fan-site Access The Animus has tweeted: “E3 is approaching and we can finally mention that we were kindly invited to test an upcoming community oriented tool for #AssassinsCreed Odyssey! We can’t say much more for now.” Which sounds very likely to be that story editor.

Assassin’s Creed: Origins came with an Animus Control Panel, which allowed players to tweak various parameters in the game, and a full-blown story mission editor for Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey would represent a logical step forwards from that.

Another Twitter user revealed a tooltip which popped up when playing Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey’s Fate of Atlantis DLC and referenced something entitled “My Stories”, which further suggests a story editor is in the works for the game.

Hopefully, Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey’s story editor will be announced during Ubisoft’s E3 press conference, due to take place at 9 pm UK time on Monday, June 10. For further information, keep an eye on Assassin’s Creed: Odyssey’s website.