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Breaking News: Assassin's Creed Shadows Trailer Coming May 2024


13 May 2024

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After 20 months since the original reveal of Assassin's Creed Codename Red, Ubisoft has finally announced that the game is officially titled 'Assassin's Creed: Shadows'.

A reveal trailer is due to launch on May 15th at 5pm BST according to a short countdown teaser video that has been posted on social media platforms and also sent out on multiple accounts via Ubisoft's mailing system.

According to former Assassin's Creed Community Developer Sebasteann, the hourglass is located in Shinsekai, Osaka.

''Assassin's Creed Codename Red becomes Assassin's Creed Shadows. Tune-in for the Official Cinematic World Premiere Trailer on May 15, 9 AM PT. #AssassinsCreedShadows''

Ubisoft also revealed the new logo and branding for Assassin's Creed Shadows.


The official Assassin's creed Twitter accounts changed their banners to this image, containing a secret message which can only be decoded using a cypher, available on the Ubisoft website.

Good luck Codebreakers!


Another code sent out by the Assassin's Creed mailing list.


Teaser for an upcoming Cinematic Trailer.


Ubisoft also announced a new season of the Echoes of History podcast.

''Introducing a new chapter of Echoes of History, the podcast that explores the incredible real-life stories and events that inspire the locations, characters, and storylines of the legendary Assassin’s Creed.

Join your host, historian Matt Lewis, and regular contributor Holly Nielsen, as they guide you into the worlds of Assassin’s Creed, talking to historical experts to uncover the secrets of the past before stepping ‘into the Animus’ to delve into how these moments are recreated.

New weekly episodes every Monday.

Echoes of History - a Ubisoft podcast brought to you by History Hit.

Music by The Flight.''


The floodgates are about to open on all things Assassin's Creed: Shadows, so stay vigilant Assassins!


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Col is one of the UK's leading Assassin's Creed Community members, and is best known for establishing both 'The Ones Who Came Before' fan community and 'Isu_Network' content creation program.

As Team Leader for The Ones Who Came Before, Col was officially recognised by Ubisoft, becoming one the UK Assassin's Creed community ambassadors in 2016. He has attended many events after spending a decade in the AC Community, and has worked on countless projects, all of which you can find here on TOWCB website.

He is also a former Ubisoft Star Player and member of The Mentors Guild, two recognisable community programs which opened doors and took his status within the AC Community to the next level.

Colum Blackett (Col_96)

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