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Learn Everything you Need to Know About the Saga of the Norse Gods, from the Creation of the World to the Ragnarök

SINGAPORE – March 28, 2022 – Today, Ubisoft announced the launch of a brand-new season of the Assassin’s Creed® history podcast in collaboration with Paradiso Media. After a first season, launched in 2020, chronicling the epic exploits of Viking warriors, this ‘Ragnarök‘ series will invite listeners to delve into the myths of the new expansion Assassin’s Creed Valhalla: Dawn of Ragnarök. Listen to a fascinating audio experience and gripping stories with insights from leading experts in Norse mythology.

Echoes of History podcast today offers listeners the chance to experience the epic tales of Norse gods and dive deep into the nine realms of the Norse cosmos. Enriched with comments from historians who specialize in Norse mythology, the Ragnarök series aims to showcase how these epic sagas influenced our modern-day culture. 

This series of podcasts is divided into 5 episodes of 15 minutes each and offers a historical documentary series in audio. Historians and international well-known experts will bring to life the glorious stories of the Norse mythology, as you have never heard before: 

  • Episode 1: The birth of the universe
  • Episode 2: Nine vast and rich realms
  • Episode 3: Exploits of the gods
  • Episode 4: Loki, the fun god turned murderous pariah
  • Episode 5: Ragnarök, twilight of the gods

This season of Echoes of History will also welcome Lance Geiger “The History Guy”, as a special guest to host, to share with the listeners his passion for Norse Gods and Sagas. 

Echoes of History podcast is available to listen on multiple platforms: https://lnk.to/echoesofhistory

 

With development led by Ubisoft Sofia, in Dawn of Ragnarök, Eivor must embrace their destiny as Odin, the Norse god of Battle and Wisdom. The dwarven kingdom of Svartalfheim is crumbling, and amid the chaos, Odin’s beloved son, Baldr, has been taken prisoner by the unkillable fire giant, Surtr. Players will be able to unleash new divine powers as they continue their legendary Viking saga by embarking on a desperate rescue quest through a mythological world of contrasts.

 

With development led by Ubisoft Montreal*, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla offers players the captivating experience of playing as Eivor, a legendary Viking warrior, driven from Norway by endless wars and dwindling resources in ninth century AD.

 

For more information about Echoes of History Podcast, please visit https://www.ubisoft.com/fr-fr/game/assassins-creed/valhalla/podcast 

 

For more information about Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, please visit assassinscreed.com.

 

For the latest news on Assassin’s Creed Valhalla and other Ubisoft games, please visit news.ubisoft.com. 

 

*Associate Ubisoft studios are Sofia, Singapore, Montpellier, Barcelona, Kyiv, Bordeaux, Shanghai, Chengdu, Philippines, Quebec, Bucharest, Saguenay, Winnipeg and Pune. Additional help provided by external partner Sperasoft. 

About Paradiso Founded in 2019 by Lorenzo Benedetti, Louis Daboussy and Benoit Dunaigre, PARADISO MEDIA is an international podcast studio based in Paris and Los Angeles whose mission is to connect cultures through conversation. Paradiso creates “cinema for the ears” through multilingual narrative audio storytelling. The studio has released over 40 original, commissioned and branded podcasts with partners including Spotify, Audible, Amazon Music, Stitcher, Deezer and Sybel.

 

About Assassin’s Creed


Since it first launched in 2007, the Assassin’s Creed series has sold more than 155 million games worldwide. The franchise is now established as one of the best-selling series in video game history. Recognized for having some of the richest, most engrossing storytelling in the industry, Assassin’s Creed transcends video games, branching out into numerous other entertainment media.

 

About Ubisoft Ubisoft is a creator of worlds, committed to enriching players’ lives with original and memorable entertainment experiences. Ubisoft’s global teams create and develop a deep and diverse portfolio of games, featuring brands such as Assassin’s Creed ®, Brawlhalla®, For Honor®, Far Cry®, Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon®, Just Dance®, Rabbids, Tom Clancy’s Rainbow Six®, The Crew®, Tom Clancy’s The Division®, and Watch Dogs®. Through Ubisoft Connect, players can enjoy an ecosystem of services to enhance their gaming experience, get rewards and connect with friends across platforms. With Ubisoft+, the subscription service, they can access a growing catalog of more than 100 Ubisoft games and DLC. For the 2020-21 fiscal year, Ubisoft generated net bookings of €2,241 million. To learn more, please visit: www.ubisoftgroup.com.

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