Ubisoft reveals a collaboration with Final Fantasy XV, Gamescom 2017.
The developers behind Assassins Creed Origins and Final Fantasy XV announced a collaboration between the two franchises to what Ubisoft says is “paying homage to each other’s gaming universes.” The teams announced the collaboration at this years ongoing Gamescom event by revealing a piece of artwork featuring Bayek from Assassin’s Creed Origins and Noctis from Final Fantasy XV.
“This collaboration is the result of being huge fans,” says Ashraf Ismail, game director at Ubisoft Montreal. “There’s a lot of respect between the two teams and we couldn’t be more thrilled with the opportunity to pay homage to each other’s work.”
The event kicks-off in a week on August 30 with FFXV players getting a free DLC containing a special Assassins Festival. Players will get a chance to have special outfit and abilities to look and feel like an assassin. The town of Lestallum will transform itself for the event with signs and banners signaling the arrival of the festival.