MORE THAN 20 MILLION PICTURES TAKEN BY PLAYERS AROUND THE WORLD SINCE RELEASEp>LONDON — DECEMBER 6TH, 2017 — Today, Ubisoft announced that the Assassin’s Creed® Origins Photo Mode contest will run from December 7th, 2017, at 14:00 UK time until January 10th, 2018, at 16:59 UK time. Each week, the Assassin’s Creed Origins dev team will reveal a new theme at assassinscreed.com, and on Twitter @assassinscreed, and participants will need to submit their photo based on the week’s theme on the EasyPromos App portal: https://a.cstmapp.com/p/22408. The Assassin’s Creed Origins dev team will judge the competition and choose five winners each week – one grand prize winner and four runner-up winners. This week’s theme is Wild Life, which will have players exploring the living, breathing world of Assassin’s Creed Origins.
Each runner-up winner will receive a season pass code, or if they already own the season pass, an official Assassin’s Creed shirt. Grand prize winners will receive the same prizes as the runner-up winners, and will also have their photography displayed at Ubisoft Montreal and they will receive their own printed version from Cook & Becker, a high-quality online art dealership. For further information about the official rules, please visit: click here
With more than 20 million pictures taken, the in-game photo mode feature in Assassin’s Creed Origins provides players with a unique way to capture the beauty of their journey across Ancient Egypt and share their best memories with friends and the community. Photo mode also offers many options to create unique photos, with 17 distinct filters and range of parameters to play with, such as exposure, vignetting, colour temperature, tint, saturation and noise.
Anyone can see creations from the community directly displayed and geolocalised in the in-game world map. For inspiration, players can also discover original concept art created by the dev team, popping up every day in the world map. The official website also offers a perfect way to browse through a gallery of pictures taken by the community. While the Assassin’s Creed Origins dev team will be judging the competition, players and non-players with a Ubisoft account can “Like” their favourite photos in the gallery on the official photo mode website at assassinscreed.com/photomode.
For discovering the top fan pictures selected by the Assassin’s Creed Origins development team so far, please visit: https://blog.ubi.com/?p=48400
To see the official Photo Mode website, please visit: http://www.assassinscreed.com/photomode
For more information about Assassin’s Creed Origins, please visit www.assassinscreed.com .
About Assassin’s Creed Origins
Assassin’s Creed Origins takes place in Ancient Egypt, the most mysterious place in history, during a crucial period that will shape civilization. Playing as Bayek, a protector of Egypt, players will journey into a living, systemic open world, and discover the secrets behind the Great Pyramids, forgotten myths, the last pharaohs and – engraved in long-lost hieroglyphics – the origin story of the Assassin’s Brotherhood.
Assassin’s Creed Origins is a brand-new vision for the franchise, embracing action-RPG elements where players level up, loot and choose their abilities to customize their very own skilled Assassin. A reinvented combat system allows players to experience a completely new way to battle as they master a variety of weapons with different characteristics and rarities to defeat challenging enemies and unique bosses. The revamped narrative experience offers total freedom for players to choose and complete quests at their own pace, with each adventure telling an intense and emotional story full of colorful characters and meaningful objectives. With an entire country to explore, from deserts to lush oases, from the Mediterranean Sea to the tombs of Giza, players will fight against dangerous factions and wild beasts as they explore this gigantic and unpredictable land.
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