The Assassin’s Creed series is coming back for another round later this year with Odyssey, and hardcore fans will be interested in an upcoming companion art book. The book is called The Art of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey, and the book’s official Amazon page has just gone live and reveals lots of new information on the release.
The following is the The Art of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey official product description:
“Discover the art of Ubisoft’s Assassin’s Creed® Odyssey in this exclusive collection. The Art of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey features concept sketches, texture studies, character art from the game, plus insightful commentary from the creators.
The newest game in the franchise, Assassin’s Creed® Odyssey, takes players on an epic voyage through history. The Art of Assassin’s Creed Odyssey collates hundreds of concept arts, including sketches, final paintings, and 3D renders, alongside in-depth commentary from the artists and developers, representing the ultimate insight into the design processes behind the game.”
The book is slated for a hardcover release on October 9th, which is shortly after the video game releases on several platforms. There are 208 pages in total, with Titan Book being the publisher. Amazon currently has the book listed for $39.95. You can check out the front cover at the bottom of this post.
Those of you who are also interested in the accompanying game will be glad to know that it releases on October 5th for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. The game will be following up last year’s Origins, which was the first release in the series following the hiatus.