Assassin's Creed Mirage was made available for preorder on Sept. 12, 2022; while the game is more than a few months away, there is a lot of news and speculation about the latest Ubisoft game. One such question has to do with whether or not Assassin's Creed Mirage would have lootboxes.
Assassin's Creed Mirage is not scheduled to release until sometime in 2023, yet today some controversy started to spread revolving around whether or not the game would include lootboxes or feature real gambling.
This rumor started to spread after some store pages for the preorder started to display the game with an Adults Only ESRB rating, that extra rating was due to the supposed gambling in game.
No, there will not be any lootboxes or gambling included in Assassin's Creed Mirage
Here is the full tweet from Assassin's Creed providing an update on the rumors:
Will Assassin's Creed Mirage Have Lootboxes?
While Assassin's Creed is not scheduled to come out anytime soon, we do have some news on the new game. The game will be set in Baghdad and will follow the character of Basim as he grows into a great assassin.
The game is scheduled to release in 2023, and for gamers wondering what console the game can be found on, you are in luck. Assassin's Creed Mirage will release on PS4 and PS5 as well as Xbox One and Xbox Series X/S. The game will also be available on PC and Amazon Luna.
Check out the trailer for the game here:
Here is a brief description of the game via Ubisoft:
Experience a modern take on the features and gameplay that have defined a franchise for 15 years. Journey to Alamut, the legendary home of the Assassins who laid the foundations of the Creed in this heartfelt homage to the game that started it all.- Assassin's Creed Mirage official website