It is almost time to explore Ancient Egypt! On October 27th, Assassin’s Creed Origins will be released on Xbox One, PC, and PlayStation 4.

We are so excited for you to discover all the mysteries and challenges that lay waiting in Cleopatra’s Egypt, but before the journey starts, we would like to share some useful information regarding:

  • Preload and Playable Times
  • Day One Update
  • Downloadable Audio Language Packs

Preload and Playable Times

PS4 X1 PC Uplay PC Steam
Preload SIEA [Americas] Oct 25th @ 0400 UTC
SIEE [Europe] Oct 25th @ 0000 Local*
SIEJ [Japan] Oct 25th @ 1700 UTC
Available now Oct 24th @ 1600 UTC Oct 24th @ 1600 UTC
Playable SIEA [Americas] Oct 27th @ 0400 UTC
SIEE [Europe] Oct 27th @ 0000 Local*
SIEJ [Japan] Oct 27th @ 1700 UTC
Oct 27th @ 0000 Local* Oct 27th @ 0000 AEDT [UTC +11] for Asia
0000 CEST [UTC +2] for Europe
0000 EDT [UTC -4] for Americas
Oct 27th @ 0400 UTC
*0000 Local means a release at 12 AM in your time zone.

Day One Update

Update Size:

  • Xbox consoles: 1.4 GB
  • PlayStation consoles: 1.3 GB
  • PC: 1.2 GB

The Day One Update will focus on the following:

  • Fine-tuning the balancing of the game.
  • Improving performance and stability.
  • Reworking Photo Mode controls for better player comfort.

To ensure the best game experience, we encourage you to download and install the Day One Patch. You will find below some tips to verify that everything is ready before you play

  • If you purchased a digital version of the game, the Day One update will be automatically downloaded and installed along with the main game.
  • If you purchased a disc copy of the game for Xbox or PlayStation, you might have to check if the game is up-to-date (1.02 version), and if it’s not the case to accept the download and installation of the Day One Update.
  • If you purchased a disc copy of the game for PC, the Day One Update will be downloaded and installed along with the game executable.

IMPORTANT: There will be another Title Update available in early November, which will most notably include 4K and Dolby Atmos support for Xbox One X and support of HDR displays for Xbox One X and PS4/PS4 Pro.

Audio Language Packs

When launching Assassin’s Creed Origins, you will have the option to download and install separate audio language packs of your choice, available in your region. Each pack weighs approximately 500 MB.

The audio language downloads will be found in-game for both physical and digital copies, so you can find them with ease, and will require a high-speed internet connection.

For more information on how to download these language packs, please refer to this FAQ:

Audio language packs available:

  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Russian
  • Japanese
  • Brazilian Portuguese

As always, please make sure to visit our Official Website and follow @assassinscreed on Twitter in order to receive the latest updates on Assassin’s Creed Origins.