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Details revealed for Assassin’s Creed Origins: Desert Oath prequel novel

Amazon has put up a listing for Assassin’s Creed Origins: Desert Oath, revealing the cover as well as several other details. If you are interested, the prequel novel to the latest Assassin’s Creed videogame is available for preorder with this link. You can also take a look at the cover for Desert Oath with the image located just below this paragraph.

The upcoming novel is being written by Oliver Bowden. You can check out an overview of the story below (via the aforementioned retail listing):

The official prequel to the highly anticipated latest instalment in the Assassin’s Creed video game series.

Before Assassin’s Creed: Origins, there was an Oath.

Egypt, 70BC, a merciless killer stalks the land. His mission: to find and destroy the last members of an ancient order, the Medjay – to eradicate the bloodline.

In peaceful Siwa, the town’s protector abruptly departs, leaving his teenage son, Bayek, with questions about his own future and a sense of purpose he knows he must fulfill.

Bayek sets off in search of answers, his journey taking him along the Nile and through an Egypt in turmoil, facing the dangers and the mysteries of the Medjay’s path.

Assassin’s Creed Origins: Desert Oath will be released on the 10th of October in the North American region.