Assassin's Creed Odyssey Controls Guide

Assassin's Creed Odyssey Controls Guide

We show you the controller layout and how to perform all actions when exploring the lands of Ancient Greece.

It's important to know what you're doing as you play through Assassin's Creed Odyssey, including having a mastery of the controls. We've got all the Assassin's Creed Odyssey controls below to help you get the edge in battle.

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All Controls for Assassin's Creed Odyssey

The controls in Assassin's Creed Odyssey differ depending on your circumstances, whether on foot, on horseback, controlling Ikaros the eagle or sailing in a ship or rowboat. Below we've got the full list of controls, whether you're playing on an Xbox or PS4 controller.

PS4 Controls

The standard control layout on an PS4 controller. | Ubisoft

If you're cutting through Assassin's Creed Odyssey, we've got everything you'd ever need at our Walkthrough here. Whether it's combat, stealth or finding the best items, we can provide.

Xbox One Controls

The standard control layout on an Xbox One controller. | Ubisoft

How to Change Controls and Key Mappings

The amount you can alter the controls in Odyssey varies depending on whether you're playing on console or PC, but you'll be able to effect certain controls either way by doing the following:

  1. Go to main menu
  2. Select "Options"
  3. Select "Controls"

This section of the menu will have various options including alternate control schemes for players.

If that helped you get to grips with AC: Odyssey, why not check some more of USG's Odyssey material? We've got Mike's review of the game here, or see how Odyssey takes a very particular approach to relationships here.

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