Does Assassin's Creed Odyssey Have New Game Plus?

Does Assassin's Creed Odyssey Have New Game Plus?

We explain whether you can restart your game in Assassin's Creed Odyssey and what carries over when you do.

Despite having such a huge world to conquer and explore, Assassin's Creed Odyssey can't last forever, and players who make their way through all four corners of Ancient Greece may be willing to start anew, though not necessarily give up their progress along the way. We'll answer the question: "does Assassin's Creed Odyssey have New Game Plus?", and what you'll need to do to unlock it.

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Does Assassin's Creed Odyssey Have New Game Plus?

Yes, Assassin's Creed Odyssey does have New Game Plus! It isn't available until you've completed the game in one form or another, but players who reach one of the game's endings will be able to play a new game with their upgraded weapons and skills from the start.

Getting one of the game's endings allows you to start New Game Plus from the pause menu. | Joel Franey/USG, Ubisoft

How to Start New Game Plus

Once you've unlocked it, players will be able to start New Game Plus from the pause menu, the option now clearly visible. You will have to be in the loaded save file you wish to carry equipment over though - you can't start it from the main menu.

What Carries Over into New Game Plus?

The following gameplay factors carry over from your first game to New Game Plus:

Another feature of New Game Plus is enemy scaling, meaning that whatever level you're at, you're always likely to have a substantial challenge, and that equipped gear and abilities are more important than your level.

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.

Can You Change Between Alexios and Kassandra in New Game Plus?

Yes, you can! Players will be able to repeat and change choices they made in the previous game, essentially starting the story from scratch, and which character you play as is one of those choices. It won't impact what abilities or equipment you can have, only changing a few very minor story elements and what kind of performance the two characters give.

As you're starting over, why not see what other AC: Odyssey content we've got at USG? Mike's review of the game can be found here, or check out what we have to say on the game in this episode of Axe of the Blood God.

Joel Franey

Guides Writer

Joel loves books, games, comics and drinks that make a person feel like they just got kicked in the head by a mule. He has a Masters in writing from Sussex, which he somehow got by writing about Superman. He is absolutely NOT three children in a long coat, so please stop asking.

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