Slaughter Rabbids in For Honor's Real April Fool's Day Event

Slaughter Rabbids in For Honor's Real April Fool's Day Event

On this day of pranks, Ubisoft has actually implemented a special event in which you can fight its lovable creatures.

April Fool's Day is a time for big brands to get their fans unfairly excited over things that will never exist, children to pretend they've broken a limb at the bottom of a staircase, and people to get angry. Ubisoft has gone one better, implementing a brilliant April Fool's Day event into For Honor. You can currently take on an army of Rabbids.

Starting March 31 at 9PM PDT, and ending April 1 at 9PM PDT, players who jump into the game and take part in the special event will be given a melee pack as a reward. The Rabbids will be filling in for minions (not those minions) during this special event.

Rabbids really are in For Honor at the moment | Ubisoft.

We were pretty convinced that the Rabbids event was nothing more than a joke, with Ubisoft putting together some fake screens to make the news seem more believable. Having jumped into a number of For Honor live streams on Twitch this morning, though, the event is very much a real thing and live in the game right now.

The For Honor Rabbid event is part of For Honor's Year 3 content, Year of the Harbinger. Players recently got The Black Prior as part of this season of content, with more set to arrive over the course of 2019.

If you're thinking about jumping in to For Honor, check out our For Honor guides to get a headstart of the game's tactics.

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Tom started life on a circus in Australia before his family moved to the UK. His love of gaming started soon after, which essentially meant he bought every video game magazine available and worked numerous part-time jobs as a child in order to afford costly N64 games. He created UK site VideoGamer.com, of which he was the Editor for over a decade. He now doesn't like circuses.

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