Published on August 22nd, 2023 | by Alex Novus

Assassin’s Creed Mirage’s New Podcast Series Explores 9th century Baghdad History and Stories, Available Now on all podcast platforms

Today, Ubisoft announced that the first episode of Baghdad Soundwalks, a new podcast documentary series, is available now on all podcast platforms*. Take a deep dive into the history of the next installment in the Assassin’s Creed Franchise, Assassin’s Creed Mirage, and let our experts guide you through the streets of 9th century Baghdad with this immersive audio experience.

Baghdad Soundwalks invites listeners to learn more about the Abbasid Caliphate and the city’s architecture, science, art, and economy, with a unique audio podcast experience that has the feel of a documentary series.

Figures of Baghdad will be released at the end of October. It immerses listeners into the lives of ten historical characters featured in Assassin’s Creed Mirage.

Each weekly episode of these series is 15 minutes long and will be available worldwide in English and German. Professor Ali Olomi, Historian and Podcaster will host Baghdad Soundwalks alongside Deana Hosseini, Content Creator specializing in Middle Easter myths, She will also be hosting Figures of Baghdad.

To listen to the podcast series, please visit:

With development led by Ubisoft Bordeaux**, Assassin’s Creed Mirage is a special game made to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the series. With Mirage, the studio pays homage to the game that started it all by offering a tightly crafted, narrative driven action-adventure experience set in an immersive medieval Middle Eastern setting. Assassin’s Creed Mirage tells a powerful coming of age story featuring charismatic protagonists. You play as Basim, a cunning street thief with nightmarish visions, who embarks on a quest to join the Hidden Ones as he seeks justice and answers. Mirage will launch on October 5, 2023, on all platforms. Pre-orders are available on PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, Xbox Series X | S, Xbox One, as well as on Windows PC through the Epic Games Store and the Ubisoft Store***, in addition to retailer stores, with a price of AU$79.95 for the Standard Edition****.

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While not travelling, reading, gaming, watching films AND writing reviews and articles, Alex loves exploring the shops of Melbourne searching for classic pop culture trinkets.

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