Assassin’s Creed Mirage Setting
Assassin’s Creed Mirage is set in Baghdad, Iraq, during the city’s golden age in 861 AD. The game follows Basim Ibn Ishaq, a character first introduced in Assassin’s Creed Valhalla, as he transitions from street thief to fully-fledged member of the Assassin Brotherhood. The game is set principally in the city of Baghdad, which is divided into four districts, but also features Alamut, the fortress headquarters of the Hidden Ones.
Here are some more details about the setting of Assassin’s Creed Mirage:
- The game is set in the 9th century, during the golden age of Baghdad. This was a time of great prosperity and cultural development for the city.
- Baghdad was a major center of trade and learning, and was home to a diverse population of Muslims, Christians, Jews, and Zoroastrians.
- The city was also a hotbed of political intrigue, and was often at the center of conflicts between the Abbasid Caliphate and its rivals.
- Assassin’s Creed Mirage will explore this rich and complex history, and will give players a unique glimpse into the life of a young Basim Ibn Ishaq as he becomes a member of the Assassin Brotherhood.