AC Valhalla Is Giving Altair Amor & Free Opals To All Players

As a token of appreciation, Ubisoft is rewarding all Assassin’s Creed Valhalla players with the Godly Rewards, giving everyone in the community free access to Altaïr’s armor and 300 Opal. Though AC Valhalla continues to sell well, opinions on the content itself are rather divisive amongst fans.

Several weeks after launch, developer Ubisoft Montréal rolled out the Yule Festival update, which added seasonal quests and activities that later expired. The content then began to dry up, leaving players to question Ubisoft’s focus on the latest Assassin’s Creed entry, especially following concerns about ongoing support for microtransactions. Things have improved in recent weeks, though. For example, the free River Raids update arrived in mid-February, introducing a new game mode centered around Assassin’s Creed Valhalla’s raiding component. Today, Ubisoft Montréal unleashed Title Update 1.2.0, a patch that debuts the Ostara Festival, the Transmogrification feature, and three extra skills. Players can access a few more goodies in the Animus Store, too.


In a post on the Assassin’s Creed Twitter account, Ubisoft announced that all players can now visit the Animus Store and unlock the Godly Reward free of charge. This “community appreciation gift” gives fans access to Altaïr’s armor from the original Assassin’s Creed, Yule Festival rewards, and 300 Opal, the latter of which acts as in-game currency for premium items that are purchasable through Reda. A subsequent post from the Assassin’s Creed page noted that some users have encountered a [0x70000d03] error when trying to unlock the Godly Reward. The team is presently investigating the matter.

Free content as an appreciation gift to players is nothing if not a good gesture, and hopefully the development crew is able to identify whatever issue hinders some fans from unlocking the free items. But whether or not this marks a turning of the tide for AC Valhalla remains to be seen.

Notably, some AC Valhalla players considered the River Raids update a disappointment. With the latest update, fans have expressed their dismay in learning that using the Transmog feature costs in-game coin, whereas the same appearance-based options were available in Assassin’s Creed Odyssey at no extra cost. Taking all of the above into consideration, it’ll be interesting to see how Assassin’s Creed faithful respond to the Ostara Festival and the game’s future paid DLC, the first of which, Wrath of the Druids, is set to arrive on an unspecified date this spring.

Assassin’s Creed Valhalla is available to play now on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, and Xbox Series X|S.

Source: Assassin’s Creed

Devolver Digital Slams Sonic Origins Ridiculous DLC Plan With Perfect Response

About The Author

Brianna Reeves (2097 Articles Published)

A Senior Writer on Screen Rant’s Game News team, Brianna Reeves graduated from Sam Houston Statue University in 2018 with a Master of Arts in English Literature. Brianna’s enthusiasm for games dates back to Mortal Kombat Trilogy on PlayStation 1, along with classics like MediEvil, Syphon Filter, and THPS2. However, Red Dead Redemption reinvigorated her love for the medium; hopefully, that passion reflects in the work she has contributed to Comic Book Resources, PlayStation LifeStyle, GVMERS, and Screen Rant.

More From Brianna Reeves

Related Posts

The Bold Type: 10 Best Outfits On The Show

In The Bold Type, there is a lot to love. This female-driven show celebrates womanhood as well as shows off some incredible fashion.

Super Mario 64: The 10 Most Memorable Stars

Every star in Super Mario 64 is its own special challenge. Here are some of the most memorable within the game.

Pokémon GO: Where to Find XL Candies (& What They’re For)

XL candies are a new resource that trainers can use to raise their team's combat power beyond the old power cap. Here's how to get them in Pokémon GO.

Magneto & Professor X Dethroned by Emma Frost In New X-Men Cover

The cover of X-Men: Inferno #2 reveals Emma Frost is about to dethrone Magneto and Professor X as leaders of the mutant nation of Krakoa.

Secretlab’s Cyberpunk 2077 Edition Chair Review: Contrast Meets Comfort

Secretlab's Cyberpunk 2077 Edition chair is a premium, high quality centerpiece for a gamer's battlestation setup, that is if the colors work for you.

Why Assassin’s Creed’s Next Game Could Be In Brazil

Ubisoft writer Alain Mercieca teased that the next Assassin's Creed might be set in Brazil. Here's what point of history the developer could explore.

Is Eternals Really The Worst MCU Movie?

The critical response to Marvel's Eternals has been disappointing to say the least - but is Chloe Zhao's Eternals really the worst of the MCU to date?

Pixel 6 Pro Vs. iPhone 13 Pro Max: Is Google Or Apple Best For Video?

Google's Pixel 6 Pro offers stronger video performance by applying HDR to every frame and adds a long zoom, but can it beat the iPhone 13 Pro Max?