A Picturesque Odyssey: The Most Epic Photos From Assassin's Creed's Ancient Greece

by JP Gemborys on Oct 17, 2018 at 11:30 AM

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey is the first game in the series' to move the story back in time before the dawn of the brotherhood, transporting players to the majestic land of ancient Greece. And by Zeus, what a gorgeous Greece it is.

Brimming with breathtaking vistas, massive stone colossi, wild beasts and iconic architecture, the massive world is bursting with excellent photo opportunities, which is exactly why Ubisoft introduced a new photo mode. And after sending out a request on Twitter, you sent in your very best. Here’s the crème de la crème of picturesque moments from ancient Greece submitted by our wonderful community. 

Michael Leri
The blade itself incites to deeds of violence. - Homer, The Odyssey  
Even a fool learns something once it hits him. - Homer, The Iliad 
Be strong, saith my heart; I am a soldier; I have seen worse sights than this. - Homer, The Iliad

Felicia Curth
Wisdom begins in wonder. - Socrates 
Of all creatures that breathe and move upon the earth...
...nothing is bred that is weaker than man. - Homer, The Odyssey

Chris Taljaard
My name is Nobody. - Homer, The Odyssey  
In all things of nature there is something of the marvelous. - Aristotle 
 This City is what it is because our citizens are what they are. - Plato

 The journey is the thing. - Homer
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light. - Plato

Thomas Windle
There is the sky, which is all men's together. - Euripides 
There is just one life for each of us: our own. - Euripides 
It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light. - Aristotle  

 Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks. - Herodotus
 A man who has been through bitter experiences and traveled far enjoys even his sufferings after a time. - Homer, The Odyssey
Man is a wingless animal with two feet and flat nails. - Plato

Alexander Hedloff

His descent was like nightfall. - Homer, The Iliad

Courage is knowing what not to fear. - Plato 

For more gorgeous photographs from epic games be sure to check out our collection from No Man's Sky and God of War