Assassin’s Creed Valhalla soundtrack will include compositions by Einar Selvik, who also composed the soundtrack of the TV show Vikings.
Twitter user AccessTheAnimus spotted this information in the statement on Ubisoft’s German online store. As translated from German, the statement reads “[a] selected soundtrack of the game with music by renowned composers,” listing Selvik, Jesper Kyd, and Sarah Shachner.
Apparently the German Ubisoft Store reported that the soundtrack of #AssassinsCreed Valhalla will be composed by Jesper Kyd, Sarah Shachner and Einar Selvik (who composed for the Vikings TV series!) pic.twitter.com/fDdE46l8Hl
— AccessTheAnimus (@AccessTheAnimus) May 11, 2020
Jasper Kyd is also a familiar name, having composed soundtracks for the Assassin’s Creed, Hitman and Borderlands Series. Shachner, on the other hand, has also worked on Assassin’s Creed titles in addition to Call of Duty ones.
The latest title in the series, Assassin’s Creed Valhalla revealed last month. It will star a Viking raider called Eivor and will feature an open world during England’s Dark Ages. Similar to previous titles in the series, players will be able to visit famous landmarks within the game, such as Stonehedge. They will even be able to participate in Viking rap battles in a featured mini game.
Assassin’s Creed Valhalla will be launching this holiday season on PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X and Stadia.
Assassin's Creed Valhalla