- Control a clan of hominids at the dawn of humankind in the beautiful yet dangerous world of Neogene Africa
- From the lush jungle to the golden savanna, discover everything the land has to offer; but be aware of dangers all around
- Available for pre-order today on the Microsoft Store and set for release December 6 on Xbox One
Prepare to embark on the greatest adventure of all time: your own. Today, the teams at Panache Digital Games and Private Division are excited to announce that Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey is now available for Xbox fans to pre-order digitally on the Microsoft Store.
Start your lineage 10 million years ago where you control a
clan of our hominid ancestors. Your story begins at the dawn of humankind in
the beautiful yet dangerous world of Neogene Africa. From the lush jungle to
the golden savanna, discover everything the land has to offer but beware of
danger that lurks around.
As you trek across Africa, expand your territory by conquering fear of the unknown while growing your clan to find strength in numbers. Control different clan members, form bonds, and create families that work together. This is your only chance of survival.
“Your discoveries and ingenuity will help future generations become more adept at survival as you decide which attributes to pass on.”
Evolve across generations and species as you decide what
traits to learn and hone. Your discoveries and ingenuity will help future
generations become more adept at survival as you decide which attributes to
pass on. Evolution was not written in stone. Your choices and actions will
write your clan’s story.
Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey will be available worldwide on Xbox One on December 6, 2019. For the latest news, visit the official game website and follow us on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, and Discord.
Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey
Ancestors: The Humankind Odyssey is a third-person open world survival game where you Explore, Expand, and Evolve to advance your clan to the next generation in this exhilarating new adventure from the creator of Assassin’s Creed.
Embark on the most incredible odyssey known to humankind: human evolution. Spanning from 10 million to 2 million years ago, begin your journey, before us, in Neogene period Africa. Explore a beautiful yet ruthless world, from swinging through tree branches in the jungle to stalking prey across the golden savannah grasslands. Decide what attributes to learn and hone in order to pass down knowledge to future generations, from crafting tools to enhancing evasive tactics against predators. Just like real life, make sure to eat, drink, and sleep to stay alive and have the energy to face any danger that may come your way.
Grow your clan and find strength in numbers as you progress through critical evolutionary stages of human evolution. Your choices will write your clan’s story and determine if you can survive your evolution.
• Explore Ruthless Africa:
Explore the never-before-experienced world of Neogene Africa starting 10 million years ago at the dawn of humankind. From the tops of tree canopies overlooking lush jungles to the golden grasslands of the savannah, traverse a beautiful yet unforgiving landscape. For every breath-taking view, beware of the weather, predators, and other dangers that threaten your survival.
• Expand Your Territory and Grow Your Clan:
Increase your chances of survival by uniting new members of your species and giving birth to future generations. Control different clan members, form bonds to create families, and work together to intimidate predators during expeditions. Conquer fear as you explore unknown locations in order to expand your territory.
• Evolve Through Multiple Generations:
See the physical and intellectual evolution of the first hominids as you explore, learn, and survive. Spanning from 10 million to 2 million years ago, play as one of the first hominids and evolve over the course of millions of years during key stages in human evolution. Make crucial discoveries and hone physical abilities that will be passed down to future generations such as Ardipithecus ramidus and Australopithecus.
• Choose How You Survive:
Evolution was not written in stone. Your decisions shape how you will overcome obstacles, increase your species, and what knowledge will pass on to future generations. Focus on specific attributes or choose a more balanced approach to survival. Your clan’s ability to survive will be directly impacted by your choices, making each player’s experience unique.