Ubisoft has confirmed it will be outfitting its Trials of the Gods challenge for Assassin's Creed Origins with a new hard difficulty setting. 

Just in case you thought scrapping with Sobek, Sekhmet, and Anubis was too easy the first time around, the new update, due tomorrow, offers players a far greater challenge plus a bunch of new loot as a reward. Each week of March will see both the standard difficulty and the new, tougher mode available for each hulking boss.

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Outside of this, Ubisoft will also be offering up the Light Among the Dunes quest, which acts as a precursor to the forthcoming undead-flavoured Curse of the Pharaohs expansion, due next week.

Assassin's Creed Origins was released on PS4, PC, and Xbox One in October last year, and took the series into full-on RPG territory. Alice thought this was a great addition to the franchise, and came away suitably impressed with Bayek's sun-soaked adventure as a result.