The trouble with announcing Assassin's Creed Origins (opens in new tab) so close to its October 27 release date is that you only have a few months to sell it.
Fortunately, director Ashraf Ismail is quite freely answering questions on Twitter, covering everything from level caps to hidden blades, rain to animal taming.
Here's some of the more interesting things he's clarified:
Level cap is 40July 1, 2017
There is an ability for it, yesJuly 2, 2017
Quests are everywhere! Lots of hidden ones tooJuly 2, 2017
With time and effort, yesJuly 6, 2017
there are different visuals for hidden blades based on the craftingJune 27, 2017
there is some rain yes but it's not all over the worldJune 29, 2017
Yes, it's a 'sniper' bow typeJuly 4, 2017
There's plenty more information pouring out about the game as well on Assassin's Creed Origins world and combat (opens in new tab), plus we've everything we know about Assassin's Creed Origins here (opens in new tab).