That OST! I like them both a lot, but since I've only finished Odyssey I've gotta go with Kassandra. JavaScript is disabled. any Giant Bomb content. Bayek. Gender. Appears in: 2 games. Bayek for sure, but then again I liked origins better than odyssey, so they probably go hand in hand. One of the best portrayals of a strained relationship in a videogame. Went with Bayek, he just edges out Kassandra for me but really it could be a toss, both characters were great. Bayek. Bayek. Birthday: Birthday. Bayek was ok, but also frustrated me. Tough choice, but I'm going with Kassandra. ), I think Bayek may be Ubis' most compelling character of this gen. Bayek, although Kassandra does have a number of meaningful relationships and interactions with other characters as you progress in the game. Bayek wins for me, he is my favorite Assassin's creed protagonist. Just preferred her voice acting (not that Bayek's is bad by any means) and her personality more. Bayek was born in Siwa, Ptolemaic Egypt in 85 BC, the son of Medjay Sabu and his wife Ahmose. If I played these games for how they write their main characters I would not play them at all. I actually enjoyed Alexios more than Kassandra as I started off with Kassandra, played her for 15 minutes and immediately restarted the game as Alexios. Mar 12, 2018 318. is great. Gotta go with Bayek. Kassandra, by far. They were on a roll with Bayek Reda and then Kass, was surprising at the time how good Origins was by Ubisoft. This edit will also create new pages on Giant Bomb for: Until you earn 1000 points all your submissions need to be vetted by other Still, nothing works as well as Bayek and Aya. I really wish they were able to make Kassandra the only character like originally intended, the scenes written for her were fantastic. Giant Bomb users. This process takes no more than a few hours and we'll Enter the URL for the tweet you want to embed. I liked Kassandra a bit more. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. Gender: Male. Man Origins was such a good game. Also because you can kinda influence the character through your choices. Oct 25, 2017 2,664. Real Name: Real Name. I liked odyssey more than origins so I’ll go with Kassandra. Bayek. I really like both but i think i will have to give it to Kassandra, her sass is just too damn good. I like both in general, however, was more into the personality of Bayek. Start a new thread to share your experiences with like-minded people. Sorry Kassandra. You can search for Vakarian. Miro. I played as Alexios so I have no opinion on Kassandra. Man Origins was such a good game. appears in 2 games. I liked Bayek a lot, but Kassandra wins this one easily for me. Monday at 8:56 PM … Bayek of Siwa . Zips. He was the last of the Medjay, an old Nubian Egyptian order which had become obsolete under the rule of the Greek Ptolemies, and as such was the respected protector of his commun… That OST! Never really connected with Bayek, I would prefer it was Aya instead. Bayek is probably more nuanced, but Kassandra is fun. Bayek, due to him actually being a character. Origins is one of the best games I’ve ever played including the dlc. Monday at 8:50 PM #131 Bayek. While in Odyssey they may not have done the best by the character, as an individual I just love what they've created right down the hairstyle, She comes across very humanistic and appealing personality. That said, he is still the best male AC protagonist. Bayek for me and he is up there as one of the best in the series. Origins had a lot of legitimately good writing in it, even if it had saome really forgettable parts (do you even remember the main villlain's name? The son of the Medjay, Sabu, and his wife Ahmose, Bayek hailed from the town of Siwa, where he was viewed as a local hero. but Kassandra is definitely the better protagonist, and I'd argue one of the best video game protagonists of the generation. send you an email once approved. His relationship with Aya was incredible. Monday at 8:55 PM #132 It's a real close call for me as I loved both of them, but Kassandra probably just edges it out given how much more time I spent playing as her. Both really good but I warm to Kassandra more. Console Launchapalooza: The PlayStation 5, Console Launchapalooza: The Xbox Series X, Character » Like them both, but Bayek is a bro. Though Kassandra was brilliant too. It's a real close call for me as I loved both of them, but Kassandra probably just edges it out given how much more time I spent playing as her. Bayek. © 2020 GIANT BOMB, A RED VENTURES COMPANY. Also his fatherly revenge story I thought was tighter and more grounded for my taste than the Greek Epic that typifies Odyssey. You must log in or register to reply here. Bayek is up there with Ezio for me. Thought Bayek would be in the lead. We want to create an inspiring environment for our members and have defined a set of guidelines. Then it's a fight for third place between Shay and Alexios. Oct 27, 2017 315 Michigan. It felt like his actions in missions were often not in line with his personality. Kassandra but Bayek gets an honorable mention award shaped like a feather. I think it's a great achievement in character creation. I'm not seeing the same quality in Valhalla. Both are among the best in the series, but it's a shame that Aya's starring role got reduced because it felt like she and Bayek should've had similar role as Kassandra and Alexios to pick who you'd want to play as. Gender of this character. Bayek is the better protag, Egypt is a better setting, Origins is the better game. Member. Birthday for this character. The way she says "malaka!" First Appearance: Assassin's Creed Origins. And on that subject, Odyssey also having voiced dialog choices is pretty big to me. Bayek also grows a lot as a character throughout the game - ubisoft deciding to tie the birth of the assassins to his character's growth was fantastic. Bayek became my favorite AC protagonist by a small margin ahead of Ezio. While there isn't always a dialog choice for everything I want to say as my character, having that option meant I could inject some of my personality into my choices and what I was saying as Kassandra, which made her feel more relatable to me (vs. Bayek whose dialogue is on a fixed script). ResetEra Games of the Decade Awards (2010-2019). We've loaded our library onto a new console, so now there's nothing to do but hit the random button and see which songs this new console decides to settle on. As a youth, he was trained to be Medjay ("protector") of Siwa, and his father disapproved of his youthful love for Greco -Egyptian girl Aya of Alexandria. I preferred the gameplay, QoL, and supporting cast of Odyssey though. Bet you don't! I really connected with his story/motivations, and I preferred the lovely world and overall story too. Member. For a better experience, please enable JavaScript in your browser before proceeding. The dialogue options really hurt Kassandra, and the missions clearly written expecting you to be Alexios took me out of the experience. Real name for this character. Such a great character in a great game. Member. Aliases: Popular on Giant Bomb 343 episode The Giant Beastcast: Episode 277. Meet Abubakar Salim, the man behind Bayek of Siwa - YouTube