For Honor Celebrates 35 Million Players and Unveils a New Hero

Join the Fight in for Honor

During the Warrior’s Den livestream, Ubisoft celebrated For Honor reaching 35 million players worldwide. Not only that, the company also unveiled a New Varangian Guard Hero for the game. Yes, you heard it right, the first fully armored Viking Hero will be joining the fight on 1 February. Take a sneak peek of this hero in the official hero gameplay trailer below.

The Varangian Guard is a shield and axe-wielding mercenary protector who can disable enemies with his unique Oathkeeper defensive stance. He is finally making an appearance in Heathmoor to help recapture the Viking village that was seized at the beginning of Year 7 Season 4.

The hero will be coming as a part of Year 7 Season 4 Title Update 2. And you can purchase him in the in-game store or any first-party stores. It will also include a new ornament, Elite Outfit, three Scavenger Crates with random gear, and seven-day Champion status (which offers extra loot, extra XP, and more). Not only that Players will also get to unlock the herofor 15,000 Steel starting on February 14.

For Honor is available on PS5, PS4, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox One, and PC via Steam, the Epic Games Store, and Ubisoft Connect.