Ubisoft has announced that the Black Prior, a new hero is joining the Knight faction in For Honor with the launch of Year 3, Session 1 on January 31 for the PlaySation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC.

The announcement also comes with the official arrival of year 3 for the game, this comes in with four new heroes, new maps, seasonal events, and gameplay updates along the way.

The Black Priors are heavy heroes who wield a large kite shield and longsword. These dark agents fight alongside the Knights but are free from the code of chivalry. Whatever victory’s cost, the Black Priors will pay the price. Once Apollyon’s faithful warriors, today they fight with their leader, Vortiger, reinventing their legacy and bringing chaos to the battlefield. The Black Prior will be immediately playable for all owners of the Year 3 pass on January 31, while all other players will be able to unlock the Black Prior on February 7 for 15,000 Steel.

Meanwhile, Year 3, Season 1 will introduce the ff. hero updates on the roster:

  • Shugoki
  • Warlord
  • Peacekeeper

A new dominion map, Harbor will be added free for-all For Honor players on the 31st as well.

Full details for Year 3, Season 1 and Vortiger will be revealed on a special Warrior’s Den livestream on January 24, 2019 at 9:00 A.M. PT on the For Honor Twitch Channel.