The critically acclaimed single-player experience of Assassin's Creed is back and better than ever as Ezio returns in an epic struggle against the powerful Templar Order. Now a legendary Master Assassin, he must journey into Italy's greatest city, Rome, center of power, greed and corruption to strike at the heart of the enemy. Defeating the corrupt tyrants entrenched there will require not only strength, but leadership, as Ezio commands an entire Brotherhood that will rally to his side. Only by working together can the Assassins defeat their mortal enemies.
|9||The Assassin's Creed franchise is turning into something of a behemoth and the impressive thing is that it has managed to do it in such a short space of time. After debuting in 2007, the franchise has appeared on almost every console, can be explored in written form and is viewable in the form of some short films - it's the epitome of Ubisoft's convergence mantra. But it's only been such a success because of its mysterious storyline and its ability to transport players into past time periods with such ease - two aspects that Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood manages to nail yet again, despite being primarily set around the life of Ezio Auditore da Firenze for a second time. |
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