Assassin's Creed 2

XB360, PS3, PC / Action / Release: Nov 17, 2009 / ESRB: M

Updated: Shack Giveaway: Intel Core (tm) i7 980x Processor

By Brian Leahy, May 25, 2010 9:37am PDT

[Update - 5/28/2010 18:49PM (BL)] Just a reminder, the contest is now closed. Due to the holiday, we will be selecting the winner on Tuesday, June...

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"hmm. I just got a new graphics card. I'd like to win the new cpu ;)"

- xinoart see all 1232 comments

Shack PSA: Assassin's Creed 2 $30 on Consoles

By Chris Faylor, Apr 14, 2010 12:30pm PDT

Both Amazon and GameStop have quietly dropped the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 editions of Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed II to $29.99, half of its...

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"I bought it this morning! And Batman:AA for $28, also from Amazon.com"

- Bold see all 27 comments

Ubisoft Offers Free Goodies as Compensation for PC DRM Downtime

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 26, 2010 6:32am PDT

Ubisoft is offering goodies including free games and downloadable content to gamers affected by the denial of service attack against its DRM...

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"that'd be incredibly ironic if they removed the DRM after a while and dropped the price. I ..."

- Mister Fister see all 38 comments

Assassin's Creed 2 PC Launch Trailer

By Brian Leahy, Mar 09, 2010 11:00am PST

The belated PC edition of Ubisoft Monreal's Assassin's Creed II, released in Europe last week, is arriving this week in North America. Thus, a launch trailer approaches:

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""They will do whatever they want no matter how it sells/doesn't sell". Of course not. They are ..."

- pillzer see all 71 comments

Ubisoft DRM Issues Leave Games Temporarily Unplayable for Some (Updated)

By Chris Faylor, Mar 08, 2010 12:30pm PST

Update: "Our servers are under attack again," Ubisoft says. "Some gamers are experiencing trouble signing in. We're working on it and will keep you...

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"Just new to it and not sure what DRM means ? But from reading all this,it sounds like I go into ..."

- sometimesme see all 208 comments

Assassin's Creed 2 DRM Tweaked in First PC Patch, While Crackers Reportedly Break DRM Outright

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 04, 2010 6:40am PST

While Ubisoft Montreal's open-world murder simulator Assassin's Creed 2 won't hit North American PCs until March 16, a patch has already been...

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"the one "game" I've never seen cracked is VBS1 from Bohemia Interactive (dunno about VBS2). Why ..."

- MamiyaOtaru see all 132 comments

Assassin's Creed 2 Multiplayer Briefly Free on iPhone

By Chris Faylor, Mar 01, 2010 2:30pm PST

Though the full-fledged console release of the next Assassin's Creed game and its accompanying multiplayer mode won't arrive until later this year,...

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"After some initial problems getting it to make an account, it finally got to a point where I ..."

- SeraphielX see all 7 comments

Assassin's Creed 2 'Bonfire of the Vanities' DLC Trailer

By Jeff Mattas, Feb 17, 2010 6:40pm PST

As reported earlier today, Assassin's Creed 2 is getting another installment of downloadable single-player content tomorrow. Fresh on the heels of the announcement from Ubisoft, we've got a new tra

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"How was the first DLC? I loved AC2 and forgot they had a DLC plan.."

- eonix see all 21 comments

Ubisoft's New PC DRM Really Requires Net Access, Ends Game If Disconnected

By Chris Faylor, Feb 17, 2010 1:20pm PST

Ubisoft wasn't kidding when it said that its new digital rights management technique mandates "an active Internet connection to play the game, for...

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"Sounds fine to me. Systems like this can and will prevent 0-day cracks and any relatively ..."

- Professer12 see all 449 comments

Assassin's Creed 2 DLC #2 Due Tomorrow

By Chris Faylor, Feb 17, 2010 8:45am PST

The second add-on for Assassin's Creed II will be released on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on February 18--that's tomorrow--maker Ubisoft has...

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"I really liked this game. It was great all around. And I finished it several weeks ago. I'm ..."

- SeraphielX see all 17 comments

Next Assassin's Creed Set in Rome, Packs 'Innovative Assassination Multiplayer'

By Chris Faylor, Feb 09, 2010 2:30pm PST

As Ubisoft continues to slowly unveil new details on the multiplayer-enabled Assassin's Creed II follow-up due this year, the company offered a few...

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"This is merely a repackaging of the first game, with some DLC + MP, and not the true final ..."

- BulletPro see all 19 comments

First Assassin's Creed 2 DLC Glimpsed in Trailer

By Chris Faylor, Jan 27, 2010 11:00am PST

As the first bit of Assassin's Creed 2 downlodable content hits PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 tomorrow, January 28, publisher Ubisoft has put out a new trailer for the add-on. Dubbed Battle of Forli, the 320 Microsoft Point ($4) add-on brings wit

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"I hope I can kick a guard while flying in this DLC. Only achievement I missed."

- serenj see all 6 comments

Assassin's Creed 2 PC Release Date, System Requirements Unveiled

By Chris Faylor, Jan 25, 2010 9:48am PST

Initially due alongside its console brethren in November 2009, the belated PC edition of Assassin's Creed II is now slated to release on March 16,...

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"I bought AC1 for $50 about a few weeks before the regular price was dropped on Steam. Then soon ..."

- cp32389 see all 47 comments

First Assassin's Creed 2 DLC Due January 28

By Chris Faylor, Jan 22, 2010 8:51am PST

"The Battle of Forli," the first downloadable add-on for Assassin's Creed II, will hit PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 on January 28, maker Ubisoft has...

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"I am going to be WAY to busy playing ME2 next week to be playing this."

- TerraDelu see all 26 comments

Five Nominated for 2010 Writers Guild Videogame Writing Awards

By Garnett Lee, Jan 14, 2010 4:20pm PST

In a release today the Writers Guild of America revealed the nominees for outstanding achievement in videogame writing from 2009. They are:...

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"The only game in this list worthy of the award is Uncharted 2. If anything this is an indication ..."

- nodebug see all 45 comments