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GF Rating
8.5

17638 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
6

Above Average

Excellent sequel

posted by goatamus (AUSTIN, TX) Dec 2, 2009

Member since Nov 2009

I wasn't a fan of the first Assassin's Creed. This is almost a different game, it's the same in a lot of ways, but much improved. The ability to use any weapon from any enemy is massively helpful, along with some of the gadgets Leonardo Da'Vinci fabricates for you to mutilate. The free-running control scheme is a bit choppy at times, but the fighting is almost flawless. Everytime you see a new finishing move you will wince at the sheer brutality of it. Lots of trophies to be had, a platinum isn't impossible for those motivated enough.
Overall, just play this game.
Oh the puzzles are wierd and frustrating, but are optional so as not to impede gameplay.
The only reason I gave it a 9 instead of a 10 was because the game screwed me out of a trophy.

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GF Rating
9

Excellent

Fantastic

posted by ogma107 (NORTH HAVEN, CT) Dec 1, 2009

Member since Oct 2009

This was one of the best games that I've played in quite some time. It's got an intriguing storyline, a fabulous setting, rich graphics, and gameplay that is simple and elegant.

I don't want to spoil the story as many will play this game, but this is definitely my hands down favorite for game of the year.

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GF Rating
10

Perfect

Assasins creed two review

posted by VIDgamer1 (PORTLAND, OR) Dec 1, 2009

Member since Oct 2008

i think assasins creed two is the best experience that i ever got in a midevile action game. you need to try this game. fell in love with the graphics and story just like that. i am happy to say you play as desmond miles stile. and the fact you have more customizable choices for your character is amazing.

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