DISCLAIMER: The following article does contain spoilers that may apply to the gameplay and overall story arc of Assassin's Creed II. Be advised that by reading this article, you may ruin your experience playing through the game itself.
Despite having much critical success, many gamers denounced Assassin's Creed for being a repetitive "grind-fest" with little narrative closure to offer. What's that you say? You did as well? Well, perhaps the time has come to shed those deep-seeded feelings. Enter Assassin's Creed II. Ubisoft have offered up the sequel to their 2007 hit(which has sold 8 million copies to date) nearing the cessation of the holiday release window. Ultimately, you are likely to ask, "Why should I attempt to partake of a franchise in which I disliked the debut?" Simply because Assassin's Creed II truly bests it's predecessor in practically every way.