Killer Instinct - MCV Assassin's Creed II Preview

MCV: The bestselling new IP of all time returns next month – with Assassin's Creed II pitched to wow consumers and retailers once again. MCV spoke to publisher Ubisoft to find out what makes the sequel so special…

If someone told you that one of this generation's best selling games would turn out to be a political thriller set in the ancient Middle East that touched on sensitive issues about religion and history, you'd have laughed.

But in 2007, Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed introduced a mix of the familiar and unexpected, debuted to strong reviews, and an even more powerful consumer reaction.

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