Desmond Miles returns to Renaissance Italy to follow the life of his ancestor Ezio Auditore. After seeing his home destroyed, Ezio travels to Rome in an effort to rebuild the Assassin Order and bring down the Borgia family, who rule the city with an iron fist. Along the way, the modern day assassins hope to discover the location of the Piece of Eden, or "The Apple" before the Templars find out first. Written by
Did You Know?
While playing as Desmond, players can find a set of bright red footprints in Eagle Vision while in Monterigionnni (leading from the Villa to the sewers). A popular opinion by gamers was that this was a clue to indicate that either Lucy, Shaun or Rebecca may be a Templar. In truth, the footprints were accidentally left in by the programmers when beta testers got lost during the initial missions at the Villa. See more
Desmond tells Rebecca that there are still some problems with the translation. Rebecca tells Desmond to be careful if he encounters any French or Germans. But when you meet the French captain he speaks better English than the Italians. See more
In the beginning, we set our truths to parchment. To stone. To the memory of men. These proved impermanent things. Cleansed by fire. Cleansed by famine. Cleansed by flood. All the world is innocent once more. Innocent and ignorant.
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