Assassin's Creed II introduces you to Ezio, a new assassin carrying on the deadly lineage of his forebears. Confront an epic tale of power and corruption as you hone your Assassin's art, wielding weapons and instruments designed by the legendary Leonardo Da Vinci himself in this gripping and deadly sequel. Explore the deadly, shadowed world of the assassin with new assassin Ezio. Roam freely through the lush and dangerous world of Renaissance-era Italy. Do whatever it takes to complete your missions in the game's all-new open world and mission structure. Thrive in an environment rich with power, revenge and conspiracy. Practice your assassin's art with all-new weapons and instruments created by Leonardo da Vinci. Master the skills, tactics and weapons of history’s deadliest and most secretive clan of warriors including the deadly Hidden Blade. Stalk your prey through richly detailed, historically accurate, open-ended environments. Scale buildings, mount horses, blend in with crowds. Do whatever it takes to achieve your objectives. Experience heavy action blended with fluid and precise animations. Use a wide range of medieval weapons, and face your enemies in realistic swordfight duels.