Easy Come, Easy Go
|Pay 500 florins to an orator, then pickpocket him afterward.|
You must first increase your Notoriety, so make sure you don't have the cape on that doesn't allow your Notoriety to go up. Once you have done that, find a Herald (use your map). Go up to him and Bribe him with (500 florins) and your Notoriety level will decrease. Once you have done that, hold to steal your money back from him.
|Rate this achievement||Average Rating (Based on 15 votes)|
|Comment #1 by Nei Debrusc|
Friday, March 04, 2011 @ 01:49:20 AM
So basically, do what everyone always does when they bribe an orator. Fun stuff.
|Comment #2 by Shikamaru FTW|
Friday, March 04, 2011 @ 07:47:47 AM
|Comment #3 by shadowfeeder|
Friday, March 04, 2011 @ 10:32:11 AM
Pretty funny that they made this an achievement in the 3rd game's DLC, been doing that since game 1. Like everyone else, probably.
|Comment #4 by LeeJ2512|
Friday, March 04, 2011 @ 11:08:38 AM
niiiiiiice lol i think i can manage this
|Comment #5 by agentnnc|
Friday, March 04, 2011 @ 11:16:21 AM
@#1 and 3, I think just about everyone's been doing it since the begining.
|Comment #6 by Assasin13|
Saturday, March 05, 2011 @ 12:50:38 PM
@3 Have you even played 1? You don't even get money in it...
|Comment #7 by a dying animal|
Sunday, March 06, 2011 @ 05:19:57 AM
TEHE i always did this on AC2 to get the pickpocket achievement. so easy :D
|Comment #8 by PluralAces|
Monday, March 07, 2011 @ 02:30:05 PM
I never even knew you could do this lol
|Comment #9 by archangel890|
Tuesday, March 08, 2011 @ 07:48:05 AM
Haha I was doing this before for the easy loss of notoriety its pretty awesome its and achievement.
|Comment #10 by shadowfeeder|
Tuesday, March 08, 2011 @ 11:33:26 PM
@6 Really? Been years since I played it. But now that you mention it.
|Comment #11 by SSwolfff|
Thursday, March 10, 2011 @ 01:12:50 PM
Damn, I tried this but it didn't pop up.
It seems like you really need the DLC for it.
|Comment #12 by Kevyl|
Sunday, March 13, 2011 @ 10:03:05 AM
@11 It's a DLC specific achievement so you will need to get it.
|Comment #13 by pr1nyc1|
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 @ 02:32:32 PM
Just a heads up to make sure u don't have on the auditore or Borgia cape, b/c they prevent u from gaining noriety.
|Comment #14 by Tekku Assassin|
Thursday, March 17, 2011 @ 05:52:33 PM
i know it will sound stupid but what is an orator??
|Comment #15 by hatchet hero|
Sunday, March 20, 2011 @ 04:19:56 PM
|Comment #16 by Blue Thunder28|
Monday, March 21, 2011 @ 11:06:35 AM
Yeah I was gonna ask that too I figured this achievement was about the heralds, not sure why they worded it as orator here.
|Comment #17 by Rob1610|
Friday, March 25, 2011 @ 10:16:37 AM
Funny enough, I never do that because I'm either always pulling down posters, making sure not to get above 1/4 notoriety, or just bribing the heralds because I had too much money. xD
|Comment #18 by FlexibleToad|
Saturday, April 02, 2011 @ 01:03:21 PM
lol i never thought of doing this. i'm glad they made an achievement of it.
|Comment #19 by Callan92|
Monday, April 04, 2011 @ 05:41:04 AM
aha tis is what i have been doing the whole time. Easy.
|Comment #20 by Zytokis|
Thursday, April 07, 2011 @ 09:52:28 PM
Well I'm an idiot. I ran around looking for one of these guys to bride, but none of them would! Then I realized that I had the cape equiped that kept my notoriety permanently at 0%. I guess thats what I get for not playing this game in forever.
Other than that, this is a very easy achievement.
|Comment #21 by horses mcgee|
Friday, April 15, 2011 @ 04:45:24 AM
zytokis: just did exactly the same thing lol!
|Comment #22 by Zepaw|
Saturday, April 23, 2011 @ 09:54:17 PM
I didn't think to pickpocket them before this achievement, duh!
|Comment #23 by DiStOrT 1nVeRsE|
Tuesday, April 26, 2011 @ 03:50:11 PM
Haha I feel like I should have always been doing this all along...
|Comment #24 by ohp1536|
Saturday, May 14, 2011 @ 04:12:03 AM
where are the orators
|Comment #25 by Darkhound64|
Sunday, May 22, 2011 @ 04:37:40 AM
Why do you need the dlc for this achievement? I got it on the pc version (offline mode) and I dont have the dlc for this game on the pc
|Comment #26 by TommyTranemyr|
Wednesday, June 01, 2011 @ 06:18:13 PM
#24 the orator are the herald and they appear when you have 3/4 of notoriety. easy to find
|Comment #27 by o0PTIMUS PRIMEo|
Sunday, June 12, 2011 @ 03:25:54 PM
DLC nice easy 5
|Comment #28 by Blackwidow91|
Saturday, June 18, 2011 @ 11:57:09 AM
do you need the dlc for this achievment??
|Comment #29 by CMpunk17|
Sunday, June 19, 2011 @ 10:15:56 PM
whats a herald? lol
|Comment #30 by DragonCrusaderV|
Friday, August 05, 2011 @ 08:06:24 PM
i wish they would just put 5g worth of this achievement into GOING UP achievement or NEEDLE IN A HAYSTACK achievement. its way too easy, easier than than collecting 100g florins civilians
|Comment #31 by FakedAlloy|
Sunday, September 04, 2011 @ 12:27:34 AM
This is not happening,nothing I try gives me the achievment,notority is way up,pay the herald the money then pickpocket them,but no achievment,Im giving up on this one
|Comment #32 by Marc Pilkington|
Sunday, September 04, 2011 @ 11:00:03 AM
@31 You do have the DLC installed right? Coz if not then you won't get the achievement no matter how many times you try. I myself didn't realise that this was that easy! I didn't know that orator was another word for herald so I thought it might actually be to do with the story...haha.
Most of these DLC achievements are so random! Pretty much all the ones apart from the completion ones are being in weird encounters with guards in some form or another. Fun though!
|Comment #33 by MCutshaw|
Monday, September 19, 2011 @ 09:47:57 PM
I have the DLC but I cannot get any of the achievements. Any ideas why? I am not sure how to get the new missions to start either. Do I need to go activate my DLC after I download it?
|Comment #34 by Talamaar|
Sunday, October 23, 2011 @ 10:59:22 PM
Easy Come, Easy Go, That's Just How You Live...
|Comment #35 by Popcorn On Fire5|
Friday, November 11, 2011 @ 01:25:00 AM
Guys I've been trying to get this chievo and nothing. I know now that I need
the DLC but how much does it cost?
|Comment #36 by Naberios|
Friday, December 02, 2011 @ 02:35:26 PM
@33 I've gotten other achievements for the DLC without any kind of activation. The game reads it automatically. If you have any kind of bonus (from outfits or whatever) that keep you from getting to "Notorious", then you can't get this achievement.
Here's my problem. I can't gain any notoriety at all. I've tried the "Plain Cape" and "Drachen Armor" outfits, but no matter what I do my notoriety bar never starts to fill. Any ideas on what I'm doing wrong? Do you not start gaining notoriety until a certain mission is complete (only on Sequence 3 right now)?
|Comment #37 by Naberios|
Friday, December 02, 2011 @ 02:40:10 PM
@35 You can either go to the Xbox Live Marketplace and search for the game and then go to the "Extras" (I think) tab, or when you're at the main screen of the game go to the "Extras" option and select "Downloadable Content". The price will show up there. I can't remember if I got this for free or around 320 MS points. They were running a special on Assassin's Creed II and Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood content awhile back.
|Comment #38 by Naberios|
Friday, December 02, 2011 @ 08:34:52 PM
Okay, so I just answered one of my questions and it may help anyone else who was thinking they would get this out of the way right off the bat. You have to wait until you've completed the first quest for La Volpe at the Thieves Guild. Only then can you start accumulating notoriety and therefore become Notorious before going to pay off the herald and then steal it back.
Hope that helps.
|Comment #39 by Brookins|
Thursday, June 14, 2012 @ 05:35:33 AM
|Comment #40 by Brookins|
Thursday, June 14, 2012 @ 05:37:14 AM
|Comment #41 by nikobruchev|
Monday, July 09, 2012 @ 09:39:17 PM
THANK YOU to the guy who said about the auditore cape, I couldn't figure out why I wasn't gaining notoriety. Guess I should play more frequently so I don't forget these minor details!
|Comment #42 by RLKDragon|
Saturday, March 01, 2014 @ 05:31:02 AM
Easiest 5G I've ever come across.
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