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AC II Bonfire of the Vanities Trailer is Flaming Hot
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Ubisoft has sent us the launch trailer for the latest downloadable Assassin's Creed II episode, entitled Bonfire of the Vanities.

Following sequence 12 - The Battle of Forli, Bonfire of the Vanities enables you to play sequence 13, which sees Ezio travelling back to Florence in order to foil Girolamo Savonarola - a mysterious black-robed monk who has used the Apple to persuade nine of Italy's most influential people to aid him in taking control of Firenze.

Naturally, this means getting stabby with Ezio once again, as you embark upon more exciting assassinations.

The DLC is out tomorrow on the Xbox Live Marketplace for 320 Microsoft Points.




 
 

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Comment #1 by Paprikeh
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:10:48 PM
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Sweet


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Comment #2 by Infomouse
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:12:36 PM
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How was The Battle of Forli in terms of length?


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Comment #3 by TristanValendro
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:13:20 PM
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Looking forward to it. Was hoping for some achievements though. Will purchase.


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Comment #4 by LoveAsThouWilt
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:18:14 PM
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I returned the game lol once completing it and having to play for sequences that should have been in the game in the first place, decided it wasnt worth it. i'll get a used copy when its 10$ like the first is now.


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Comment #5 by iKiddo
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:23:42 PM
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@#4 Back up your information that this wasn't taken from the game BECAUSE they wanted it out BEFORE 2010. They also gave you a 15hr game for $60/£40. You really can not complain when the dlc is this cheap.


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Comment #6 by superjw701
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:26:17 PM
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sweet can not wait. hopefully its not as short as the first dlc


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Comment #7 by N00B EATA
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:32:58 PM
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#2 just like every other sequence in the game, it has about an hour of content.


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Comment #8 by some Irish guys
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:36:11 PM
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@#2 this wasn't taken from the game, they just didn't have time to put it in and release the game before 2010. More people would've complained over a delayed game for everyone than DLC that could have given you a couple of more hours of gameplay. People's complaints are getting old. What's done is done, so take you complaints and leave with them preferably still in your thick heads.


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Comment #9 by some Irish guys
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:37:51 PM
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woops meant #4, my bad :P


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Comment #10 by Dr Popodopolus
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:39:05 PM
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Title should be... "..is White Hot!" ;)


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Comment #11 by Lord Kefka
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 06:42:59 PM
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My problem with this DLC is a case of "what's the point?" I absolutely loved playing through this but I don't really see how these two lost memories really do much of anything for the story or gameplay experience.


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Comment #12 by Salsa di Omega
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 07:00:03 PM
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Well there's supposed to be a new ability in this, and it's touted as more interesting than the other one was...the other one gave people a chance to get the flying achievement again, so really, coupled with the way the achievements were laid out they obviously put more work into these new sequences.


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Comment #13 by WeemanNewYork
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 07:13:43 PM
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Will have achievements??


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Comment #14 by Panda
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 07:21:05 PM
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@13 no, but why should it make a difference.. It's still going to be amazing DLC..


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Comment #15 by Rewave Acid
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 07:46:43 PM
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maybe, if they had wanted to avoid such criticism over making people pay for things that "should have been in the full game" (but im not agreeing or disagreeing with that) Ubisoft could have found a better way to integrate them into the game than have people believe they were missing content from the start by calling the sequences corrupted and moving on- granted though, it is very fairly priced.

iv always wondered whether milkshake is good heated up, turns out the answer is no. Anyway on an unrelated note has anyone seen Solomon Kane? if so what do you think :)


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Comment #16 by Wookiee Jake
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 08:00:27 PM
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At least put out an achievement for completing each sequence.


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Comment #17 by DENAz666
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 08:18:42 PM
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Yeah starting to doubt there will be acheivments, we'd know by now if there was :(

Really annoying, but won't stop me from getting it


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Comment #18 by TeAmExTrEmE737
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 09:13:17 PM
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there is achievments beating the Sequences that is all i think.


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Comment #19 by InsaneKane87
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 10:29:47 PM
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I beat the 1st DLC in 30 to 45 mins, wont be getting this one. Let alone now they are selling 3 templar locations what a rip off.


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Comment #20 by InsaneKane87
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 10:32:59 PM
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@16 Thats what they shoulda done instead of in the game having achievements for sequence 1-11 and 14 you would of figured there would of been ones for 12 and 13.


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Comment #21 by MediumMelanin
Wednesday, February 17, 2010 @ 11:58:21 PM
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@#20 - I know, right?! Anyway, I'm still getting it, :)


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Comment #22 by chente14
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 01:35:30 AM
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good game...
but this whole dlc with ac2 is a fucken rip off...
basically yu'll end up paying 640 total ms points for these two sequences that make up maybe a few hours of game play, that the game should have already included, and yu wind up with no new achievements, weapons, moves, outfits, etc.

i fail to see how any of these two add ons are in fact add ons...

all they did was make you pay for what the game should have already had....


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Comment #23 by APassingShadow
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 01:53:36 AM
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Its a shame these DLCs were left out of the original game would have easily been GOTY if they hadn't gutted them for DLC. Oh well I might pick these DLCs up one day when I feel like replaying the game the way it was suppose to be


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Comment #24 by Grossmesser
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 01:57:58 AM
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I think I'll pass on this one. Bought the last DLC and finished it in a mere 25 mins...FAIL!! I'll wait for the game WITH DLC. Blood-sucking game companys selling 320-800 point DLCs that you can complete in half the time it takes you to DOWNLOAD the DLC. Garbage.


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Comment #25 by jtr1gg3r
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 02:08:15 AM
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nice, gonna get this when I get back from work today =D


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Comment #26 by adammark61313
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 03:31:13 AM
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does this one actually have achivments?


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Comment #27 by Blue Thunder28
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 05:05:34 AM
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I agree with #11 completely.

and having no achievements in a DLC pack is also a good chance to keep it free since it's just filling in what could have been there if they had more time. But at least they aren't 800 points each.. also the fact that they don't effect my 100% completion I don't have much reason to BUY these add-ons especially with the DLC I'm already planning on getting.


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Comment #28 by FrickXC3
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 07:49:02 AM
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no achievements. no buy selling my copy now.


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Comment #29 by THe Silent Assassin
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 10:19:50 AM
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no chievos no sell


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Comment #30 by Pearson
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 10:41:40 AM
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I can't believe that they bundled the 3 Templar Lair's with Bonfires of the Vanities. Guess it's the 320 Bonfires for me, because I have the Master Assassins Edition that has 2 of the 3 already, so why pay for 2 that I already have?


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Comment #31 by AmyGrrl
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 03:09:18 PM
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yeah... I also dislike that I have to re-pay. I have the 2 templar lairs as well... why do I have to buy them again just to get the 3rd one... they should have just made them standalone... and since the DLC packs have no achievements I won't be getting them...


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Comment #32 by chemicaledge
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 04:00:13 PM
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I'm shocked at the number of people that won't buy this DLC because there are no achievements. sure, achievements are nice, but they shouldn't be the sole reason why you don't want to buy something.


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Comment #33 by Pink Devil Fish
Thursday, February 18, 2010 @ 05:05:39 PM
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I loved this game. Thats to bad that there arnt any achievements though.


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Comment #34 by Kronos1982
Friday, February 19, 2010 @ 10:19:10 AM
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Thew new sequence is neat-o. Seems longer than the last so far.


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Comment #35 by S_C
Monday, March 15, 2010 @ 08:25:39 AM
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looking forward to this!!!


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Comment #36 by Bl00di3KnUcKl3z
Sunday, March 21, 2010 @ 06:32:09 AM
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hey it doesnt matter for a game of this amazing awesomeness it doesn't stop me this makes me wanna get it more. i am a total assassin fanboy and i absolutley loved the game its unique and different from most games yeah its a total rip they did't include it in the original game or include achievments but still for game this great its worth it.


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Comment #37 by Resistant Elite
Sunday, March 28, 2010 @ 07:18:20 PM
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why doesnt it have achievements. almost every dlc now a days has achievements and they would have prolly doubled their profits if they had achievements. sux for them, their not getting my money.


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Comment #38 by coffeenebula
Tuesday, April 13, 2010 @ 05:00:21 PM
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I thought Microsoft required achievements for DLC. Wonder how Ubisoft got around that.


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Comment #39 by KingDan06
Friday, July 09, 2010 @ 04:00:43 AM
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Did anyone actually buy this? haha


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Comment #40 by VantheDon
Tuesday, December 21, 2010 @ 04:00:34 PM
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i actually got all the dlc's free with assassins creed 2 for £15 on one disk and its awsome!!!!


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Comment #41 by roggor123
Thursday, June 09, 2011 @ 05:32:40 PM
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@40 yea I got the same thing without realizing it xD.


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