Ubisoft has announced that it is giving away a free copy of Assassin’s Creed 2 Deluxe Edition for PC via digital download on its launcher. The offer is good through this Friday, May 17th. Not only can players download and play the game through Friday, but they can keep it forever. Players need to simply log into Uplay, navigate to the Store and the game’s page to claim it for free.
The Deluxe Edition features the base game and three bonus maps “that feature some of Italy’s most prestigious and beautiful monuments from the Renaissance era”. These include Palazzo Medici, the grand basilica Santa Maria Dei Frari, and Porta Magna in Venice.
Learn more about Assassin’s Creed 2 on its official site.
About Assassin’s Creed 2
Rich in art, culture, greed, and corruption, Renaissance-era Italy serves as the backdrop for AC2, the follow-up to the best-selling debut title in the Assassin’s Creed series. Gain a deeper understanding of the secretive Assassin Order as you follow a new hero, the charming and free-spirited Ezio Auditore de Firenze. When de Firenze’s family is betrayed, the young nobleman steals away to the canals of Venice, where he learns the ways and weapons of the assassins. Experience an epic storyline of loyalty and revenge as your hero challenges Italy’s most powerful families and completes his transformation to master assassin.
Experience the rich history, culture, and architecture of Renaissance-era Italy when you download AC2 Deluxe Edition for PC. Fifteenth-century Italy consists of a loose federation of city-states headed by powerful families with economic clout. As you move throughout the story, explore some of Italy’s most famous cities and regions, including Forli, Venice, Florence and Tuscany, where the Palazzo Auditore – Ezio’s family home – is located. The historical Renaissance setting not only provides glimpses of beautiful buildings and famous works of art, but it includes important characters based on historical figures, including Leonardo Da Vinci, Pope Alexander VI, and Niccolo Machiavelli.