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Anyone a big fan of AC around here? I am a huge fan, just the setting, Ezio and AC in general is a awesome series that I bet goes widely un-noticed with the PC crowd due to the Ubisoft DRM bandwagon people. I beat AC1 on a snowy blizzard weekend back in 2009 and working on playing AC2 before AC:Brotherhood comes out for PC.

So we got any fans up in here? Reddit doesn't even have much of a AC community Just want to read/talk about AC somewhere, besides me and myself and my brain.
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Just bought the Director's Cut edition from HMV for £10. Some of the graphics are mint, especially when your climbing/on top of lookouts. Can't wait to get through this to get onto AC2 & Brotherhood. Gameplay is good, hopping the rooftops is addictive but most of the acting is horrific! AC2 good?
    
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Have 110+ hours played in AC2 according to steam and thinking about playing through again. I hope they add more stuff for the pc version of ACB, since it's about half the length of AC2.
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Have 110+ hours played in AC2 according to steam and thinking about playing through again. I hope they add more stuff for the pc version of ACB, since it's about half the length of AC2.
Was just wondering, can I add my copy of AC to steam? The steam version was double the price of disk version. I have manually added it but seem to only be a shortcut to the .exe. Is it possible to "officially" add it for stats etc. AC does not come with a serial key either.
    
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Was just wondering, can I add my copy of AC to steam? The steam version was double the price of disk version. I have manually added it but seem to only be a shortcut to the .exe. Is it possible to "officially" add it for stats etc. AC does not come with a serial key either.
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Just bought the Director's Cut edition from HMV for £10. Some of the graphics are mint, especially when your climbing/on top of lookouts. Can't wait to get through this to get onto AC2 & Brotherhood. Gameplay is good, hopping the rooftops is addictive but most of the acting is horrific! AC2 good?
Yes, AC2 animations/cutscenes and acting is much more improved than AC1. And yes, rooftops are addictive a sneaky silent backstab a guard moving rooftop to rooftop is always fun, and then watching their death in a funny way, be it sliding off the roof and falling in something or them killing them self chasing you in water

I found AC2 offers a lot of more fun just running around than AC1 did as well. Also keep in mind AC1 was more track-driven. Point A to B type thing. Where in AC2 and ACB they opened up more.

AC2 is $30 on steam, and it now supports STEAMPLAY for Mac use as well, so I had to pick it up.

I also do pray and hope ACB is loaded with all the features for PC as well. But mainly want the MP
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Best you can do is add it to steam as a shortcut.
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ac2 has the best gfx I've ever seen, blown away. I'm a history buff
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Finally played and beat both AC1 and AC2 this past week. Very cool game with a good story and a really clever "real" story, and the way they matched it up with 2012; AC3 or AC4 is going to make a killing.

The graphics aren't bad but AC2 seemed a bit washed out in some places. The combat in AC2 is a lot better but the "free run" is still clunky and needs improvement.

I would suggest using the xbox 360 game pad for PC users though. Other then that really good series with a pretty clever overall story. I am looking forward to Brotherhood and beyond.
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yip dig Ac, 1 was ok, but 2 is much improved,Ac series surely one of the top 5 ever just for the sheer awe inspiring experience
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