Parents' Guide to

Assassin's Creed: Brotherhood

By Chad Sapieha, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 18+

Violent action game with mature themes is for adults only.

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A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this game.

Community Reviews

age 12+

Based on 53 parent reviews

age 18+
Turn off blood and violence is no issue. This game is even worse then Ac2 for swearing and "other stuff"

This title has:

Too much sex
Too much swearing
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age 18+

This is 18+

Kids stay out of this game this game has sexual and band language used in cutsences

This title has:

Too much sex

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (53 ):
Kids say (101 ):

The Assassin's Creed narrative has grown so complex that players new to the franchise will likely be at a bit of a loss as to what's going on. Brotherhood provides a quick overview, but the only way to fully appreciate the story is to play the series through from its first game. Assuming you've done that, you'll likely find this second glimpse into the life of Renaissance-era assassin Ezio fascinating as he toils to free Templar-oppressed Rome while modern-day Desmond explores some of the very same locations 500 years later.

Combat has been improved to allow players to go on the offensive rather than simply defend and counter, and the ability to work with allies creates a sense of fraternity and strength that previous games lacked. It sometimes feels a little like a glorified expansion to Assassin's Creed II (you'll note that this is a sequel to a sequel rather than the third numbered entry in the franchise), but the narrative twists, tweaked fighting, and new multiplayer element combine to make it worthwhile.

Online interaction: This game supports online multiplayer with open voice chat. Players could be exposed to inappropriate language and topics of conversation as well as solicitations for personal information.

Game Details

  • Platforms: PlayStation 3 , Windows , Xbox 360
  • Available online?: Available online
  • Publisher: UbiSoft
  • Release date: November 16, 2010
  • Genre: Action/Adventure
  • ESRB rating: M for Blood, Sexual Themes, Strong Language, Violence
  • Last updated: August 30, 2016

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