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Assassin's Creed: Revelations is the 4th game in the main Assassin's Creed series and is the conclusion of the Ezio Auditore da Firenze / Altaïr ibn-La'Ahad arc.

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How do I get the memory fragment on Galata Tower?

There's a memory fragment on a wooden platform sticking out of the side of Galata Tower: How the heck do I get to it? As far as I can tell, there is no route to climb up to or around it (unless ...
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I just kicked some stalker butt - how'd I do it?

Usually, when a stalker happens upon me (which may or may not be random, as we've seen), he comes up behind me and grabs me. The music and camera change and I mash X until Ezio throws him off. Last ...
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Is there a map for the Assassin's Hideout?

I'm pretty sure that the Assassin HQ in the far north of the map contains a "fast travel" location, and that it also has a place where you can dispatch your assassins on missions, but heck if I can ...
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How much time do I have before one of my dens is recaptured?

Templars are attacking my dens a lot and I strongly dislike the Den Defense minigame, so I'm tempted to ignore the attacks. I'm assuming my dens are going to get recaptured by the templars sooner or ...
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Where can I find a tax collector to kill for Tax Evasion?

I'm trying to finish up the single player achievements in Assassins Creed: Revelations, but can't seem to ever find a tax collector to earn the following achievement: Tax Evasion: Get your money ...
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Why can't I murder this drunk guy and why is he a target? (aka: Where do I find Duccio for the Bully Achievement?)

While exploring the Constantine district, north of the Romani HQ, but south of the blacksmith's shop I found a small courtyard with a well wherein a drunk man is... well, being drunk. Every time I ...
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What is “Thief Looting?”

One of the achievements in Assassins Creed: Revelations is to loot 50 dead guards with "thief looting." I tried hiring some thieves and killing a few guards, but the thieves just kind of stood there ...
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Is it possible to watch Assassin's Creed Revelation's last cutscene without restarting a new game? (Spoiler)

I've completed AC Revelations. I want to watch Revelation's last cutscene, It is possible to replay any mission from DNA menu. I played the very last mission but the game takes me back to DNA menu ...
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What's the difference between diamond difficulty and star difficulty?

Assassin missions in Assassin's Creed Brotherhood and Assassin's Creed Revelations have a difficulty rating. On some missions it's displayed as stars and on some as diamonds. What's the difference? ...
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Why is the first assassin in the city not available for missions?

In Mediterranean Defense, I have three assassins assigned to one city, but when I try to send them on missions it turns out that the first one is unavailable. I can't even move the cursor over him and ...
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Passage of time in Assassin's Creed: Revelations

Cowardly templar den captains keep getting the better of me and escaping into hiding before I can catch up with them. Then the game tells me to "wait until tomorrow", but when is tomorrow, exactly? ...
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What is the highest scoring single kill possible without situational bonuses?

I'm not talking about with some of the situational bonuses (e.g., First Blood, Revenge, Chain, etc.) but a pure, single kill as if you were in the training ground. The highest scoring kill I've been ...
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How do I do a leg sweep?

I have done a leg sweep a few times before, but it's usually by accident. I know that it's RT + B on xbox but I'm not sure what the other parameters are. Does it happen when I am locked onto an enemy? ...
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Where is the golden horn?

One of the achievements in Assassin's Creed: Revelations is "Almost Flying" where I must jump from Galata tower to the "Golden Horn." I know where Galata Tower is, but I haven't seen the "Golden ...
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Is there any benefit to collecting books? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What's the point of buying books? Once I found the first hidden book, a bunch more book icons popped up on my radar. What use is collecting books? I know that ...
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Using the Courtesan in multiplayer on PC

For a long time since I've been playing, I had the feeling that the Courtesan was just not a selectable character in multiplayer on the PC. I know that console players have been able to choose her ...
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Why aren't there any officials for me to kill or heralds for me to bribe?

I'm not super far into Assassin's Creed: Revelations. I've only just finished the mission where Afterwards I was fleeing a whole mess of Janissaries. Eventually I evaded them and became anonymous, ...
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How do I catch a thief without killing him?

In previous games, when I chased a thief across the rooftops with no weapon but my fists equipped, I could sprint after him with RT (playing on Xbox 360) and when I got close enough, B would turn into ...
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Does completing the Desmond memories have any effect on the Ezio campaign?

AKA, Is there anything to be gained by indulging my whiny, emo, future self? Ugh. Desmond. I can't stand this guy. I've unlocked a few of the Desmond missions, but I've been putting them off. In ...
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What's the murder-to-renovation ratio?

It seems like every time I renovate a building, my Awareness jumps a good 20% give or take. Killing guards and otherwise causing a disturbance to the peace seems to give me far less, but I've been a ...
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How do trip wire based bombs work?

So far I've been completely neglecting the "trip wire" bomb class, and I'm wondering if I'm missing out. It seems like the sort of thing I'd have to set up in advance, and I rarely know what path I ...
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Can I murder my friends to death with poison?

I've got poison bombs equipped as my lethal bomb type, but I'm a little wary using them around my allies, for fear that perhaps the poison would effect them as well. It seems like my fellow ...
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Why am I not receiving income every 20 minutes?

My automatic income has been spotty, at best. Having logged several hours of playtime, I've received income exactly twice. I've specifically tried the following, which seem to have no effect: ...
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Why does the Templar awareness meter background stay red?

Sometimes in this game I'm just running around as a garden variety cold blooded mass murderer, but sometimes I commit the unspeakable crime of... purchasing property‽ I frequently find myself at ...
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Will a pursuer that is locked on to you always kill you if you use a Smoke Bomb?

This has bothered me for a while now. Suppose you are being followed by your pursuer in multiplayer and you have the Smoke Bombs in your current ability set. Now your pursuer goes after you Locked ...
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How do you obtain the Serial Killer challenge?

In multiplayer mode, there is a challenge called Serial Killer, which seems quite easy to get. Its description is Play a session with every Persona. I did that but the challenge didn't progress. Do ...
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How much time will I need to invest to get the multiplayer achievements?

I am totally new to any Assassin's Creed multiplayer, but I noticed that there are a set of multiplayer achievements in AC:Revelations. I have to use a one-time code in order to get my copy to play ...
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What are the worthwhile rewards from doing the faction challenges?

Every faction in Assassin's Creed: Revelations appears to have a few sets of challenges associated with them. Under some of them it appears there is a reward for completing an entire set. However, ...
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How do I disarm enemies in Assassins Creed Revelations?

I'm stuck in one of the master assassin missions - I'm only allowed to disarm enemies but I can't find a proper move in the game tutorials nor do I find anything in the handbook. Anyone knows the ...
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How is the Mute ability supposed to work?

So I have the Mute ability in one of my sets but I'm having a tough time figuring out how to actually use it. It's supposedly prevents any Templar around me within a certain distance from being able ...
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Can I withdraw an assassin from a city?

I was playing around with the Mediterranean Defense in Assassin's Creed: Revelations and ended up assigning one of my den masters to an assassin-controlled city. I didn't actually want to go through ...
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What's the difference between the two Animus Hack kill streaks?

So there's two kill streaks, the Animus Hack and the Silent Animus Hack. Animus Hack: When the STREAK counter reaches 9, the ANIMUS HACK enables you to kill whomever you want from a distance. ...
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Does a Master Assassin sent out on a Mediterranean defense mission leave their den vulnerable to Templar attack?

As the question says, if I send a Master Assassin off on a Mediterranean defense mission, does it leave their assigned den vulnerable to a Templar attack? When I get my 7 dens all assigned Master ...
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Are there any tricks to help me find all the Animus Data Fragments?

I've collected a few of the Animus Data Fragments, but they seem like the feathers in previous games - there are a ton of them, and they're hard to see. I find that without assistance, finding these ...
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What's the easiest den defense level to get “Iron curtain”?

For "Iron Curtain," I have to do a den defense "perfectly," and without using the cannon. What does perfectly mean? With my base having 100% health? I tried to do this on the tutorial mission for ...
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If I quit during a mission, will I resume at the last checkpoint or before I started?

At the end of my gaming session last night, I went to try and save and realized that there didn't appear to be an option. I'm assuming the game's autosave is all I get, like it or not. If I quit ...
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What does the “A -15%” statistic mean when shopping for armor?

I was shopping for some armor last night, and I noticed a statistic on the armor purchase screen that I hadn't seen in previous AC games. It looked like the "Assassin's Logo" (a stylized A of sorts) ...
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Can't connect to any multiplayer matches in AC:R

I'm trying to play some multi-player in Assassins Creed: Revelation. Unfortunately, each time I try to search for a match, I can't connect to anything and the matchmaking end up giving up. No mater ...
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What is the assassin's creed?

At some point in every Assassin's Creed game, the creed itself comes up, but I can never remember what it is. I know it has something to do with "everything is permitted" and there's another part ...
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Is there an ingame listing of personas that would show in a map?

So I'm trying to get into playing multiplayer now, just 100% single player last night but I'm having a tough time getting into it. I know I need to learn the maps eventually but getting started is ...
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What are the last 2 gates for on Animus Island?

According to the wiki, there are only five "Desmond's Journey" memories (warning: spoilers on that page). However, if you look around the area where the five memories are located, there are two more ...
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Is there a benefit to buying landmarks?

Is there a reason or benefit to buy landmarks? Do they generate income or is there some other benefit? If they generate income, is that income based on the cost of the landmark, or a fixed income?
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What are the glasses that came with this game for?

I just got my copy of Assassin's Creed: Revelations, and stuck to the back of the package is a pair of what appears to be red/blue (actually more like green/magenta) cardboard 3D glasses. What are ...
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Where and when can I craft bombs?

I'm not very far into Constantinople, but I've already collected a lot of bomb ingredients. However, I don't seem to be able to do anything with them. I assume at some point I'll be able to make ...
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Where do I collect revenue?

As I was running through the first or second memory in Constantinople, I received a notification saying "Revenue Deposit made: xxxx V in the bank vault. Where do I collect this revenue? I looked ...
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How do I climb the Galata tower in 60 seconds?

When Ezio gets the hookblade in Constantinople, there is an optional objective to climb the Galata tower in 60 seconds. I have tried this quite a few times, but my best runs are still 5-10 seconds too ...
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How do I get 5 haystack kills?

In the last part of the first DNA section, you're in a small village searching for the Templar leader. The optional objective for this section is to kill 5 enemies from haystacks. There are a couple ...
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How can I tell if a stalker is going to kill me?

Every once in a while, a templar stalker will come and attempt to take my life (and will always be unsuccessful ;). Are there any conditions for when they do attack me? Is it completely random? Is ...
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Does interacting with highlighted objects in Masyaf accomplish anything?

In the castle at Masyaf in the beginning of the game, there are several items (a table, a bookcase, a stack of books) that are highlighted and give you an "interact" option. Doing so causes a ghost or ...
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What is templar control?

Some of the assassin missions in Assassin's Creed:Revelations offer "-X% Templar Control". What does this mean? What is templar control and why do I want to keep it low?