|In this DNA sequence you will work with a man named Bartolomeo D’Alviano. He is a leader of a group of powerful mercenaries and you both share the common goal of wanting to kill Silvio Babarigo. You will help him get freed from prison as well as his men. Once his army is free you are ready for your attack. You need to place the mercenaries in the correct spots as they wait for your signal. Once you set off the signal the mercenaries attack the guards and leave you an open spot to kill Silvio. You run after him as well as his right hand man Dante Moro. Just continue to run after them and assassinate them both. This is a very easy sequence. The Prophet (Silver Trophy)
Complete DNA Sequence 11.
This is story related and can’t be missed. Below is a spoiler do not read it if you do not want to know about the DNA sequence.
|This is a very easy and short DNA sequence. In the beginning follow Leonard as he talks to you about the true meaning of the Apple of Eden and the Codex pages. Then you find out that the Apple of Eden was found by the templars and they are arriving to Venice to give it to the Spanard. You will disguise as an agile soldier and take the Apple of Eden directly to him. You will fight Rodrigo Borgia and once you are finished fighting him you will find out a lot about your fellow assassins that you don’t know about. Watch the cutscene after the fight with Rodrigo and the DNA sequence will end. Once it ends you will get the trophy.
The Vault (Silver Trophy)
Complete DNA Seqeunce 14.
This is story related and can’t be missed. Below is a spoiler do not read it if you do not want to know about the DNA sequence.
|This DNA sequence will start off making you find the remaining Codex pages that you’ve not found. Don’t worry though as they’ve all been marked on your map so you simply must travel to each city and look at your map to find the locations of them. Once you have all 30 codex pages return to your stronghold and put them on the wall with the rest of the pages. After a cutscene with your fellow assassins you must put the Codex pages in the correct order. Use your Eagle Vision and you will see blood on the Codex pages. Rotate the pages so that it makes a map of the world. Once the pages are rotated you will discover the location of the Staff of Eden. You will also learn that Rodrigo has become the Pope and you must kill him.You will travel to Rome and infiltrate the Vatican. The Vatican is filled with guards so just continue to take them out and move on. You will eventually reach Rodrigo. Attempt to assassinate him. He will stop you from assassinating him and you must fight him. Just continue to hit him with your sword as all he really does is block. Once he has no health left watch the small cutscene. Once the cutscene is over chase down Rodrigo and you will have to fist fight him. Just continue to grab him and punch him and when you know him down stand him back up and repeat. Do this until he is dead. Once you kill him you will go over to the Staff of Eden and watch as the tomb opens. Once it opens you will get the trophy.
An Old Friend Returns (Gold Trophy)
Escape the hideout.
This is story related and can’t be missed. Below is a spoiler do not read it if you do not want to know about the event.
|After you watch the long cutscene at the end of DNA sequence 14 the game will end and the credits will roll. As the credits roll you will hear as you and your team begin to pack up and leave as Abstergo has found your location and are about to enter the building. They will enter and you will play as Desmond while the credits roll. You and Lucy will need to fend off the Abstergo soldiers so you can escape. You will see Vidic and a group of guards as you run down the stairs. Take out all the guards and run to Vidic. Watch the last cutscene and watch the credits. Once the credits finish you will get the trophy.
Undertaker (Silver Trophy)
Discover the Assassin’s Tomb inside the catacombs under Santa Maria Novella.
During DNA sequence 4 you will go on a mission to spy on the Pazzis so you can assassinate your next target. Continue on the mission and go through the tomb the way it says for you to do. This is the only mandatory tomb you have to go in throughout the game. Once you get to the end go into the tomb and open the chests. Once you open it leave the tomb and you will get the trophy.
Choir Boy (Bronze Trophy)
Discover the Assassin’s Tomb inside Santa Maria del Flore (The Duomo).
This is one of the tougher tombs because it’s a pretty tough puzzle to figure out in some parts. It is located in Florence and it is on the building where you got the High Dive trophy. It should come up as the assassin’s symbol on your map. Once inside follow along completing the climbing puzzle. Once you get to the room with the Sarcophagus open it and then jump out the window nearby. Once you exit the tomb you will get the trophy. Below is a video of the tomb and how to beat it.
Venetian Gladiator (Bronze Trophy)
Discover the Assassin’s Tomb inside Santa Maria della Visitazione.
This one is located in Venice. Look on your map and you will be able to see it. Once you enter it you will need to jump from a ledge into a hay stack. A short cutscene will play and after you watch it assassinate the big guard right in front of you. Then chase the smaller guard until he leads you to the rest of the guards. Kill all of them and enter the next room. Pull the lever and quickly run around the course as fast as possible. If you watch the the camera it will take you on the route you need to take to beat the course. Be quick as it is timed. Once you beat the course a door will unlock and inside is the Sarcophagus. Go in the room and open it. Once you open it leave through the secret door that they show you. Once you leave the tomb you will get the trophy.
Hallowed be thy name (Bronze Trophy)
Discover the Assassin’s Tomb inside the Basilica di San Marco.
This tomb can be found in Venice. Once you enter the tomb immediately go to where the camera pointed you towards. Activate the Sarcophagus and it will raise pieces of floor from the ground. When you step on them a timer will start and you will need to quickly figure out a climbing puzzle to get to a lever that you will hang from. Pay attention because as soon as you hit the button the camera will take you on a guided tour of what to do. Once all 4 puzzles are completed the middle of the floor completely opens up revealing the real Sarcophagus. Go down and open it. Then exit the door near you. Once you are out you will get the trophy.
Prison Escape Bronze Trophy
Discover the Assassin’s Tomb inside the Rocca di Ravaldino fortress.
This tomb is located in Romagna-Forli. You must enter it from the water around the back of the city. You will see the spot on your map. Once inside pull the levers and go through the doors quickly. That’s basically what you need to do for this tomb. There are a minimal number of enemies so don’t worry about them. Just watch the camera as it will show you the route you need to take. Once you get to the Sarcophagus open it and exit through the secret door. Once you leave the tomb you will get the trophy.
I can see your house from here! (Bronze Trophy)
Discover the Assassin’s Tomb inside Torre Grossa.
This tomb is located in Tuscany. You will be able to see it on your map if you have gotten a view point in the area. Once inside you will notice that there are more guards then normal inside the tomb. Take them out and find your way around the climbing puzzle. Once you reach the top open the Sarcophagus and exit the tomb through the ladder that should be right next to you. Once you leave the tomb you will get the trophy.
Myth Maker (Bronze Trophy)
Find the 8 statuettes in Monteriggioni.
There are 8 small statuettes in Monteriggioni and you need to find them. Luckily there is a map of the locations of them. Here is the link.
It will show you the general area of all of the statuettes. Once you find them all the trophy will pop up.
Also to help you out here is a video of where they are located.
Though it isn’t necessary you can put the statues around the side and back of your house and you will get a total of 8,000 Florins.
Vitruvian Man (Bronze Trophy)
Unlock all 20 pieces of Subject 16’s video.
The following link shows you the locations of all of the glyphs as well as how to solve them.
Below is a map with an bird’s eye view of the glyphs.
Once you find and complete all of the pieces you will get the trophy.
Tip of the Iceberg (Bronze Trophy)
Use your Eagle Vision to scan a Glyph in the environment.
In every city there is glyphs that are on some walls. They are symbols and they are bright white. If you see one you will certainly notice it. Once you see one use your eagle vision and you will get an encrypted message from Subject 16. See Vitruvian Man for the locations of the glyphs and how to beat them.
A Piece of the Puzzle (Bronze Trophy)
Unlock a piece of Subject 16’s video.
Once you find a glyph using your Eagle Vision you will get a piece of Subject 16’s audio recording along with a puzzle for you to decode. There is a puzzle for each glyph and each are different. See Vitruvian Man for the different kinds of puzzles and how to beat them.
In Memory of Petruccio (Bronze Trophy)
Collect all the Feathers.
There are a total of 100 feathers scattered throughout the game. The following link will show you a map of the locations of the feathers in each area.
Once you find all of the feathers return them to Maria in your mothers room.
Show your Colors (Bronze Trophy)
Wear the Auditore cape in each city.
To unlock the Auditore cape you must find and collect all 100 feathers in the game. Once you have the feathers bring them to your stronghold and bring them to Maria who is in your mothers room. This will give you the cape. Once you have the cape simply quick travel to each city or go there manually. Once you enter each city with your cape on you will get the trophy. The Mountains count as a city. You must go to them to get the trophy. For the feather locations see In Memory of Petruccio. Below is a video of the trophy if you still need help.
Perfect Harmony (Bronze Trophy)
Tint your clothes with those colors: Wetland Ebony and Wetland Ivory.
The clothes can be bought at any Tailor shop in Romagna/Forli (Rome). Once you go to the Tailor shop buy both clothes. It will cost approximately 2,500 Florins. Once you by both of the dyes you will get the trophy. Below is a video of the trophy if you need it.
I like the view (Bronze Trophy)
Synchronize 10 View Points.
Scattered throughout each city there are view points. To synchronize with them you must climb to the very top of them and push . The view points stick out like sore thumbs as they are very tall and normally have a wooden plank on one side and a hay bale under it. Once you find one of the view points in the city look at your map and you will see other view points that you’ve spotted. The view points on the map are signified by an eagle. Synchronize with 10 view points and you will get the trophy.
High Dive (Bronze Trophy)
Perform a Leap of Faith from the Top of Florence’s Glotto’s Campanile.
During the first DNA sequence you will eventually need to deliver a letter for your father. Accept the mission and complete it. Once completed you will see your sister Claudio sitting on a bench inside the small courtyard in front of your fathers house. Speak to her and accept her mission. The mission is not needed for the trophy but you get it early on and it will take you right near the building you need to jump from. Complete the mission and beat up Duchio. Then climb the big white building he was standing next to. Once you climb to the top of the building you will see a very tall tower. It looks like it’s connected to the building but it’s not and you will need to jump over to it. Continue to climb that tower until you reach the top. Synchronize when you’re at the top and jump from the wooden plank into the bale of hay below and you will get the trophy. Once again the side mission is not necessary but it was the easiest way to explain where the building was. The following is a video of the trophy.
Street Cleaner (Bronze Trophy)
Hide 5 dead bodies in a Bale of Hay.
Simply go to a bale of hay and kill any people that are near it. Press the button to pick them up and carry them next to the bale of hay. Once you are next to it face it and hit the button again and Ezio will throw the dead body into the bale of hay. It can be a citizen or guard it doesn’t matter. Do this 5 times and you will get the trophy. The people must be thrown in the same bale of hay for the trophy to pop up.
Fly Swatter (Bronze Trophy)
Kick a Guard while using the Flying Machine.
In DNA sequence 8 you will fly the Flying Machine to your assassination target. To kick a guard while your flying simply hold and fly towards him. Ezio will lock on to the guard and kick him as he passes. I suggest you do this on the first set of archers you see as they are out in the open and pretty easy to kill. This is in fact a missable trophy. If you do not get a target you will not be able to get the trophy as it is the only time in the game where you use the Flying Machine. If you are near the end and haven’t kicked a guard yet simply fly into a building or the ground so you die and can start from the beginning of the flying sequence.
Messer Sandman (Bronze Trophy)
Stun 4 guards at once by throwing sand in their face.
To unlock the ability to throw sand you must talk to the trainer that is outside of your Auditore stronghold. Talk to him and go down to special moves. Then go into unarmed and complete the training. Now that you have the ability unlocked find a group of soldiers that are walking around and hold . Once you’re fully charged let go of and hit at least 4 guards with the sand. Once they are hit with the sand you will get the trophy. Here is a video of how it’s done.
Doctor (Bronze Trophy)
Perform an Air Assassination on a Poisoned NPC.
In the beginning of DNA sequence 5 you will unlock the ability to put poison on your hidden blade. Once you are able to do this poison someone. It can be either a guard or citizen it doesn’t matter. Just make sure that there is something you can climb on top of so that you can jump down and assassinate the person. Once they start going crazy and flailing their arms around jump towards them and assassinate them. Once you kill him you will get the trophy. Below is a video on how to do it.
No-hitter (Bronze Trophy)
Kill 10 enemies while remaining in conflict without being hit.
This one sounds harder than it actually is. Once you can counter that’s all you really need for this trophy. Get into a big group of guards and make sure there is enough there. If there isn’t enough guards simply provoke the guards in some way and run into another big group of guards and there should be enough. You must kill 10 enemies without leaving battle without being hit. Just continue to counter until you’ve killed 10 enemies. This may take a few tries but once you master the counter skill this should be no problem at all.
Alternatively you could do what is shown in this video. For this method to work though you must have smoke bombs available to you.
Lightning Strike (Bronze Trophy)
Sprint for 100 meters.
This is an easy trophy. Just hold so that you have the option to sprint and simply hold down the button to sprint. Run down a long street until the trophy pops up.
Kleptomaniac Bronze Trophy
Pickpocket 1000 Florins.
To pickpocket money simply walk and hold the button when near people. You will slip your hand in their pockets and take their money. You will get about 10 Florins per person you steal from. Make sure not to stay near the person you just stole from or they will alert the guards. Just continue to steal from people until you’ve gotten the trophy. Below is a video of how it is done. The only difference is instead of pressing A to steal push .
Alternatively when you pay a town crier you pay him 500 Florins. You can steal all 500 Florins back as soon as you pay him. Do this twice and you will get the trophy.
Sweeper (Bronze Trophy)
Sweep 5 guards at once by using a Long Weapon.
To gain the ability to use a sweep attack you must talk to the trainer near your stronghold. From there go to special moves and then to long weapon. Complete the training and you will gain the ability to use the move. Once you’ve learned it go to any city and keep any eye out for a solider with a long weapon such as a spear. Once you see one disarm him so you get his weapon. The get a big group of guards in front of you and use your sweep attack by holding in the SQUARE button. This one may take a couple tries but after you get the hang of the move you will get it in no time at all. Below is a good video of how it’s done.
Red Light Addict (Bronze Trophy)
Spend 5000 florins on Courtesans.
Courtesans are the women you can hire to distract guards and lure them away from their posts. There are groups of Courtesans scattered around the city. You can look on your map for their locations. Simply push TRIANGLE when you are near them and you will hire them for 150 Florins. Have them lure some guards and then run to the next groups of Courtesans. Continue to do this until you’ve gotten the trophy.
Man of the People (Bronze Trophy)
Toss more than 300 florins on the ground.
While you’re in a group of citizens you can throw money on the ground to catch their attention as well as the attention of nearby guards. Just continue to throw money on the ground near big groups of people until the trophy pops up. To throw money press R2 to access your weapon wheel and select the bag of money. Push SQUARE to throw money on the ground. Below is a video of how it should look.
Victory lies in preparation. (Bronze Trophy)
Get all Hidden Blades, Item Pouches and Armor upgrades for Ezio.
For this trophy you must have all 3 hidden blade upgrades, all the pouches and every piece of the 4 types of armors. For the three hidden blades you will get them as you progress through the story so don’t worry about them. The pouches and armor you must buy. There are 3 types of pouches. There is a medicine, poison vial and knife pouch. Each pouch has a medium and large sized bag. The pouches can be bought at the Tailor shop. You need every single one meaning both the large and medium sizes for each pouch. Now all that’s left is the armor. There are 4 types of armor Leather, Helmschmied, Metal and Missaglias. Each armor has 4 parts to it Vambraces, Greaves, Chest Guard and Spaulders. You can buy the armor at a Blacksmith shop. Once you have all of the items you will get the trophy.
Art Connoisseur (Bronze Trophy)
Buy a Painting from Florence and Venice.
This is a simple trophy. Just buy a painting from both Florence and Venice. It doesn’t matter which one so just buy the cheapest one there. Look on your map for an Art Merchant. They are the paintbursh on your map. Once you buy one from both cities you will get the trophy.
Assassin for Hire (Bronze Trophy)
Complete your first assassination mission for Lorenzo Il Magnifico.
You can start to do assassinations for Lorenzo in DNA sequence 4. Look on the map for the target on the map. Go to it and interact with the pigeon coup. It will have the assassination on it. Complete the assassination and you will get the trophy.
Macho Man (Bronze Trophy)
Defend a woman’s honor.
One of the type of missions in Assassin’s Creed 2 is to help a wife put her cheating man into his place. The wife will tell you the area where she suspects him of cheating and you will need to go to that area, find him and beat him up until he agrees to be faithful. Once you beat him up and he surrenders the mission will end and you will get the trophy. To find one of these events look on your map for a Beat ‘em Up event. Go to it and if it’s a woman it will be about her husband.
Steal Home (Bronze Trophy)
Win a race against thieves!
For this trophy you must beat a thieves record for a course that he has set out. There are a few in every city and they are signified by a checkered flag on your map. Once you start the challenge continue to run through the checkpoints until the end. You must be quick and know where you are going next. It may take a few tries to learn the course. Once you beat the time you will get the trophy.
Mailman (Bronze Trophy)
Intercept a Borgia Courrier.
These men are dressed in fine clothing and capes and will run away from you on site. These men are found randomly throughout the city. When you hear one screaming and running away from you chase him down and tackle him by tapping when you are near him. Once you knock him down you will get the trophy. Beware these guys are pretty tough to keep up with as they are very agile. Below is a video of the trophy.
Handy Man (Bronze Trophy)
Upgrade a building in the Stronghold.
At the beginning of DNA sequence 4 you will be able to upgrade your stronghold. Talk to the architect to buy upgrades. The cheapest upgrade you can buy is the level 1 Art Merchant. You can upgrade it for 1,000 Florins. Once you upgrade it you will get the trophy.
Podestà of Monteriggioni (Bronze Trophy)
Reach 80% of the your stronghold’s total value.
Once you are able to buy upgrades for your stronghold at the beginning of DNA sequence 4 you will be able to increase the value of the stronghold. Once you have money continue to build and renovate different parts of the city so that your value reaches 80%. To increase your value more you can also buy armor and find items. You can’t get your value to 80% by buying upgrades for you stronghold alone you must also buy armor and weapons for Ezio or find items. You can check how much your stronghold is worth in the book that your sister Claudia keeps. Once you reach 80% of the strongholds value the trophy will pop up.
Master Assassin (Platinum Trophy)
Unlock all trophies.
Unlocked when you get all of the other trophies