Assassin’s Creed II is Xbox Live’s second ‘Games with Gold’ release

Assassin's Creed II

Assassin’s Creed II will be free to download for Xbox Live Gold subscribers from July 16.

Xbox Live mouthpiece Major Nelson confirmed the news via Twitter – it follows the rather underwhelming debut release in the new ‘Games with Gold’ collection, XBLA title Defense Grid: The Awakening.

Microsoft revealed its new ‘Games with Gold’ promotion during its E3 2013 conference.