What has assassin Ezio Auditore been up to during the time between Assassin's Creed II and Brotherhood? Find out in Assassin's Creed Ascendance, coming November 16 to Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network.

From Ubi Workshop, the folks behind the recently released Assassin's Creed: The Fall comic book series, Ascendance is an animated short film that tells the story of Ezio's struggle against Ceasare Borgia's rise to power to control Italy.

Assassin's Creed Ascendance will be available on November 16, the same day as Brotherhood's release, at a price of $1.99 or 160 Microsoft points.