During the English Civil War, he was defeated by the parliamentarian Oliver Cromwell and beheaded in London by the city executioner Richard Brandon. Following his death, Scotland proclaimed his son, Charles II, to be his successor. However, it would be years before the monarchy reclaimed the English throne.
- Assassin's Creed: Project Legacy (mentioned only)
- Assassin's Creed: Syndicate (mentioned in Database entry only)