The New Novel by One of the Guys Behind Dishonored Is Dark, But Not…

Harvey Smith—who you probably know as a chief architect of Deus Ex and of last year’s hit stealth/action hybrid Dishonored—has made games about secret alien UFO labs and supernatural steampunk assassins. So you might expect a novel from the co-founder of Arkane Studios to be heavy with genre trappings and filled with… » 4/10/13 4:00pm 4/10/13 4:00pm

Before You Start… Tips For Playing Dishonored The Best Way

Revenge ain't easy. While playing Dishonored, an excellent new stealth-action game that's out today for consoles and PC, you might find yourself face-to-face with a pack of pistol-brandishing guards or surrounded by a swarm of hungry, plague-infested rats. Or maybe you just don't know where to go next. » 10/09/12 10:00am 10/09/12 10:00am

'We Never Really Felt The Need For Boss Monsters' In Dishonored,…

There are no boss battles in Dishonored, no massive, drawn-out fights where the doors suddenly close and you have to take down a really tough enemy to get to the next level. There are some difficult encounters—like the Tallboys, pictured above—but there are no bosses. » 10/05/12 10:40am 10/05/12 10:40am