As a huge fan of action-adventure games, and one that will probably never fully recover from the Uncharted games coming to end, my biggest trepidation coming in to Shadow of the Tomb Raider was that lead development duties had transferred from Crystal Dynamics to Eidos Montreal. Thankfully, my anxieties that…
Deus Ex has always taken pride in giving the player choice throughout every aspect of the experience; the routes you take to the objective you choose, the responses you make to who you give the privilege of conversing with you. Every step you take, every word you utter can impact…
In Deus Ex: Human Revolution, what is referred to as the "aug incident" took place. Mechanically augmented people all over the world suffered from psychotic delusions, lost control of their actions and started to attack others. Millions were killed, hundreds of thousands of others were severely injured, and the entire world…
Adam Jensen returns in a newly upgraded form, as Square Enix released a new trailer for their upcoming sci-fi action RPG Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. In this new world, augmented folks have become persecuted and placed into ghettos.  Adam certainly never asked for this, so it's time to crack the…
Square Enix and Eidos-Montréal have announced that their creative but controversial Augment Your Pre-Order for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided has been cancelled. This comes after heavy backlash from gamers and their Deus Ex community. The pre-order program was created to enable gamers to choose their own rewards which mirrors the in-game mechanics, by…
Mantle support for Thief will be introduced in a patch releasing later today. AMD's new ATI should help smooth performance on low end machines, as well as introducing TrueAudio. Eidos-Montreal intended to include Mantle when the game launched but was delayed for unknown reasons. Mantle helps improve performance by altering…
Deus Ex: The Fall is coming to Steam one week earlier than expected, reports StrategyInformer. The cyberpunk stealth-action RPG title was first released on iOS devices last year, and Android devices last month. Serving as a side-story to Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Deus Ex: The Fall is now releasing on…
Square-Enix have announced on their blog that Deus Ex: The Fall will be coming to Steam March 25. Originally released as a mobile platform spin-off July last year, Deus Ex: The Fall is like the baby-brother of Eidos-Montreal's 2011 series reboot, Deus Ex: Human Revolution. Following the story of an…
At launch, the PC version of Eidos-Montreal's Thief reboot will lack support for AMD's new API, Mantle. Support for Mantle will come through a patch aimed for release in March. Posted by Valerie Bourdeau on the Eidos-Montreal community blog, it was stated: "we are busy working on a patch to…
The launch trailer for the Thief reboot is now live, arriving a few days before the games release date. From the Playstation Blog, the trailer sets the stage for Garrett's return. With the City on the verge of collapse and zombie-like beings walking in the darker parts of town, Thief…
Square-Enix have released 17 minutes of uninterrupted gameplay footage of the upcoming Thief reboot. Taking place within the first mission, Lockdown, this video shows one way of getting to Garrett's hideout. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iAQhxHmptS8 Showing off some of Garrett's gadgetry, Thief, at least in passing, seems remarkably close to its predecessors. A…
Sony have posted a new trailer on the Playstation Blog, detailing the Thief series reboot. Giving a brief overview of the core mechanics and concepts, Thief 101: Everything You Need To Know is well trodden ground for anyone who has kept an eye on the games development. The trailer is…
In the rating for upcoming stealth title, Thief 4, the Entertainment Software Rating Board have 'awarded' Eidos-Montreal's game a "mature" rating for containing a few naughty sections which suggest some in-game nudity. The spoiler-free ESRB synopsis gave Thief this rating due to "Blood, Nudity, Strong Language, Strong Sexual Content, Use of…
Square Enix today released Deus Ex: the Fall onto the Google Play Store, allowing those with with Android devices to experience the most recent entry in the Deus Ex canon. Set in 2027, the game follows the plot of a tie-in novel to 2011's Deus Ex: Human Revolution called Deus…
While the proof is in the pudding, Eidos-Montreal is doing a good job at convincing us this will be both a faithful and new Thief experience. Bringing back the 'moving art' style of cutscenes from the original trilogy, this new series of shorts are aimed at introducing you to 'The…
Elias Toufexis, the voice of Adam Jensen, was once set to play Far Cry 3 protagonist Jason Brody but was fired. Speaking out at MCM Comic Con in London, Toufexis revealed that Ubisoft were afraid that the two characters voices were too similar. As both games were developed and published…
Deus Ex is in a bit of a resurgence right now. With Deus Ex: The Fall out on mobile devices, as well as the announcement of Deus Ex: Universe for the next gen, the RPG series may become a regular franchise.  Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut is out now…
Square Enix and Eidos Montréal's Deus Ex Human Revolution: Director's Cut is now available in the US. The game is a buffed up version of 2011's entry into the Deus Ex series, which features re-balanced boss fights, New Game+, the Missing Link DLC and over 8 hours of developer commentary.…
In an interview on the official Eidos Montréal Blog, Game Director Nic Cantin explained that the XP system seen in previous gameplay footage is no longer in the game. Thief is a reboot of the classic PC series, in which players guide master thief Garret around dark mansions and stealing…
The Wii U release of Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut comes with a handful of features unique to the console. While the PC, Xbox 360, and PS3 version of the game will come with improved AI, new boss fights, and other small tweaks, the Wii U edition has been…
The new trailer from Eidos Montreal shows off the stealth and free-running aspects of the upcoming Thief whilst also giving viewers an insight into the games story. With such a different style of gameplay when comparing it to the majority of first-person games on the market, Thief surely looks like…