This is your future, folks. A thing to go with the thing. Software sidecars.
Thief gets a companion app for iOS and Android. The lite version will populate with news on the upcoming game, as well as trailers, screenshots, artwork, character bios and more.
The full-priced version, set at $2.99, will let you link to the main game to track your stats. It will also give you access to a game wiki created in partnership with IGN, as well as digital maps created by Prima. Also, the first two issues of the official Thief comic will be included in digital form.
GameStop has an exclusive pre-order exclusive that will give you this app for free as well as the full soundtrack by Luc St Pierre and a heist mission worth $4.99.
Thief sneaks out February 25, 2014 in North America.