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Deathloop has been delayed to September

Deathloop, Arkane's time-looping shooter, is being delayed once again. The studio announced today that Deathloop will now be arriving on Sept. 14, 2021. In a statement from game director Dinga Bakaba, art director Sebastien Mitton, and...

 
 
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Deathloop time-troubles explained by designer Dinga Bakaba

Arkane Studios has released a lighthearted video looking at its upcoming chrono-shooter Deathloop, which will launch on PS5 and PC May 21. The trailer sees the stylish title's designer, Dinga Bakaba, walk the viewer through the clock-warpin...

 
 
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Deathloop gets a little 007 with stylish music video

As a nice little musical interlude during last night's PlayStation State of Play presentation, Bethesda released a new gameplay trailer for Arkane Studios' riotous looking shooter Deathloop, which is headed to PS5 and PC on May 21. The vide...

 
 
 
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Arkane's Deathloop goes guns blazing on May 21, 2021

The cat's out of the bag, and good thing the cat's got nine lives. Arkane's Deathloop and its endless lather, rinse, repeat cycle is set for next May. Except this isn't shampoo. It's murder and death. Yesterday, the New Zealand PlaySt...

 
 
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PlayStation Store dates Deathloop for May 21, 2021

A new update on the New Zealand branch of PlayStation Store has revealed a possible release date for super-cool, time-bending adventure Deathloop. According to the PSN landing page, Arkane Studios' tale of clocks and glocks will launch on P...

 
 
 
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Arkane's Deathloop has eight wacky targets to bring down

Deathloop looks like a playful, energetic, verging-on-out-of-control stealth-action game from the makers of Dishonored, and if you're in the mood for a colorful world of assassins, you'll dig its vibe. During Sony's PS5 Showcase event, Ark...

 
 
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Deathloop won't be a launch window PS5 game after all

If you were expecting to play Deathloop this holiday season on your shiny new PlayStation 5 or your beefed-up PC, there's a change of plans – the first-person assassin game is launching in Q2 2021. Arkane Lyon shared the news on Twitt...

 
 
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Arkane's Deathloop still has my attention

It has been about exactly one year since we first heard about Arkane's newest project, so now it's time for the second look. The PlayStation 5 stream is the home to the second Deathloop trailer. The story's still the same: Rival assas...

 
 
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Arkane's Arx Fatalis is free right now

Arkane's throwing a reverse birthday party of sorts, the kind where it turns a year older but you're the one getting presents.  The first game Arkane Studios ever made, Arx Fatalis, is free on PC right now. The reason for the giveaway...

 
 
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Arkane's canceled Half-Life game didn't star Gordon Freeman

It's been long known that Valve contracted Arkane Studios in the mid-'00s to make a new Half-Life game. However, little was actually known about that project except that it was set in Ravenholm and that Valve canceled production befor...

 
 
 
 
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Review: Wolfenstein: Youngblood

Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus has become an incredibly divisive game since its release in 2017. While it brought some hefty and frenetic gunplay with excellent presentation, the actual gameplay aspects took a backseat to a poorly written...

 
 
 
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Deathloop is the new action game from the Dishonored studio

Arkane Studios' next game isn't another Dishonored, it's a new property called Deathloop. It should still feel familiar, though. Bethesda announced Deathloop at its E3 press conference with a stylish cinematic trailer (embedded above)...

 
 
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Arkane is taking a break from the Dishonored series

We can expect Arkane Studios to continue making immersive games that prioritize "deep world building and environmental storytelling," but Dishonored? The series is on hiatus. Speaking to VG247 at QuakeCon, lead designer Ricardo Bare said th...

 
 
 
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Arkane uses gross red eyes to tease Prey DLC

It's Prey Day, and you shouldn't feel bad if you weren't aware. That's because it's seemingly the first ever Prey Day, as it's an occasion that Bethesda now celebrates because March 15, 2032 is when Morgan Yu woke up at the very beginning o...

 
 
 
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Review: Dishonored: Death of the Outsider

Billie Lurk is tired. By the time she takes Dishonored: Death of the Outsider's lead role, the street urchin-turned-assassin has fought harder and lost more than most. Lurk's actions have shaken the world's foundation; with the single flick...

 
 
 
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New Prey update targets screen-tearing and stuttering on PS4

Prey has been sitting comfortably on my to-play list. I'm confident I'll like it, but I'm also certain I don't have much patience for weird technical woes and pesky bugs. Arkane has been working to get the game to a better place, and today'...

 
 
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Prey was going to let players fly wherever they wanted

When we reviewed Prey, we praised (ha!) its open structure. Arkane created an environment where it's possible to do nearly anything and to go nearly anywhere. The Gloo Cannon is an essential tool to this end, as it allows for free-form trav...

 
 




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