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Dishonored was originally to be set in medieval Japan

Arkane Studios’ Sebastien Mitton gave a talk at GDC in which he revealed the warmly received Dishonored was originally set to take place in medieval Japan. Mitton continued, “We thought medieval Japan was not good for us becaus...

 
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Dishonored: The Knife of Dunwall DLC out April 16

Bethesda has today announced the second bag of add-on content for Dishonored, titled The Knife of Dunwall, is slated for a worldwide April 16 release date. It'll be available for systems across the board, enjoying release on Xbox 360, PS3, ...

 
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Dishonored and Borderlands 2 50% off on XBL today

The week's Xbox Live Arcade sale continues on, with 50% off Dishonored, Borderlands 2, and many more games. You may be able to find these titles cheaper at retail, but if you must play these games now -- and you really should play Arkham...

 
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Dishonored's 'Dunwall City Trials' DLC gets a trailer

Dishonored is one of those games that's mesmerizing to watch someone play well, and this trailer for the impending Dunwall City Trials add-on is no different. Releasing across all platforms on December 11, the downloadable content introduc...

 
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Bethesda: Dishonored sales 'exceeding expectations'

Bethesda has told Destructoid that Dishonored, the critically acclaimed stealth-action title released last month, is performing above sales expectations, and the publisher is definitely pleased. While it declined to reveal actual figures, t...

 
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Dishonored: Dunwall City Trials DLC coming December 11

Bethesda has announced that Dishonored will be getting its first downloadable content offering on December 11. Dunwall City Trials is a series of ten challenge maps designed to test you on stealth, combat, and agility.  The DLC will be...

 
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Bethesda showcases creative kills in Dishonored

Bethesda has released this video collecting the best kills fans of Dishonored have submitted to them. It should probably be noted that there could be spoilers in the video, but I haven't played Dishonored yet and have no idea what cou...

 
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Dishonored has three bits of DLC on the way

More content will be coming for Dishonored, according to Bethesda. They've confirmed plans for three expansion products, the first arriving in December. "Dunwall City Trials" will include ten challenges for players to attempt and leaderboar...

 
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Dishonored region-locked in Russia, just like Borderlands

Eastern European gamers are being diddled again, this time by Bethesda. Hot off the heels of Borderlands 2's controversial Russian-version region lock, it's become apparent that Dishonored is also using a locked version in Eastern European ...

 
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Here's how to customize Dishonored's FOV even more

Some people have specific tastes when it comes to their field of view in games. Being able to customize this setting from within a menu is always appreciated, but it's still not something I would expect to see in every major PC release. Whi...

 
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XCOM or Dishonored? YOU MUST CHOOSE ONE!

If there's one thing my Twitter feed has been telling me this week, it's that gamers are desperately choosing between XCOM: Enemy Unknown and Dishonored, two good looking games that, in their own ways, stand out among the generic "me too" g...

 
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Dishonored gets a midnight launch event in Austin

The Austin-based Arkane Studios will be celebrating the launch of their latest, Dishonored, tonight at the Gamestop store in the Arboretum at Great Hills, and you're invited. Starting at 10:00 pm, co-creative directors Harvey Smith and Raph...

 
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Review: Dishonored

It seems that once or twice a year we get some new intellectual property demolishing the idea that only sequels perform well, shaking up the market in some exciting way. Despite having no big franchise name attached, it catches the eyes of ...

 
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Dishonored: The Hand that Feeds

Bethesda and Arkane Studios have released the second part of their series of shorts, Tales from Dunwall, fleshing out the intriguing setting of Dishonored. Where the first short, "The Awakening", revealed the origins of an industriali...

 
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The final Dishonored documentary video is now live

I have to admit, I have intentionally avoided information on Dishonored as much as possible so that I can go in blind. That all ends today with this video that wraps up the Dishonored four part developer documentary, which explai...

 
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The freedom of Dishonored

With Dishonored almost upon us, Arkane Studios have a third developer diary out which will no doubt cause you to salivate to such a degree that you drown, and are unable to play. How cruel. This one is all about choice, consequence, and pl...

 
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Latest Dishonored developer diary is all about immersion

Arkane Studios has pulled the curtain back once again on Dishonored through an always welcome developer diary, this time talking about immersion in the game. It starts out with the title's Visual Design Director, Viktor Antonov, where he e...

 
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Kill some rats in free iOS game Dishonored: Rat Assassin

At long last, killing vermin in my rat infested storage unit I sleep in is going to pay off! Rat Assassin is kind of like Fruit Ninja instead you are slicing rats, not fruit -- the story of my life. If the idea nauseates you, try living in...

 
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New video highlights the basics of stealth in Dishonored

While quite a bit more straightforward than the recent "Creative Kills" trailer, this video highlights stealth gameplay, a major element of Dishonored. You'll be able to visualize enemies' lines of sight and, unless I'm mistaken, even how ...

 
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Have some more freaky Dishonored screenshots

Some new screens for Dishonored have arrived, and they're about as spooky as the last ones, as the game's cultural elite continue to done masks fashioned out of nightmares. Who told that lady the "human moth" look was in this season? Anyway...

 
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Latest Dishonored trailer highlights creative killing

Bethesda has dropped a new trailer for Dishonored this morning and it's a pretty entertaining watch, offering a few examples of ways the player can creatively dispatch enemies. They mostly focus on using combinations of powers, though...

 
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Josh Holloway's six-pack abs aren't in Dishonored so STFU

Dishonored has one hell of a voice cast but Lost's Josh Holloway is not on the bill. Due to some confusion over this on other news sites, Dishonored co-director Harvey Smith cleared this up for us (as well as BethBlog's Twitter). This rumor...

 
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These new Dishonored screens will disturb you

We got hold of some new images for the upcoming Dishonored, including some rather disturbing ones from the Lady Boyle mission I recently previewed. That baby mask is really something. I'm glad I didn't come across it during my playthrough, ...

 
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Dishonored's voice cast includes Susan Sarandon and more

There's plenty to be excited about for Arkane Studios' Dishonored; now you can add the game's voice cast to that list, assuming award-winning actors are who you want bringing game characters to life. First up is Susan Sarandon, who will be ...

 
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QuakeCon Preview: Dishonored is still amazing. Who knew?

[Destructoid is grabbing its rail gun and heading to Dallas, Texas this weekend for QuakeCon. Stay posted for game news, previews, and strange happenings from the infamous LAN room.] For a game as rich with ideas and exciting as Dishon...

 
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Details of Dishonored UK pre-order bonuses emerge

With Dishonored getting ever closer, folk are no doubt already planning their pre-order. A simple thing, one might think, but they'd be wrong. Even here, in the UK, where our options for video game purchases are increasingly limited, there ...

 
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Dishonored displays some daring escapes

Here's a new trailer for Dishonored. It details a number of tricks players can perform in order to get themselves out of a tight spot. From impressive air dashes to sneaky possession, there are quite a few neat ways to escape danger. ...

 
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Dishonored does lots of killing in these videos

Bethesda released two videos showcasing the Dishonored walkthrough it did at E3 this year. It involves a level I got to play myself, and found very promising indeed, because I summoned rats from an ethereal dimension. You give me a Rat Vor...

 
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The PC version of Dishonored will have its own interface

With the gap between consoles and PCs as wide as it is right now, it's become quite obvious when the power of the latter isn't leveraged effectively for multiplatform games. Worse yet are ports that can't be bothered to offer even the most ...

 
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E3: Bethesda's booth was decked out in Dishonored props

One of my favorite booths at E3 this past week was easily Bethesda's. The majority of the inside of their setup was decked out with all sorts of props recreated from their upcoming game, Dishonored. Hopefully, Bethesda brings the same booth...

 
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E3: Dishonored's quiet revenge

Revenge is probably one of the most universal stories we tell. It's in practically everything from Star Trek, to Moby Dick, to God of War. Now we have Dishonored. The main character, Corvo Atano, is a former member of the Empress' court who...

 
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E3: A lot of shady folks in these Dishonored screens

It seems that the whaling city of Dunwall sure is full of a lot unsavoury individuals, each looking to cut you worse than the last one did. But don't forget that Dunwall has its fair share of interesting sites to take in; like the...

 
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E3: Dishonored: Superb supernatural stealth

First-person, steampunk-flavored supernatural stealth action, anyone? It sounds weird, but it works wonderfully. Arkane's Dishonored is all of that and more, making for a game that is all over the place, but in the best way. If you think yo...

 
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Oh boy! Dishonored has five different pre-order bonuses

You know, I'm getting quite tired of all these exclusive pre-orders at every single retailer for every new game that comes out. It becomes a hassle if you pick a crappy one, because then you have to wait a couple months to purchase the rest...

 
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Dishonored dated October 9 for North America

Arkane Studios' first-person supernatural assassin game Dishonored has a solid date now: October 9, 2012 in North America, and October 12 in Europe. It will launch on the Xbox 360, PS3 and PC.  Our first preview of Dishonored made it s...

 
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Interview: Dishonored has rat swarms and fish possession

A couple weeks ago, I went to one of Bethesda's preview events where they have fancy sandwiches and water with lemons in it. This time, it was to take a look at Dishonored. I've heard a lot of people compare the game to Assassin's Creed, w...

 
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Preview: Our first look at Dishonored

Locked up for a crime you did not commit, and accused of killing the empress you swore to protect, you are left to rot in prison for your unjust conviction. Your only saving grace is an amoral mystical being who endows you with special powe...

 
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Dishonored unleashed a debut trailer full of Stilt Police

We've seen some very pretty screenshots of Bethesda's Dishonored, but so far, nothing in motion. Those hoping for gameplay footage will be disappointed, since this is a CG trailer, but it's still pretty exciting stuff. Check it out! The vi...

 
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Dishonored is looking diabolically delicious

Bethesda today unleashed some new screenshots for Arkane Studios' unique steampunk shooter, Dishonored. Decadence and devilry rule the roost in this selection of very nice looking images.  There's some concept art as well, if you're it...

 
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No stilt police in latest Dishonored screenshots

Jim was puzzled over Arkane Studios' decision to put Dishonored's police on stilts. Perhaps someone was listening -- there are no stilt police to be found in these latest screenshots for the upcoming first-person shooter.  While the po...

 
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Dishonored screens make us fear the STILT POLICE!

Take a look at the Dishonored image above. Those are law enforcers on robotic stilts. They are the STILT POLICE (not the official name), and I have so many questions about them. In fact, let's list them: Why are those policemen on stilts? ...

 
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Interview: Arkane Studios on Dishonored

After posting my glowing Dishonored preview last week, I received some comments saying my post was overflowing with hyperbole – they must not be familiar with the track record of Arkane Studios’ Harvey Smith and Raphael &ldquo...

 
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Preview: Dishonored

A first-person Assassin’s Creed mixed with BioShock’s plasmids, all wrapped around an inspired world that is part Half-Life 2 and part A Clockwork Orange -- that sounds like a dream come true, right? The best part? The team maki...

 
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Bethesda's Dishonored is my new jam

New Dishonored screens have emerged from QuakeCon 2011 today and it's finally made me take notice of Bethesda's next title. The "first-person stealth/action adventure" game as it's described looks pretty damn rad. I kind of get the vibe of ...

 
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Debut Dishonored screenshot teases first-person swordplay

I wasn't the only one taken by surprise over Arkane Studios and Bethesda's reveal for Dishonored, looking at your reactions. The Game Informer cover was mysterious enough, and then we found out about some of the big industry names attached ...

 
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Bethesda reveals Dishonored by Deus Ex, Half-Life devs

Bethesda has officially announced a brand new  "first-person stealth/action adventure" game, Dishonored. The full details are in the latest issue of Game Informer, because Game Informer is now where all videogame announcements hap...

 

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