Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Arkane Studios

Corvo returns for an encore in Dishonored: Game of the Year Edition

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Gamers can now get the complete Dishonored collection for $39.99 with Dishonored: Game of the Year Edition. Available for 360, PC, and PS3, the set includes the original game as well as all four DLC add-ons: Dunwall City Trials, The Brigmore Witches, The Knife of Dunwall, and Void Walker’s Arsenal. The Knife of Dunwall and The Brigmore Witches make up a two-party side story featuring the empress’ assassin (and the cause of so many of protagonist Corvo’s troubles), Daud.

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(Xbox 360 Review) Dishonored: The Brigmore Witches

(Xbox 360 Review) Dishonored: The Brigmore Witches

“The promise made to players in The Knife of Dunwall is made good here … ”

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Xbox 360 Reviews

Dishonored: The Brigmore Witches launches today for consoles, PC

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The final act in the Daud saga, and the final add-on for Dishonored, is available today with the release of The Brigmore Witches. The pack, now on Live Marketplace and Steam, and later today on PSN, sees Daud on the hunt for the leader of the Brigmore Witch coven, Delilah. He must work with feuding gangs the Dead Eels and the Hatters in order to get closer to the coven before eventually facing off against Dishonored’s protagonist, Corvo Attano. All spells and abilities unlocked in The Knife of Dunwall will carry over as well.

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QuakeCon 2013 sales launch on Bethesda Store, id Mobile, and Steam

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Bethesda has launched a number of sales in honor of QuakeCon 2013. The sales, detailed below, are available at Bethesda Store, id Mobile, and Steam, and include both package and daily deals. Commander Keen, Dishonored, Doom II RPG, Fallout 3, Skyrim, and Wolfenstein 3D Platinum are all on offer, as well as many more.

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QuakeCon 2013 Tournament Lineup announced

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Bethesda has released the full QuakeCon 2013 tournament lineup. There are two Quake matches, a one versus one and three versus three, as well as a Doom anniversary challenge. All matches will be broadcast live with commentary by shoutcasters Face It. Details are available below.

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Daud to return in Dishonored’s final DLC pack, The Brigmore Witches

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Arkane Studios has announced the final DLC pack for Dishonored, The Brigmore Witches. The follow-up to The Knife of Dunwall tasks players with seeing Daud’s adventure to its end as he battles, negotiates, and navigates his way to his final target: Delilah, the Brigmore Witch coven’s leader. Players will also square off against the original’s protagonist, Corvo Attano.

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(Xbox 360 Review) Dishonored: The Knife of Dunwall

(Xbox 360 Review) Dishonored: The Knife of Dunwall

“… terrific example of high-quality DLC that intelligently improves upon the core material while retaining what made it great in the first place. ”

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Xbox 360 Reviews

Dishonored: The Knife of Dunwall now available for consoles, PC

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Players avenged the Empress’ death in Dishonored, and now it’s time for them to be on the other end as the assassin that killed her with the launch of The Knife of Dunwall. The latest DLC pack adds a new single-player scenario that has players take on the role of the infamous killer Daud, who must lead his band of mercenaries, the Whalers, in a quest for redemption. The pack adds new locations, items, weapons, and abilities. To see more on The Knife of Dunwall, watch the gameplay trailer released last week.

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QuakeCon 2013 pre-registration opens, limited packages announced

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Online pre-registration will launch today at 7:00 p.m. (CST) for QuakeCon 2013. Admission is free, as always, but pre-registration will be for the for-pay packages that offer additional perks and extra goodies. There are four packages in total, each offering different extras, from swag to guaranteed seating, as well as options to mix and match. All packages are on a first-come, first-served basis.

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Dishonored – The Knife of Dunwall DLC gameplay trailer released

A new trailer has launched for Dishonored’s upcoming second DLC pack, The Knife of Dunwall. The two-minute-long video begins with the events at the beginning of Dishonored, and then follows Daud, the Empress’s killer, in his quest for revenge. Daud will visit new districts and wreak havoc with his band of mercenaries, the Whalers, as well as gain access to new weapons, items, and abilities.

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