Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Arkane Studios

(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

Dishonored (360, PC, PS3) The Knife of Dunwall DLC Announcement - Screenshot 3

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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Dishonored: The Knife of Dunwall announced, Daud to be playable

Dishonored (360, PC, PS3) The Knife of Dunwall DLC Announcement - Screenshot 1

Arkane Studios will be showing the other side of the coin with a new downloadable add-on for Dishonored, The Knife of Dunwall. The upcoming drop, slated to launch on April 16 for 360, PC, and PS3, will put players in the shoes of Daud, the assassin who killed the Empress and kicked off the events in Dishonored. Players will explore new areas and have access to all of his weapons, gear, and abilities, as well as the support of the mercenary band the Whalers.

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Bethesda releases seven soundtracks on iTunes

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Bethesda has released seven soundtracks from their lineup of role-playing games, shooters, and everything in between on iTunes. Fans can now purchase the soundtracks for Dishonored, Fallout 3, Fallout: New Vegas, Rage, and the last three Elder Scrolls titles, Morrowind, Skyrim, and Oblivion. Perfect for those days when you want your commute to feel a bit more like the journey into a post-apocalyptic, mutant-filled wasteland that you wish it was.

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Dishonored: Dunwall City Trials DLC now available for consoles, PC

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It’s time to once again traipse through the alleys and over the rooftops of the grand city of Dunwall with the release of Dunwall City Trials DLC for Dishonored. Now available for 360, PC, and PS3, the $4.99/400 MS Point pack includes 10 challenge maps and three events: arena battles, drop assassinations, and time trials. Each challenge also has its own global leaderboard.

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Dishonored DLC Dunwall City Trials gameplay trailer released

Bethesda has released a new gameplay trailer for Dunwall City Trials, the first of three DLC packs planned for Arkane Studios’ Dishonored. The pack will include 10 challenge maps and feature three events: arena battles, drop assassinations, and time trials. Each challenge will also have its own global leaderboard. Players will be able to put their skills to the test on December 11 when Dunwall City Trials launches for 360, PC, and PS3 for $4.99/400 MS Points.

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Dishonored: Dunwall City Trials going live on December 11

Dishonored (360, PC, PS3) Dunwall City Trials DLC Release Date Announcement - Screenshot 1

Dunwall City Trials, the first of three DLC packs planned for Arkane Studios’ Dishonored, will be launching for 360, PC, and PS3 on December 11 for $4.99/400 MS Points. The drop will include 10 challenge maps and three events: arena battles, drop assassinations, and time trials. Each challenge will also have its own global leaderboard.

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(Xbox 360 Review) Dishonored

(Xbox 360 Review) Dishonored

“… a brilliant combination of ideas and abilities …”

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Xbox 360 Reviews