Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: Deus Ex: Human Revolution

Deus Ex, Fable III, Halo: Reach, more now compatible with Xbox One

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Microsoft has rolled out the next batch of Xbox 360 titles for Xbox One. The backward compatibility list grows by 16 today, with Braid, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Halo: Reach, Iron Brigade, and Portal: Still Alive joining the library. The full list is below. To let Microsoft know which titles you would like to be added to future updates, head over to Xbox.UserVoice.com.

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Xbox One News

Square Enix authorizes Deus Ex – Revision mod, on Steam for free

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Square Enix is celebrating Deus Ex’s 15th anniversary with a fan-created mod for the original Deus Ex. Released in 2000 by Caustic Creative, Revision updates the environments and the soundtrack. As the original is required, Deus Ex: Game of the Year Edition (and Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut) is available on Steam for 80% off as part of a promo that begins today and runs through October 16. Revision is also available to download for free through Steam.

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PC News

Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut shipping to retail Oct. 22

Square Enix has announced that Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut, the one-time Wii U exclusive, will launch on October 22 for 360, PC, PS3, and Wii U. A Mac OS X version is slated for release “in the near future.” The Director’s Cut adds Miiverse integration and GamePad support for the Wii U version, Smartglass support for the 360 version, and PS Vita touchscreen support for the PS3 version. A host of general improvements and extras are slated to be included as well, such as the Missing Link DLC, developer commentary, overhauled boss fights, and refined graphics, control, and AI.

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PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Wii U, Xbox 360 News

E3 2013: Square Enix – Final Fantasy XV, Kingdom Hearts III, Deus Ex

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Square Enix had a very Final Fantasy-heavy E3 showing, with news about Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, new media from Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster, and the reveal that Final Fantasy Versus XIII is now Final Fantasy XV. The studio also had surprises in store, including the announcement that Deus Ex: Human Revolution: Director’s Cut is going multiplatform and that the next entry in the Kingdom Hearts series is well underway.

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Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut detailed, trailer released

Square Enix has released a new trailer for the upcoming Director’s Cut of Deus Ex: Human Revolution, as well as a host of details about the many (many) improvements that are in store. The full details are available below, but some of the highlights include redesigned boss fights, which will feature new map layouts and tweaks to allow for non-violent victories; an improved energy-charging system so augments can be used more frequently; eight hours of director’s commentary; a 45-minute making-of movie; direct play via the GamePad; and the integration of the Missing Link DLC. The downside? It’s not coming out until next year.

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Wii U

Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut announced for Wii U

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In the ‘pleasantly surprising news’ category, Square Enix has announced that they will be releasing a Director’s Cut of Eidos Montreal’s action role-playing game Deus Ex: Human Revolution. What should excite Wii U owners the most isn’t the GamePad support for touchscreen hacking and map editing, Miiverse integration, inclusion of the Missing Link DLC, developer commentary, or improved graphics, control, and AI. No, they should be excited about the overhauled boss fights. Not that the other stuff isn’t worth getting excited about, because they should make a great game even better, it’s just that the boss fights were absolutely terrible.

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DLC, Wii U

Worlds collide with Deus Ex-themed DLC for Hitman: Absolution

Agent 47 is getting in touch with his conspiratorial side today with the launch of Deus Ex-themed DLC for Hitman: Absolution. Not only will Agent 47 be able to sport some futuristic duds with the Deus Ex Suit download, but he will also be able to pack Jensen’s favorite pistol with the Zenith Gun pack. Alas, the good Agent still won’t be able to hack into turrets.

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DLC, PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

Deus Ex: Human Revolution Ultimate Edition released for Mac

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Deus Ex: Human Revolution is now available for OSX. Developed by Eidos Montreal and published by Feral Interactive, Human Revolution follows augmented ex-SWAT officer Adam Jensen as he investigates a global conspiracy. The $49.99 Ultimate Edition includes the original game, the Explosive Mission and Tactical Enhancement DLC packs, The Missing Link mission DLC pack, a 40-page art book, and a making-of DVD that includes 44 minutes of behind-the-scenes development footage.

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PC News

Deus Ex: Human Revolution to get Mac release later this month

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Mac gamers will be able to get to the heart of a global conspiracy as augmented strongman Adam Jensen when Deus Ex: Human Revolution launches for OS X on April 26. Set to be published by Feral Interactive, the $49.99 release will be the Ultimate Edition, which includes the original game, the Explosive Mission and Tactical Enhancement DLC packs, The Missing Link mission DLC pack, a 40-page art book, and a making-of DVD that includes 44 minutes of behind-the-scenes development footage.

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PC News

Deus Ex: Human Revolution now available on Games on Demand

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Deus Ex: Human Revolution, released last August for the 360, PC and PS3, is now available digitally for the 360 through Games on Demand. The $29.99/2400 MS Point shooter-RPG from Edios Montreal sees cybernetically augmented strong man Adam Jensen trying to unravel a global conspiracy. Players will be able to hack, talk, or blast their way through encounters as they level up and enhance Jensen’s augments.

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Xbox 360 News