Arkane Studios News


Game of the Year 2016 #3: Dishonored 2

By Shack Staff, Dec 29, 2016 10:00am PST

As a sequel that had a lot to live up to, Dishonored 2 did its job and then some.


"I'm comfortable with top 5 - there were a ton of good games this years and there's solid ..."

- Conan see all 15 comments

Dishonored 2 Game Update 1 out now; Update 2 coming next month

By John Keefer, Dec 19, 2016 11:53am PST

The next update will further refine 'play your own way.'


"Initial patch they released a while back really helped. I wouldn't call it rough anymore."

- Conan see all 6 comments

Dishonored 2 getting new Game Plus mode next week in Update 1

By John Keefer, Dec 15, 2016 6:53am PST

The new patch will also include tweaks and fixes for all platforms.


"Yeah you can do NG+ with eitger characters and you get all runes accumulated. "

- shirif see all 6 comments

Dishonored 2's 1.2 update addresses numerous PC performance issues

By John Keefer, Nov 22, 2016 7:39am PST

The beta patch is on Steam ... and make sure you have the latest Nvidia driver.


"Is PS4 gonna get one? I've had crashes and freezes hardlocking the console and me lose progress ..."

- Mad Brahmin Disease see all 15 comments

Dishonored 2 free DLC coming with new game mode and difficulty

By John Keefer, Nov 18, 2016 8:05am PST

It's just more options pushing the Dishonored theme of 'play your way.'


"Lol you hairless, ungrateful prick! One of these days I'm going to post those lentil/lamb ..."

- Hoax see all 9 comments

Dishonored 2 beta 1.1 patch to start addressing PC issues

By John Keefer, Nov 18, 2016 7:34am PST

New Nvidia video card driver also recommended for installation


"I tried it last night, and locked up three times in different places with no changes to any ..."

- mafu5150 see all 3 comments

Dishonored 2 review: A worthy adversary

By John Keefer, Nov 16, 2016 11:00am PST

The game does very little different from the original, and that's a good thng. Our review.


"They should have made this game with id tech 6 instead of this void engine"

- hanged_man see all 36 comments

Dishonored 2 Review in Progress: Kill them. Kill them all

By John Keefer, Nov 11, 2016 8:30am PST

It's been an honor to play so far.


"Not sure of you can address this in your full review without spoiling stuff, but im curious if ..."

- EricZBA see all 2 comments

Dishonored 2 suffering from poor performance on PC

By Daniel Perez, Nov 10, 2016 11:15am PST

The PC version of Dishonored 2 appears to suffer from poor optimization as many users are giving it negative reviews on Steam.


"This is why I never pre-order... Wait till the patches come... then I buy =) Saves me the ..."

- Nitrotoxin see all 2 comments

Dishonored 2 launch trailer asks how much blood you are willing to spill

By John Keefer, Nov 09, 2016 7:27am PST

Will Emily lose her humanity and compassion to regain what is hers?


Dishonored 2 has a 9GB Day One patch on PS4 and Xbox One

By Daniel Perez, Nov 09, 2016 6:12am PST

Don't expect to start playing Dishonored 2 as soon as it comes out as you'll first need to download quite a heavy Day One patch.


"That's a pretty strange thing to say, considering poor reviews have not been a problem for ..."

- Arcanum see all 30 comments

Dishonored 2 video pops up with a look at the new city of Karnaca

By John Keefer, Nov 02, 2016 9:00am PDT

Very little in-game footage, but it's narrated by the Outsider.


Dishonored 2 trailer delves into Emily's powers and motivations

By John Keefer, Oct 25, 2016 9:05am PDT

her powers befit an Empress, and one that is pissed off that her throne has been surreptitiously taken away.


"Not watching! I've seen enough. I even cut a hands-on demo at EGX short so I could experience ..."

- node see all 5 comments

Prey trailer reveals the history leading to an alien containment breach in space

By John Keefer, Oct 18, 2016 9:22am PDT

No gameplay, but a decent animated look at some of the back story leading up to the game.


Dishonored 2 dev video show off complexity behind creating epic missions

By John Keefer, Oct 13, 2016 9:15am PDT

One playthough of the game coud reveal as little as 20 percent of the whole game.