Eidos Montreal News


Thief trailer shows Garrett's love of theft, no gameplay

By John Keefer, Jun 07, 2013 6:30am PDT

Garrett is making his return in a new Thief, and just in case you forgot who he is and what he loves, a new trailer tells you that he loves to steal. Its a nice video, but again, don't expect any gameplay. You didn't want to see that any way, did you?


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Eidos Montreal teases Deus Ex project

By Steve Watts, Jun 03, 2013 11:30am PDT

Eidos Montreal has begun dropping hints of a Deus Ex project, both referencing "The Fall" domains that we saw months ago, and mentioning a character from one of the novelizations.


"Fuck remakes. The original is still great, do something new. Don't fuck up a classic. "

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Rumor: Thief devs 'unhappy' with demo, holding back gameplay footage

By John Keefer, Apr 26, 2013 2:04pm PDT

Fans who have been anxiously waiting for a glimpse of the next Thief game have yet to see any gameplay footage. Why? Sources suggest that the development team is currently unhappy with how the game is shaping up.


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Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut trailer peeks at boss battles

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 17, 2013 10:35am PDT

Everyone is awfully excited about bringing Deus Ex: Human Revolution to Wii U and wants this Director's Cut to be really good and think it's great, is the gist of a new 'behind the scenes' trailer for it. What really matters, though, is that it squeezed between talking heads...


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Thief's new voice actor for Garrett unveiled

By John Keefer, Apr 04, 2013 9:00am PDT

The was much wailing and gnashing of teeth from old-school Thief fans when it was revealed that Stephen Russell would not be reprising the role of Garrett. But in a new community video post, Eidos Montreal has revealed the new actor, found during a talent search in Montreal.


"I really hope it at least remains defaulted to first-person. I should stop reading about this game."

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Thief preview: out of the shadows

By John Keefer, Apr 04, 2013 6:00am PDT

The team at Eidos Montreal has a tough road ahead with its reboot of Thief. On the one hand, it must face the expectations of old-school players who loved the original Looking Glass and Ion Storm games. On the other, it must appease newer gamers who may have limited experien...


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Why Thief's Garrett has a new voice actor

By John Keefer, Apr 03, 2013 6:50am PDT

While many Thief fans are not happy with the revelation that Stephen Russell will not be back as the voice of the stealthy Garrett in the upcoming franchise reboot, developer Eidos Montreal said it had to do with how they were developing the game, not a dissatisfaction with ...


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Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut improvements staying on Wii U

By Alice O'Connor, Apr 03, 2013 6:00am PDT

The revamped boss fights of Deus Ex: Human Revolution's Director's Cut on Wii U won't make the jump from to its home platforms, I'm sorry to say. While Wii U players will get to sneak and hack through the expanded fights, the rest of us will be forever stuck shooting faces.


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Thief trailer reveals new voice actor

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 01, 2013 4:30pm PDT

The debut trailer for Square Enix's upcoming Thief reboot has leaked onto the internet. While the publisher will undoubtedly attempt to squash this leak, you can watch said video (for now).


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Thief dev on avoiding the steampunk look

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 26, 2013 4:45pm PDT

They're everywhere nowadays, the punks. In shopping malls, parks or railway museums, they're loitering, jeering, smoking pipes and sneering at our society as they express "individuality" through top hats and goggles. Fear not, steampunks can't ruin everything we hold dear. W...


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How boss battles have changed in Deus Ex: Human Revolution 'Director's Cut'

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 22, 2013 12:30pm PDT

The upcoming "Director's Cut" version of Deus Ex: Human Revolution for Wii U promises to fix one of the weakest aspects of the original game: the boss fights. But how are they being tweaked?


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Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut on Wii U overhauls boss battles

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 20, 2013 7:30am PDT

As expected following a retailer slip, Square Enix is indeed bringing Deus Ex: Human Revolution to Wii U in 'Director's Cut' form. What is unexpected, however, is that it supposedly does actually rework the game a little, including improved AI, "visual improvements", and a r...


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Thief will allow no-kill playthrough

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 19, 2013 2:35pm PDT

"Yes, you can complete the game without killing anybody--Garrett is a Master Thief, not a killing machine!"


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Thief's hero redesigned to be 'more mainstream'

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 13, 2013 2:55pm PDT

"We wanted to keep the main DNA of who Garrett was; we didn't want to change that much because it was working already," game director Nicolas Cantin said. But, "we wanted to bring in more of the modern audience of the console market."


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Thief confirmed for next-gen consoles

By Steve Watts, Mar 05, 2013 8:45am PST

Thief 4, now simply renamed "Thief," is coming to next-gen platforms and PC sometime in 2014.


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