Eidos Montreal News


Deus Ex: The Fall blasts onto Android today

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 22, 2014 2:00pm PST

Deus Ex: The Fall has infiltrated Android devices, bringing over Ben Saxon's augmented tale from the novel, Deus Ex: The Icarus Effect.


Thief PC system requirements confirmed

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 18, 2014 4:00pm PST

Eidos Montreal has confirmed the PC system requirements for Thief, so get your gaming rig ready now.


"Nope its been half price on GMG ever since it added.. They have 20% of codes you can use. And ..."

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Thief custom difficulty and UI options detailed

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 06, 2013 10:15am PST

Eidos Montreal may have ruffled a few feathers by disinterring the hallowed corpse of the Thief series, but it's certainly listening to fans' concerns about how video games nowadays are all for babies or something. The developer has now detailed the ways players can customis...


"Yes! I want to be able to do a no-knockout, no-kill, no-interact, no-steal playthrough! Screw ..."

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Thief removes quick-time events too

By Alice O'Connor, Nov 15, 2013 6:00am PST

Last month Eidos Montreal revealed it had cut Thief's XP system in response to fan feedback, and now it's axed another unpopular part. The sneak 'em up no longer features any quick-time events, the developer confirmed yesterday--not that it had many in the first place. Gosh,...


"Eidos Montreal did the same thing with Deux Ex, or at least made it configurable. They rock."

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Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut is a worthy update of the original game

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 06, 2013 1:00pm PST

Deus Ex: Human Revolution The Director's Cut augments a lot of what made the original game such a solid experience by including second screen integration, revamped boss battles, and neat extras.


"Maybe a wothly update on consoles, but on PC the directors cut is a big step back. It has worse ..."

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Thief 'Basso's Gamble' trailer sets the stage for Garrett

By Steve Watts, Nov 04, 2013 12:45pm PST

A new series of "Stories from the City" trailers for Thief set the tone of the world and what makes an anti-hero like Garrett a necessary evil.


"Not sure what to think of the press with this one. The complaints are either it is not a real ..."

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Thief cuts XP system in response to fan feedback

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 17, 2013 6:00am PDT

You may have noticed XP popups for murders in Thief gameplay demos and wondered, "What's up with that?" Why, you may even have posted a comment on this Internet about them! Developer Eidos Montreal has kept an eye on the discontent, and pulled the experience system entirely....


"My issue was I foolishly believed I could find a non-lethal, stealthy approach to defeating the ..."

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Deus Ex: Human Revolution PC can be upgraded to Director's Cut for as low as $5

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 12, 2013 3:00pm PDT

Deus Ex: Human Revolution has a Director's Cut coming in the next few weeks, but if you don't want to pay full price again, Steam users will be able to augment their current version at a discounted rate.


"Well this is a no-brainer purchase for me. I mean it already was on the "must buy" list, but it ..."

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Thief producer on being more stealthy than Dishonored

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 09, 2013 6:40am PDT

Modern stealth action games typically give the player a choice: do you play aggressively, leaving a wake of bodies behind--or do you play silently,...


"I don't really block, I use the pistol to take out as many guys as I can before getting to ..."

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New Deus Ex announced for PC and next-gen consoles

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 02, 2013 7:30am PDT

Hackers, cyborgs, transhumans, and mere meatbags, delight: more Deus Ex is coming. Eidos Montreal today announced a new game is in development for PC and next-gen consoles as the centrepiece of a transmedia blitz named Deus Ex: Universe. It also confirmed that the revamped D...


"Lost interest in the DLC, it was too much of an afterthought. For me the story was over once I ..."

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Thief gets digital 'Master Thief Edition' on PC

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 27, 2013 9:30am PDT

Square Enix and Eidos Montreal have announced a special edition of Thief for PC. The "Master Thief" edition adds a number of digital goodies for...


"You pretty much have to give the devs leeway to do something new. Perhaps they felt 3 ..."

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Thief bank heist mission offered as pre-order bonus

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 25, 2013 7:00am PDT

Pre-ordering is, of course, generally foolish unless you're offered something decent in return for buying a game before reviews, whether it be a discount or an awfully snazzy bonus. The new Thief is hoping to lure in nostalgics and crime-lovers with an "exclusive" mission na...


"I'll get it. looks great to me. fuck all yall motherfuckers."

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How Thief for PS4 will use DualShock 4's new features

By Andrew Yoon, Sep 24, 2013 1:30pm PDT

Thief for PS4 will use the DualShock 4's light bar and touch pad.


"Yep. But not at launch ..."

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Thief's 'new Garrett' has more personal story

By Steve Watts, Aug 22, 2013 3:30pm PDT

Thief protagonist Garrett has been written to have more personal motivations in the next game, and narrative director Stephen Gallagher has shared some of the background that kicks it off.


"^^ this, I am still 100% butthurt over it and just have no interest without Stephen Russel."

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Watch a level from Deus Ex: Human Revolution Director's Cut

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 22, 2013 2:45pm PDT

The upcoming Director's Cut of Deus Ex: Human Revolution has all sorts of nifty new features. A new eight minute video shows them off.


"I will pay them another $50 if it means those stupid f%$#ing Boss Fights aren't set up so that ..."

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