Eidos Montreal News


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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Thief sneaking out on February 25, 2014

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 16, 2013 6:30am PDT

So much have I longed to see the new Thief that I've turned to petty larceny to get my thrills--a bag of humbugs here, a Walkman there--and it's escalating. Thankfully Eidos Montreal's of the first-person sneaker series will arrive before I can get into too much trouble, as ...


"Brilliant video. The story is taking on a decidedly darker tone than their original videos and ..."

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Mobile review: Deus Ex: The Fall

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 22, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Deus Ex: The Fall looks and feels like a Deus Ex game, but clunky touch controls diminish this augmentation.


"Where's my Human Revolution sequel for PC? Lets get this ball rolling, Square Enix."

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Thief coming to Xbox 360 and PS3, launching with next-gen versions

By John Keefer, Jun 20, 2013 10:22am PDT

Thief has been pushing its next-gen look for the last several months, since the game will be coming to PC, Xbox One and PlayStation 4. But Eidos Montreal has revealed that current gen players will not be left out.


"Welcome to the next generation, where games are too expensive to not also launch on the last ..."

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Thief video shows off 10 minutes of gameplay

By John Keefer, Jun 18, 2013 10:00am PDT

After a couple of CG trailers and no gameplay, Eidos Montreal is finally showing fans what how Thief is going to play on the PS4. The developer...


"Looks okay. It's Thief with "takedown" and other "enhancements" to make it easier for people ..."

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Thief dev answers your questions on sound, stealth, and more

By John Keefer, Jun 17, 2013 1:55pm PDT

When we knew we were going to be getting a closer look at the new Thief during E3, we solicited some questions from the community on what you wanted to know about the new game. We got some time with Daniel Windfeld Schmidt, lead level designer on the game at Eidos Montreal, ...


"I don't think I've seen any positive responses in the press to what they had playable at E3."

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