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Dishonored Preview: Cloak and Dagger

Sid Shuman's Avatar + Posted by Sid Shuman on Apr 26, 2012

Some games have problems with bugs, but this game has trouble with rats. Big, evil ones that prowl in packs and can rend a man’s flesh from his screaming bones. But killer rats are the least of your worries in the dark world of Dishonored, an imaginative action-adventure from Arkane Studios and Bethesda coming to PS3 later this year. The game nimbly blends inspirations from a pantheon of modern classics: The oppressive atmosphere and paranoid politicking of BioShock, the graceful bloodletting of Assassin’s Creed, the murky morality of Deus Ex, the stealth and shadow of Thief. This is a game about skulking in dark places, eavesdropping on secret conversations, setting up the perfect ambush and beating a hasty retreat.

You play as Corvo, an elite royal bodyguard wrongly accused of assassinating the Empress of Dunwall. Locked in a prison and left to rot, you’re sprung by a shadowy benefactor and set loose to claim your revenge in whatever manner you see fit. Though Corvo is a convincing protagonist the real star here is the city of Dunwall, a crumbling seaport perched over a vast and malignant ocean.

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Your Fallout: New Vegas PS3 Questions Answered: Hardcore Mode, Morality, Combat and More

Jason Bergman's Avatar + Posted by Jason Bergman on Oct 14, 2010

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Come next week, many of you will begin your adventures in Fallout: New Vegas – attempting to explore every nook, cranny, and Vault found within in and around Mojave Wasteland. Before your journey begins, we thought we’d answer some last-minute questions sent by you via Facebook and Twitter. I’m afraid it’s going to feel like […]

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Fallout: New Vegas for PS3: Meet the Companions

Matt Grandstaff's Avatar + Posted by Matt Grandstaff on Sep 15, 2010

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The Mojave Wasteland is a dangerous and desolate place… so you feel the need for some companionship during your adventure. Like Fallout 3, New Vegas allows you to have one humanoid and one non-humanoid companion at any time. Fallout: New Vegas’ senior producer, Jason Bergman, has put together a list of bios for the companions […]

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Qore Episode 28 – Fallout: New Vegas, Dead Rising 2, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West an...

Kevin Furuichi's Avatar + Posted by Kevin Furuichi on Sep 08, 2010

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In the two years since the release of Bethesda Softworks’ critically acclaimed Fallout 3, the team has been hard at work creating their latest post-nuke romp, Fallout: New Vegas. If big guns, mutants, warring factions and gambling are your thing, check out Veronica’s visit with Senior Producer, Jason Bergman, for an in-depth preview of what’s […]

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