News items tagged with arkane studios

Dishonored 2 Beat in 32 Minutes

Dishonored 2 Beat in 32 Minutes

report this adArkane Studios’ new game only been out since Friday but one speedrunner has already completed Dishonored 2 in 38 minutes, or 32 minutes without load time...

By Anthony Taormina on 15 October 2018
Dishonored 2 New Game Plus Patch Coming Soon

Dishonored 2 New Game Plus Patch Coming Soon

report this adBethesda announces that the heavily anticipated Dishonored 2 patch that will add a New Game Plus mode will be coming within the week, with an interesting...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 October 2018
Dishonored 2 Free Update Arrives

Dishonored 2 Free Update Arrives

report this adBethesda and Arkane Studios officially release Dishonored 2‘s free update for all of the stealth-action game’s platforms, bringing about a New Game Plus...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 October 2018
Dishonored 2 Update Will Add Mission Select and More

Dishonored 2 Update Will Add Mission Select and More

report this ad Dishonored 2 publisher Bethesda Game Studios officially announces details for the game’s second major update, revealing intentions to add a mission sele...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 October 2018
Carrie Fisher Had a Hidden Cameo In Dishonored

Carrie Fisher Had a Hidden Cameo In Dishonored

report this adFollowing Carrie Fisher’s passing, it has come to light that the Star Wars actress had a hidden cameo appearance in Arkane Studios’ 2012 stealth-adventur...

By Alexander Pan on 15 October 2018
Dishonored 2 Free Trial Coming This Week

Dishonored 2 Free Trial Coming This Week

Since Arkane Studios and Bethesda’s stealth-action release Dishonored 2 lacked an official demo, the...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 October 2018
Dishonored 2: Death of the Outsider Gameplay Trailer

Dishonored 2: Death of the Outsider Gameplay Trailer

During Bethesda’s E3 2017 press conference, the publisher teased the eventual release of Dishonored...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 October 2018
Dishonored 2 Details Death of the Outsider Expansion

Dishonored 2 Details Death of the Outsider Expansion

report this adDishonored 2 is something of an anomaly in the video game industry – the rare triple-A release that garners largely positive critical reviews and struggl...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 October 2018
Dishonored 2 PC Patch Put Out to Fix Performance Issues

Dishonored 2 PC Patch Put Out to Fix Performance Issues

In order to fix performance problems occurring with Dishonored 2‘s PC version, the developers at Bet...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 October 2018
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 14 October 2018
2012 Spike Video Game Awards Nominees Announced

2012 Spike Video Game Awards Nominees Announced

It’s once again that time of the year: time for the Spike Video Game Awards. Over the years the Sp...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 October 2018
2012 Spike Video Game Awards: Winners

2012 Spike Video Game Awards: Winners

The 10th Annual Spike Video Game Awards are now behind us, and while in past years we have critici...

By Anthony Taormina on 13 October 2018
Prey: Mooncrash DLC And Free Update Announced

Prey: Mooncrash DLC And Free Update Announced

The Bethesda E3 2018 press conference is over and the Fallout and Elder Scrolls publisher has given fans a lot to think over. From a new Doom title to more information...

By Benjamin Lister on 01 October 2018
BioShock Infinite Designer Returns to 2K Games

BioShock Infinite Designer Returns to 2K Games

After the launch of BioShock Infinite, the majority of the staff at Irrational Games was let go, as Ken Levine decided to work on a new game with a much smaller team....

By Dalton Cooper on 01 October 2018
Prey Launch Trailer Prepares Players for the Invasion

Prey Launch Trailer Prepares Players for the Invasion

With Prey set to release this Friday on May 5, 2017, the forthcoming science fiction shooter’s publisher Bethesda and developer Arkane Studios have decided to celebrat...

By Kyle Sledge on 01 October 2018
Prey Speedrunner Finishes Game in Under 45 Minutes

Prey Speedrunner Finishes Game in Under 45 Minutes

Arkane Studios released Prey less than a week ago, which is why most players still haven’t completed its main quest or its vast quantity of optional objectives. Of cou...

By John Jacques on 01 October 2018
Prey 'Guided Tour of Talos I' Trailer

Prey 'Guided Tour of Talos I' Trailer

Bethesda’s released another trailer for Prey, the upcoming sci-fi action-shooter from Arkane Studios. In “A Guided Tour of Talos I” viewers are given a proper introduc...

By Rory Young on 01 October 2018
Prey Speed Run Beats Game in 6 Minutes

Prey Speed Run Beats Game in 6 Minutes

The game has only been out for a little over a week and already speed runners have found a way to beat Prey in less than 10 minutes. The most recent world record, whic...

By Anthony Taormina on 01 October 2018
Prey Players Figure Out Clever Ways to Leave Demo Area

Prey Players Figure Out Clever Ways to Leave Demo Area

Arkane Studios and Bethesda have released a demo for the Prey reboot and players have quickly found ways of leaving the designated play area. The demo was released ahe...

By Jasmine Henry on 01 October 2018
Prey: How to Craft Unlimited Materials and Neuromods

Prey: How to Craft Unlimited Materials and Neuromods

Although Bethesda’s new review policy has prevented the release of Prey from being accompanied by the usual massive influx of praise and critique, the conversational b...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 October 2018
Prey Update Fixes Save File Corruption On All Platforms

Prey Update Fixes Save File Corruption On All Platforms

Amid the massive breaking news regarding one of the gaming world’s longest awaited titles, Destiny 2, another fan favorite game enters the scene with an exciting updat...

By AJ Caulfield on 01 October 2018
Prey Complete Deals Roundup for PC and Console

Prey Complete Deals Roundup for PC and Console

Are you a fan of horror and thriller sci-fi FPS? This just might be your weekend as Arkane Studio’s Prey is now released across all major platforms. In a relatively ra...

By Dealzon on 01 October 2018
Don't Expect Dishonored 3 Anytime Soon

Don't Expect Dishonored 3 Anytime Soon

Players should not expect to see a Dishonored 3 announcement anytime soon, as Bethesda and Arkane Studios reveal that the series is currently ‘resting for now’.

By Kyle Sledge on 15 August 2018
Dishonored 2 Adds Custom Difficulty and Mission Select

Dishonored 2 Adds Custom Difficulty and Mission Select

Bethesda announces that Game Update 2 is live in Dishonored 2 and adds in mission select and more than 20 custom difficulty sliders l...

By Derek Nichols on 23 July 2018
Dishonored 2 Guide: How To Find All 10 Souvenirs

Dishonored 2 Guide: How To Find All 10 Souvenirs

Looking to unlock the Souvenir achievement/trophy in Dishonored 2? This guide reveals where each of the ten items can be found throug...

By Derek Nichols on 23 July 2018
Dishonored 2 Sales Down Almost 40% on First Game

Dishonored 2 Sales Down Almost 40% on First Game

Dishonored 2‘s sales are almost 40% down on the first game’s sales in the UK, with the sequel debuting behind Battlefield 1 and FIFA...

By Jasmine Henry on 23 July 2018
Prey Demo Contains the Game's First Hour

Prey Demo Contains the Game's First Hour

With just a little less than a month left to go before the launch of the science fiction first-person shooter Prey, Arkane Studios and Bethesda have decided to announce that a game demo will be ava...

By Kyle Sledge on 29 May 2018
Prey: Day One Update Size and Details Revealed

Prey: Day One Update Size and Details Revealed

After getting a full reveal last year at E3 2017, Bethesda’s rebooted take on Prey was finally placed in players hands last week thanks to a demo that showed off the first hour of the game. Though...

By Derek Nichols on 28 May 2018
Prey Tops UK Games Sales Charts in Second Week

Prey Tops UK Games Sales Charts in Second Week

With Prey having officially launched not too long ago to generally positive reviews, it seems as if fans are starting to warm up even more so to the title, as the science fiction first-person shoot...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 May 2018
Prey Trailer: Weapons and Combos

Prey Trailer: Weapons and Combos

A new trailer for Arkane Studios’ Prey shows off a variety of weapons and powers wielded by protagonist Morgan Yu, as well as how combining those tools can create extraordinary mayhem. While in man...

By Rory Young on 28 May 2018
Prey May Get New DLC on the Moon

Prey May Get New DLC on the Moon

It seems that Prey fans looking for additional content to be added to the game may soon have something to be excited about. A tweet from the official Prey Twitter page suggests that some downloadab...

By Gabriella Ferreira on 28 May 2018
Prey Releases 'Only Yu Can Save the World' Trailer

Prey Releases 'Only Yu Can Save the World' Trailer

This morning Bethesda released a new trailer for the upcoming action shooter Prey which focuses on protagonist Morgan Yu. Titled “Only Yu Can Save the World,” the trailer swaps between short develo...

By Rory Young on 13 April 2018
How to Fix Dishonored 2 Problems on PC

How to Fix Dishonored 2 Problems on PC

Dishonored 2 players are reporting problems with the PC version of the game, but Bethesda has some potential fixes that should improve the frame rate. It’s no secret that Dishonored 2 is one of th...

By Anthony Taormina on 31 January 2018
Prey Releases First 35 Minutes of Gameplay

Prey Releases First 35 Minutes of Gameplay

Bethesda Softworks, publisher of the forthcoming science fiction shooter, Prey, has now released video of the first 35 minutes of the title’s gameplay online, showcasing some of the abilities playe...

By Kyle Sledge on 13 December 2017
Prey Trailer Shows the Different Typhon Alien Enemies

Prey Trailer Shows the Different Typhon Alien Enemies

With each passing month, more and more information seems to arrive for Arkane Studios and Bethesda’s mysterious reboot of Prey. While previous gameplay segments showed off main protagonist Morgan Y...

By Derek Nichols on 12 December 2017
Dishonored 2 Reportedly Has Major Issues on PC

Dishonored 2 Reportedly Has Major Issues on PC

Dishonored 2 on PC reportedly has major issues, with the game struggling to hit 60 frames per second at 1080p, even dipping to just 13 FPS at some points. Arkane Studios’ latest title, stealth-act...

By Jasmine Henry on 27 October 2017
Dishonored 2: Death of the Outsider Billie Lurk Trailer

Dishonored 2: Death of the Outsider Billie Lurk Trailer

Arkane Studios and Bethesda Softworks officially release a new trailer detailing the protagonist of Dishonored 2’s Death of the Outsider DLC, Billie Lurk.

By Kyle Sledge on 15 October 2017
Dishonored: Death of the Outsider Launch Trailer

Dishonored: Death of the Outsider Launch Trailer

Before its release tomorrow, Bethesda reveals the launch trailer for Dishonored: Death of the Outsider, which provides some story context and more creative kills.

By Derek Nichols on 15 October 2017
Dishonored: Death of the Outsider References Dark Souls

Dishonored: Death of the Outsider References Dark Souls

Dishonored 2’s Death of the Outsider is finally here, and it seems that Arkane Studios has a lot of references up its sleeves – including a familiar looking bonfire.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 October 2017
Dishonored 3 Won't Star Corvo or Emily

Dishonored 3 Won't Star Corvo or Emily

Dishonored 2’s latest expansion wraps up the story of much of the series’ cast, but this doesn’t mean that Dishonored 3 won’t happen with a new roster of characters.

By Maxwell Jeffery on 15 October 2017
Dishonored 2 Low Chaos Clockwork Mansion Trailer

Dishonored 2 Low Chaos Clockwork Mansion Trailer

An extended Dishonored 2 trailer featuring Emily’s ‘Low Chaos’ playthrough of the Clockwork Mansion level is out, in counterpoint to...

By Rory Young on 27 July 2017
Dishonored 2 Achievement List Contains Some Spoilers

Dishonored 2 Achievement List Contains Some Spoilers

The list of achievements for Arkane Studios and Bethesda’s forthcoming stealth-action title Dishonored 2 reveals itself, and it conta...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 July 2017
Dishonored 2 Gameplay for Emily & Clockwork Soldiers

Dishonored 2 Gameplay for Emily & Clockwork Soldiers

Video game developer Arkane Studios releases gameplay footage for Dishonored 2 that features protagonist Emily Kaldwin fighting clock...

By Kyle Sledge on 25 July 2017
Dishonored 2 Can't Be Fully Understood In One Playthrough

Dishonored 2 Can't Be Fully Understood In One Playthrough

Every choice in Dishonored 2 can deeply impact the course of events, forcing players to finish the game a couple times to experience...

By Curt Hutson on 24 July 2017
Dishonored VR Could Happen, Reveals Arkane Studios

Dishonored VR Could Happen, Reveals Arkane Studios

Dishonored 2‘s level designer Christophe Carrier reveals Arkane Studios is “thinking about” Dishonored VR, but the virtual reality t...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 July 2017
Dishonored, Prey Developer President Leaves Company

Dishonored, Prey Developer President Leaves Company

The president of Arkane Studios, Raphael Colantonio, announces that he is departing the company. The developer is best known for crea...

By Jasmine Henry on 29 June 2017
Dishonored 2 Day One Patch File Size Discovered

Dishonored 2 Day One Patch File Size Discovered

Even though Dishonored 2 isn’t technically out yet, early fan reports indicate that the game does have a day one patch and it’s aroun...

By Derek Nichols on 12 June 2017
Prey Lets Players Turn Into Toilet Paper

Prey Lets Players Turn Into Toilet Paper

With just a few months to go until Prey launches worldwide, Bethesda has started highlighting the powers and abilities players will h...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 May 2017
Prey: Watch the First 30 Minutes of Gameplay Footage

Prey: Watch the First 30 Minutes of Gameplay Footage

Video game developer Arkane Studios and publisher Bethesda make the first 30 minutes of gameplay in the forthcoming first-person shoo...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 May 2017
Prey Locks In May Release Date

Prey Locks In May Release Date

Publisher Bethesda Softworks and developer Arkane Studios officially announce the May release date for the companies’ forthcoming sci...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 May 2017
Dishonored 2 Pre-Order Lets you Play Early

Dishonored 2 Pre-Order Lets you Play Early

Bethesda reveals that pre-order customers of Dishonored 2 will be given a rather special perk for pre-ordering the game: access to th...

By Rob Gordon on 28 March 2017
Dishonored 2 Can Be Completed Without Killing Anyone

Dishonored 2 Can Be Completed Without Killing Anyone

Developer Arkane Studios reveals that players can complete the forthcoming action-stealth title Dishonored 2 without ever killing a s...

By Kyle Sledge on 27 March 2017
Prey: Arkane Says Game to Be 'Flawless' on PC at Launch

Prey: Arkane Says Game to Be 'Flawless' on PC at Launch

The video game developer Arkane Studios promises fans that the PC version of its forthcoming first-person shooter, Prey, will be “flawless” when it launches. Beyond the shadow of a doubt, B...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 January 2017
New Prey Game Has Weapon Crafting, Gloo Gun

New Prey Game Has Weapon Crafting, Gloo Gun

Arkane Studios releases five new screenshots for the Prey reboot game, detailing weapons like the Gloo Gun and gameplay features like weapon crafting. Even after the recent eight minute gam...

By Dalton Cooper on 12 December 2016
Prey: Eight Minute Extended Gameplay Video Released

Prey: Eight Minute Extended Gameplay Video Released

Arkane Studios releases a new gameplay trailer for Prey, with the game’s creative director and lead designer walking viewers though the game’s mechanics and features. Last night during The...

By Boston Blake on 02 December 2016
Prey Gameplay Trailer Revealed at The Game Awards

Prey Gameplay Trailer Revealed at The Game Awards

At the Game Awards 2016, developer Arkane Studios reveals a new trailer for the first-person action game, Prey, revealing new gameplay elements for the game. As expected, the Game Awards 20...

By Boston Blake on 01 December 2016
Dishonored 2 Emily Spotlight Trailer

Dishonored 2 Emily Spotlight Trailer

Another Dishonored 2 spotlight trailer arrives ahead of the game’s launch and this one puts a spotlight on Emily Kaldwin’s powers, training, and motivation. In a few weeks, gamers will retu...

By Denny Connolly on 12 October 2016
Prey Trailer Brings In Female Protagonist

Prey Trailer Brings In Female Protagonist

Bethesda releases a new trailer for Prey showing the same footage from Gamescom only this time being narrated by and from the perspective of a new female protagonist. After being just rumor...

By Derek Nichols on 10 October 2016
Prey E3 Trailer Apparently Hides Secrets

Prey E3 Trailer Apparently Hides Secrets

A new trailer for Prey reveals a couple of secrets hidden within the E3 2016 announcement trailer along with unveiling a few interesting new gameplay details. After launching a cult favor...

By Derek Nichols on 04 August 2016
Prey Dev Tries To Explain What The Game Is

Prey Dev Tries To Explain What The Game Is

Arkane Studios president Raphael Colantonio explains that the new Prey game is “not a sequel,” also revealing what sort of gameplay players can expect from the title. When Bethesda’s E3 2016 confer...

By Jasmine Henry on 28 July 2016
Dishonored 2 Devs Talk Corvo and Emily's New Powers

Dishonored 2 Devs Talk Corvo and Emily's New Powers

Dishonored 2 developers discuss Emily and Corvo’s powers, explaining how they are different and why players should expect an ‘interesting experience.’ When Dishonored 2 launches later this...

By Jasmine Henry on 17 July 2016
Bethesda Confirms Prey 2 Idea is Dead

Bethesda Confirms Prey 2 Idea is Dead

After revealing Prey for the first time at E3 2016, Bethesda vice president Pete Hines confirms it has been completely rebuilt and has no connection to the cancelled Prey 2. It’s been a long and hard...

By Derek Nichols on 16 June 2016
Chris Avellone is Working on Prey

Chris Avellone is Working on Prey

Legendary video game scribe Chris Avellone is reportedly working on the long-gestating Prey reboot from Arkane Studios and Bethesda Softworks. Over the weekend, the reboot of Prey was finally given a...

By Brad Jones on 13 June 2016
Arkane Studios Unveils The Reveal Trailer For Prey

Arkane Studios Unveils The Reveal Trailer For Prey

During Bethesda’s E3 2016 Showcase, Dishonored developer Arkane Studios confirms a number of long-standing rumors by unveiling the reveal trailer for Prey. With confirmation of the Skyrim Remaster an...

By Alexander Pan on 13 June 2016
Dishonored 2 Devs Discuss New Power Combinations

Dishonored 2 Devs Discuss New Power Combinations

The developers at Arkane Studios discuss some of the power combinations in players’ skill sets for use in the forthcoming action-adventure title Dishonored 2. In the precursor to Dishonored...

By Kyle Sledge on 09 June 2016
Dishonored 2: Character and Mission Details Revealed

Dishonored 2: Character and Mission Details Revealed

Dishonored 2 is Bethesda’s showstopper at E3 2016 and Arkane reveals a ton of details about the game’s characters and mechanics during an extended gameplay demo on stage. Bethesda may have...

By Denny Connolly on 04 June 2016
Dishonored 2 Teaser Leaks Ahead of Bethesda’s E3 2016

Dishonored 2 Teaser Leaks Ahead of Bethesda’s E3 2016

Some teaser footage for the Arkane Studios-developed stealth-action release Dishonored 2 leaks just hours ahead of Bethesda’s E3 2016 press conference. It’s no secret that not only is Disho...

By Kyle Sledge on 28 May 2016
Dishonored 2 Gameplay Trailer Reveal

Dishonored 2 Gameplay Trailer Reveal

Arkane Studios’ Dishonored 2 gets a new official gameplay trailer reveal at E3 2016, and Bethesda’s newest stealth-based game looks like a worthy successor to the series. It speaks volumes...

By Cody Gravelle on 27 May 2016
Rumor: Prey 2 is Still Alive, Likely E3 Reveal

Rumor: Prey 2 is Still Alive, Likely E3 Reveal

In recent weeks, there has been plenty of chatter about the long-dormant Prey 2 — and now it seems that the project might be set for a reveal at E3 next month. There’s growing evidence that Prey 2 is...

By Brad Jones on 25 May 2016
Prey 2 In Development at Arkane, Reveal at E3 2016

Prey 2 In Development at Arkane, Reveal at E3 2016

Despite Bethesda officially cancelling the project, a new rumor suggests that Prey 2 is in development at Arkane Austin and is set for a reveal at E3 2016. Announced in 2011, Prey 2 was set to follow...

By Jasmine Henry on 24 May 2016
What's New and Different in Dishonored 2

What's New and Different in Dishonored 2

Not content to rest on its laurels, Arkane Studios debuts a Dishonored 2 assassination mission that reveals a fundamentally different approach to the sequel. The challenge in developing Dis...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 May 2016
Creative Director Talks Dishonored 2

Creative Director Talks Dishonored 2

Creative director Harvey Smith talks about what Arkane Studios hopes to accomplish with Dishonored 2, drawing a comparison with From Software’s Demon’s Souls. It’s almost a cliche at this...

By Brad Jones on 16 May 2016
Dishonored 2 Features Voice Talent From Game of Thrones

Dishonored 2 Features Voice Talent From Game of Thrones

Arkane Studios set a high bar for voice acting with the original Dishonored, but it appears Dishonored 2 will feature even more vocal talent than before. Sometimes, it can be pretty easy to...

By Cody Gravelle on 12 May 2016
Dishonored 2's New Setting

Dishonored 2's New Setting

Dishonored 2 will have a lot to live up to as Bethesda and Arkane Studios’ follow-up effort to their smash hit predecessor. The original Dishonored was loved not just for its multi-faceted...

By Cody Gravelle on 12 November 2015
Dishonored 2 Gameplay, Story Details

Dishonored 2 Gameplay, Story Details

One of E3 2015’s best video game trailers came from Dishonored 2, Bethesda’s and Arkane Studios’ forthcoming sequel to the popular stealth-action title released a few years ago in October of 2012. W...

By Kyle Sledge on 14 October 2015
Dishonored: Definitive Edition Revealed

Dishonored: Definitive Edition Revealed

Many have called for an end to the HD remasters and re-releases of PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 games on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4. While some of these remakes get passes because of ho...

By Kyree Leary on 30 September 2015
Dishonored 2 Directors Talk Story, Powers

Dishonored 2 Directors Talk Story, Powers

After rumors of Dishonored 2‘s potential absence at Bethesda’s E3 2015 Press Conference, in a style befitting the game developer, they surprised everyone by showing off the stealth action...

By Kyle Sledge on 30 September 2015
Dishonored 2 (E3 Cinematic)

Dishonored 2 (E3 Cinematic)

Dishonored 2 was rumored to make an appearance at E3 last year, but unfortunately for fans of the stealth action franchise, the game never arrived. It’s been a few years since the first installment...

By Denny Connolly on 24 September 2015
Dishonored 2 Reveal Leak

Dishonored 2 Reveal Leak

Although E3 is just a day away, the leaks are still trickling out ahead of the summer’s biggest gaming event. Plenty of developers and publishers have fallen victim to early E3 leaks and...

By Denny Connolly on 24 September 2015
Dishonored 2 Skipping E3?

Dishonored 2 Skipping E3?

At this rate, the most important news coming out of E3 2015 might be what’s not shown there. Square Enix’s biggest game, Final Fantasy 15, has already been confirmed as a no-show. Sega...

By Christopher Gates on 25 August 2015