Dishonored is an immersive first-person action game that casts you as a
supernatural assassin driven by revenge. Creatively eliminate your targets with
the flexible combat system as you combine the numerous supernatural abilities,
weapons and unusual gadgets at your disposal. Pursue your enemies under the
cover of darkness or ruthlessly attack them head on with weapons drawn.
Regardless of your actions, the outcome of each mission plays out based on the
choices you make.
Dishonored is set in Dunwall, an industrial whaling city where strange
technology and otherworldly mysticism coexist in the shadows. You are the
once-trusted bodyguard of the beloved Empress. Framed for her murder, you become
an infamous assassin, known only by the disturbing mask that has become your
calling card. In a time of uncertainty, when the city is being besieged by
plague and ruled by an oppressive government armed with neo-industrial
technologies, dark forces conspire to bestow upon you abilities beyond those of
any common man – but at what cost? The truth behind your betrayal is as murky
as the waters surrounding the city, and the life you once had is gone
- Improvise and Innovate – Approach each assassination with your own style
of play. Use shadow and sound to your advantage to make your way silently
through levels unseen by foes, or attack enemies head-on as they respond to your
aggressiveness. The flexible combat system allows you to creatively combine your
abilities, supernatural powers and gadgets as you make your way through the
levels and dispatch your targets. Improvise and innovate to define your
- Action with Meaning – The world of Dishonored reacts to how you play.
Move like a ghost and resist corruption, or show no mercy and leave a path of
destruction in your wake. Decide your approach for each mission, and the
outcomes will change as a result.
- Supernatural Abilities – Teleport for stealth approaches, possess any
living creature, or stop time itself to orchestrate unearthly executions!
Combining your suite of supernatural abilities and weapons opens up even more
ways to overcome obstacles and eliminate targets. The game’s upgrade system
allows for the mastery of deadly new abilities and devious gadgets.
- A City Unlike Any Other – Enter an original world envisioned by
Half-Life 2 art director Viktor Antonov. Arkane and Bethesda bring you a world
where industry and mysticism collide, creating an atmosphere thick with
intrigue. The world is yours to discover.