After Dishonored‘s first big bit of DLC,which we felt lukewarm about, eventually, we were about to get some story-driven missions. For $9.99 or 800 MS Points, Dishonored developer Arkane Studios returns with much more than simple filler.
The Knife of Dunwall not only gives some backstory to the campaign, but lets you play as Duad, the man who killed the queen and caused Corvo’s adventure of redemption. However, Duad’s in search to make amends for his deeds in the backstreets and hidden underbelly of Dunwall Corvo never dwelled in. This is on top of Duad’s unique array of items and abilities presented in the side story, which you’ll be able to use toward Duad’s fate at the end.
“After assassinating the Empress, and forever changing the fate of Dunwall, you embark on a search for redemption. The Outsider reveals the key to your atonement, but who — or what — is Delilah?
Accompanied by the Whalers, your loyal band of mercenary assassins, your search will take you through never-before-seen districts of Dunwall as you face off against new and terrible foes. Employ a unique arsenal of new weapons and powers that enhance Dishonored’s dynamic combat, mobility and stealth systems. In the struggle to hang onto the last shred of your humanity, the choices you make will ultimately determine your fate”