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"I've been a ghost all my life," Thief protagonist Bruce Willis Garrett says in this trailer for his soon-to-be-released game, in which he may or may not literally be a ghost. Where's Haley Joel Osment when you need him? Check out our video preview for more ghost-thief action.

February 23rd 2014 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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When Thief debuts on February 25, the PlayStation 4 incarnation of the stealth-action game will feature graphics at 1080p resolution, while its Xbox One counterpart will offer 900p imagery. This disparity was revealed by Square Enix in a recent chat with Eurogamer, though the publisher claims that...

February 18th 2014 at 3:30pm 0 Comments
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Eagerly anticipating your lockpicking, treasure-collecting stint in the Thief reboot? You can start plotting your routes through the game's first chapter while watching this early playthrough. If you're looking for a little more context, steal a glimpse of our video preview. [Image: Square-Enix]

February 15th 2014 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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Thief is now complete and slated to hit retail shelves on February 25, but before Garrett dives into another kleptomaniacal adventure, publisher Square Enix hopes to bring everyone up to speed with this six-minute lesson on the perpetually gloomy world of Thief. [Image: Square Enix]

February 4th 2014 at 8:30pm 0 Comments
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What does your moral compass say about Thief, a game in which you covet all that glitters and pinch every penny like a delicious, mineral-heavy morsel before dropping it into your gaping pocket? In our new video preview we find there's still an illicit thrill in stealing professionally as master t...

January 27th 2014 at 5:00pm 0 Comments
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After a rollercoaster half-decade or so of development, Thief is barely a month away from our lives. If that scarcely sounds conceivable, the proof is in the presently procured parchment: Eidos Montreal posted the stealthy reboot's system specs. Square Enix once again turned to conversion speciali...

January 20th 2014 at 11:45am 0 Comments
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Thief's narrative arc involves a familiar set of circumstances: a girl falling to her presumed death and the protagonist's struggle to fight on after that loss. Plus, old men in even older robes. You may have seen this video when it premiered during the weekend's VGX live show, if you made it mor...

December 9th 2013 at 12:45pm 0 Comments
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When Square Enix launches its Thief reboot in February 2014, it will ship a game with one fewer gameplay element than was previously seen at E3: quick-time events. Developer Eidos Montreal revealed in a recent community blog that the game's QTEs were stripped out of the adventure entirely. "To be...

November 15th 2013 at 1:30pm 0 Comments
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Oh, the indignation of owning a totally sweet sword and struggling to hit anything with it. It was a disarming gesture in 1998's Thief: The Dark Project – to be turned into a chronic bumbler in confrontation, but a master thief in shadow and silence. The game was better when you hid from it....

October 9th 2013 at 9:00am 0 Comments
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Thief will make use of the DualShock 4's motion control and light bar features, a post to the PlayStation blog revealed this week. The controller's light bar will "reflect the light gem in the in-game UI" during gameplay to reinforce whether the game's protagonist, Garrett, is safely stowed away...

September 28th 2013 at 3:00pm 0 Comments
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The next entry in the Thief series is set to launch on February 25, 2014, and those who pre-order a special Master Thief edition on Windows PC can net some added digital goodies through the Square Enix Store. For $53, this PC download includes Thief, a digital artbook and comic, soundtrack, a boos...

September 27th 2013 at 4:00pm 0 Comments