You guessed it: Deathloop and Dishonored are set in the identical universe in spite of everything
After some hypothesis from followers, Deathloop director Dinga Bakaba confirmed that the sport is the truth is set in the identical world as Dishonored.
Arkane’s video games all are likely to have some similarities right here and there, being one of many few large builders to really make immersive simulators, however Deathloop and Dishonored clearly shared some DNA in additional apparent methods. However in accordance with Deathloop’s director himself, the video games are each the truth is in the identical world, one thing prone to please followers which have theorised as such.
Bakaba confirmed the connection on the latest episode of the Xbox Podcast (thanks PCGamer), the place he mentioned that Deathloop is “one of many futures of the Dishonored world.” Requested instantly concerning the connection, Bakaba famous how because of the nature of the sport not everybody will see the identical factor, “so it was good to see the group decide up the little clues that we did sprinkle in every single place that, sure, certainly, we envisioned Deathloop to be taking place sooner or later after Loss of life of the Outsider.”
Bakaba additionally mentioned that “there are a variety of clues within the sport, really… there are a variety of small issues, and a few that had been below individuals’s noses on a regular basis, however individuals are simply determining.” One among his private favourites is one thing that is on the Heritage Gun, which has a small, hard-to-make-out brand on the aspect. Because the sport launched some idle animations have been added that imply you’ll be able to extra simply see the brand, which simply so occurs to be Dunwall Tower, a notable location from the Dishonored collection.
Deathloop recently launched on Xbox after a 12 months of console exclusivity on PS5, and together with it got here the Goldenloop replace, which added a wide range of issues like a brand new skill in addition to some new enemies and an prolonged ending.