Eidos-Montreal has announced that they will releasing Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut on October 22 of this year for Wii U, Xbox 360, PS3, and PC. A Mac version will launch at a later date.
“Over the last 18 months the team has been working very hard on the development of the Director’s Cut,” said David Anfossi, Head of Studio for Eidos-Montréal. “With this edition we gave the team the envious task of pushing the boundaries in innovation and creativity to explore something we believe will become a big part of the future of the franchise, the second screen experience.”
A new Deus Ex novella, Deus Ex: Fallen Angel, will be free with the purchase of any console version of Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut. The novella was created by James Swallow, the writer behind Deus Ex: Icarus Effect, which follows the story of Malik just prior to the events of Human Revolution. This is exclusive only to the Square Enix Online Store.
What other goodies come with the Director’s Cut? Here’s the rundown:
– Tongs’s Rescue mission and the entire Missing Link chapter have been integrated seamlessly into the narrative flow of the Director’s Cut.
– Other core Deus Ex: Human Revolution augmentations include overhauled boss fights, refined game balance and combat, improved AI.
– Over 8 hours of developer commentary.
– Visual improvements that should make this the prettiest Deus Ex you have ever seen.
– Second screen features for Wii U GamePad, Microsoft SmartGlass, and PlayStation Vita.
For more information about Deus Ex: Human Revolution – Director’s Cut, log on to http://www.DeusEx.com.