Dishonored

Dishonored: No Trace, episode 1: Applied Rat Science for Beginners

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Taking on Dishonored's High Overseer without leaving a trace is actually fairly straightforward. The mission directly supports it, and you can see how that approach plays out in the original 'Three Extreme Approaches' video that led to this diary series. So, in the name of finding a better way I've decided to forgo the road most traveled and find a creative new way of toppling Dunwall's most senior religious authority. Using man-eating rats.

As you'll see, it took a bit of experimentation in order to figure the most effective means of ushering a man to his furry, plague-ridden demise. Along the way, there were accidents. There were regrets. There were casualties. Innocents will die. Rats will frolic. No-one will care about a dog.

Check out the prologue to No Trace for more, and check back on Friday when I'll be tracking down the Pendleton twins. You can also listen to our Dishonored podcast special to find out what Graham, Tom Francis and I thought about the game.