The popular thief series has been speculated and rumored to be getting a new game for some time is finally getting one. The newest title will be called Thief and will be heading to the Playstation 4 and other next generation consoles and probably PC.
Eidos Montreal has been leading the development for four years, since the game was announced as Thief 4 in 2009. The game is now considered a full reboot of the franchise. Garret the main character, will be embroiled in a city full of tension from a tyrant and the plague. On the downside, this does sound a bit like Dishonored, however Thief has always been about stealing things and getting away.
The first Thief game, Thief: The Dark Project came out in 1998, the last one, Thief Dark Shadows was released in 2004. It’s been a long time since fans of the series have gotten a chance to pick the pockets of unsuspecting victims.
Game Informer has a quick video of the developers talking about the new game
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