Square Enix and Eidos-Montréal released new images (corresponding to the Gamescom 2015) of Deus Ex prequel to the saga. Mankind Divided develops in 2029, two years after the events of the Human Revolution and the atrocious ‘Aug Incident’ in Panchaea, which resulted in the deaths of millions of people by those who imposed cyber increases. This event created a great divide between those who have cyber increases and those without. In this emotional turmoil there are several factions seeking to manipulate public opinion regarding cyber increases in humans, responding to own interests and to hide the truth of what really happened.
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – New Screenshots from Gamescom 2015
Deus Ex: Divided Mankind also continues with the story of Adam Jensen, a former security chief for a biotechnology company, made anti-terrorist agent acting under its own rules. Jensen has been endowed with new cyber increases, allowing to him and the player, a greater sense of self-control while exploring all new locations in the game. While the political and social tensions grow to its peak, Jensen and conspiracies surrounding the Illuminati continue toward an inevitable crossroads and possibly an epic showdown.
“For 15 years, Deus Ex has been on everyone’s lips in the gaming industry and beyond, regardless of whether the issue was about the only gameplay of the franchise or the current narrative focused on biotechnology tip and cybernetic implants” he said David Anfossi, Studio Director at Eidos-Montréal.”What began as Deus Ex: Human Revolution went to another level with Deus Ex: Divided Mankind, getting deeper into this discussion and offering fans an experience full game that will test your gaming skills, and emphasize its ability to make decisions about real issues. ”
Deus Ex: Divided Mankind also marks a new era in technology Eidos-Montréal, using the ability of highly advanced and impressive visual effects Dawn Engine ™ graphics engine, built specifically for next generation consoles and PCs under the umbrella. Gaming Evolve program, Eidos-Montréal and AMD have been working together in Deus Ex: Divided Mankind and the game will include support for Microsoft DirectX® 12 and AMD TressFX ™. These specifications will not only improve the performance of the game, but also give a visual fidelity unprecedented in the Deus Ex franchise.
The release date of Deus Ex: Divided Mankind will be announced later (estimated for the first or second quarter of 2016), but confirmed platforms PC, Playstation 4 and Xbox One.