The player embodies Corvo Attano of origin from the island of Serkonos, falsely accused of the murder of the Empress, and driven by the desire for revenge. This goes from being her bodyguard of confidence to become a fearsome killer, known only by the disturbing mask that has become his business card. The decisions the player take, will determine the future of the world, but whatever happens, the old life of Corvo Attano will have vanished forever.
The game takes place in a world of steampunk in the city of Dunwall. The city is devastated by the plague; Despite this corrupt aristocracy that governs the city, as strange and innovative technologies, as they can be the lord Regent tallboy or the machines used by some Deans, stays unscathed and continues with his lifestyle, alien to the suffering of the lower classes. The decision you make affects the city, for example if you kill much, there are more rats, otherwise there are few rats. But now a new DLC is available for a crack of knife of dunwall, the latest Dishonored game expansion.
From a first person view the player has various weapons at your disposal together with special powers. The combined use of these allows that situations can face in various ways, from the action to the stealth. The powers that be have been able to go see published videos son
Possession allows own NPC's environment, to move the player with them
Wink allows you to teleport over short distances
Plague makes appear a group of rats attacking enemies
Idle speed slows down the time momentarily
Dark vision allows to see enemies through walls and the line of sight of these.
Blast causes a strong wind can throw enemies into the ground and break doors
The powers will be getting and improving through a system of runes. The player will not be the only one who has this aid, but that certain enemies will also have access to the powers.
With new expansion DLC, knife of dunwall crack is now played through the eyes of Daud, which creates even more interesting twist to the game.