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The third game in the Deus Ex first-person role-playing video game series, and a prequel to the original game. It was developed by Eidos Montreal.

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I seem to have explored myself into a dead end, how do I get out?

So I was exploring inside random cargo containers and I managed to get myself into a situation that seems to be a dead end. The walls are too tall for me to jump out even with my augmented leap ...
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Why is there electronic static at certain occasions in Deus Ex: HR? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What was that weird 'shock'/EMP I received? Well, I'm just past the part where the helicopter gets ambushed. Just as I entered Lower Hengsha, the entire game ...
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How do I effectively use the Tranquilizer Rifle on Deus Ex HR?

I'm totally badass and stealthy, but this gun is an exercise in frustration to use. I don't know if I am doing something wrong... The gun has no crosshair. This makes it impossible to aim. I end up ...
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How do you get 'overheal' in Deus Ex?

As I got into the Hive through the women's bathroom, I noticed that my health was not the usual 100, but 125. I did check a few doors and toilets on my way through, but doing so after I noticed the ...
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Will I still get the same rewards if I don't ask about them?

I've accepted two side quests in the game; in both cases asking about rewards was a bit too douchebaggey for me but… if there's something in it for me in addition to karma… I wouldn't ...
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Deus Ex:HR Missing Link DLC corrupted saves fix? - Xbox 360

I've reached the fifth section of the Deus Ex:Human Revolution Missing Link DLC and now I can't load ANY of my DLC save files? When I select a game to load the screen goes black for a good 3 seconds, ...
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What happens if you side with Zelazny?

I decided to approve of Zelazny and tell the truth to the doctor. I got the praxis but I'm wondering if there are side effects to this choice in the game. Any ideas?
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How can I get that extra Praxis case?

Early on in the game I spotted a Praxis case in the cargo area of the ship. See this image link: The best I've done is what's in pic 2. Any ideas if this is possible to get?
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How do I fix my bathroom mirror

I'm going crazy! This mirror has been broken for ages, I've e-mailed the landlord about it multiple times, but they keep telling me off. However, when I took a quick sneak peak at their reception ...
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Is there a way to get to a data store located behind a server?

In Deus Ex: Human Revolution, I hack just about anything I come across. More than once, I've come across a situation where a data store was located behind the server, as can be seen in the following ...
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Is it possible to get the turrets out of the sewer?

In the mission where you have to defuse a bomb in the sewers there are 2 hackable turrets. Has anyone figured out a way to get these outside? It would be fun to drop this outside the police station ...
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Is there a god mode for Deus Ex: Human Revolution?

I just finished Deus Ex: Human Revolution. It was awesome. Is there a god mode for this game? I would love to play this game and be able to explore around without getting killed all the time but I ...
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How do I complete the Montreal mission without killing any guards?

I can't figure out how I could complete the Montreal mission without killing guards. They all stay together so if I stun one they wake him back up. I tried a YouTube search but didn't see anyone do it ...
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I shot someone with a stun gun and now he's dead. Could I still be considered a pacifist? [duplicate]

I was going for a pacifist playthrough, and so I used the tranquilizer rifle and stun gun almost exclusively. During the Cloak & Daggers side-mission, I was aiming to incapacitate Double-T, with ...
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How can I find out what the current build of Deus Ex: Human Revolution is? [closed]

I've googled it with several different wordings but I've yet to see it posted even on the manufacturers site. I have Build 1.3.643.1 and am trying to see if I'm current. How can I find out what the ...
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Serious lag issues with Deus Ex: Human Revolution

Just had a new custom rig built. It has dual Radeon 6970 2GB running in crossfire and AMD's FX-8150 CPU 8 core processer. I've got 8G of ram. This game is running horribly with this set up. I don't ...
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Mouse Acceleration in Deus Ex: Human Revolution

Is there a way to enable non-linear mouse acceleration in Deus Ex: Human Revolution? I'm asking about a non-linear translation of physical mouse movement speed to angular speed of the in-game view. ...
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How do you activate your augmentations in Deus Ex Human Revolution?

At the right hand side of your screen you have a list of augmentations, but I can't find any guidance on how to enable them. Probably very simple, but this has stumped me and my son for a while.
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Is there a telephone in Megan Reed's office?

At the very beginning of the game, while browsing around Megan Reed's office, I kept on hearing a telephone ring. Since there's so many interactable things in there, I spent a while looking for it - ...
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Found hostages dead. Is it a bug?

First mission : Milwaukee Junction In the first play-through, I completed the Typhoon objective first and found the hostages already dead when I arrived at the office where they were held. I figured ...
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Are there any references to Gunther or Anna in Deus Ex: Human Revolution?

I have probably neither read all e-mails/e-books nor visited every spot in Human Revolution, but are there any references to Gunther Hermann or Anna Navarre in this game? The only one I can connect is ...
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Language options?

Does anyone know if Deus Ex Human Revolution, (North American edition), will come with Spanish audio/subtitles?
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How do I kill the second boss (Yelena Fedorova) in Deux Ex: Human Revolution? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I beat the Picus boss? I have a heavy rifle with about 170 ammo, no grenades, no typhoon aug. How do I kill her? I tried just putting all the heavy rifle ammo ...
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What's the deal with Panchea?

In Deus Ex HR you travel to a cylindrical ocean structure which stretches all the way to the ocean floor. Is this structure in any way related to the plot, apart from being the enemy HQ? What is the ...
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How can I safely walk through Electric water in DX:HR?

In DX:HR there are certain places in levels, where there is electricity running on the ground, over water puddles or something. Is there any way I can walk through it, or do I have to bypass it every ...
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Is there an optimum guide for spending praxis points?

Is there an optimum guide for spending praxis points? For example, when's the first occurrence of a breakable wall or the first time the double take down praxis is useful?
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What does the [h+]^3 in the icon mean?

On the Xbox 360 version of Deus Ex: Human Revolution, on a user's gamercard it shows the following icon to indicate that you've played it recently. I don't know if this image shows up on the PS3 or PC ...
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Do detection percentages on simultaneous node hacks stack?

I only recently learned that you can hack nodes simultaneously and have yet to test this out properly. Before you are detected and the countdown begins, does hacking two or more nodes simultaneously ...
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Contents of “Tactical Enhancement” and “Explosive Mission” DLC

So the "Tactical Enhancement Pack" and the "Explosive Mission Pack" DLC was released recently. What do you get? I can see the weapons you get, but what are the levels? What else is included in the ...
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Getting Ghost in Milwaukee Junction

So I'm trying to get the ghost award on Milwaukee Junction. I can get through the whole map with 0 takedowns, 0 suspicious cameras and 0 alerted guards. And I can talk Zeke down and save Josie. But I ...
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What was that weird 'shock'/EMP I received?

During Deus Ex 3, coming back to my apartment to speak to Sarif I ignored the apartment and went straight into the downstairs elevator, after passing the corner I got a weird 'shock' which acted like ...
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Are my ending options restricted depending on secondary objectives completed?

In the last level proper of DE:HR, you are given two secondary objectives which eventually match up with two of the possible choices at the end of the game. If you do not complete these objectives, ...
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How do the ending narrations in DE:HR change depending on your playstyle?

After finishing Human Revolution and watching all the endings, I noticed that in each one the narrator mentioned "trying to follow morals" or something similar, which sounded to me like a reflection ...
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Does a turret going to “hostile” state, but not opening fire, disqualify the user from Foxiest of the Hounds?

I'm about half way through my second playthrough of the game now, and realised that on the first mission at Milwaukee Junction a turret did see me. My minimap went to "hostile", but the turret did not ...
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What was the Hyron Project?

Who were the drones in the Hyron project that you shoot. Was Megan one of the drones? What happens to Megan? Where will the DLC follow on from? I skipped the credits, did I miss anything?
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Is there anyway to convince Zelazny to stand down?

Heng Sha second visit: I'm on a mission (I believe it's called Talion AD) to convince Zelazny not to go a killing spree. Other than killing him, is there any way to stop him? If not, what is the best ...
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Which NPCs detect when Jensen is using Social Enhancer pheromones?

I keep hearing that several NPCs detect when Jensen is using Social Enhancer pheromones to sway them, but I can't find a list with them anywhere. Has anyone tried to use pheromones on a NPC and was ...
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Will Steam remember my saves if I uninstall Deus Ex: HR?

I couldn't run DX:HR with the graphics up all the way so I took them down a notch until I got a new computer. Do I have to move my save files to my new computer to keep my character? Or do they ...
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What are the differences between difficulty levels in Deus Ex: Human Revolution? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What's the difference between the three New Game options? In Deus Ex: Human Revolution, what changes as the difficulty level increases? E.g. more enemies, tougher ...
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Which missions can I earn the Ghost and/or Smooth Operator bonus on?

I'm trying to maximize XP earning, and I know there are some missions that at least one of these bonuses are not available. So on which missions can I actually earn these bonuses? Or to put it in ...
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How do I earn the Pacifist Achievement?

There have been some extended discussions on what will or will not break your eligibility for the Pacifist achievement, but nothing conclusive as to what actually is taken into account. What actions ...
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Cannot use Keyboard/Mouse?

I can use the scroll wheel to select menu options, and I can click to fire, but it seems only my xbox 360 gamepad will allow me to aim or move. Which is terrible because I can't aim with my left thumb ...
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Do you need to play the entire Deus Ex saga to understand Deus Ex H.R.? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Should I have played the first game and/or Invisible War to fully appreciate Human Revolution? I love Deus Ex 1, it is one of my favourite games. But now a friend wants ...
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In Deus Ex Human Revolution can you keep earned “augs” to start a new game?

Can you replay this game with earned "augs" still attached?
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Aiming grenade throws

I keep blowing myself up and it's starting to get old. Is it possible to aim my grenade throws or at least find out roughly how far away the grenade's going to land?
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Which ending to Deus Ex: HR is considered the canonical one?

Having just finished Deus Ex: Human Revolution without having played the original Deus Ex, I'm wondering if any of the four available endings should be considered canonical with respect to the ...
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Can I still get the Pacifist achievement if an NPC accidentally commits suicide?

Here I am playing on the hardest setting and trying to get the pacifist achievement also. I just finished the "Black Hawk Down" scene when you arrive back in Hengsha. After 5 MILLION retries I finally ...
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The HUD is gone / mispositioned?

So I think I've broken the game a little. The entire HUD seems to have vanished, and there's no option setting, or button combination to get it back. When changing zones, a little of the HUD comes ...
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Are the gas cylinders the same as gas grenades in Deus Ex: Human Revolution?

I'm doing a new run in Deus Ex: Human Revolution (going for Pacifist and Foxiest of the Hounds) and I was wondering if the gas cylinders you find lying around count as the knock out gas found in the ...
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Can you kill people by dropping things on their heads?

I know that throwing things cause damage, but if I were to pick up a metal box or a dumpster and drop it from a few stories up onto someone, will it do any damage? And if it does, does that count ...