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Dishonored is a first person action adventure game with stealth mechanics, developed by Arkane studios and published by Bethesda.

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Can I get Dishonored to stop asking for admin access whenever I run it?

Every time I run Dishonored under Steam I get a pop up asking me for my Administrator password (I run as a normal user account, I imagine a UAC prompt would come up if I was running as Admin). I think ...
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Is there anything near the rune in the water at Lady Boyle's Last Party?

Normally, when there's a collectible in a particular location, it's because the designers want you to visit that location. For example, Outsider Shrines generally have runes near them. There is a ...
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Can Dishonored run on Windows 8? [closed]

Can Dishonored run on Windows 8 or do I need to use Windows 7? It was never confirmed in the specs.
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Which NPCs are considered hostiles, and which are considered civilians? Also, does killing a civilian add more chaos compared to killing a hostile?

At the end of a mission, the mission stats will state how many 'hostiles', and how many 'civilians' you killed. Which NPCs are considered hostiles, and which are considered civilians? Is there any ...
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Is the German (DE) version of Dishonored low-violence / censored?

I just got a copy of Dishonored (DE) on Steam. The German (DE) version of Dishonored can be unlocked from any country; however, is it any different from the version bought in other countries? For ...
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How can I change from being a murderous cretin?

I started playing through dishonored killing everything in sight. I used this as a moment of catharsis for Corvo, and started to creep around, trying to get my Chaos back to the good side. The ...
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Are there any side effects to drinking alcohol?

What's the effect of drinking alcohol? Does it refill the life gauge? Are there any side effects (such as troubled vision or troubled controls) by drinking a certain amount of it?
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When possession ends, does the victim automatically detect you if you're in their FOV?

I was going for ghost in a level, and had no way across a courtyard. I ended up possessing one of the guards as he was going past, then going towards the door. The possession ended just shy of the ...
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Dishonored PC god mode?

Is there a cheat for the singleplayer mode? All that I find on the net are links to 'trainers', lists of Steam achievements, generic hints and Youtube walkthroughs.
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Do “Bodies Found” Count Against Ghosting?

Does anyone know if an enemy discovering the body of one of his sleeping comrades counts against you for a "Ghost" run? i.e. Not if they get any bolts in the 'detected' meter over their head, but if ...
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Do White Bolts NOT Count as Being Detected?

Can anyone confirm, for sure, that having an enemy get just the 'white bolts' over their head does NOT count as being detected (for the "Ghost" achievement)? I've read places where people say that, ...
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Do I need to stash unconscious Weeper bodies to save them from rats?

Related: How do I prevent rats from eating a corpse that I left unattended? Also, is this a bad thing? I have been playing compassionately and I know that when rats devour a body it counts as a kill ...
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What happens if I save Berthold and his sister?

There's a spot behind the High Overseer's office where a woman is being accused of being a witch. Her brother, Berthold, is trying to defend her. When negotiations go sour, Berthold draws his sword ...
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Do Tallboys count as found bodies, and how do I hide them if so?

I encountered Tallboys on Lady Boyle's Last Party, blink-jumped behind them and assassinated them, making the frame drop to the ground. I could not, however, find any body to hide left amongst the ...
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Survivors in Dishonored

Is there any reason not to put Survivors asleep in Dishonored? Any sort of reward or motivation? Also, do they count against you for the Ghost trophy and/or having someone alerted to your presence? ...
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How do I 'cook' a grenade?

I've seen references in more than one place to 'cook' a grenade, i.e. shorten it's fuse length. But I haven't seen any references in game to doing so, or more importantly, how to do so. How do you ...
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What happens if Slackjaw is killed in Mission 3?

For the heck of it, after playing through Dishonored with a (nearly) no-kill philosophy, I started a second playthrough of the game, being as ridiculously violent as possible. Therefore, when I got to ...
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High Overseer Campbell Meeting Objective Bugged?

I'm playing the High Overseer Campbell mission. I've made it to the meeting room without being detected, but every time I enter the room, without exception, Campbell and guy I'm trying to save ...
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Does choosing to complete optional missions affect the level of Chaos in the city?

I have just gotten a mission from Granny Rags to poison the Bottle Street Gang's black market elixir with the guts of a diseased rat, which will cause anyone who drinks the mixture to develop the ...
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What is Blink-Jumping?

In a comment on a different question, LessPop_MoreFizz mentioned Blink-Jumping. What is Blink-Jumping? How do you do it?
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Which is a better early game choice for a Stealth/Nonlethal character, Agility or Possession?

My first time through Dishonored, I'm playing the way I played Deus Ex - silent and compassionate. I've got a couple runes and I've just met Granny Rags, so I'm not very far into the game at all. ...
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Is the Door To Nowhere important, or is it an easter egg?

In Piero's office, there's a readable note that talks about his "Door to Nowhere" invention. Near the stairs, there's a doorway with a symbol on it that looks suspiciously like the Portal logo. Is ...
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Will Blink 2 (II) prevent me from getting the achievement Mostly Flesh and Steel?

Mostly Flesh and Steel Finish the game without purchasing any supernatural powers or enhancements, besides Blink I've just finished the game without purchasing anything besides Blink and ...
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Can I see how many mission items I've found during the current mission?

You can view how many bone shards, paintings and runes you've found when you are done with your mission. Can I view how much of the items I've already found while doing the mission?
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What's the point of Shadow Kill?

If killing with Shadow Kill still raises the chaos level then what's the point of Shadow Kill? Does it produce less chaos then leaving a body lying around?
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Can I complete optional Tasks later?

In Dishonored, can you complete optional tasks after completing a mission? I've just killed the first assassination target and am about to climb in the boat, however there is an optional task for the ...
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Do I have to earn the Art Dealer achievement in a single playthrough?

I've just finished the (great) game, and I think I only missed two of the Sokolov paintings. I'm also pretty sure to know the chapter where I missed them; can I simply reload this chapter and collect ...
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Revisiting cities

Is it possible to revisit cities to gather some money, find paintings you forgot to take or do whatever you'd like to do? I forgot to take one painting in the second mission.
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What's the easiest/fastest way to kill a tallboy?

It seems that aiming at their back, right in the whale oil tanks, is pretty efficient. But it's not always easy to reach one of these 3 weak points, especially when the tallboy is patrolling (walking ...
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Is any elevated surface a valid place to store unconscious victims in order not to get eaten by rats? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I prevent rats from eating a corpse that I left unattended? Also, is this a bad thing? I know you can place unconscious bodies in trashbins in order to have them ...
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Is there a way to increase the ammo capacity for Sleep Darts?

I see the upgrade to increase bolt capacity for normal bolts, but not sleep bolts. I didn't know if the sleep bolt might be a blueprint that I missed or have yet to come upon, but it seemed strange ...
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What's the effect of blowing candles?

I know it doesn't change anything about visibility, since Dishonored doesn't make any use of lights and shadows. So does it change anything wheter I blow the candles or not ?
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What are the different endings in Dishonored?

In Dishonored the game as I am escaping the prison, I got a prompt that warned me: Using stealth and nonlethal approach has benefits. Fewer rats and weepers, some people react favorably, and ...
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Shadow kill, does it remove loot from bodies?

I was thinking about using shadow kill (level 2) but will it remove the loot from the dead persons body? (i.e them carrying 50 coins, if I shadow kill them will I not be able to loot it?)
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How to find Jelly's share safe combination?

It seems obvious that is has something to do with the bottles on the shelves behind the safe. I don't know if it's due to my brightness configuration (perhaps too dark), but I wasn't able to see ...
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How do I prevent rats from eating a corpse that I left unattended? Also, is this a bad thing?

I was on my way to a mission objective, when I was suddenly jumped by assassins. Luckily, a couple of friendly thugs helped me kill them. After I killed them all, I dumped their bodies in the same, ...
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Dishonored stopped working?

I have just bought Dishonored yesterday and it worked fine, but now sometimes when I open a door that goes to a different area a box pops up and says Dishonored has stopped working. The game then ...
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Will killing animals ruin achievements?

Can I kill animals, such as the dogs, and still get the achievements? I'm looking at one achievement that says I can kill "no one". I'm not sure if that includes the animals or not.
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Does the Dishonored iOS game interact with the main game?

I was wondering if the mobile Dishonored: Rat Assassin (a bloody and not PETA-approved Fruit Ninja-clone) interacted with the main release of the game. If so, how?
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Can I bind a key to enable a certain power?

Selecting Dark Vision on the hotbar everytime I want to enable/disable it is pretty annoying. Is it possible to bind a key to toggle this power, e.g. by editing one of the ini file?
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How do I unlock bone charm slots 4-6?

In Dishonored I only have 3/6 bone charm slots available. How do I unlock the last three slots?
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How to get the full resolution in windowed mode?

When running Dishonored in windowed mode it does not use the full selected resolution - e.g. when I select 1920x1200 (which is also my native resolution) the window does not span the full width of my ...
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When are Bone Charms found during a mission determined?

There are a total of 45 unique Bone Charms in Dishonored, but far fewer of them are found in any given play though. This is because each charm found is randomly selected from the complete list. What ...
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When people turn to ash does it count as a body? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Does using Shadow Kill lower your chaos level? In Dishonored the skill shadow kill will turn enemies to ash if you kill them when they are unaware of you (or all kills ...
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Does using Shadow Kill lower your chaos level?

I've read that killing more NPCs and leaving the bodies in plain sight increases your overall chaos level. Since Shadow kill leaves no bodies behind (at max level), does that lower your chaos score? ...
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How many skills/items/upgrades can I buy in a single playthrough?

I just started Dishonored last night and I was wondering, just how far can I get in the tech tree in a single playthrough? Can I buy everything? Are there branches that cut each other off or simply ...
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Why shouldn't I murder all the things?

Playing through Dishonored, I sort of decided that my first go through of the game I would just murder every enemy in sight. Apparently, the game really wants me to NOT stab everyone in the face, and ...
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What's special about White Rats?

I got my first bone charm. Awesome! Unfortunately, I have no clue why it's supposed to be useful. The Albino Whalebone Charm increases the chance of encountering White Rats. I have no idea why this ...
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Where is the Cell Hallway Key?

There's an actionable door right outside Corvo's cell, but the key wasn't on any of the guards and it wasn't vital to the mission. How can I enter this room? Is it an Easter egg or something? What's ...
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What's the best strategy to keep the chaos low?

I know that having a high chaos would cause the game to be more difficult. So I'm wondering how could I keep it low and avoid killing methods that would raise the chaos.