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Improved Flow First you must understand that the Missing Link DLC and original game were treated as separate games in your steam library. However director cut combines them both into a single game so that it has better flow and feels more natural with the story. Generally, you could have missed the point where it was "logical" to play the DLC since its at a ...


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The main differences are additional cutscene footage and dialogue footage, Dev Commentary you can play during the game which can make for an interesting playthrough, full, smoothly integrated DLC, new achievements, and new ways to kill Bosses. And it is that last one I'd like to expand on because many people aren't giving all the details. They say the Boss ...


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These problems with DX:HR are due to: a bug in DX:HR, which is easy to correct via registry settings. an nVidia driver issue when using switchable graphics, which is easily corrected in the nVidia driver settings. 1. Registry Settings Two registry fixes are required. Set HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Eidos\Deus Ex: HRDC\AllowJobStealing to 0. for NVIDIA ...


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No. There are no upsides or benefits to upgrading - at all. The purpose of this "upgrade" is to allow the Illuminati direct control over everybody with cybernetic augmentations by granting the ability to shut down a users' cybernetics remotely. Visiting the LIMB clinics to get this upgrade will allow your augmentations (including your HUD) to be disabled, ...


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There are two parts of the game that have a time limit of sorts - you won't "fail" a mission by taking too long but there are lasting effects if you take too long to complete the mission objectives. In order, these are as follows; At Sarif HQ, after the prologue After the prologue, once you've arrived back at Sarif HQ post augmentation, you will be ...


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Also a MAJOR difference that may interest some of you is the fact that the Directors Cut Edition is available on MAC too!


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It depends. It makes the game harder because you'll be paying attention all the time to everything so that you won't be forced to start again a specific section. You'll save often. The Pacifist run will make the game about 20% harder, because you'll be forced to use the stun gun that has a limited range and the tranquillizer gun that requires a bit of ...


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Yes, you do get all your kit back at the end of the Missing Link. Once you've finished the DLC, Quinn has left a box with all your gear in it, next to a cryotube you use to continue your journey (relax, there is a mission-marker on the hud on top of it.) (beware, I personally did not get back my old gear. but it might be because I already had an ...


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Nope. There are also no real repercussions. More info is here Some cops might try to shoot you when you leave, but other than that pretty much all you'll see is a newspaper that talks about a massacre at the police station and some people will bring it up in conversation.


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There are four separate endings based on what you choose at the end: "It was something in the water": follow Bill Taggart's ending and cover up the truth, blaming Neuropozyne poisoning as the reason for everything that happened "Terrorists did it": follow David Sarif's request and blame Humanity Front "I want to believe": follow Hugh Darrrow's request and ...


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Having just completed the game and administered the lethal dose, the answer is: Yes, you can.


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All computers have a valid password and all keypads have a valid keycode. You can find out what they are by reading the relevant wikia pages for passwords and keycodes.


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It combines DE:HR and the Missing Link DLC (PC owners of both will have 75% off on Steam), while also integrating the Missing Link into the main story rather than it being a standalone affair. The boss battles now have "stealthy" alternatives, so you don't have to play as a gun-wielding psycho all the time. The Wii U version takes advantage of the GamePad ...


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No. There is no way this game, or any other, could be causing permanent damage to your PC. What is most likely happening is that your video card is overheating, or starting to fail, even though you said you replaced it recently. Hopefully it's under warranty. You should try a different game that stresses your video card; if the same problem happens, it's ...


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Yes. It prevents the glitch from occurring.


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It does not seem so. However, by using a glitch, you can skip most of it.


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In the recently released Director's Cut version of the game, you can hack a door on either side of the arena. You can find a pocket secretary to give you the code in one of the lockers near one of the doors. Once you're upstairs, look for another pad to hack near the wall. You can either burst through this wall or hack the pad to disable the lasers in the ...


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Being spotted by a turret will immediately alert it, but as long as it doesn't shoot at you and alert guards, who then trigger alarm panels, it doesn't affect whether or not you get the Smooth Operator bonus. Your problem, however, might be that some guard that you missed was patrolling and stumbled upon one of your victims. Depending on where you are in ...


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Unlocking all skills is indeed possible, with or without the Explosive Pack mission DLC, but it is incredibly hard. The total XP requirement is 235000, the maximum XP possible without the DLC is 238470 (if you do every XP action including all possible double takedowns, 234245 without double takedowns), which is barely enough. With the DLC, the maximum ...


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The Factory Zero achievement is not about saving people. It's about adopting a particular playstyle. The achievement is as follows: You survived The Missing Link using no Praxis kits, weapons, or explosives. Whoa. This means: Do not allocate any Praxis points, whether acquired through levelling up or after collecting a Praxis kit Do not fire any ...


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No, you are not missing anything. After finishing the first main mission (rescuing the hostages in the factory) you will be contacted by Tim Carella who gives you the (side-)quest "Lesser Evils" which proceeds the story about the Neuropozyne theft.


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The games are treated as separate SKUs, applications, and downloads, and the save files are incompatible. You will have to start over for the Director's Cut.


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If you have a game in progress in the old release of DXHR you will have to finish it there, as the new release does not accept old saves. Other than that the only reason to keep DXHR along with DXHRDC is if you prefer the old release to the new one.


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And now for the less honourable route. How many Praxis points that you can earn in a single playthrough is indefinite, if you are willing to ply an exploit. Gameplay on OnLive, where the grind was done, cannot be hacked nor modded. In the Brag Clip, what is seen is the fruit of hours of accumulating the +500 XP bonus from ...


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Shadur's answer has the gist but I will add more details. Basically it allows you to pick the dialogue choices that are most likely to convince the person you are speaking to. In short it comes with the pheromones and you can match those to the right person whatever the first high rating is the subject will be. For example, a guy who scores two alphas then ...


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Nope, but certain achievements/trophies (Pacifist and Foxiest of the Hounds because of the alarm I believe) won't be available to be unlocked.


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Alpha means the first one, as in the leader of a group. Beta means the second one, as in a follower, second leader, or dictator. Omega means the last one, such as an outcast, criminal, or a troublemaker.


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Is your pc set to run at full performance. Mine did the same until I increased its performance in the control panel. Unlike you, though, I could not load previous saves. How long have you waited on the loading screen? My machine usually takes 7 minutes to load.


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