Publisher Square Enix announced on their official website that the PC version of the 2013 mobile game Deus Ex: The Fall will be released on March 25th 2014 through Steam, for $9.99/£7.99 As a bonus for pre-ordering, you'll also receive a copy of Deus Ex GOTY Edition for free. (If you already own the GOTY Edition, you will be able to gift it to someone else)

DEUS EX: THE FALL is a prequel story to Deus Ex: Human Revolution.

Set in 2027, powerful corporations have taken control from governments and have a tight grip on the drug supply needed by augmented humans to survive.
In this game, you play as Ben Saxon, a former British SAS Mercenary who has been betrayed by his private military employers and is desperate for the truth behind the drug conspiracy.

There will be some big differences between the original mobile release and the PC port. The most noteable being no micro-transactions. The game has been adapted for the PC, so players can look forward to full keyboard and mouse controls.

Here are the list of new features for the PC version:

  • No in-game purchase options
  • 28 Steam achievements
  • Adjusted AI
  • Steam Trading Cards, Badges and (TBC)
  • Revised tutorial
  • Full keyboard and Mouse control optimisation
  • Rebalanced game economy taking into account no IAP
  • Microsoft Controller support
  • Removal of auto target options
  • Reduction in aiming reticule size
  • Choice in cover style as DXHR (HOLD or Toggle)
  • Resolution options
  • Anti Aliasing option
  • Vsync
  • Control maps for keyboard and gamepad



System Requirements for Deus Ex: The Fall

•OS: Windows XP SP2
•Processor: 2GHz dual core
•Memory: 2 GB RAM
•Graphics: DirectX 9.0c compatible graphics card
•DirectX: Version 9.0c
•Hard Drive: 4 GB available space
•Sound Card: Integrated audio interface

•OS: Windows 7 SP 1
•Processor: Quad Core 2.66GHz CPU Intel or AMD
•Memory: 4 GB RAM
•Graphics: GeForce 500 Series or Radeon 7000 Series, 1 GB Graphics memory
•DirectX: Version 9.0c
•Hard Drive: 4 GB available space
•Sound Card: Integrated audio interface

So... Who's excited for more Deus Ex?

Source: http://eu.square-enix.com/en/blog/deus-ex-fall-pc-edition-heads-steam
Source: http://store.steampowered.com/app/258180/