Founded in 1999, Arkane Studios is an independent game developer with offices in Lyon, France and Austin, Texas.

The company's passions are invested in first-person immersive games with depth.

Arkane released its first game, Arx Fatalis, in 2002. With its innovative magic systems and rich, cohesive environments, Arx earned the studio some major awards, including a nomination as Rookie Studio of the Year.

In 2006, Arkane created Dark Messiah of Might & Magic, a game known for innovations in body awareness and its unique first-person combat system. Dark Messiah garnered the IGN Reader’s Choice for the Best PC Action Game of 2006.

Along the way, Arkane Studios has worked on projects with Valve, Activision, Electronic Arts and 2K Games, contributing to AAA games such as Call of Duty : World at War and Bioshock 2.

Today Arkane continues to innovate and expand, embracing new design concepts and game technologies while staying true to its passions for creating deep, immersive environments.

Add game Games
Arx Fatalis

Arx Fatalis

2 weeks ago Released 2002 Role Playing

Its the Dark Age. Cast away from the surface of the Earth by the disappearance of the sun, Mankind lived hidden underground in the Fortress of Arx. Humans...

Dark Messiah of Might and Magic

Dark Messiah of Might and Magic

2 years ago Released 2006 First Person Shooter

Explore the secluded region of Ashan, where fearless orcs, wild goblins, dreadful undead, elusive trolls, gigantic dragons and many other creatures stunning...



2 years ago Released 2012 Stealth

You are the once-trusted bodyguard of the Empress. Framed for her murder and driven by revenge, you must become an infamous assassin, known only by the...

Dishonored 2

Dishonored 2

5 months ago Coming Q2 2016 Stealth

Dishonored 2 takes your protagonist - choose between Corvo Attano and Emily Kaldwin - to the coastal city of Karnaca where the choices you make will have...

Post comment Comments
PeacefulPatriot Aug 16 2011 says:

I be looking forward to dishonored.

+4 votes     reply to comment
Post a comment

You are not logged in, your comment will be anonymous unless you join the community. Or sign in with your social account:

Mar 20, 2010
Invitation only
Send Message
Join this company
Group watch
Start tracking


99 Cours Gambetta
Immeuble Le Nobel
69003 LYON

Latest tweets from @arkanestudios

Nov 2 2015

RT @ArtistSusuri: And @dishonored themed drawing is ready! Thank you for amazing game @ArkaneStudios ! #gaming #fanart #FanArtFriday https…

Oct 16 2015

RT @dishonored: “Judgement comes swiftly for the Wicked.” - Thank you cat-cosplay for endless entertainment T

Oct 12 2015

RT @dishonored: Treat us to your best #DishonoredHalloween artwork or costumes by submitting them on tumblr T

Oct 9 2015

RT @dishonored: More fantastic cosplay of Emily and Corvo from Mikami_N7 & slowpenguin. See more here:

Oct 8 2015

RT @dem_gaimz: @ArkaneStudios @bethesda finished my overseer mask just in time for Halloween.

Oct 6 2015

RT @bethesda: #Dishonored goes to Paris! See the beauty in Dishonored’s artwork at @ArtLudique here:

Sep 25 2015

RT @essell2: Awesome large-scale #Dishonored2 character concept art and clay sculptures, at Art Ludique in Paris:

Sep 17 2015

RT @dishonored: Karnaca is a beautiful place – if you ignore the bloodflies. Take a tour with our new video T

Sep 5 2015

@Seikisu @ArkaneStudios @MrIbiza39 thanks for playing!

Sep 2 2015

RT @ArtLudique: 'L'Art dans le Jeu vidéo, l'inspiration française': premières œuvres sublimes! Sculptures Dishonored 2 @ArkaneStudios http:…

Embed Buttons
Link to Arkane Studios by selecting a button and using the embed code provided more...
Arkane Studios
6 members