Eidos promises better anti-aliasing, higher resolution shadows and support for AMD's Mantle.
"Strong reactions" prompted Eidos Montreal to change the game.
Negative fan feedback convinced Eidos Montreal to remove XP levelling from the game.
Eidos Montreal's reimagining of an old favourite has been met with derision from fans. A recent demo suggests all is not lost.
"I'm very confident in [the team] understanding what was so special about the first Thiefs and what is worth reimagining," says producer.
A homage to the Bank mission in Thief II: The Metal Age.
Upcoming reboot to launch on all platforms early next year.
PC, PS3 and Xbox 360 covers too.
Thief, Murdered & Lightning Returns all set for Germany.
Simultaneous release with PS4, Xbox One and PC versions.