References to other games
In Frank Pritchard's office in Sarif Industries there is a poster on the wall with some character art and a title: Final Fantasy XXVII
. Considering the fact that the events of Deus Ex: Human Revolution
take place in 2027, this prognosis for a future installment in the Final Fantasy
series (published by the same company
) means that during the 16 years between 2011 and 2027 there will be 13 new Final Fantasy
References to the game
Deus Ex: Human Revolution
was parodied in an episode of "Die Redaktion" (The Editorial Team), a monthly comedy video produced by the German gaming magazine GameStar. It was published on the DVD of issue 10/2011.
In August 2011, it was announced that the UK and Russian versions would be region locked. This stirred quite the controversy and after protests the region lock for UK was removed.
- GamePro (Germany)
- 2011 - #2 Console Action Game of the Year (Readers' Vote)
- PC Games (Germany)
- Issue 01/2012 - #2 Best Game in 2011 (Editors' Choice)
- Issue 01/2012 - #3 Best RPG in 2011 (Readers' Choice)
- Issue 01/2012 - #5 Surprise in 2011 (Readers' Choice)