Dishonored 2 is an action RPG developed by Arkane Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks. The sequel to 2012's Dishonored, the game is scheduled to be released for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on November 11, 2016. Set fifteen years after the Dunwall Plague, the Empire begins to plunge into chaos after Empress Emily Kaldwin is suddenly dethroned by an "otherworldly usurper", and becomes an outlaw to society. Determined to claim it back, Emily follows in the steps of her royal protector, Corvo Attano, by becoming an assassin. Armed with the Outsider's mark, she intends to reclaim her title and restore power to what has been lost.