Not many games get recognized as the "Game of the Year." The Dishonored video game is one of the lucky ones to be named as such. The listing here is the "Game of the Year Edition" re-released as the "Greatest Hits." It can be recognized from other releases by the red band at the top and the overall black cover.
The game takes place in the virtual city of Dunvall which is overtaken by the plague. Your character is Corvo Attano who used to be the bodyguard of the Empress of the Isles. However, the Empress was killed and Corvo was accused and framed for her murder.
This conspiracy led Corvo to take revenge on those who started it all. Corvo becomes an assassin driven by revenge. He has some supernatural abilities and a variety of weapons and gadgets. Combining all of these, you can find a plenitude of ways in which to get rid of the enemies.