There were lot of rumors that Eidos are working on a new Thief game title but all were buried alive because no one at developer’s end confirmed the rumor or even commented on the story.
Its confirmed now that Eidos Montreal are in early development of Thief 4, developer confirmed this morning releasing this press statement:
We’re in the early development stages for Thief 4, but this is an incredibly ambitious and exciting project for Eidos,” said Stéphane D’Astous, General Manager at Eidos-Montréal. “While it’s too early for us to offer any specific game details, right now we are focused on recruiting the very best talent to join the core team at the studio and help us make what we believe will be one of the most exciting games on the market.
The game is expected to be released on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC as it is the development has just been started it could take years or atleast an year in theory for the release.