Different Games and Updates Announced by Bethesda
Here is a breakdown of the different games and game updates showcased by Bethesda Softworks during its E3 2019 presentation.
Elder Scroll Series
1) Elder Scroll: Blades
Released first on iOSt, The Elder Scrolls: Blades is now coming in Nintendo Switch. The first-person dungeon-crawler game will be free-to-play and will arrive this fall of 2019.
2) The Elder Scrolls Online
Mike Firor of ZeniMax Online Studios revealed the new expansion, Elsweyr, which featured a raging dragon enemy. In addition, a new DLC storyline called Dragonhold will arrive later this year.
3) The Elder Scrolls: Legends
A new expansion will also arrive in Elder Scrolls: Legends competitive strategy card game. The new expansion is called Moons of Elsweyr.
The Fallout 76 team at Bethesda announced the Year 2 DLC called “Wastelanders.” The DLC includes human NPCs with complete dialogue trees. The free DLC update will arrive this coming Fall of 2019.
In addition, a surprising battle royale mode will also be added to the game. The mode is called “Nuclear Winter” and will pit 52 players against each other with the lone survivor being honored as the new “Overseer.”
Creator of the Resident Evil series and The Evil Within horror games, Shinji Mikami, revealed a brand new game under Bethesda called Ghostwire: Tokyo. The new game title is being developed by Tango Gameworks and set in a world where people have begun disappearing. Monsters and mythological creatures resurfacing.
There is no official word yet on the release schedule of Ghostwire: Tokyo.
Commander Keen Mobile Game
Commander Keen was revealed as a new mobile game coming to iOS and Android under Bethesda. ZeniMax Online Studios is developing the game and introduced Billy and Billie as the playable characters. The game is a drag-and-drop where players need to progress through its story mode while building contraptions along the way.
A soft launch of Commander Keen is scheduled for this summer 2019.
Released a month ago, Avalanche studios announced that Rage 2 will be having a set of updates and expansions throughout the year. Rage 2’s first expansion, “The Rise of the Ghosts,” will include new cheats, new weapons, new enemies, new vehicles, new skins, and a brand new area to explore.
Machine Games’ next spinoff to the Wolfenstein series, Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a co-op focused game featuring the daughters of BJ Blazkowicz. Set in alternate 1980s, their main mission is to rescue their captured father in Paris while taking down Nazis along the way.
Wolfenstein: Youngblood is scheduled to release this July 26th.
The developers of Dishonored and Prey, Arkane Studios, showed their newest IP called Deathloop. Deathloop centers on two playable characters who are trapped in an unending loop where each person has to fight strange enemies. They eventually become rivals themselves.
Deathloop has no release schedule announced as of the writing of this article.
Orion Game Streaming
Orion is software developed by id Software that helps optimize playing Bethesda games with 4K HD graphics using lower latency and bandwidth consumption. They showed DOOM game streaming on a mobile device in 4K at 60 FPS.
Bethesda’s E3 2019 press conference concluded with DOOM Eternal. Players will once again fight through the armies of Heaven and Hell in DOOM Eternal, which is set after the events of DOOM (2016). Apart from the new story trailer, Bethesda also unveiled the game’s new battle mode. The battle mode is a 2-on-1 multiplayer experience where the Doomslayer faces a pair of cooperating player-controlled demons.
Doom Eternal is set for release on November 22 this year for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
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