Almost everyone who plays video games has heard of the funny one-liner “arrow to the knee” which turned into a meme after it claimed popularity a week after Skyrim launched. One of the first places it was seen was on GameFAQ’s in 2011 where user Aggrobiscuit mentions the short one-line audio clip spoken by an
If you’re like me and have a hard time keeping up with the modding communities surrounding the various major releases of the past ten years or so, know that you’re not alone. However, know that we are also missing out on plenty of excellent modded content for excellent games. If there’s one high-profile modding community
Yesterday marked id Software’s 30th anniversary, originally starting up back in 1991, and still going strong to this day. The studio is well known for a range of classic and iconic titles such as Doom (1993), Quake, Rage, and many more. “A lot has changed in three decades,” the official tweet read, “but what hasn’t changed is our deep
Microsoft sent shockwaves around the gaming world last September when they announced the purchase of Zenimax Media, the parent company of Bethesda Softworks. The deal, worth a staggering $7.5 billion, will see the likes of Fallout and The Elder Scrolls become Xbox properties. While the deal has already been agreed, there are still some potential
Usually, when mods are removed, it’s because Nintendo saw something online and decided to get all DMCA-happy. This time, the story is different, and genuinely much worse. The Frontier, a mod for Fallout: New Vegas that recently released after years in development has been removed from Nexus Mods. The Frontier is a massive mod that essentially packs
Back at The Game Awards, Bethesda gave us a sneak peek at the new content coming to The Elder Scrolls Online in 2021. At the time, we didn’t know much about the Gates of Oblivion adventure, but that all changed today. Bethesda pulled back the curtain in a big way for ESO‘s content plans this
Ever since its release back in 2018, Fallout 76 has turned heads for many reasons both good and bad. When it initially launched, the game was a broken mess but turned itself around in the following months to become a game that has a substantial player base to this day. As of today, Bethesda released a major
Microsoft has been intensely focusing on game development and game studio acquirement in recent times to help bolster their Xbox brand’s portfolio. As such, it’s not surprising that there have been rumblings from developers and industry insiders implying Xbox Game Studios will be releasing two unannounced games this year, according to several sources. The Xbox’s
Chalk it up to my distorted sense of time in the pandemic, but it’s surprising to think that DOOM Eternal somehow came out almost a year ago. Coming up on its first anniversary, DOOM Eternal left a big mark thanks to its frenetic pace and adrenaline-fueled action. That combo helped it to easily stand out as
Just a couple of days ago, Bethesda confirmed that Machine Games, developers of the recent Wolfenstein series, is developing a brand new Indiana Jones game. The announcement also confirmed that Bethesda stalwart, Todd Howard, would be executive producing the game. The news was met with plenty of excitement over social media, however, some fans shared some
Lucasfilm properties have been making headlines this week after all Star Wars games were placed under the Lucasfilm Games banner, followed by Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order receiving a next-gen update, and then yesterday Bethesda and Machine Games announced that they would be working on an untitled Indiana Jones game. It’s a good week to be
Fans will remember MachineGames as the team behind the excellent Wolfenstein reboot series. There, they’ve made a name for themselves as a studio that can deliver solid gameplay and bombastic stories full of memorable moments. And now, the team is looking to spread its development wings by taking on a new IP. Today, they announced
Sony’s gaming branch has had a small share of this year’s CES expo, including a brief statement from Jim Ryan, the CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, around PS5’s ground-breaking launch sales, and the announcement of new release dates for some PS5 titles such as Pragmata, Kena: Bridge of Spirits, and more. Originally revealed during PS5’s
For the past couple of years, we’ve seen Xbox enhancing its first-party studios through acquiring a number of major studios such as Ninja Theory and Bethesda/Zenimax. However, the company has also created what it calls a “AAAA” studio known as The Initiative that has been confirmed to be working on a reboot of Perfect Dark.
It shouldn’t be a surprise at this point, but Doom Eternal will receive multiple updates next year. ID Software, the game’s developer, shared a message on Twitter detailing plans for Doom Eternal in 2021 and thanking fans for their continued support through 2020. The Doom Eternal team, which has been working on the game from home for the past
Since its release nearly 10 years ago, Skyrim has managed to make its way onto every console ever since—if you have a system from 2005 or later, you can bet that Skyrim has been ported to it. As of yesterday, if somehow you still haven’t played the game you can pick it up for only the
The Game Awards 2020 is happening tomorrow, Thursday, December 10, where not only will we see numerous games win awards in various categories, but we can expect to see plenty of unexpected announcements as well. Last year we saw some great reveals with the Xbox Series X, Hellblade II: Senua’s Saga, and The Wolf Among
When it was announced in 2017 that DOOM (2016) would be making its way to the Switch, many gamers were skeptical. At that point, first-person controls didn’t feel very good when using the Switch’s Joy-Cons. However, the developers over at Id Software managed to figure it out by taking advantage of the Switch’s gyro-aiming which
Earlier this year, DOOM Eternal dropped on Xbox Game Pass for console, with Microsoft saying that Bethesda’s popular shooter would be coming to the PC iteration of the service later in 2020. Well, as of today, we now know exactly when that release will be transpiring and it’s far sooner than you may have expected. Bethesda
After months of silence regarding the Switch port of DOOM Eternal, Bethesda and id Software has today finally announced when this year’s highly-regarded shooter will be heading to the Nintendo platform. Revealed alongside a new trailer, DOOM Eternal will finally be landing on Switch one week from tomorrow on December 8. As it was previously detailed, Bethesda
The visibility of differently-abled characters in video games isn’t where it should be. Even though we have seen some changes implemented by studios, there’s still a long way to go. As we start to slip into the end of a horrendous year, hearing some wholesome and heartwarming news is most definitely needed for many of us.
It has been a while since we last heard an update on Doom Eternal for the Nintendo Switch. We knew it was coming, just not when it was coming. We have finely gotten an update and it might not be a good one for players looking forward to snagging a physical copy of the game.
At the recent Jeffries Interactive Entertainment Virtual Conference, Microsoft Xbox‘s CFO Tim Stuart indicated that future Bethesda Softworks titles will likely arrive on Xbox’s ecosystem of platforms before others or even be better than those other versions available. The statement came a few months after the massive $7.5 billion acquisition of Bethesda parent company Zenimax Media
Yesterday, the New Zealand PlayStation Store pointed to the delayed Deathloop getting a May 2021 release. Now that information is confirmed via a new trailer from the team at Arkane Studios. The latest trailer is short, but certainly to the point. Players will finally enter the time loop on May 21 of next year. Check
Deathloop, the latest title from Arkane Studios, was originally set to release before the end of 2020, but ended up being delayed until next year just a few months back. As of today, however, it now seems as though we have a good idea of when the game will be dropping. Spotted via the New
Recently, two early screenshots of a space-game appeared on internet and were claimed to be related to Bethesda‘s Starfield. Yesterday, another screenshot of the same game went viral, providing a better view at the playable character, and a spaceship-like structure in a foreign planet. It’s now going to be over two years since Bethesda has
ZeniMax’s recent acquisition by Microsoft has revealed some interesting facts about the company’s recent activities and customer’s in the video game industry. The latest one is a report by Bloomberg that claims EA was also interested in acquiring Bethesda, but fortunately, it didn’t happen. Bethesda’s merger to Xbox Game Studios was truly one of the
id Software and DOOM Eternal composer Mick Gordon had a pretty public falling out earlier this year when Gordon expressed frustration at the way the game’s official soundtrack had been mixed. While id’s Marty Stratton ended up responding with his own take on the situation, the whole matter essentially ended with it seeming as though Gordon
Just a few days back, Nvidia announced its new RTX 30 Series line of graphics cards with the RTX 3080 card being dubbed the brand’s new “flagship” model. While Nvidia didn’t get to show off too much of just what this new card was capable of during its presentation, some new gameplay footage featuring one
As promised, the first trailer for DOOM Eternal’s upcoming two-part DLC add-on premiered today during Gamescom’s Opening Night Live stream, and yeah, it looks awesome. The Ancient Gods is a new story add-on for this year’s highly-popular shooter and it will take the Doom Slayer to a new realm to take on all kinds of new demons.