With each installment reimagining and revolutionizing the genre, The Elder Scrolls series brings to life a complete virtual world for you to explore any way you choose. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim®, released in November 2011, is the most recent single-player game set in the award-winning Elder Scrolls universe. Skyrim earned hundreds of ‘Game of the Year’ awards, including top honors at the 2012 Game Developers Choice Awards, the 15th Annual 2012 Interactive Achievement Awards held at the 2012 D.I.C.E. Summit, and at the 2011 Video Game Awards. Skyrim was the second highest grossing title in the industry in 2011, and the fastest selling title in Steam’s history. The Elder Scrolls series includes Arena, Daggerfall, The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind® (2002 RPG and Game of the Year), The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion® (2006 Game of the Year), and The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (2011 Game of the Year).
Announced at E3 2018, Fallout 76 is a prequel to all other Fallout games and will introduce multiplayer to the series for the first time ever. Go it alone or play with friends as you explore wide open West Virginia 25 years after the bombs fell and experience Fallout like never before.
One of the most anticipated games of all time, Fallout 4 launched in November 2015 and broke sales records worldwide. Fallout 4 also marked the fourth consecutive game from Bethesda Game Studios to earn ‘Game of the Year’ honors, including ‘Game of the Year’ at the 19th annual 2016 D.I.C.E. awards, as well as winner of more than 160 E3 awards including the coveted Game Critic Awards, ‘Best of Show.’ On Steam, Fallout 4became the number one game played, surpassing the previous record for concurrent play with over 470,000 Fallout players. The game’s companion app, Fallout Pip-Boy, became the number one game on the iTunes App Store. Fallout 4 also set the record as the most viewed video game launch of all 2015 games, according to Twitch.
Unveiled and released at E3 in June 2015, Fallout Shelter quickly became the top downloaded game in 48 countries and the top-grossing game in 37 countries. Praised for its fun, addicting gameplay, and for its player-friendly approach to in-app purchases, Fallout Shelter has received accolades from some of the industry’s leading outlets, including winner of ‘App Store Best of 2015’, ‘Google Play Best of 2015’, and ‘Best Handheld / Mobile Game’ at the 2015 Golden Joystick Awards. Fallout Shelter was named ‘Mobile Game of the Year’ at the 19th annual 2016 D.I.C.E. Awards.
Named as the 2008 ‘Game of the Year’, Fallout 3 earned countless accolades from publications around the world, including top honors at the 2009 Game Developers Choice Awards, the 2008 Game Critics Awards, and “Ultimate Game of the Year” at the 2009 Golden Joystick Awards. Fallout 3 also earned spots in IGN’s “Best Video and Computer Games of the Decade (2000-2009), Gamespot.com’s “Greatest Game Series of the Decade”, and Eurogamer’s “Top Games of the Generation.”
Launched for PC in 2014 and for Xbox One and PS4 in 2015, The Elder Scrolls Online brings the legendary Elder Scrolls experience online for the first time. Adventure alone, quest with friends, or join an army of thousands in epic player-versus-player battles (PvP) to crown an Emperor. Explore the far reaches of Skyrim, the sprawling metropolis of Daggerfall, and beyond to discover the secrets of Tamriel as you quest to regain your lost soul and save the world from Oblivion. Play the way you like as you battle, craft, fish, steal, siege, or explore. The choice is yours to make in a persistent Elder Scrolls world. The latest Chapter in the series, The Elder Scrolls Online: Morrowind, revisits the island of Vvardenfell, which was made famous in the award-winning The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind. This Chapter launched on June 6, 2017, and offers a new class, a new intro for the game, a new Battlegrounds PvP mode, and more than 30 hours of new content.
Another stunning new Chapter has recently been announced, taking the story of The Elder Scrolls Online to Summerset, the ancestral home of the High Elves. Explore this breathtaking new zone, learn more about the mysterious Psijic Order and unlock a unique new Skill Line, and unravel a Daedric plot that threatens all of Tamriel. The Elder Scrolls Online: Summerset is now available on PC/Mac , PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
Prey is a first-person sci-fi action game from Arkane studios, creators of the award-winning Dishonored series. In Prey, you are the first human enhanced with alien powers aboard the Talos I space station orbiting the moon in the year 2032. You are the key subject of an experiment meant to alter humanity forever – but things have gone terribly wrong. The space station has been overrun by hostile aliens and you are now being hunted. Improvise and innovate as you fight your way through the alien-infested station using your wits, weapons, and mind-bending abilities to defeat the Typhon alien threat. Prey launched for PC, Xbox One and PS4 on May 5, 2017.
Prey: Mooncrash, an infinitely replayable rogue-like DLC campaign, launched on June 10, 2018. Live, die, and live again as you try to escape a secret moonbase. The Mooncrash DLC introduces breathtaking new environments, new weapons, and additional enemy types. Objectives, hazards, and obstacles change every time you play, meaning no two playthroughs will ever be the same. Mooncrash also includes a brand-new multiplayer mode, Typhon Hunter, which will be available later this summer and pits one human player against five Mimic players in different locations aboard Talos I. Typhon Hunter will also include two VR components – a VR version of the multiplayer mode, as well as a single-player puzzle-solving mode.
Quake is a first-person shooter that was released by id Software in 1996 and the first game in the popular Quake series of video games. In the game, players must find their way out of various maze-like, medieval environments while battling a variety of monsters using a wide array of guns.
The successor to id's Doom series, Quake built upon the technology and gameplay of its predecessor in many ways. After Doom helped popularize multiplayer deathmatches, Quake added various multiplayer options. Online multiplayer became increasingly common, with the QuakeWorld update and software such as QuakeSpy making the process of finding and playing against other competitors on the Internet far easier and more reliable. Quake inspired the creation of QuakeCon and the beginning of the global esports phenomenon more than 20 years ago.
Now Quake is back with Quake Champions: a free-to-play PC shooter that embraces competitive play and a true esports experience. Lightning fast – running at 120hz – Quake Champions combines fast, skill-based gameplay with Champions that allow players to tweak and hone their strategies. Quake Champions is currently in Early Access.
The Elder Scrolls: Legends is a new strategy card game based on the world and lore of the award-winning series. Play for minutes or hours across many game modes that are easy to learn but challenging to master. Built with players of all skill levels in mind, Legends offers accessible gameplay for beginners who want to jump in and get started quickly, while the game’s strategic depth will constantly challenge expert players. Legends is currently available on PC/Mac, mobile and tablet devices, along with several massive expansions – Fall of the Dark Brotherhood, Heroes of Skyrim, Return to Clockwork City and Houses of Morrowind – which add new cards, mechanics and story missions.
Dishonored, an innovative first-person action game that casts you as a supernatural assassin driven by revenge, has garnered worldwide critical-acclaim, winning over 50 awards at the 2012 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) as well as GamesCom's "Game of the Show". Since its release in October 2012, Dishonored has received over 100 'Game of the Year' and 'Action/Adventure Game of the Year' awards from the industry's most influential media outlets including Game Informer, PC Gamer, Yahoo!, GameSpot.com, MSNBC.com, and CNN. In addition, Dishonored received ‘Best Action/Adventure Game of the Year’ at the 2012 SPIKE TV Video Game Awards and was named ‘Best Game of 2012’ by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) video games awards. Dishonored Definitive Edition was released on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One Entertainment System in August 2015. The second game in the Dishonored franchise, Dishonored 2, was released in October 2016 and won over 100 Best Game of the Year awards.
Arkane rounded out the story that began in the first game with Dishonored: Death of the Outsider, which marked the first standalone adventure in the series and was released on September 15, 2017. For the first time, players were invited to step outside of the royal family and take on the role of fan-favorite character Billie Lurk as she pulls off the ultimate assassination: killing the Outsider.
Science has unlocked the gates to the unknown, and now the only thing standing in the way of the forces of Hell is a lone space marine. Featuring dramatic storylines, pulse-pounding action, revolutionary technology and unique sci-fi based weaponry, DOOM is the franchise that ushered in the FPS revolution and evolved the genre into the juggernaut it is today. With several installments featuring some of the most frightening and gripping first-person gaming experiences ever created, the DOOM franchise is a cultural milestone that has transcended the realm of video games on the way to becoming a mainstream entertainment phenomenon.
On May 13, 2016, DOOM returned as a brutally fun and challenging modern-day shooter experience. Relentless demons, impossibly destructive guns, and fast, fluid movement provide the foundation for intense, first-person combat – whether you’re obliterating demon hordes through the depths of Hell in the single-player campaign, or competing against your friends in numerous multiplayer modes. Expand your gameplay experience using DOOM SnapMap™ game editor to easily create, play, and share your content with the world. DOOM was named Best Shooter at the 2016 Video Game Awards, won Game of the Year from 30 outlets around the world, and received numerous other awards.
The sequel to 2016’s DOOM, DOOM Eternal, was announced at E3 2018 and will be revealed for the first time during QuakeCon, August 9-12.
Wolfenstein®: The New OrderTM reignites the series that created the first-person shooter genre. Released in May 2014 by Machine Games, a studio comprised of a seasoned group of developers recognized for their work creating story-driven games, Wolfenstein offers a deep game narrative packed with action, adventure and first-person combat.
Intense, cinematic and rendered in stunning detail with id Software’s id Tech® 5 engine, Wolfenstein sends players across Europe on a personal mission to bring down the Nazi war machine. With the help of a small group of resistance fighters, infiltrate their most heavily guarded facilities, battle high-tech Nazi legions, and take control of super-weapons that have conquered the earth – and beyond. On the heels of The New Order, MachineGames released their standalone expansion Wolfenstein®: The Old Blood™ in May 2015. The Old Blood takes players back to 1946 for a last-ditch mission full of action and horror that leads to the beginning of The New Order.
Picking up where The New Order leaves off, Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus continues the story of BJ Blazkowicz as he fights to rid the world of the Nazi scourge, this time on his own home turf in the United States of America. The New Colossus launched on PS4, Xbox One and PC on October 27, 2017, to massive praise, winning the award for “Best Action Game” at the 2017 Video Game Awards. The New Colossus also made its way to the Nintendo Switch on June 29.
Coming in 2019, Wolfenstein: Youngblood, is a standalone game for The New Colossus that stars BJ Blazkowicz’s twin daughters in Nazi-occupied Paris 20 years after the events of The New Colossus. Youngblood can be played either solo or as a co-op experience. A Wolfenstein VR title will also launch in 2019. Wolfenstein: Cyberpilot drops you into the role of a resistance hacker on a mission to tear apart the Nazi forces in Paris using their own machines.
Developed by Shinji Mikami -- creator of the seminal Resident Evil series -- and the talented team at Tango Gameworks, The Evil Within embodies the meaning of pure survival horror. Experience a disturbing reality as you try to break free from warped machinations that could only exist in the most horrifying worlds. Face twisted creatures and experience true terror, all heightened by a customized version of the id Tech 5 engine. The Evil Within, along with all three DLC’s: The Assignment, The Consequence, and The Executioner are now available!
The horror continued on Friday the 13th of October, 2017, with The Evil Within 2, which sends players back into the nightmare where danger is waiting around every corner. Experience the game in third-person or try out the immersive first-person mode, which was added to the game in February, 2018. The Evil Within 2 was nominated for “Best Action-Adventure Game” in IGN’s Best of 2017 Awards, as well as “Best Action Game” in PC Gamer’s 2017 Game of the Year Awards.
Bethesda Softworks, part of the ZeniMax Media Inc. family of companies, is a worldwide publisher of interactive entertainment software. Titles featured under the Bethesda label include such blockbuster franchises as The Elder Scrolls®, DOOM®, QUAKE®, Fallout®, Wolfenstein®, Dishonored®, The Evil Within®, Prey® and RAGE®. For more information on Bethesda Softworks’ products, visit www.bethesda.net. To visit the Bethesda merchandise store, visit store.bethsoft.com.