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Microsoft Confirms Some Bethesda Games Will Be PC and Xbox-Exclusive

Xbox head Phil Spencer confirms that some future Bethesda games will be exclusive to PC and Xbox consoles. Microsoft Confirms Some Bethesda Games Will Be PC and Xbox-Exclusive Back in September 2020, Microsoft announced to buy out Bethesda Softworks parent company ZeniMax Media , gaining rights over all popular franchises including Dishonored , Doom , Fallout , Starfield , The Elder Scrolls and Wolfenstein . After officially finalizing a $7.5 billion acquisition deal today, head of Xbox brand Phil Spencer reveals that some upcoming Bethesda -owned releases will remain exclusive to PC , Xbox Game Pass and Xbox console platforms in future. RELATED: PlayStation Now Adds Ace Combat 7, World War Z and More Ever since Microsoft has revealed plans to acquire ZeniMax Media last year, fans and journalists have repeatedly been asking Phil Spencer about which Bethesda titles will see release across all platforms or will they be exclusive to Xbox ? Now that Bethesda finally joins Xbox f

Absolute Drift and RAGE 2 Free on Epic Games Store Now

Epic Games Store is giving away free copies of Absolute Drift and RAGE 2 for PC platform this week. Absolute Drift and RAGE 2 Free on Epic Games Store Now Keeping up with a long-running promotional campaign since launch, Epic Games continues to giveaway free games for PC platform on their digital distribution storefront Epic Games Store and has now moved to a biweekly schedule. Epic Store lets you claim free copies of Absolute Drift and RAGE 2 for a limited time this week until February 25, 9:00 AM PT/12:00 PM EDT. Once you add these titles to your account, they are yours to keep forever in a collection. RELATED: Star Wars: Republic Commando for Nintendo Switch Leaked A racing game unlike any other, Absolute Drift from developer/publisher Funselektor Labs gets you on board to have a drifting experience across 34 different tracks while completing various objectives in a minimalistic in-game world. Explore a post-apocalyptic wasteland in 2019 first-person shooter RAGE 2 by Avala

Bethesda Teases Elder Scrolls 6 Location

Possible location for The Elder Scrolls VI, highly-anticipated upcoming open-world action RPG has been teased by Bethesda. Bethesda Teases Possible Location for The Elder Scrolls VI Ever since an official announcement for upcoming action role-playing game The Elder Scrolls VI with a brief teaser video during E3 2018 event, developer/publisher Bethesda Softworks didn't share any development update till date. After being quiet for long, Bethesda may have started teasing a possible location for The Elder Scrolls 6 lately. Fans were teased with a cryptic Tweet on New Year's Eve that features a map of Skyrim province, hinting at TES VI location. RELATED: Capcom to Launch Resident Evil Online Portal in Early 2021 People who already played 2011 open-world action RPG title The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim quickly recognized a few obvious details like two candles placed on province of Hammerfell, which is a potential site for next Elder Scrolls game. Due to Bethesda remaining silent

Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo Confirmed to Be Timed PS5-Exclusive

Sony launched a promo video of upcoming games, confirming Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo as PS5-exclusives. Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo Confirmed to Be Timed PS5-Exclusive Prior to a shocking announcement of Microsoft buying Bethesda Softworks , an exclusivity deal was signed earlier by Sony Interactive Entertainment regarding two of the major releases next year; Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo . In a latest showcase for upcoming PlayStation 5 titles set for 2021, Sony released a new advert video today, which actually confirms both of these anticipated games published by Bethesda to be timed PS5 -exclusives for at least a year. RELATED: Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo Will Still Release for PlayStation 5 Sony is wrapping up 2020 in a new video, highlighting a number of scheduled PS5 -exclusives for next year. RELATED: Demon's Souls Remake Player Finds Secret Door Behind Illusory Wall Latest promotional video from Sony teases release of Gran Turismo 7 , Horizon Forbidden We

Elder Scrolls Online and Soulcalibur VI on Xbox Free Play Days

Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass Ultimate members are getting Elder Scrolls Online and Soulcalibur VI this weekend on Free Play Days. Elder Scrolls Online and Soulcalibur VI on Xbox Free Play Days Another weekend of Xbox Free Play Days event has arrived for members of Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate service this week, bringing Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited and Soulcalibur VI free trials on Xbox consoles. Starting from December 3, 12:01 AM PST/3:01 AM EST, log into your account and head over to Microsoft Store, where you will find both of these titles ready to download and play for free until December 6, 11:59 PM PST/2:59 AM EST. RELATED: Xbox Game Pass to Add Control, Dragon Quest XI and More Tamriel Unlimited takes you a thousand years before the events of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim , where you join an alliance among three in order to siege control over Ruby Throne as you try to level up character class, armor and weapons. Test your mettle and engage in battle

Doom Eternal: Update 4 Live Now

Take on an all-new Master Level with Super Gore Nest in freshly rolled out Doom Eternal: Update 4. Doom Eternal: Update 4 Live Now Reigning through depths of Hell since early 2020, first-person shooter game Doom Eternal from developer id Software and publisher Bethesda Softworks is getting brand-new content update and live events to celebrate Christmas. Update 4 is live now for Eternal base campaign and The Ancient Gods – Part One DLC , featuring backwards compatibility, cosmetics rewards, new Master Level mode, improvements to max resolution, and more, free to all players. RELATED: Demon's Souls Remake Dev Teases Players Over Secret Door Latest gameplay trailer of Doom Eternal highlights a new Master Level and notable additions to Update 4. RELATED: Watch Dogs: Complete Edition for Next-Gen Console Leaked Master Level will deliver a unique combat encounter on Super Gore Nest by spawning different demons on existing levels. id Soft has built this from the ground up for a gam

Doom Eternal Nintendo Switch Release Date

Nintendo Switch players finally gets a launch date for Doom Eternal, which is arriving early next month. Confirmed during E3 2018 press conference, first-person action shooter game Doom Eternal is finally coming to Nintendo Switch consoles months after being released across Google Stadia , PC , PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms. In a recent press release, developer id Software and publisher Bethesda Softworks has officially revealed a set release date for handheld version of Doom Eternal on December 8, 2020, which collects all original pre-order bonus contents. Doom Eternal Nintendo Switch Release Date RELATED: GreedFall Getting New Content, Next-Gen Upgrade Announced Switch version of Doom Eternal will be available at Nintendo Switch eShop for digital download or at select retailers near you since there are no plans for a physical cartridge edition and takes up approximately 18.8 GB of storage space. Bethesda has long been silent regarding development update of Switch v

Deathloop Release Date

Arkane and Bethesda will be launching Deathloop next year for PC and PlayStation 5 on May 21, 2021. Originally revealed during E3 2019 press conference, upcoming retro-styled action shooter title Deathloop from developer Arkane Studios and publisher Bethesda Softworks has been delayed to Q2 2021 due to COVID-19 pandemic. Earlier, an accidental leak on New Zealand PlayStation Store reveals pre-order bonuses, special editions and a planned release date set for May 21, 2021, which Arkane officially confirmed by releasing a new trailer shortly afterwards. Deathloop Release Date RELATED: The Last of Us 2's Rat King Was Inspired by Bloodborne and God of War Bethesda releases a trailer for official launch date reveal today, which is a bit later than anticipated. RELATED: Ratchet & Clank: Rift Apart Will Be PS5-Exclusive, Not Coming to PS4 Standard Edition features base game and pre-order bonus including character skin, equippable buff and special machete weapon. Deluxe Edition c

Destroy All Humans!, Fallout 76 and UFC 4 on Xbox Free Play Days

Free Play Days adds Destroy All Humans!, Fallout 76 and UFC 4 for Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass Ultimate this weekend. Starting of a new weekend brings a brand-new, exhilarating lineup of limited time free game trials for members of Xbox Live Gold and Xbox Game Pass Ultimate to enjoy on Xbox Free Play Days event on Xbox One family of consoles. Sign in to your account on October 22, 12:01 AM PDT/3:01 AM EDT and visit Microsoft Store for free access to download and enjoy Destroy All Humans! , Fallout 76 and UFC 4 that you can play until October 25, 11:59 PM PDT/2:59 AM EDT. Destroy All Humans!, Fallout 76 and UFC 4 on Xbox Free Play Days RELATED: Grand Theft Auto 5 Mod Adds Cyberpunk-Style Graphics A modern-day remake of 2005 action-adventure game Destroy All Humans! makes an expected return to let you play as evil alien Crypto-137, who arrives in 1950s America to harvest DNA of puny humans and destroy anything on sight. Celebrate annual "Bombs Drop Day" event as online ac

Doom Eternal: The Ancient Gods – Part One DLC Out Now

Restore order to heavens as Doom Eternal: The Ancient Gods DLC expansion is out now on all major platforms. Shortly after launch, a DLC campaign expansion for first-person shooter game Doom Eternal titled The Ancient Gods, Part One was teased by developer id Software and publisher Bethesda Softworks , which is included in Year One Pass . To save humanity from a demonic invasion, Doomguy has defeated Icon of Sin and an army of demons, effectively stopping forces of Hell. Consequences of his actions have now set events in motion and a new threat emerges from chaos. Doom Eternal: The Ancient Gods – Part One DLC Out Now RELATED: Doom Eternal Coming to Xbox Game Pass Get a glimpse at intense action in newly released official launch trailer of Doom Eternal: The Ancient Gods . WARNING: THE FOLLOWING CONTAINS POTENTIAL SPOILERS FOR DOOM ETERNAL. Doom Slayer was victorious in his encounter with Khan Makyr and Urdak was left vulnerable for Hell's army to take over. Aided by AI Samuel Hay

Xbox Head Hints to Keep Bethesda Games Xbox-Exclusive

Head of Xbox, Phil Spencer confirms that Microsoft need not to release Bethesda games on PS and other platforms. In a shocking move, Microsoft announced a full buyout of ZeniMax Media , parent company of Bethesda Softworks last month in a massive $7.5 billion deal only a few months ahead of next-gen console hardware Xbox Series X launch. Many people within and outside of gaming industry were left wondering whether Bethesda games will arrive in other platforms in future. Head of Xbox , Phil Spencer has addressed these concerns in a recent interview with Kotaku. Xbox Head Hints to Keep Bethesda Games Xbox-Exclusive RELATED: Borderlands 3 Free Next-Gen Upgrade Release Date When asked if it is still possible to get back on $7.5 billion investment Microsoft made if they keep from selling Elder Scrolls VI on PlayStation 5 , his quick answer was "Yes", before he starts breaking down about their deal with Bethesda . Spencer added that Microsoft didn't make this deal just t

Xbox Game Pass to Add Doom Eternal, Forza Motorsport 7 and More

Latest lineup for Xbox Game Pass is adding Doom Eternal, Forza Motorsport 7 and more on October 2020. Not long after official news of Microsoft acquiring Bethesda/ZeniMax came out, highlights of upcoming Xbox Game Pass lineup titles on PC and Xbox One console for October were being speculated on social media by eager fans. Aside from frequently adding games to its vast online library, Game Pass offers all features of Xbox Live Gold service and a number of monthly perks for its members, to which you can sign up to by spending only $1 for first month. Xbox Game Pass to Add Doom Eternal, Forza Motorsport 7 and More RELATED: Call of Duty: Black Ops Cold War Zombies Mode Revealed Brütal Legend | Console, Ultimate Become a rock legend in classic action-adventure title Brütal Legend from developer Double Fine Productions and publisher Electronic Arts by unleashing musical mayhem upon hordes of otherworldly creatures to bring salvation.  When roadie Eddie Riggs accidentally ends up in

Starfield Screenshots Leaked Reportedly

Alleged screenshots of Bethesda's long-awaited upcoming sci-fi RPG game Starfield has been leaked online. Long since upcoming space-themed epic adventure game Starfield  was announced during E3 2018 press conference with a teaser, developer/publisher Bethesda Softworks didn't talk much about their highly-anticipated project in public. A batch of screenshots has recently been leaked online that are reportedly from a 2018 build of Starfield . Shortly after they were posted on image-board site 4chan and Imgur , people quickly started sharing them on social media sites. Starfield Screenshots Leaked Reportedly RELATED: Resident Evil 8 May Come to Current-Gen Consoles In first in-game screen, an astronaut can be seen wandering around a futuristic space station from a third-person perspective. Taking a close look at his spacesuit shows a logo that looks very similar to the one shown in official teaser. Second one is most likely an early concept art for a spaceship with a couple of s

Doom Eternal Coming to Xbox Game Pass

Microsoft will be adding Doom Eternal on console for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members next month. Cited as one of the first-person action shooter game ever, Doom Eternal from developer id Software and publisher Bethesda Softworks  made a successful debut on major platforms and is awaiting its first campaign DLC release soon. Shortly after recent announcement of Microsoft buying out Bethesda came out earlier, Doom Eternal is revealed to be coming to Xbox Game Pass monthly subscription service on October 1, 2020, followed by a PC launch later this year. Doom Eternal Coming to Xbox Game Pass RELATED: Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo Will Still Release for PlayStation 5 Doom Eternal lets you take on the role of a space marine known as Doom Slayer , who lives to rip and tear demonic forces single-handedly to save humanity from an invasion by wielding his trusty shotgun, chainsaw and Crucible Blade. In a quest to raze Hell, you will be traveling from Earth to Mars and beyond dimensions,

Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo Will Still Release for PlayStation 5

Microsoft will honor past deals made by Bethesda by releasing Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo first on PlayStation 5. Ahead of jumping into next-generation of console launch in November 2020, entire video game industry was surprised by a sudden reveal of Microsoft acquiring publisher Bethesda Softworks and its parent company ZeniMax Media . Head of Xbox , Phil Spencer assures fans that despite recent buyout, Microsoft will be honoring prior deals made by Bethesda , confirming both Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo to get a timed exclusive release for PlayStation 5 console. Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo Will Still Release for PlayStation 5 RELATED: Resident Evil 8 Development Facing Issues on PlayStation 5 Bethesda already had plans for two of the upcoming above-mentioned games to make their console debut on PS5 system even before everyone came to know about Microsoft 's latest takeover of ZeniMax via official announcement. Both games from Arkane Studios and Tango Gameworks

Microsoft Acquires Bethesda Softworks

Popular game franchises of Bethesda are joining Xbox family as Microsoft acquires parent company ZeniMax Media. Microsoft Acquires Bethesda Softworks As players on all major gaming systems are hyping up for next-gen console launch in November 2020, industry giant  Microsoft  and  Sony  are frequently buying many game studios to roll out exclusives for new generation of home consoles. Microsoft  has been busy acquiring known studios under  Xbox Game Studios  publishing division and recently, they announced to have acquired  ZeniMax Media , parent company of  Bethesda Softworks  for an enormous $7.5 billion amount. RELATED: Deathloop and GhostWire: Tokyo Will Still Release for PlayStation 5 Head of Xbox , Phil Spencer welcomes creative teams of Bethesda to Xbox family in an official statement. He also recalls how they came to support Xbox Game Pass in early days of launch by bringing their popular games to Microsoft console. Xbox is likely to make available all existing Bethesda ga

Doom Eternal Coming to Nintendo Switch Soon

id Software and Panic Button promises to bring Nintendo Switch version of Doom Eternal very soon. As a follow-up sequel to 2016 rebooted title Doom , first-person action shooter game Doom Eternal from developer id Software and publisher Bethesda Softworks made a successful debut on every major platform back in March 2020. While a campaign DLC is set to arrive soon, many players are still waiting for Eternal to release on Nintendo Switch and id Software executive producer Marty Stratton recently assures that a Switch version is very close to being complete. Doom Eternal Coming to Nintendo Switch Soon RELATED: Doom Eternal: The Ancient Gods Won't Need Base Game Marty Stratton recently showed up at PAX Online x EGX Digital and revealed that development team working on Eternal port for Switch is trying to make this particular version a flawless and pleasant experience for handheld consoles. Bethesda officially announced for Doom Eternal to be ported on Switch at QuakeCon 20

Doom Eternal: The Ancient Gods Won't Need Base Game

id Software reveals that Doom Eternal: The Ancient Gods story DLC will not require base game to play. Back in August, a first-look of upcoming single-player DLC expansion for first-person shooter game Doom Eternal was teased by developer id Software  and publisher Bethesda Softworks via a new trailer at QuakeCon 2020 digital event. Opening Night Live showcase of Gamescom offers a better look at The Ancient Gods expansion and reveals a release date. Bethesda confirms that players who don't have Doom Eternal base game can also buy and enjoy the DLC as well. Doom Eternal: The Ancient Gods Won't Need Base Game RELATED: Doom Eternal Can Run at 1000 FPS id Software 's latest release was even more successful than dev team has ever expected and in a recent statement, executive producer Marty Stratton assures that you don't need to own Doom Eternal to play its campaign DLC expansion. Stratton adds that they want The Ancient Gods to reach more people an