Prior to its acquisition by Microsoft, ZeniMax Media, the parent company of renowned studios like Bethesda Game Studios and id Software, had ongoing Xbox projects in the works. These projects included remastered versions of The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion and Fallout 3, along with a new installment in the Doom franchise. These revelations stem from recently disclosed documents as part of the FTC v. Microsoft case. These games were notably featured in a Microsoft presentation from July 2020, which was focused on the prospective acquisition of ZeniMax at that time.
Starfield is the first new universe in over 25 years from Bethesda Game Studios, the award-winning creators of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and Fallout 4. In this next generation role-playing game set amongst the stars, create any character you want and explore with unparalleled freedom as you embark on an epic journey to answer humanity’s greatest mystery. Below is my unboxing and review of the Starfield: Constellation Edition for Xbox Series X.
Few video games have had the anticipation surrounding Starfield. Not only is it Bethesda Game Studios’ maiden voyage as a first-party Microsoft studio, but it’s their groundbreaking IP in over 25 years, coming after iconic titles like Fallout and The Elder Scrolls. This release couldn’t be more crucial, landing at a time when Xbox fervently needs a triumph.
Looking for a new adventure full of magic and arcane power? The Elder Scrolls Online: Necrom for Xbox Series X has everything you need! This new addition to the Elder Scrolls franchise is an engaging and immersive MMORPG that takes you on a mystical journey through beautifully designed zones and offers unique features.
For the first time ever, today saw not just one, but two enormous showcases from Xbox and Bethesda, revealing a line-up of our most ambitious games ever. In Xbox Games Showcase 2023, we showed off the future of our platforms – from console, to PC, and beyond – and brought you the games you’ve been asking most to see more of, with definitively next-gen titles in the form of Starfield, Senua’s Saga: Hellblade II, Forza Motorsport (which we announced will arrive on October 10), Avowed and more.
The world of Elder Scrolls Online (ESO) is vast and engaging, filled with adventures, quests, and unique treasures. As in most MMORPGs, the more access you have, the better your experience. ESO Plus membership enhances your gameplay significantly, offering a plethora of perks. The question is, is it worth the investment in 2023? With a 12-month membership priced at $139.99 a year, which breaks down to $11.67 a month, versus the monthly payment option of $14.99 a month, one can’t help but wonder. Let’s explore the benefits and weigh the pros and cons.
At Xbox, we are on a mission to bring the joy and community of gaming to everyone on the planet and that’s why our teams and partners have been hard at work building a truly diverse line-up of content for players of all types to look forward to. And with Xbox, you have more ways to play those games than ever before – on console, PC, or on the go.Continue reading
A beautiful new world to explore, a new game system to master, a host of new stories and characters to experience, and much more are coming in the High Isle Chapter of The Elder Scrolls Online. If you happened to miss the preview show (or want to rewatch it), check out the entire livestream below.Continue reading
Eight years ago, today, The Elder Scrolls Online (ESO) was released. I started ESO on April 1, 2020 and have since spent hundreds of hours playing it on Steam and Xbox. Needless to say, it quickly became my favorite video game. Since its inception, ESO has been overhauled, enhanced, and updated, making the game a fantastic experience for its millions of players. In honor of its eighth anniversary, let’s look at some of the major milestones in ESO history.Continue reading