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Fallout 76 update Locked and Loaded is out today

Fallout 76’s big Locked & Loaded update is out today, and it includes a new Season, Scoreboard, and Rewards.Also with the Fallout 76 update, you can expect S.P.E.C.I.A.L. Loadouts and C.A.M.P. Slots features, a major expansion for Daily Ops, and more.Watch on YouTubeSeason 4 starts today with an all-new Scoreboard with 100 Ranks to achieve, and plenty of rewards.You will also be able to reboot your S.P.E.C.I.A.L after Level 25. You will use Punch Card Machines to reset your S.P.E.C.I.A.L., change your Perks, and save them into one of two custom loadouts.The update also allows you to build a second home…

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The Elder Scrolls Online: Console Enhanced coming to Xbox Series X/S and PS5 June 8

By Stephany Nunneley, Wednesday, 31 March 2021 20:51 GMT Zenimax Online has announced a release date for The Elder Scrolls Online: Console Enhanced.The Elder Scrolls Online: Console Enhanced will arrive on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S on June 8.As revealed during the Blackwood Chapter Preview Event, the studio announced those who own or purchase the MMORPG on PlayStation 4 or Xbox One will receive free access to ESO: Console Enhanced.You can expect enhanced performance and visuals on Xbox Series X/S and PlayStation 5. Below is a brief look at upgrades you can expect in June: Next-Gen Performance: Previously, ESO ran at 30FPS on console, but with the next-generation…

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“There are more stories to tell with the Doom Slayer” says Doom Eternal dev

Doom Eternal has just wrapped up the rebooted series’ story, the one that kicked off with Doom in 2016, but that doesn’t mean id Software is done with the series just yet.In an interview with Polygon, Doom Eternal game director Hugo Martin has dropped some hints that the series could go on to cover more, untold stories in the future – and that the story of rebooted Doom, really, could only just be beginning.“While this is the end of the story arc that began in Doom (2016), we planted a lot of stakes in the ground with that story,” Martin…

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Deathloop director says Xbox Game Pass will let Arkane “remain creative”

By Alex Calvin, Wednesday, 24 March 2021 17:52 GMT A number of the studio’s titles have recently come to the subscription service.The director of Arkane Lyon’s upcoming Deathloop, Dinga Bakaba, has said that Microsoft’s Xbox Game Pass service will allow it to keep doing “creative” projects.Speaking to Press Start, the developer said that Arkane joining Xbox Game Studios as part of Microsoft acquiring Bethesda parent company ZeniMax Media came as a surprise, but that ultimately this was good news for Arkane.Deathloop is set to launch on May 21, but in an odd turn of events it isn’t coming to Xbox…

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The new Fallout 76 roadmap promises more story and more gear in 2021

Bethesda has unveiled Fallout 76‘s content roadmap for 2021, and it promises to bring more narrative beats, more gear, and more freedom to loyal players.Starting with a spring update, Bethesda intends to breathe a little bit of new life into the oft-troubled Fallout 76 over the next 12 months, and it’s started to tease a little bit of what we can expect from the coming weeks and months.In Spring, we can expect to see Special loadouts, camp slots, mannequins, daily ops expansion, crafting sliders, and – perhaps controversially – aim-assist on console. You can read much more about Fallout 76’s Locked…

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The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion at 15 – The Ted Peterson Interview

We chat to the series’ co-creator as we look back on one of that generation’s defining games and those that came before it.Here’s a list of things The Elder Scrolls 4: Oblivion is older than: Michael Bay’s Transformers, My Chemical Romance’s The Black Parade, The Big Bang Theory, and Gears of War. When it was released, Daniel Craig’s first Bond movie had yet to hit cinemas, the as-yet-unreleased PS3 still had a boomerang-shaped controller, and Iron Man was a B-Tier Marvel hero that seemed a strange choice for a feature film.This weekend, Bethesda‘s seminal RPG turns 15. The fourth installment…

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The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion at 15 – The Ted Peterson Interview

We chat to the series’ co-creator as we look back on one of that generation’s defining games and those that came before it.Here’s a list of things The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is older than: Michael Bay’s Transformers, My Chemical Romance’s The Black Parade, The Big Bang Theory, and Gears of War. When it was released, Daniel Craig’s first Bond movie had yet to hit cinemas, the as-yet-unreleased PS3 still had a boomerang-shaped controller, and Iron Man was a B-Tier Marvel hero that seemed a strange choice for a feature film.This weekend, Bethesda‘s seminal RPG turns 15. The fourth installment…

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The five best Bethesda games on Xbox Game Pass

A lot of classic games are now at your fingertips. Here’s five of Bethesda’s best.This article is a text-based version of a video feature – which you can watch instead in the embed above.In the old days, it’d take a while for us to see the fruits of a big company acquisition to take place. Back when Microsoft purchased Rare in 2002, it’d be a good year before the developer released its first Xbox game, and several years before it felt truly bedded-in to Microsoft’s machines. In 2021 things are a little different, however – and fans can feel the…

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Skyrim, Fallout 4, Fallout 76, Prey and Dishonored all get FPS Boost today on Xbox Series S|X

As promised, Microsoft has enhanced some of Bethesda’s backwards compatible games for Xbox Series X/S – and from today, Dishonored: Definite Edition, Fallout 4, Fallout 76, Prey, and Skyrim Special Edition have all received an FPS Boost.In case you need a recap on the feature, it employs a variety of methods for nearly doubling the original framerate on select titles, leveraging the power of the Xbox Series S/X in order to make even older games look smoother and play better.As teased last week, to celebrate the acquisition of Bethesda, Microsoft has improved a series of ‘significant’ Bethesda titles on modern consoles with…

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Dishonored, Fallout 4, Skyrim, more getting FPS Boost on Xbox Series X/S

By Stephany Nunneley, Saturday, 13 March 2021 14:47 GMT Microsoft is enhancing some of Bethesda’s backwards compatible games for Xbox Series X/S.During Major Nelson’s latest video cast, it was revealed that some of the games from Bethesda and its studios would be getting FPS Boost on the new Xbox Series consoles. These games are Dishonored: Definite Edition, Fallout 4, Fallout 76, Prey, and Skyrim Special Edition.FPS Boost employs a variety of methods for nearly doubling the original framerate on select titles. This results in higher, steadier framerates to make games visually smoother.11 new games from Bethesda and its studios were…

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Future Bethesda games to be exclusive to platforms with Game Pass, Microsoft to continue supporting current multi-platform games

It looks like future Bethesda titles will indeed be exclusive to “platforms where Game Pass exists,” according to Xbox boss Phil Spencer.Speaking during today’s Xbox and Bethesda roundtable, Spencer basically reiterated what he said earlier this week regarding whether new Zenimax Media games will be multi-platform.The company will still honor current contractual obligations such as those with Sony for Ghostwire: Tokyo and Death Loop.“We have games that exist on other platforms, and we’re going to go support those games on the platforms they’re on,” said Spencer. “There are communities of players, and we love those communities and we’ll continue to invest in…

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Fallout 76’s Locked and Loaded update is coming April 27, PTS opens tomorrow

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 11 March 2021 20:33 GMT Locked and Loaded, the next update to Fallout 76, is coming in April, but you can try it out via the Public Test Service starting tomorrow.Starting March 12, you will be able to dive into the Fallout 76 PTS to try Locked and Loaded, which is slated to arrive on April 27.For those of you who play Fallout 76 on PC through Bethesda.net, the developers will be looking for feedback, and bug reporting on new features, like S.P.E.C.I.A.L. Loadouts, C.A.M.P. Slots, the Daily Ops expansion, and more.You can also earn a…

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20 Bethesda games will be available on Xbox Game Pass including Oblivion, Morrowind, The Evil Within, Prey, more

By Stephany Nunneley, Thursday, 11 March 2021 18:19 GMT Starting tomorrow, 20 games from Bethesda will be available through Xbox Game Pass.You can expect games from franchises like Dishonored, Doom, The Elder Scrolls, Fallout, and Wolfenstein – available to Xbox Game Pass members.11 of the games will be new to the service and 16 titles will be available everywhere you play whether it’s PC, console, or mobile devices through the cloud for Xbox Game Pass Ultimate members.The full list of games is below: Dishonored Definitive Edition (Console, PC, Cloud): This complete compilation includes Dishonored, winner of over 100 Game of…