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News: Not Even Sir Alex Ferguson Could Intimidate Wolfenstein: The New Order's Referee

Not Even Sir Alex Ferguson Could Intimidate Wolfenstein: The New Order's Referee

Foul play

We didn’t think that referees could get much more frightening than Pro Evolution Soccer 3 cover star Pierluigi Collina, but the official in this Wolfenstein: The New Order trailer gives the Italian stallion a real run for his money. In order to hammer home the idea of the upcoming PS4 and PS3 shooter’s alternate history universe, the...

News: You'll Need a PS4 to Participate in the DOOM Beta

You'll Need a PS4 to Participate in the DOOM Beta

Apologies if you haven't upgraded yet

We know next to nothing about the game, but Bethesda has confirmed that the recently revealed DOOM beta that’s set to ship alongside pre-orders of MachineGames’ series reboot Wolfenstein: The New Order will only be compatible with the PlayStation 4. That means that if you purchase the aforementioned title on...

Hands On: Traversing the Trenches of PS4 Shooter Wolfenstein: The New Order

Traversing the Trenches of PS4 Shooter Wolfenstein: The New Order

Führious

1981 saw the release of Castle Wolfenstein, a very early Commodore 64 top-down stealth action title that found you angrily taking down the entire Nazi war machine singlehandedly via a series of small, pixelated rooms. Now, some thirty years after the series’ inception, Swedish studio MachineGames is looking to continue the veteran...

News: Wolfenstein: The New Order Brings Impending DOOM to PS4, PS3

Wolfenstein: The New Order Brings Impending DOOM to PS4, PS3

In another castle

Bethesda has confirmed that Machine Games’ super satisfying cinematic shooter Wolfenstein: The New Order will release on 20th May in North America and 23rd May in Europe – but that’s not the only surprise that it’s got in store. The publisher has revealed that purchasing the first-person franchise refresh will reward you...

News: The Evil Within Is Set to Stalk PS4 and PS3 in August

The Evil Within Is Set to Stalk PS4 and PS3 in August

Mind-blowing horror

Bethesda Softworks today confirmed a launch date for its upcoming third-person survival horror game, The Evil Within. The date with death was announced via the publisher's Twitter account, and included an image showing a glimpse of the horrors to come. The game, helmed by Resident Evil 4 director Shinji Mikami, and developed by...

News: The Elder Scrolls Online Gets an Utterly Glorious Eight Minute Cinematic

The Elder Scrolls Online Gets an Utterly Glorious Eight Minute Cinematic

By the Nine

Cinematic trailers don't come much better than this. At over eight minutes long, this suitably epic clip for The Elder Scrolls Online will snag your attention like a battleaxe to the forehead. Sure, it's nothing like the release's actual gameplay, but you'd have to be as dead as a draugr to not feel your blood pumping after witnessing...

News: Thank the Nine, The Elder Scrolls Online Doesn't Require a PlayStation Plus Subscription

Thank the Nine, The Elder Scrolls Online Doesn't Require a PlayStation Plus Subscription

But Xbox One fans may Fus Ro Dah in rage

There's next to no reason why you shouldn't benefit from the superfluous amount of free games and discounts that PlayStation Plus offers on a weekly basis, but if you're intending to purchase the subscription for the sake of playing The Elder Scrolls Online, hold on just one minute – Zenimax Online Studios...

Rumour: Is The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Wandering to PS4?

Is The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Wandering to PS4?

Fus ro duh

We mentioned a couple of months ago that 2014 could well be the year of the re-release, and the slew of rumours surrounding various next-gen upgrades indicates that we may actually have a case. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is the latest title to get tossed into the PlayStation 4 port pile, with publisher Bethesda’s very own website...

News: Fallout 4 Trademark Steps Out of Bethesda's Legal Vault

Fallout 4 Trademark Steps Out of Bethesda's Legal Vault

Boston dead sox

Steel yourself for a nuclear bomb, as it sounds like Bethesda is ready to pull the irradiated wrapping off the rumoured Fallout 4. A trademark registration for the unannounced release – which has been the source of copious speculation over the past twelve months – has just popped up on a European classifications website,...

TGS 2013: The Evil Within Pulls Out Its Power Tools

The Evil Within Pulls Out Its Power Tools

New trailer ain't for the fainthearted

If your stomach is still feeling a little unsettled after the curious tasting curry that you gobbled last night, then you may want to save this brand new The Evil Within trailer until your tummy’s stopped performing somersaults. The footage – released to coincide with the Tokyo Game Show this week –...

DLC Review: Stirring the Pot in Dishonored: The Brigmore Witches

Stirring the Pot in Dishonored: The Brigmore Witches

Twist of fate

Dishonored’s latest DLC completes raspy-voiced assassin Daud’s story, continuing from previous add-on The Knife of Dunwall, as he pursues the mysterious Brigmore Witches and their leader, Delilah. Of course, if you’ve played through the original game, you’ll have some idea as to how Daud’s tale comes to an end. As such, the...

News: By the Nine! The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Voted Game of the Generation on Amazon

By the Nine! The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Voted Game of the Generation on Amazon

Dragonborn to win

Running from 1st June to 4th August, mammoth online retailer Amazon.co.uk hosted a poll which pitted some of the biggest games of this console generation against each other in a tournament-style showdown. And Bethesda's open world epic, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, came out on top. The 2011 release fought off Super Mario Galaxy,...

News: Wolfenstein: The New Order Fired into Next Year

Wolfenstein: The New Order Fired into Next Year

Back in the barrel

Wolfenstein: The New Order, the brash first-person reboot by MachineGames, has been delayed until 2014, Bethesda executive Pete Hines has told Polygon. The title had previously targeted a release on the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 this year, but the developer is supposedly struggling with cross-generation development...