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  • Wolfenstein: The New Order gets scary-intense new video trailer and 20 May street date
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    Wolfenstein: The New Order gets scary-intense new video trailer and 20 May street date

    By 26 March 2014

    Forthcoming next and current-gen game Wolfenstein: The New Order is coming out globally on 20 May, it has been confirmed. And to celebrate the street date announcement, Bethesda has released an exciting new video clip from the game's third chapter:...

  • Elder Scrolls Online preview: First lengthy play of massively multiplayer Skyrim
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    Elder Scrolls Online preview: First lengthy play of massively multiplayer Skyrim

    By 10 February 2014

    There's still a couple of months before Bethesda's much-anticipated massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) set in the world of Oblivion and Skyrim is due for release, but Pocket-lint was invited to give the Elder Scrolls Online beta a...

  • Bethesda 12 January announcement could be Skyrim for Xbox One and PS4 or Fallout 4
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    Bethesda 12 January announcement could be Skyrim for Xbox One and PS4 or Fallout 4

    By 9 January 2014

    This was an odd headline to write as it's pretty broad in its presumptions. But with either outcome being great we had to get these possibilities out there. The Bethesda website listed The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim as being available for Xbox One and PS4,...

  • Fallout 4 is coming and it’s going to be set in Boston
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    Fallout 4 is coming and it’s going to be set in Boston

    By 12 December 2013

    You, like us, may still be feeling bitter about the Fallout 4 hoax. If you missed it, a guy with too much money and time on his hands set up a fake website to make everyone think Fallout 4 was going to be announced soon. Now that disappointment can be...

  • Is Fallout 4 being teased by Bethesda for an 11 December reveal? (Update: No it's not)
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    Is Fallout 4 being teased by Bethesda for an 11 December reveal? (Update: No it's not)

    By 9 December 2013

    UPDATE: Turns out this was all an elaborate hoax by a troll with too much time and money on his hands. Created from scratch this was all done to see the world's reaction and continued until Bethesda contacted the individual, after he did an AMA on Reddit,...

  • Pick up Bethesda's complete Elder Scrolls Anthology, including Skyrim, for £50
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    Pick up Bethesda's complete Elder Scrolls Anthology, including Skyrim, for £50

    By 13 September 2013

    If you've played Skyrim but not explored the games that came before it, now's your chance. From today, Bethesda will be selling all five games, with plenty of extras, for £50 on PC. If you' haven't yet played Skyrim - shame on you - and get it here for...

  • The Evil Within gameplay preview: gruesome survival horror due 2014
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    The Evil Within gameplay preview: gruesome survival horror due 2014

    By 13 June 2013

    The Evil Within. Its title ought to be clue enough that it ain't gonna be pretty, at least not in the traditional sense. Then there's the image of a brain shrouded in barbed wire used as a promotional image that goes one step further to drop a bigger...

  • Wolfenstein: The New Order preview: First play of Bethesda reboot on Xbox One
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    Wolfenstein: The New Order preview: First play of Bethesda reboot on Xbox One

    By 13 June 2013

    Wolfenstein: The New Order may have revealed itself in a stylised trailer at this year's E3 expo in Los Angeles, California, but it showed nothing of the gameplay. We scratched our chins, thinking that any extra info beyond what we've already seen would...

  • Pocket-lint Podcast #103 - I, Robot 3D, Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini and Felix Baumgartner
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    Pocket-lint Podcast #103 - I, Robot 3D, Samsung Galaxy S3 Mini and Felix Baumgartner

    By 15 October 2012

    We held off on posting the podcast this week so that we could include our trip to Fox Studios in Los Angeles and some chitter chatter on I, Robot 3D, the conversion that's coming to Blu-ray 3D. In addition, the team decides whether the Samsung Galaxy...

  • Dishonored screens and preview
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    Dishonored screens and preview

    By 26 April 2012

    Dishonored is a first-person shooter from Bethesda - the people behind Skyrim - set in a futuristic, steampunk Victorian inspired era. Pocket-lint was treated to a couple of levels demo of the developers, Arkane Studio, ahead of the official release later...

  • Forget dragonscale, behold the Skyrim bacon helmet!
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    Forget dragonscale, behold the Skyrim bacon helmet!

    By 13 December 2011

    File this one under scary and mental, one Skyrim fan has built himself a Dragonborn helmet made entirely out of bacon. No, really. Reddit user Liktwo claims that his Baconborn helmet is made out of enough bacon to feed six to eight people, and, once worn...

  • The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim review
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    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim review

    By 16 November 2011

    How do you review a game that lasts for months? Ideally, on a generous day rate. In reality, a man on a motorbike brings it to your house, you put in it the Xbox, and a full 12 hours later you stumble into bed riddled with self loathing, having literally...

  • First Look: Rage review
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    First Look: Rage review

    By 23 August 2011

    Coming from a company often accused of recycling its unmatched heritage, Rage is a surprisingly ambitious game - arguably the most ambitious iD has produced since the glory days of Quake. From its open desert landscapes to its dingy, mutant-filled caverns,...

  • E3 Quick Play: Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim
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    E3 Quick Play: Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim

    By 15 June 2011

    The Elder Scrolls are back, this time in a fifth installment, but with the boys from the Elder Scrolls IV off the case and the Fallout 3 team working their magic, is it a game you'll want to play? If that's a yes you've still got to contend with the new...

  • E3 2011 preview: The hottest games to watch out for
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    E3 2011 preview: The hottest games to watch out for

    By 3 June 2011

    The year’s biggest gaming convention, E3 2011, is about to kick off in Los Angeles (on Monday 6 June) and the great and the good of the gaming world will be there, including Pocket-lint. And while there are still plenty of surprises to be had, a few...

  • Brink review
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    Brink review

    By 13 May 2011

    There’s a big weight on Brink’s shoulders, and it’s the burden of our collective expectation. From the previews, the trailers and all the pre-release hype, we’ve come to expect a revolutionary FPS full of graceful Mirror’s Edge-style free-running...

  • VIDEO: Fallout: New Vegas teaser trailer
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    VIDEO: Fallout: New Vegas teaser trailer

    By 4 February 2010

    Bethesda has honed its previous 2010 release date for Fallout: New Vegas, which will be available for the PS3, Xbox 360 and PC, to a slightly more specific autumn 2010 release date. Currently in development by Obsidian Entertainment the game is described...

  • First Fallout 3 DLC episode dated
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    First Fallout 3 DLC episode dated

    By 15 January 2009

    The first of three downloadable content packs for Fallout 3 has been confirmed for 27 January. Bethesda has confirmed that Operation: Anchorage will cost 800 Microsoft Points (£6.80), and will be available from both Xbox Live Marketplace and Games for...

  • Fallout 3 DLC dated for next year
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    Fallout 3 DLC dated for next year

    By 26 November 2008

    Bethesda has announced three downloadable installments for Fallout 3, due out next year. First up will be Operation: Anchorage in January, which will be a military simulation taking players back to the time that the Chinese invaded Alaska. The second...

  • Fallout 3 debuts at top spot of All Format chart
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    Fallout 3 debuts at top spot of All Format chart

    By 4 November 2008

    Fallout 3 has debuted at the top spot of the UK all-format chart this week, and demonstrated record sales for the series. In fact the game, developed by Bethesda for PS3, Xbox 360 and PC, sold more than the combined sales of the original Fallout, its...

  • Amazon gets exclusive Fallout 3 bundle
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    Amazon gets exclusive Fallout 3 bundle

    By 6 June 2008

    Amazon customers in the States will be able to get their hands on an exclusive Fallout 3 bundle, thanks to a deal with the game's publisher, Bethesda. Fallout 3 Survival Edition will include everything that the special edition does - a hardcover art book,...

  • GAME refuses to sell Oblivion for PS3
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    GAME refuses to sell Oblivion for PS3

    By 30 April 2007

    Video game retailer GAME won't be stocking Ubisoft's latest PS3 title due to a spat between the two companies. According to our sistersite Gamesdog.co.uk retailer, GAME has said that it won’t be stocking The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion for the PS3 in...

  • The Elder Scrolls: Oblivion to get Shivering Isles expansion pack
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    The Elder Scrolls: Oblivion to get Shivering Isles expansion pack

    By 18 January 2007

    Fans of The Elder Scrolls will be glad to hear that there's a new expansion pack on the horizon – Shivering Isles for the IV edition of the game. The official expansion pack for Oblivion will be released for the Xbox 360 this spring, with details of...

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    Bethesda Softworks readies The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion for PS3 launches

    By 2 October 2006

    Bethesda Softworks has announced that the wildly-popular role-playing game The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion will be ready for the PlayStation 3 when it launches in the US and Europe. While Bethesda will publish the game itself in the US, Ubisoft is the...

  • Star Trek videogame to feature voice-overs from Shatner and Stewart
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    Star Trek videogame to feature voice-overs from Shatner and Stewart

    By 14 August 2006

    Star Trek fans can rejoice in the news that the TV series is being revived for a new videogame that will feature the voices of five of the series' captains. "Star Trek: Legacy" which will hit shelves in October, sees players take on the role of Admiral...