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Bethesda deals: Skyrim Special Edition, Elder Scrolls Online, and more

As mentioned previously, GamersGate is celebrating its 12th anniversary as a PC digital delivery company by hacking and slashing prices on deals across publishers. One of its noteworthy batches of Bethesda titles just got extended thro...   read

 
 
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Fallout 4's 58GB high-res texture pack is out

That promised high-resolution texture pack for Fallout 4 is here, and even though it's been a week since we learned this was on the way, I'm still reeling over Bethesda's beefy storage requirement (58GB!). Doable? Sure. Wild? I'd say so. Th...   read

 
 
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Fallout Shelter wanders from mobile devices and PC to Xbox One next week

Nearly two years later, Fallout Shelter is cracking open the mobile-and-PC-only vault it has been hiding in. There's a whole world of possibility out there; it's gonna go test the waters and hope they're not too radiation-polluted. Bet...   read

 
 
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Next up for The Elder Scrolls Online? Morrowind!

Okay, okay -- you got me! I'm not one to typically follow along with the latest Elder Scrolls Online happenings, but when ZeniMax is floating around words like "Morrowind," I'm bound to take a look. When the MMO's Morrowind expansion lands...   read

 
 
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Fallout 4's PS4 Pro update and high-res PC textures incoming

For those of you still out there keeping the Feral Ghoul hordes in check and smacking around Deathclaws in your unstoppable power armor, Bethesda has new stuff planned for Fallout 4 next week. On PlayStation 4 Pro, players are getting some ...   read

 
 
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QuakeCon 2017 is all set for August 24

QuakeCon will return from August 24 through August 27, 2017, ZeniMax has announced. This year, the event is going to be held at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Grapevine, TX, with the usual showcase of new games (remember ...   read

 
 
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Prey gets a soonish release date and a new trailer

The stories behind some games are just crazy. What began life as a direct sequel to Prey has now been rebranded as some totally different, yet still somewhat cool looking, sci-fi game. I'm not sure why Prey was chosen for this kind of exper...   read

 
 
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Dishonored 2 now has a mission select and permadeath option

After going through a beta release on Steam, the second major update for Dishonored 2 is now live on PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One with custom difficulty settings and a mission select option. With the first option, you can tinker with 20-...   read

 
 
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Arkane says Prey won't have launch issues on PC, for whatever that's worth

A prominent and disturbing trend in video games is that titles regularly launch with the PC versions not being up to snuff. Prey won't suffer the same fate says developer Arkane -- a studio whose last game, Dishonored 2, launched two ...   read

 
 
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Surprise $15 deal on Doom and Fallout 4 thanks to winter sales

Every seasonal sale there will be that one deal that takes the cake. It rise above all other competing retailer prices and makes people wonder "Hmm I should buy that game, never mind my 5,000-game backlog." Today we've spotted two such deal...   read

 
 
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Dishonored 2's New Game Plus mode is better than expected

Prepped and ready to take on New Game Plus in Dishonored 2? If so, you'll be able to play the mode as early as today on PC, where it's currently available in beta form. The finalized update is set for PC as well as PlayStation 4 and Xbox On...   read

 
 
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Doom 4 was canceled because it felt too much like Call of Duty

The story of Doom 4 is one that has mostly not been told yet. For years, id Software toiled away at the next Doom game while simultaneously working on Rage. Eventually, that project was scrapped and another (2016's Doom) was started. ...   read

 
 
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Review: Zen Pinball 2: Bethesda Pinball

I was in a game store when I came across a box of Bethesda blind-bag toys the other day. I don't know why, but they kind of captivated me for a little while. Seeing plastic miniatures of Dog Meat and the Lone Survivor mixing with the DoomGu...   read

 
 
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Today's Doom update adds bots to multiplayer

The fifth free update for Doom rolls out today, and with it comes a new grab-the-ball-and-score multiplayer mode, Infernal Run, as well as a higher level cap, bots (!!!), and a better SnapMap. As much as I don't have any interest in returni...   read

 
 
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Build your own home in the Homestead update for Elder Scrolls Online

Hearthfire may not have been the best DLC for Skyrim, but fans latched onto the base-building mechanics and loved their inclusion in Fallout 4. Many felt it was an integral part of the fun factor for the title, allowing you to stake a claim...   read

 
 
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ZeniMax Media is targeting a Doom fan game

The lasting legacy of Doom shouldn't only be attributed to the quality of the main game. Creator id Software had such a lax approach to fan creations that it eventually bought a few for a full retail release (Final Doom) as well as licensed...   read

 
 
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Have a look at some new Prey gameplay footage

At The Game Awards 2016, Bethesda released a new gameplay trailer for Arkane Studios' upcoming shooter, Prey. For the most part, the trailer is intended to show off the game's combat, as well as some environmental exploration and puzzles so...   read

 
 
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Oblivion headlines new backward compatible titles

Want a crazy little piece of trivia? Destructoid launched four days before Oblivion in 2006. Yes, both this site and the game are over 10 years old, which is an incredible feat. Both are still being talked about all these years later and bo...   read

 
 
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Here are 80 ways to kill Kirin Jindosh

Like I noted earlier: Dishonored 2 makes killing fun, even it'd rather you not. The first is probably my favorite. There's a nut-shot that's pretty good, though. And of course I am partial to the way I did it: entering Jindosh's Clockwork ...   read

 
 
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Todd Howard says Nintendo Switch has 'one of the best demos I've ever seen'

It's still rare for anyone to have seen or tried Nintendo's new Switch console. Only the most influential folks in the industry have had any hands-on time with it, and their lips are sealed thanks to a surely-stringent non-disclosure agreem...   read

 
 
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New Game Plus will make it to Dishonored 2 next month

Arkane and Bethesda have passed along word that new custom difficulty settings and a New Game Plus mode are in the works for Dishonored 2 next month. They'll arrive in an update, with the exact date TBA. Not exactly a lot to go on here, but...   read

 
 
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Fallout 4 now has mods on PlayStation 4

At long last, Bethesda has introduced mods to Fallout 4 on PlayStation 4. For a time, it was looking like there wouldn't be any mod support at all, but Bethesda was able to work it out with Sony, at least to a certain extent. Modders can cr...   read

 
 
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Rip and tear (pin)balls in Bethesda Pinball next month

Zen Studios had runaway success with its Zen Pinball series. While the first game wasn't too widespread, Zen Pinball 2 has been ported to more devices than I can count. It even has a Wii U port, which is basically just for show with most de...   read

 
 
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Someone has already beaten Dishonored 2 in just more than a half hour

Dishonored was a game that I meticulously inched my way through, taking extreme care to not alert anyone of my presence. It was an exhilarating experience in a way. I was seconds from fucking up at any given time. Although I haven't p...   read

 
 
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Review: Dishonored 2

Not much has changed since my first few hours in the world of Dishonored 2, and that's mostly a good thing. Beyond some problems with the general choppiness of the console version, Corvo and Emily have proven that they're a pair worth revis...   read

 
 



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