Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT) on Monday announced plans to acquire ZeniMax Media, the parent company of Bethesda Softworks, one of the largest, privately held game developers and publishers in the world. Creators of critically acclaimed and best-selling gaming franchises including The Elder Scrolls and Fallout among many others, Bethesda brings an impressive portfolio of games, technology, talent, as well as a track record of blockbuster commercial success, to Xbox. Under the terms of the agreement, Microsoft will acquire ZeniMax Media for $7.5 billion in cash. With unique investments in content, community, and the cloud, Microsoft’s gaming strategy differs from others by … Continue reading Microsoft Buying ZeniMax and Bethesda Softworks for $7.5 Billion
Today on Xbox One and PlayStation 4, the Dark Heart of Skyrim year-long interconnected adventure begins as ZeniMax Online Studios officially releases the latest DLC for The Elder Scrolls Online: Harrowstorm. The DLC previously launched on PC and Mac on February 24. The DLC will sets up the events of the upcoming Greymoor Chapter and features two challenging new dungeons, Unhallowed Grave and Icereach, as well as free performance improvements as part of base game Update 25. • Harrowstorm dungeon DLC: Unhallowed Grave and Icereach • In Unhallowed Grave, raiders and grave robbers have forced their way into an ancient … Continue reading Dark Heart of Skyrim Event Creeps to Consoles
eprise your role as a supernatural assassin in Dishonored 2, the next chapter in the award-winning Dishonored saga by Arkane Studios, set to launch worldwide on November 11, 2016 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC.
October means crisp Fall air, colorful leaves and even Halloween. But it also means a slew of new games being released, leading many gamers to dub it “Broketober.” What’s the best way to spend your game money?
Readers of Gameindustry.com have voted Fallout 4 as their GiN Game of the Year 2015.
Fallout 4 may not be out yet, but Aster iss till having trouble pulling Jordan away from his computer as he waits for its release.
It’s not very often that we get to trumpet the quality and fun of a completely free title, but Fallout Shelter fits the bill. Available now for both the iOS and Android platforms, it’s one cool little game that everyone should be downloading.
Neal gives us his yearly take on the state of horror gaming, with titles like Evil Within setting the benchmark that others, even the top dogs like Resident Evil, will need to follow.
Bethesda Softworks and id Software released a teaser trailer for DOOM this week in conjunction with the E3 Expo Trade show in Los Angeles. Full details about the upcoming game will be revealed at QuakeCon 2014. For more information on QuakeCon and on how to attend, please visit www.quakecon.org. Developers: Bethesda Softworks Events: E3 Expo 2014
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