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Skyrim listed for PS4 and Xbox One, Bethesda says 'just a bug'

By Steve Watts, Jan 09, 2014 7:00am PST

Skyrim was briefly listed for PS4 and Xbox One on the Bethesda Web site, which the company attributes to a bug in their system.


"I must have purged my memory of the controller compatibility because I got that inventory mod ..."

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Elder Scrolls Online's Emperor gets exclusive skills

By Steve Watts, Jan 06, 2014 7:15am PST

Elder Scrolls Online game director Paul Sage explains how to gain Emperor status, and just what benefits it will net you.


"I'd rather set up a Dark Brotherhood chapter dedicated to killing each and every Emperor"

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Elder Scrolls Online PvP campaigns and map size detailed

By Steve Watts, Dec 24, 2013 2:00pm PST

Elder Scrolls Online designer Brian Wheeler has shared more details on how the PvP campaigns will roll out, the map size, and more.


The Elder Scrolls Online due April 4 on PC, later on consoles

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 11, 2013 7:00am PST

The Elder Scrolls Online has been given a release date. The fantasy MMORPG will hit PC and Mac on April 4, while the Xbox One and PS4 versions will arrive in June.


"Is that gameplay, really? I can't see any gameplay in it. Just ingame cutscenes."

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The Elder Scrolls Online trailer details character progression

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 03, 2013 8:00pm PST

A new trailer for The Elder Scrolls Online details character progression, explaining the great number of ways to customize abilities and attacks.


"All those skills & abilities yet only 5 slots on the action bar. "

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The Elder Scrolls Online trailer shows off character creator

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 18, 2013 6:30am PDT

What does a chubby lizardman look like? This vital question and other aesthetic inquiries are answered in a new trailer for The Elder Scrolls Online, which focuses on the most important part of any RPG: its character creator. Players will get to tweak a pleasing amount of th...


"They're pretty because its NOT a Bethesda game! Its a ZeniMax Online game."

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The Evil Within gameplay trailer shows 12 minutes of scares

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 27, 2013 8:00am PDT

What we've seen of The Evil Within so far has mostly focused on the build-up to awful things happening, but a new twelve-minute gameplay trailer skips straight into the unpleasantness. It starts off with Detective Castellanos hung upside-down surrounded by mutilated corpses ...


The Evil Within TGS 'gameplay' trailer shows lots of scares but little gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 17, 2013 8:00am PDT

You may quite fancy a good look at The Evil Within gameplay, and might think the Tokyo Game Show would be a good time to share some, given that it's baby of Resident Evil creator Shinji Mikami. You won't find it in the new TGS "gameplay" trailer though. You big naive fool.


Elder Scrolls Online on consoles was Sony's idea

By Steve Watts, Sep 06, 2013 8:45am PDT

Sony's Adam Boyes says that the company helped make a plan to bring Elder Scrolls Online to consoles.


"It's certainly on my radar once I finish all the games I've heard about over the years but ..."

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Yes, The Elder Scrolls Online has subscription fees

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 21, 2013 7:00am PDT

Ooh, how ovel! The Elder Scrolls Online may be a late-comer in the rush of fantasy MMORPGs but it's boldly sticking to the plans other also-rans have since abandoned, of launching with $15 monthly subscription fees. So I suppose now we know that, the question becomes: how lo...


"Come onnnn, 15 dollars? I'm really curious to see if this is 49.99 or 59.99. I wonder how ..."

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PSA: Dishonored 'Brigmore Witches' DLC out today

By Steve Watts, Aug 13, 2013 8:30am PDT

Dishonored is releasing its "conclusion" today, the Brigmore Witches DLC that wraps up Daud's story.


Rage series not dead, says id co-founder

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 05, 2013 5:00pm PDT

Despite the many issues its had since launch, the Rage series isn't dead, according to id's Tim Willits.


"While all of these things are true, what killed Rage was not its mechanics but rather what it ..."

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Watch 32 minutes of Dishonored's Brigmore Witches DLC

By Alice O'Connor, Aug 05, 2013 10:00am PDT

We only have another eight days to wait until Dishonored's third big DLC pack launches, The Brigmore Witches, but if you're really impatient you can see a good chunk of it now. Developer Arkane was at QuakeCon over the weekend, giving a half-hour live demo of one mission.


"I am late to the game so I've just started playing it, and it's a blast. "

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The Elder Scrolls Anthology collects all things Elder Scrolls

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 01, 2013 3:20pm PDT

The Elder Scrolls Anthology will bring together all things Elder Scrolls in one nifty retail collection.


"No shit. I put 500 hours in with just Dawnguard. I've started a second playthrough so I can ..."

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Wolfenstein: The New Order delayed to 2014

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 01, 2013 11:30am PDT

Wolfenstein: The New Order has been delayed. Originally scheduled for this holiday, the upcoming shooter has been pushed to 2014.


"They own the Wolfenstein brand and the developer MachineGames. They didn't help Human Head, ..."

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