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E3 2015: Fallout Shelter Puts You in Charge of a Vault; Releases today!

By Steven Wong, Jun 14, 2015 8:15pm PDT

Not content with simply revealing Fallout 4 details, Bethesda goes the extra mile by releasing a Vault simulation game called Fallout Shelter, a mobile game that releases today.


"Yeah, seems like you have to recall them or else they'll explore until they die. When they're ..."

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E3 2015: Battlecry Opens up Global Beta Signups

By Josh Hawkins, Jun 14, 2015 7:41pm PDT

After it was first unveiled at last year's E3 and after laying dormant since PAX Australia, Bethesda has come out with new details for the gunpowder-less multiplayer game Battlecry.


E3 2015: Dishonored 2 Announced, Featuring Emily Kaldwin

By Steven Wong, Jun 14, 2015 7:39pm PDT

Bethesda has announced a sequel to their highly underrated game Dishonored.


"At the start of the game, or per-mission? Because the latter would be a nice effort for them to ..."

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E3 2015: Doom coming to Xbox One, PS4, PC in spring 2016

By Steven Wong, Jun 14, 2015 7:12pm PDT

After several years in development, Bethesda is finally ready to show the world iD Software's Doom.


"im hoping its a bit more optimized than tech5. That was a pretty huge drawback of the tech.. ..."

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E3 2015: Watch the Bethesda E3 Showcase here

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 14, 2015 6:00pm PDT

E3 2015 has begun, so join us to see all the major announcements from Bethesda Softworks that center around Fallout 4, Doom, Dishonored 2, and more!


"I like that the power armor actually seems to function as power armor. You climb in the back, it ..."

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E3 2015: Dishonored 2 allegedly leaked by Bethesda

By Daniel Perez, Jun 13, 2015 6:37pm PDT

Bethesda may have leaked the existence of Dishonored 2 during its E3 preperations.


Wolfenstein: The Old Blood invades retail stores in July

By Daniel Perez, Jun 08, 2015 7:22am PDT

Bethesda has announced Wolfenstein: The Old Blood will be heading to retailers in North America in July.


"Oh well. I assumed they were using a variation of id tech 5 considering they own it. Has ..."

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Opinion: Will Fallout 4 Measure Up to The Witcher 3?

By Steven Wong, Jun 05, 2015 3:20pm PDT

The Witcher 3 set a new standard for open-world role-playing games, but could it have spoiled things for games due out this fall like Fallout 3? We dicuss the merits of both series and to see if we've been spoiled by hours of monster hunting.


"Fallout is its own game, however, Witcher 3 set all kinds of standards this is true. This being ..."

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The Ultimate Fallout 4 Primer

By Steven Wong, Jun 04, 2015 2:15pm PDT

You could prepare for Fallout 4 by spending hours wandering the Wasteland, or you can get everything you need to know with our handy-dandy little primer, which give you all the information you need to survive the irradiated world. 


"Could Ceaser's Legion be in Fallout 4? Didnt they come from the East? "

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Shack Reels: Super Trailer Theater 3001: Fallout 4

By Shack Staff, Jun 04, 2015 11:30am PDT

Andrew and Joe dive straight into the Fallout 4 trailer, Mystery Science Theater 3000 style!


"i watched this and agree the flashbacks are settings and intro pieces. you are probably not the ..."

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Fallout 4 release date pegged for October 23, according to GameStop

By Daniel Perez, Jun 04, 2015 7:52am PDT

According to a listing on GameStop Italy, Fallout 4 may be releasing this October.


"I'm betting the vault's experiment is cryogenics. So basically Rage the redo "

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Fallout 4 tentatively listed for 2015 release

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 03, 2015 1:20pm PDT

With a game as grand as Fallout 4, the natural assumption is that it'll release in 2016 or beyond. So why are retailers (including Bethesda) listing it as a 2015 release?


"They should have just sprinkled "2011 Boston", "Boston 2012" "2.0.13 Boston" in various places ..."

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Could Fallout 4 Show Us an Earlier Post-Apocalypse?

By Steve Watts, Jun 03, 2015 10:30am PDT

Fallout 4's first trailer dropped today, kicking off a flurry of speculation among the Shacknews staff. Could the flashback vignettes be hinting at a prequel?


"Could be or MIT had a hand in keeping the Commonwealth safe from nukes kinda like what happened ..."

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Fallout 4 introduces us to post-apocalyptic Boston in debut trailer

By Daniel Perez, Jun 03, 2015 8:10am PDT

We now know Fallout 4 will be taking place in Boston thanks to Bethesda publishing the game's debut trailer.


"I would really have liked a northwest setting. Something like the plains of Montana morphing ..."

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Doom 4 gameplay trailer will be shown during Bethesda E3 2015 Showcase

By Daniel Perez, May 18, 2015 7:55am PDT

Bethesda has confirmed Doom 4 will be making an appearance during its first-ever E3 showcase.


"You're acting like it's a surprise that they announce Fallout 4. C'mon now. It's just a matter ..."

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