Bethesda News


Fallout 4 and Skyrim are (finally) getting mod support on PS4

By David Craddock, Oct 05, 2016 1:38pm PDT

Both games will get a bump up to 4K resolution, too.


"I'd be curious to know what mods only use bethesda assets exclusively. With this restriction, ..."

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Doom VR: Interview with Marty Stratton @ QuakeCon 2016

By Asif Khan, Aug 12, 2016 2:30pm PDT

Asif Khan spoke with Marty Stratton, Executive Producer and Game Director for id Software, about Doom VR. Check out the video or the accompanying transcript of the interview!


"Q&A 101 Questions in bold font, answers in regular. Good interview!"

- Mad Brahmin Disease see all 21 comments

The Elder Scrolls: Legends - New Players Guide to Decks, Attributes, and Classes

By Josh Hawkins, Aug 05, 2016 10:00am PDT

Bethesda’s Hearthstone competitor has hit open beta, which means a new wave of players are set to join the fray. Find out all the tips and tricks you need to know to help you understand the game, and get ahead of your enemies.


Humble Bundle discounts lots of Bethesda and id games in celebration of QuakeCon

By David Craddock, Aug 02, 2016 12:26pm PDT

The annual frag-apalooza doesn't start for a couple of days, but you can start saving money on great games right now.


"Yeah, I know, but it seems like it's still going up. I would've imagine the price going up once ..."

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Elder Scrolls: Legends Impressions - A New Challenger Enters the Arena

By Josh Hawkins, Jul 28, 2016 3:00pm PDT

Many have tried to reignite the spark that made Hearthstone such a global success, but few have truly had what it takes to challenge the champion of online CCGs… until now.


"yes I'm saying it's WotC's fault, they're still completely failing at it"

- derelict515 see all 6 comments

Fallout 4 Contraptions Workshop release time revealed

By Daniel Perez, Jun 20, 2016 8:33am PDT

We know you're dying to build some new stuff across your various settlements, so here's when you can begin tinkering with the Contraptions Workshop.


"They really going full on mine craft o n this game aren't they. "

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E3 2016: Bethesda announces new workshop modes for Fallout 4

By David Craddock, Jun 12, 2016 7:34pm PDT

Build tracks, vaults, and other creations this summer.


E3 2016: The Elder Scrolls Legends Coming To iPhone, Android Later This Year

By Brittany Vincent, Jun 12, 2016 7:30pm PDT

Bethesda's card game is coming to mobile devices. 


E3 2016: id teases Quake Champions at Bethesda showcase

By John Keefer, Jun 12, 2016 7:20pm PDT

Wolf, Doom, Quake. The Holy Trinity of id is nearly complete.


"Shacknews' very own former Jason Bergman aka loonyboi is working on QC ..."

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Bethesda shares roadmap for Fallout 4's mod support

By David Craddock, Jun 09, 2016 2:40pm PDT

Security, better reporting, and other features are coming.


"That all three at once thing seems pretty neat. Also, good on them for fighting for higher sizes."

- anhero see all 5 comments

Opinion: Doom Release Highlights Shifting Problem of Embargoes

By David Craddock, May 30, 2016 12:00pm PDT

Review embargoes can help critics craft detailed critiques, or hinder them. We take a look at the good, bad, and ugly of review embargoes by putting the circumstances surrounding coverage of id's Doom reboot under a lens.


"Glad you're on the Shack team. Good write-up of what happened behind the scenes. I share many, ..."

- daggot see all 19 comments

How to Find all Five Islander's Almanac Magazines - The Islander's Alamanac Achievement

By Josh Hawkins, May 19, 2016 2:05pm PDT

Find all five issues of the Islander's Alamanac magazine and earn yourself a special achievement.


How to Start the Far Harbor DLC in Fallout 4

By Josh Hawkins, May 18, 2016 9:01pm PDT

Find out how to get started on your next big quest, and make it to the island and the city of Far Harbor.


Fallout 4 DLC may include new Wasteland Workshops and a trip to 'Nuka World'

By Daniel Perez, May 15, 2016 10:20am PDT

Pack your bags, kids. Because we could soon be visiting Nuka World!


"On PC we been modding it since day one of release there is prolly over 2k mods already in use. ..."

- Domine_morte see all 5 comments

Fallout 4 patch 1.5 now available on PC with Survival Mode; coming to PS4, Xbox One next week

By Daniel Perez, Apr 28, 2016 7:33am PDT

Patch 1.5 makes some tweaks to the game, but the highly-anticipated Survival Mode is finally here to test your Fallout 4 skills.