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Bethesda goes mobile with Elder Scrolls Blades

Bethesda goes mobile with Elder Scrolls Blades

During the presentation Bethesda indicated that it was trying to create in The Elder Scrolls: Blades an experience that players can pick up and play wherever and whenever they want. Of course, Todd Howard's stage presence stole the show - as did his announcements and reveals for Fallout 76, multiple Elder Scrolls games and Starfield. Creators of the 2006 "Game of the Year", The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, the 2008 "Game of the Year", Fallout 3, the 2011 "Game of the Year", The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and most recently, the 2015 "Game of the Year", the record-breaking Fallout 4.

The next chapter of the Fallout series will be an entirely online game filled with real people users can interact with. It doesn't have an official subtitle yet, but The Elder Scrolls VI has now been officially announced as under development.

The game is also rumored to be on next-gen consoles. Right now we all just have to remember that the wait will likely be worth it, if the team can deliver on the promise of a true "next generation" Elder Scrolls game.

Oh yes, 2016's Doom reboot is all set to get a sequel and FPS players couldn't be any happier.

In terms of gameplay, Bethesda hasn't attempted to cram the full Skyrim experience onto mobile devices, though it does appear to have made the right concessions by reimagining the series with touchscreens in mind. Blades can be played in portrait mode and completely with one hand only.

We only have a very short trailer to gather details from but the coastline and rocky, broken terrain suggests High Rock or Hammerfell, regions close to Skyrim within the Elder Scroll's world.

The game will come out later this year, with a release date tipped for November 14. Are you more excited about The Elder Scrolls: Blades coming out for iOS and Android?

Bethesda's E3 2018 conference had plenty in store for fans of its much-loved franchises. While the game is designed for the iPhone, we're told that they'll be aiming to support it on other devices as well as PC and console.

Alexa must have just leveled up, because she's got a brand new skill. This is one of the biggest fantasy role-playing franchises out there, and this new mobile game is going to follow the same overall format. Typhon Hunter will be playable on virtual reality platforms, as well. Bethesda has actually launched a Skyrim skill for Alexa in which players will be able to play through a game of Skyrim using nothing but their voice.

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