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Fallout 76 Battle Royale Beta Extended Indefinitely

Fallout 76 Battle Royale Beta Extended Indefinitely

During its E3 press conference last week, Bethesda announced a number of new additions and updates coming to Fallout 76 as well as a free trial period for the game that is set to end today. If gettin...

By CJ Schummer on 18 June 2019
Fallout 76 Battle Royale Mode Nuclear Winter Announced

Fallout 76 Battle Royale Mode Nuclear Winter Announced

Last month, it was leaked that Fallout 76 would be adding a new mode called Nuclear Winter. Now Nuclear Winter has been officially announced by Bethesda, and as some predicted, Nuclear Winter will be...

By Dalton Cooper on 18 June 2019
Fallout 76 Wastelanders Update Adding NPCs

Fallout 76 Wastelanders Update Adding NPCs

There’s no denying that Fallout 76 has had a trying year from community backlash, game breaking bugs, and a number of controversies like the canvas bag preorder bonus. Bethesda isn’t giving up on the...

By Derek Nichols on 18 June 2019
Fallout 76 Video Hilariously Recaps Its Many Failures

Fallout 76 Video Hilariously Recaps Its Many Failures

After an exciting reveal at E3 2018, Fallout 76 hasn’t been the game many expected it to be. Due in large part to game breaking bugs, server issues, bad PR, and plenty more, fan satisfaction with the...

By Derek Nichols on 18 May 2019
Fallout 76 Leak Hints at New Arena PvP Mode

Fallout 76 Leak Hints at New Arena PvP Mode

Earlier this year, Bethesda released an elaborate Fallout 76 roadmap, which provided an overview of the game’s planned content for 2019. Included in this Fallout 76 roadmap was a new game mode, title...

By William Parks on 18 May 2019
Fallout 76 Dev Was Aware of Game's Issues Before Launch

Fallout 76 Dev Was Aware of Game's Issues Before Launch

When Fallout 76 launched last November, fans were met by a litany of unfortunate bugs, glitches, and mishaps both in and outside of developer Bethesda’s newest open-world multiplayer title set in the...

By CJ Schummer on 18 May 2019
Fallout 76 Responds to Pay-to-Win Criticisms

Fallout 76 Responds to Pay-to-Win Criticisms

In order to keep all major post-launch content DLCs free, Fallout 76 launched with the Atomic Shop, a store of microtransactions that Bethesda Vice President Pete Hines promised was simply “cosmetic...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 April 2019
Fallout 76 Update Introduces the Legendary Sheepsquatch

Fallout 76 Update Introduces the Legendary Sheepsquatch

The launch of Fallout 76 has been anything but smooth, a fact recently acknowledged by Bethesda’s own Todd Howard during an event held in Boston alongside PAX East. Bugs, issues, controversies, and m...

By Derek Nichols on 18 April 2019
Fallout 76 Has Millions of Players, Says Bethesda

Fallout 76 Has Millions of Players, Says Bethesda

Right out of the gate, Fallout 76‘s reception was not what developer Bethesda was hoping for. Couple the gameplay problems with a few PR guffaws, and many felt stiffed by the beloved developer. This...

By Joshua Duckworth on 18 April 2019
Todd Howard Admits Fallout 76 Release Was Bumpy

Todd Howard Admits Fallout 76 Release Was Bumpy

By now, the problems surrounding Fallout 76 are widely known. It lacked a lot of the oomph previous titles in the series had and its launch on PC was absolutely abysmal. There are certainly those who...

By Curt Hutson on 18 March 2019
Fallout 76: Wild Appalachia Expansion Delayed

Fallout 76: Wild Appalachia Expansion Delayed

At the end of February, Bethesda revealed a specific plan of continued support for its newest multiplayer RPG, Fallout 76, releasing a content roadmap that outlined a number of updates set to keep fa...

By William Parks on 18 March 2019
Fallout 76 Player Sent Todd Howard Bobby Pins

Fallout 76 Player Sent Todd Howard Bobby Pins

Fallout 76 has had an interesting journey since its launch last year. Many longtime fans have found themselves baffled by the game’s many shortcomings, with the online RPG suffering regular network i...

By Cameron Corliss on 18 March 2019
Fallout 76 Adding Beer Brewing Crafting System

Fallout 76 Adding Beer Brewing Crafting System

Bethesda is preparing to launch a large update for Fallout 76 called the Wild Appalachia expansion on March 12, and it promises to breathe plenty of new life into the online post-apocalyptic title. T...

By John Jacques on 18 February 2019
Is Bethesda Teasing a New Fallout Project?

Is Bethesda Teasing a New Fallout Project?

In the midst of trying to fix Fallout 76, it seems that Bethesda is perhaps also working on a new Fallout title that might release this year. According to a new Amazon listing, it seems Bethesda has...

By Patrick Kirk on 18 February 2019
Fallout 76 Reveals Content Roadmap for 2019

Fallout 76 Reveals Content Roadmap for 2019

Bethesda has shared its current roadmap for Fallout 76 post-launch plans in 2019. Two infographics were released as part of the roadmap reveal. The first provides a general outlook of the year to com...

By Rory Young on 18 February 2019
Obsidian Doesn't Want Fans to Bash Fallout 76

Obsidian Doesn't Want Fans to Bash Fallout 76

It didn’t take long for Obsidian Entertainment’s newest title, The Outer Worlds, to become popular and gain massive fan favor following its reveal at 2018’s Game Awards. A sci-fi action-RPG that’s al...

By Michael Beckwith on 15 February 2019
Rage 2 Trailer Showcases Open World Exploration

Rage 2 Trailer Showcases Open World Exploration

Rage 2 is still several months away from launch, but there’s a lot of open world left to introduce players to before May. As such, Bethesda has released a lengthy 9-minute-long trailer that’s nothing...

By Rory Young on 15 February 2019
Rage 2 Twitter Makes Fun of Far Cry: New Dawn

Rage 2 Twitter Makes Fun of Far Cry: New Dawn

Moving forward in 2019, two of the biggest name releases are Rage 2 and Far Cry: New Dawn. Each of these games have their own spot on several gamers’ most anticipated lists, but it’s worth highlighti...

By Joshua Duckworth on 15 January 2019
Rage 2 Skipping Steam, Exclusive to Bethesda Launcher

Rage 2 Skipping Steam, Exclusive to Bethesda Launcher

Upcoming open-world RPG Rage 2 was present at The Game Awards this week, offering up a new trailer and a release date. However, this isn’t the only new information about the game that has just been c...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 December 2018
New Rage 2 Trailer Premiering at The Game Awards

New Rage 2 Trailer Premiering at The Game Awards

It has been quite a while since RAGE 2 fans have received any news about id Software and Avalanche Studios’ forthcoming open world first-person shooter, but it looks as if the companies are set to gi...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 2018
Rage 2's Release Date Revealed at The Game Awards

Rage 2's Release Date Revealed at The Game Awards

It has been nearly seven months since Bethesda officially announced Rage 2, and fans have been treated to several high-octane gameplay trailers, and some sporadic information, ever since. Now, the co...

By William Parks on 15 December 2018
Fallout 76 Players to Get Fallout 1, 2, Tactics Free

Fallout 76 Players to Get Fallout 1, 2, Tactics Free

Despite having been named one of the best-selling titles for November 2018, there’s no doubt that Fallout 76 has had an incredibly rough launch. Whether it’s due to the near-broken state in which it...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 December 2018
The Elder Scrolls: Blades Delayed by Bethesda?

The Elder Scrolls: Blades Delayed by Bethesda?

One of the biggest surprises from Bethesda’s press conference at E3 2018 was when it revealed The Elder Scrolls: Blades. The game will bring the popular fantasy RPG series to iOS and Android devices,...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 September 2018
See The Elder Scrolls: Blades Played on iPhone XS Max

See The Elder Scrolls: Blades Played on iPhone XS Max

Facebook Twitter Flipboard Pinterest 1shares At Apple’s big reveal event which took place yesterday, the big story was the announcement of the iPhone XS, the iPhone XS Max and the iPho...

By Jasmine Henry on 15 September 2018
Rage 2 Gameplay Trailer Shows Vehicle Combat and More

Rage 2 Gameplay Trailer Shows Vehicle Combat and More

As many attendees of E3 2018 would likely attest, the forthcoming first-person shooter from Bethesda, id Software, and Avalanche Studios, Rage 2, was easily one of the best games on-hand at the event...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 August 2018
Quake Champions Goes Free-to-Play

Quake Champions Goes Free-to-Play

When id Software released the upcoming Quake Champions into Steam Early Access last year, it was also announced that the game would be making use of a free-to-play model on release, with players bein...

By Gabriella Ferreira on 01 August 2018
Fallout Anthology Beaten in Under 90 Minutes

Fallout Anthology Beaten in Under 90 Minutes

Not too long ago, Bethesda confirmed that the highly anticipated beta for Fallout 76 won’t officially begin until October, which happens to be just one month prior to the post-apocalyptic online game...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 July 2018
Rage 2 Will Not Have Load Times

Rage 2 Will Not Have Load Times

Whether it was the introduction of brand new IPs such as Starfield or the return of favorite franchises like Rage 2, there was a lot of exciting things revealed during the course of E3 2018, with the...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 June 2018
Rage 2 Collector's Edition with Talking Head Announced

Rage 2 Collector's Edition with Talking Head Announced

Rage 2 led the way at Bethesda’s E3 2018 press conference, with Andrew W.K. even performing live for the audience of fans and media. But halfway through the E3 gameplay trailer for Rage 2, what appea...

By Rory Young on 15 June 2018
How To Pre-Register for Elder Scrolls Blades

How To Pre-Register for Elder Scrolls Blades

Without a doubt, Bethesda hosted an incredibly big E3 2018 press conference that contained such huge announcements as The Elder Scrolls 6 being in development, the existence of the all-new sci-fi fra...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 June 2018
E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

E3 2018: Biggest Games Rumored for the Show

There’s a reason why gamers look forward to E3 every year. Not only does the show give fans a chance to learn more about already-announced titles, but it’s also used by video game companies to shock...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 June 2018
Obsidian Entertainment Co-Founder Teasing New Fallout?

Obsidian Entertainment Co-Founder Teasing New Fallout?

Without a doubt, Chris Avellone is one of the most well-known and respected figures in the gaming industry today thanks to his past work on such stellar role-playing games as Fallout 2, Fallout: New...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2018
Fallout: New Vegas Dev ‘Would Love’ to Make New Fallout

Fallout: New Vegas Dev ‘Would Love’ to Make New Fallout

Should one ask practically any fan of Bethesda’s wildly popular post-apocalyptic RPG franchise what their favorite entry is, it’s almost certainly a given they will answer that their most beloved ins...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2018
Fallout 3 Remake Mod Cancelled for Legal Reasons

Fallout 3 Remake Mod Cancelled for Legal Reasons

Due to legal reasons, the Road to Liberty mod team had to cancel Fallout 3 mod project. The Fallout 3 remake mod that was supposed to be housed in Fallout 4 was pulled because of copyright infringeme...

By Janine Engelbrecht on 15 March 2018
Fallout 3 Remake Mod Showcases New Gameplay

Fallout 3 Remake Mod Showcases New Gameplay

About a month ago, the mod team known as Road to Liberty released a trailer for its Fallout 3 remake mod dubbed “Capital Wasteland,” showing fans how the project looks within the Creation Engine used...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2018
Quake Champions Early Access Is Coming Soon

Quake Champions Early Access Is Coming Soon

Quake Champions has been in closed beta since April, but now the game is finally set to enter its early access period. Beginning August 22nd, players can buy their way into the early access period fo...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 July 2017
Quake's Protagonist Ranger Joins Quake Champions Roster

Quake's Protagonist Ranger Joins Quake Champions Roster

Quake Champions is welcoming Ranger to its growing roster. Quake fans may remember Ranger as the original protagonist franchise’s genesis. Ranger will join Quake Champions wearing his recognizable ye...

By Rory Young on 01 July 2017
Quake Champions Raw Gameplay Footage Featuring ZeRo4

Quake Champions Raw Gameplay Footage Featuring ZeRo4

Bethesda’s released some raw gameplay footage of a Quake Champions team match featuring prominent competitive Quake player ZeRo4. This is one of the first opportunities people will get to see uncut Q...

By Rory Young on 01 July 2017
Fallout Anthology Beaten in Under Two Hours

Fallout Anthology Beaten in Under Two Hours

Without a doubt, one of the most beloved video game franchises of all time is the post-apocalyptic RPG series, Fallout, as there are plenty of fans the world over who are intimately familiar with the...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2017
Bethesda On Why Quake Champions is PC Exclusive

Bethesda On Why Quake Champions is PC Exclusive

Bethesda is explaining why Quake Champions is a PC exclusive title and why the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One will likely never receive the multiplayer shooter. Quake Champions was one of Bethesda’s big...

By Rory Young on 01 July 2016
New Quake Episode Released for 20th Birthday

New Quake Episode Released for 20th Birthday

In celebration of the series’ 20th anniversary, developer Machine Games release a brand new episode of the classic first-person shooter Quake as a gift to fans. After Bethesda and id Software made a...

By Alexander Pan on 01 July 2016
Quake Champions Console Release Could Be Possible

Quake Champions Console Release Could Be Possible

After showing a PC only trailer for Quake Champions at the Bethesda E3 showcase, id Software reveals that a console release could potentially still happen down the road. After releasing a very well r...

By Derek Nichols on 01 July 2016
Quake Champions Revealed, PC Only Trailer

Quake Champions Revealed, PC Only Trailer

Bethesda kicks off its E3 2016 press conference by announcing Quake Champions with a CG trailer, marking the first new core game in the series since 2005. At least year’s E3 event, Bethesda unveiled...

By Dalton Cooper on 01 July 2016
Fallout 1.5 Resurrection Mod

Fallout 1.5 Resurrection Mod

For fans of the old-school isometric Fallout games, there’s now a new Fallout 2 mod available called Fallout 1.5: Resurrection, which bridges the gap between the first two games. Fallout 4 has been o...

By Alexander Pan on 15 March 2016
Every Fallout Game is on Sale This Weekend

Every Fallout Game is on Sale This Weekend

Bethesda and Steam offer a major discount on all existing Fallout titles and several Fallout compilations, slashing the cost of each game to under ten dollars. Starting today and running through Octo...

By Sarah Fields on 15 March 2016
Fallout 3 is Unbanned in Germany

Fallout 3 is Unbanned in Germany

Germany officially lifts its ban on Fallout 3, which could mean that Bethesda is working on putting out a re-release of the popular post-apocalyptic RPG. For those not in the know, Germany originally...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2016
Fallout 4 Mods Add Mass Effect Armor and Shepard

Fallout 4 Mods Add Mass Effect Armor and Shepard

A couple of dedicated sci-fi junkies use mods to inject Mass Effect‘s N7 armor and its protagonist Commander Shepard into Bethesda’s post-apocalyptic RPG, Fallout 4. Should Fallout 4 fans wish to ven...

By Kyle Sledge on 15 March 2016
The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

The Game Awards 2014: Nominations

fluidPlayer("my-video") We have no idea what’s going on with the Spike VGX this year or even if there will be one. The annual celebrity-fueled, ad-hungry video games event was co...

By Rob Keyes on 15 March 2015
2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

2015 Game Developers Choice Awards Nominations

The Game Developers Conference has grown an incredible amount since its beginnings 27 years ago where 25 developers met in a living room. The trade show now hosts thousands of attendees, all sorts...

By Rob Keyes on 15 March 2015
Why 2015 is the Year of Fallout

Why 2015 is the Year of Fallout

What was life like before Fallout 4 was announced? We’re not sure we want to remember. After its Earth-shattering E3 2015 gameplay reveal, the game jumped to the top of near everyone’s lists, with...

By Dalton Cooper on 15 March 2015
Bethesda May Have Acquired Rights To ‘S.T.A.L.K.E.R.’

Bethesda May Have Acquired Rights To ‘S.T.A.L.K.E.R.’

It was a sad, sad day when developer GSC Game World closed its doors and ceased development of S.T.A.L.K.E.R. 2. However, there might still be hope for the franchise, as Skyrim developer Bethesda h...

By Anthony Mole on 15 March 2012
Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

Spike 2011 Video Game Awards Nominees & Hall of Fame Inductee

The complete list of 2011 Spike Video Game Awards nominees have been announced! Every year since 2003, Spike has honored the best in video gaming with a ceremony celebrating all that we love. There...

By Tyler Schirado on 15 March 2012
GR Picks: Wall-E in ‘BF3,’ Master Chief vs. Leonidas, ‘Uncharted’ Fan Film, & ‘Bastion’ Meets ‘Skyrim’

GR Picks: Wall-E in ‘BF3,’ Master Chief vs. Leonidas, ‘Uncharted’ Fan Film, & ‘Bastion’ Meets ‘Skyrim’

We’re rounding up the most interesting finds around the Internet this week with a bunch of funny videos that will tickle the mind. The arsenal of videos we have this round involve Halo, Skyrim, Unc...

By Tyler Schirado on 15 March 2012
New ‘Quake’ and ‘Wolfenstein’ Games Coming Soon?

New ‘Quake’ and ‘Wolfenstein’ Games Coming Soon?

Old school FPS franchises Quake and Wolfenstein likely hold a special place in many gamers’ hearts, no matter how much time has passed since their last truly great iterations. Fans of both franchis...

By Trung Bui on 01 July 2011
E3 2011 Awards: Nominations

E3 2011 Awards: Nominations

[Update: The Game Rant Best of E3 2011 Award Winners have been announced!] Leading up to E3, the Game Rant team put together a pair of lists of our most anticipated confirmed games E3 2011 and our...

By Rob Keyes on 15 March 2011
‘Rage: Mutant Bash TV’ Available Tomorrow on the App Store

‘Rage: Mutant Bash TV’ Available Tomorrow on the App Store

Gaming legend and id Software Co-Gounder John Carmack has announced that the company’s latest offering, Rage: Mutant Bash TV, has been approved for release on the Apple App Store and will thus be av...

By Shaun Kelly on 01 July 2010