Bethesda at E3 2016

Bethesda at E3 2016

Jun 13, 2016

Bethesda held only their second ever E3 conference last night. As expected some of their biggest franchises were highlights, with games like Fallout, The Elder Scrolls and Dishonored all getting either DLC expansions or full-blown sequels. Having successfully revived id Software’s classic Doom franchise, Bethesda opened their show with a cinematic...

Innovation by Iteration

Innovation by Iteration

Nov 7, 2012

The cry for innovation is a strong one, as dying consoles breathe their last and their mystery-cloaked successors loom ominously on the horizon. It’s a cry I often take up, but worthy indictments of the status quo and excited frenzy for all that’s new only do so much for me; I’m left in the collective dust cloud, pondering what exactly...

Skyrim 1.7 patch finally hits European PS3s

Skyrim 1.7 patch finally hits European PS3s

Aug 29, 2012

The long awaited 1.7 patch for Skyrim has finally hit European PS3s today after Bethesda released the patch for American PS3 owners nearly three weeks ago, and the 360 and PC before that. The latest patch also combines the previous 1.6 update that never made it to Sony’s console. The 1.7 update brings mounted combat along with various fixes and...

My Elderly Aunt Skyrim

My Elderly Aunt Skyrim

May 31, 2012

Although the most recently announced Skyrim patch at time of writing introduces mounted combat, I’d like to take a step back and talk about the Kinect patch. Yes, this is the patch which only acknowledges the existence of Kinect’s microphone (and yet whenever people ask ‘why not have headsets supported?’, Microsoft execs put their...

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – catchup review

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – catchup review

Feb 13, 2012

Format: PS3 (version reviewed), 360, PC Unleashed: Out Now Publisher: Bethesda Softworks Developer: Bethesda Game Studios Players: 1 Site: http://www.elderscrolls.com/ The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is a rather difficult game to review. It is one of the most immersive titles of any generation, but is also rife with technical issues that would earn most games a...