Disc be gone! If you haven’t picked up Skyrim on Xbox 360, the game is now available on Xbox LIVE as a Games on Demand title.
We’re pleased to let you know that from May 16th until May 30th all Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas add-on packs will be discounted on the European PlayStation Network. There will be a 30% discount on all Fallout 3 and Fallout: New Vegas individual add-on packs (with an extra 10% discount for PlayStation Plus members) and a 50% discount for fans buying all add-ons as a bundle (with an extra 20% discount for PlayStation® Plus members).
The Fallout 3 bundle includes all five add-on packs: Broken Steel, Mothership Zeta, Operation: Anchorage, Point Lookout and The Pitt.
The Fallout: New Vegas bundle includes all four add-on packs: Dead Money, Honest Hearts, Lonesome Road, Old World Blues along with two additional packs: Courier’s Stash and Gun Runners’ Arsenal.
Visit GameInformer.com to read their article profiling one of The Elder Scrolls Online’s three alliances, The Daggerfall Covenant.
To all the moms out there, we wish you a Happy Mother’s Day! We can’t thank you enough for the amazing things you do.
Tim from Vancouver can attest to this. For his birthday he asked his mother, Vera, to create a Skyrim cake featuring Alduin. Visit her blog, Baking Obsession, and see how she proved her Level 100 cake-making skills.
Here’s a quick look at some recent coverage from around the web…
Continuing their month-long look at The Elder Scrolls Online, Game Informer shares what ZeniMax Online has planned to appeal to an array of audiences — whether they be Elder Scrolls fans or MMO fans.
October is still months away, but there’s plenty of Dishonored coverage to keep you busy until then. Game Informer, Inside Gaming, and PlayStation Blog all have new previews for the game. And at CVG, you can watch a new interview with Harvey Smith and Raphael Colantonio. Watch the interview above.
Elsewhere on the world wide web, check out these videos…
- The ultimate dubstep rave is in Skyrim!
- GameTrailers examines the Dishonored debut trailer.
- UKPiano performs a fantastic Skyrim piano tribute.
- BlueXephos shares a Fallout-inspired Minecraft map.
And in case you missed it a few weeks ago, don’t miss this badass video from freddiew w below…
This weekend we’ve updated our fan art galleries with new Dishonored, Elder Scrolls, and Fallout contributions. There’s a great variety of art — paintings, toys, clay creations, and a whole lot more.
The majestic Skyrim image above comes from talented artist Richard F, who submitted several Skyrim-inspired pieces. See more of his work and submissions by others in the Flickr slideshow below…
If you have Fan Art you’d like to submit, email us at email@example.com
Wanted to let you know that Steam is having a sale this weekend on Workshop-supported titles. This of course includes Skyrim, which is marked down to $40.10 (33% off).
If you’re a console player of Skyrim, now is a better time than ever to check out the PC release and its amazing modding community. As noted on the BGS Twitter account last week, more than 13 million mods have been downloaded on the Skyrim Workshop. Crazy!
In a press release this morning, we announced that Dishonored, the supernatural assassin action game under development at Arkane Studios, will be available for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and Games for Windows in North America on October 9th, 2012 and throughout Europe on October 12th, 2012.
In the Flickr slideshow below, check out high resolution packaging for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC.
- Wolf Pack for $3.75 (75% off) — includes Return to Castle Wolfenstein, Spear of Destiny, and Wolfenstein 3D
- id Software Super Pack for $49.99 (50% off) — includes so many games, you should just visit Steam to get the lowdown.
Original Post: This past Saturday marked the 20th anniversary of id Software’s legendary FPS game, Wolfenstein 3D. To commemorate the occasion, we’ve got a few treats so you can “Get Psyched!”.
At wolfenstein.bethsoft.com, you can relive all the glory of id’s seminal shooter with a free-to-play browser version of the game. And for limited time, iOS users can download Wolfenstein 3D Classic Platinum for free on iTunes.
For a retrospective on the game, Nick and I recently sat down with John Carmack for a director’s commentary track. Watch the video above, as he discusses his memories of the game while playing the original DOS release.
Last but not least, we’ve put up two Wolfenstein items on Xbox LIVE’s Avatar Marketplace. Purchase a Wolfenstein t-shirt (male/female) for 80 Microsoft Point and the Classic B.J. Blaskowicz Mask for 160 points.
Have a favorite memory of Wolf 3D? Feel free to share it with us in the comments section.