The first-person shooter that started it all, Wolfenstein, returns. But this old dog has learned new tricks. Unique twists and turns with a decidedly old-school mentality with new-school technology proves to be intriguing and challenging task that pays off in spades. In a “What if” scenario, Nazi Germany has won World War II in 1946. What exactly would that change? Bethesda Softworks and MachineGames answers that question with a resounding: everything.
Wolfenstein: The New Order Panzerhund Edition, a collection of premium items from the Wolfenstein universe, will be available on May 20 for $100.00 through Bethesda’s online merchandise store. Fans can pre-order this exclusive collection now at: store.bethsoft.com. Curiously, this doesn’t include the game…
Wolfenstein: The New Order,the first-person action-adventure shooter, will be available in North America on May 20, 2014 and throughout Europe on May 23, 2014. As an added bonus, everyone pre-ordering the gamewill be invited to access the DOOM beta with their copy of Wolfenstein. For more information on the DOOM beta access pre-order bonus, as well as applicable terms and restrictions, please visit: www.wolfenstein.com/doom.
Currently under development at MachineGames, Wolfenstein: The New Order reignites the franchise widely recognized for pioneering the first-person shooter genre. Set in the 1960s, the monstrous Nazi regime has used mysterious advanced technology to win World War II. They now rule the globe with an iron fist. Wolfenstein: The New Order sends you across Europe on a harrowing mission to bring down the Nazi war machine.
Wolfenstein is slated for release on the Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC. Wolfenstein: The New Order has not yet been rated by the ESRB. For more information on the gamevisit: www.wolfenstein.com.
Additionally, be sure to check out all of the action in the newly released gameplay trailer. Download details are included below.
Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax® Media company, today announced a new title, Wolfenstein: The New Order, an action-adventure shooter slated for release in Q4 2013. The game is being developed by MachineGamesTM, a studio comprised of seasoned developers known for creating compelling, critically-acclaimed story-driven games. Wolfenstein has been widely credited for helping establish and popularize the first-person shooter genre, and Wolfenstein: The New Order is a reimagining of this franchise – offering players a gripping and dramatic experience.
Wolfenstein: The New Order is scheduled for release on Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, PC, and next generation consoles. Additional details about the game will be revealed in a series of exclusive feature stories with GameSpot.com beginning on Wednesday, May 8th.
“We are excited to bring a new chapter of Wolfenstein to gamers everywhere,” said Jens Matthies, creative director at MachineGames. “As fans of the series, working on this game is an honor, and our team is driven to create an unforgettable action-adventure experience that will make FPS fans proud.”
Wolfenstein: The New Order has not yet been rated by the ESRB.