Fallout Publisher Sends Legal Threat To Game With 'Fallout' In Title

Indie developer and YouTube personality Jordan Maron is changing the name of his upcoming mobile game Fortress Fallout after receiving a cease-and-desist notification from Zenimax Media, the parent company behind Fallout publisher Bethesda. » 2/16/15 2:30pm 2/16/15 2:30pm

The Elder Scrolls Online MMO Log: I Suppose I Should Be Playing

In preparation for our full review of The Elder Scrolls Online, each week I'll be presenting a journal of what I've been doing in the game. Except for the previous two weeks, because those logs would have been boring. » 4/27/14 2:30pm 4/27/14 2:30pm

Elder Scrolls Online MMO Log: The World Is My Cat Box

It's been one week since I donned my tail and cat ears and began my journey into The Elder Scrolls Online, and I'm having a much better time on day seven than I did on day one. » 4/06/14 3:00pm 4/06/14 3:00pm

Doom No Longer Regulated Like Porn in Germany

When they were released in Germany, Doom and Doom 2 were immediately "indexed" into a government regulated category that includes porn. A successful appeal of that decision has them now rated for older teenagers to buy, Joystiq reports. » 8/31/11 10:00pm 8/31/11 10:00pm

Fallout: New Vegas' First Add-On Pack is an Xbox 360 Exclusive

The Xbox 360 version of Fallout: New Vegas is getting a new mission pack on Dec. 21 called Dead Money, Bethesda said today. » 11/17/10 10:20am 11/17/10 10:20am

Did The House of Fallout Just Buy *Another* Studio?

Bethesda (and parent company ZeniMax) has gone on a major shopping spree over the past few years, expanding far beyond Oblivion and Fallout, swallowing up the creators of Doom and Resident Evil. And it doesn't look like they're stopping there. » 11/03/10 10:00pm 11/03/10 10:00pm

The Man Who Made Resident Evil Is Making His Last Game

The director of great video games old (Resident Evil) and new (Vanquish) is going to get out of the business of directing games after his next unannounced title. Instead, famed creator Shinji Mikami will be focusing on things more... presidential. » 11/03/10 3:40pm 11/03/10 3:40pm

EA No Longer A Focus For id's Rage

EA's involvement with id Software's combination first-person shooter/racer Rage has come to an end, with publishing duties acquired by id's new parent company ZeniMax Media. » 12/15/09 10:40am 12/15/09 10:40am

Bethesda's Parent Captures Prey

According to official trademark assignment documents, Bethesda Softworks' parent company ZeniMax Media now owns the rights to the first-person shooter Prey, and they're filing trademarks left and right. » 9/09/09 3:20pm 9/09/09 3:20pm

But What Does John Romero Think? [Updated]

ZeniMax Media, parent company of Fallout 3 and Elder Scrolls studio Bethesda Softworks, announced today that it is purchasing legendary Doom and Wolfenstein developer id Software. What does id co-founder John Romero think? » 6/24/09 10:00pm 6/24/09 10:00pm

How Fallout 3 Is Different Than Oblivion

Oblivion had tons of girlie things for me to do. I could pick pretty flowers, collect pretty crystals and buy pretty clothes. Fallout 3 is distinctly un-pretty, but what did you expect from an irradiated post-apocalyptic Earth? The only flowers you'll find here contain death, and you can forget those fancy brocadeā€¦ » 10/01/08 11:00am 10/01/08 11:00am