Bethesda lately introduced that MachineGames, the studio finest recognized for the Wolfenstein collection, can be engaged on a brand new Indiana Jones game. Nonetheless, Todd Howard, director and govt producer at Bethesda Recreation Studios, may also head the challenge.
The announcement of Howard’s involvement led many to take a position that the event of The Elder Scrolls 6 and Starfield might be affected, as Howard is directing each titles, and likewise govt producing the upcoming Fallout TV show.
Fortunately that received’t be the case, in keeping with Bethesda Vice President Pete Hines. Hines confirmed on Twitter that though Todd Howard definitely has his palms full, his “important focus stays on directing the upcoming TES6 video games”.
Todd is at the moment EP on many BGS and different initiatives, such because the Fallout TV present. His important focus stays Directing the upcoming Starfield and TES6 video games, which are not affected by at present’s information.January 12, 2021
All three video games aren’t anticipated till at the least 2022, with Indiana Jones specifically more likely to be a 2023 title at finest.
Ever since Microsoft’s acquisition of Bethesda, hypothesis has continued over which titles can be unique to Xbox Series X, together with The Elder Scrolls 6 and Starfield. The writer’s library of video games have slowly made their method to Xbox Game Pass, with The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, Fallout four and Doom Eternal all obtainable to subscribers.
‘Higher or finest’ on Xbox
Whereas Microsoft is taking part in it coy over any exclusivity offers, having all three titles solely on Xbox (and PC little question) can be an enormous boon for the corporate, notably when attempting to compete towards Sony’s wave of compelling PlayStation exclusives.
Xbox head Phil Spencer has beforehand stated that Bethesda’s games will likely get preferential treatment, and are going to be “both first or higher or finest” on Xbox Collection X and PC, however Spencer refused to announce that they’d be “pulling content material from platforms someway”.