Unlike Fallout 76, which was also detailed on-stage at Bethesda's E3 keynote, Starfield will be a single-player game - and one that could be as epic as Bethesda's other franchises (Fallout and The Elder Scrolls) from the sounds of it. This is a console-quality game that you can actually play with one hand on your mobile device, taking on enemies with a simplified combat system while exploring the world in real-time with a few taps of the screen.
Microsoft has also bought or established five new game studios, a huge investment in new creative talent. But maybe there's the possibility of a new RPG IP on the cards?
The first person action looked just as solid as you'd expect from an id Software game, with a fun looking sci-fi grenade and a sort of ground pound special ability that you pick up towards the end of the mission. With the briefest of teasers and a familiar stirring in the audio department as a powerful choir chanted versus of power, Bethesda ended their night on the highest of notes. Ubisoft's The Division 2 has players protecting the populace of a ruined Washington DC after a pandemic destroys the United States population. In the game, some of the dungeons are handcrafted while others are procedurally generated.
The Elder Scrolls Blades announced for mobile. Absolutely nothing was revealed about the title apart from a glimpse at a vast landscape, which suggests that it's a long way from release. Their quest is to locate their father in a Nazi-occupied 1980s Paris.
Now in pre-production at Bethesda Game Studios, the acclaimed developers of Skyrim and Fallout 4. Join us and create your own today! Before you get too excited about your next adventure in Tamriel, Bethesda's Todd Howard confirmed the game would be for the next generation of consoles. There were no further details.