Last week, Bethesda Softworks carried out the QuakeCon 2021, the new edition of its annual event where it reveals information about its games and content for them.
There were several announcements, among which the return of the classic stood out. FPS (First Person Shooter), Quake. To celebrate its 25th anniversary it was published a remastered version on Xbox One, PS4, Nintendo Switch and PC. It is also compatible with other systems.
Quake stood out a lot during QuakeCon 2021
Specifically, with PS5 and Xbox Series X | S– Native versions will be released later in the form of free updates. The same was published through Xbox Game Pass, and this service on PC also came Quake II and Quake III.
Going back to the first QuakeWhat’s new in this new version? For starters, it supports resolution 4K and wide screen. It also has better models, lighting and colors.
Confirmed: Quake is back!
This adaptation of Quake handles smoothing and depth of field. In addition to its original soundtrack, it has a theme song by Trent reznor.
Other options include local or online splitscreen cooperative multiplayer for four players, as well as eight-man battles.
In the latter case, it supports eight users through Internet or four locally. The cross-play o cross play between all platforms is enabled.
There were announcements related to Fallout 76 and Doom Eternal
In the QuakeCon 2021 there is a dedicated server for him matchmaking or online pairing. Quake will include original expansions, such as The Scourge of Armagon and Dissolution of Eternity.
But it will also have more recent ones, such as Dimension of the past from MachineGames, and Dimension of the machine. Not everything was focused on talking about this game. Deathloop too was present: Arkane lyon showed more of its multiplayer mode.
There was also advertisements related to Fallout 76 on the QuakeCon 2021. They talked about Public worlds, which is a rotating series of experiences from Fallout worlds. Each of them has its own unique twist on Appalachia.
Public worlds will be available to everyone at no cost. Another topic that was touched upon was Custom Worlds, with extensive configuration and customization options, allowing you to create truly unique in-game experiences.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim gets a new version
Fallout 76 will receive the expansion Daily Operations II, with double mutation events every other weekend, a new enemy group, three new locations, and more rewards. In the QuakeCon 2021, The Elder Scrolls Online had your space.
The DLC Waking Flame, with two new dungeons, will be out on August 23, on PC, Mac and Google Stadia, and on September 8 on consoles. The game can be tried for free until August 30.
Doom Eternal was present at the QuakeCon 2021. It was announced that the expansion The Ancient Gods – Part Two will come to the version of Nintendo switch the 26 August.
There were details of the next general update of the game, 6.66, talking about the Horde mode, information the BATTLEMODE and two new Master Levels. To end, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim he also had news. Their live concert will air on November 11.
The London Symphony Orchestra will be in charge, and can be seen from the channels in Twitch and Youtube from Bethesda Softworks. But the most important thing was The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Anniversary Edition, which comprises the full game plus three expansions.
The latter are Dawnguard, Hearthfire and Dragonborn, plus the improvements of TESV: Skyrim Special Edition. It also brings more than 500 unique pieces of content from the Creation Club.
The videos that accompany this note allow you to appreciate much of the information shared in this note during the QuakeCon 2021.
Source: Press Release.