Wolfenstein The New Order PS4 screens, Winter release date
Bethesda have announced Wolfenstein: The New Order. Sweden-based MachineGames, established by ex-members of Starbreeze Studios will be developing the game, described as “A new chapter for this celebrated franchise”.
Wolfenstein: The New Order announced for PS3
The new game is penciled in for a “Q4 2013″ release date so lets say Winter to round things up. The press release mentions PS3 and “next generation consoles”, so PS4 , then. Creative director at MachineGames, Jens Matthies had this to say: “We are excited to bring a new chapter of Wolfenstein to gamers everywhere. 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.”
Here’s the full press release:
BETHESDA SOFTWORKS ANNOUNCES
WOLFENSTEIN: THE NEW ORDER
MachineGames Forges A New Chapter For This Celebrated Franchise
May 7, 2013 (London, UK) – Bethesda Softworks®, a ZeniMax® Media company, today announced a new title, Wolfenstein®: The New OrderTM, 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 popularise 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.
“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.”
Update 28th May
Here are some nice looking screenshots for Wolfenstein The New Order which is heading to PS4 and PS3. Key words here: big angry robots, huge guns. This new installment sees William B.J. Blazkowicz returning but this time in a 60s set alternate universe where [insert deep b-movie voice] Nazis rule the world.