The acquisition brings eight new studios below Microsoft possession—together with Bethesda Sport Studios, id Software program, ZeniMax On-line Studios, Arkane Studios, MachineGames, Tango Gameworks, Alpha Canine Studios, and Roundhouse Studios—and a plethora of widespread IP together with DOOM, The Elder Scrolls, Fallout, and extra.
“With the addition of the Bethesda artistic groups, players ought to know that Xbox consoles, PC, and Sport Move would be the greatest place to expertise new Bethesda video games, together with some new titles sooner or later that shall be unique to Xbox and PC gamers,” head of Xbox Phil Spencer mentioned in an Xbox Wire post.
“As we shared beforehand, it’s vitally necessary that Bethesda continues making video games the way in which it all the time has. We stay up for empowering Bethesda’s artistic groups to succeed in much more gamers all over the world, serving to make future Bethesda titles the most important and hottest video games of their historical past. Xbox and Bethesda have lengthy shared a typical imaginative and prescient for the way forward for gaming. Each as followers and as creators, Bethesda understands the potential of Xbox Sport Move.”
Microsoft will share extra about what is going to come subsequent for its groups later in 2021. Within the meantime, extra Bethesda Softworks video games are coming to Xbox Sport Move later this week. Extra particulars shall be introduced quickly.
Bethesda Softworks additionally revealed its own blog post and a video celebrating its new dwelling at Microsoft.