As mentioned, Microsoft has announced a round table event with Bethesda as the protagonist. While it won’t be a big event with game announcements, those in Redmond will introduce their new development teams, after to approve the purchase operation.
Unless you’ve been living in a bunker lately, you already know that Microsoft bought Bethesda and its development teams a few months ago, for an astronomical $ 7.5 billion. After a legal process, the European Union finally approved the purchase operation, despite the controversy surrounding a collective complaint for a Fallout 4 DLC.
Today at 19:00 hours (in Spain) we can see this Xbox and Bethesda Roundtable Event, which can be followed live from the Xbox YouTube channel. Of course, it controls the hype, because executives of both companies have already revealed that no new games will be announced or details will be given about The Elder Scrolls 6 or the new Indiana Jones game.
Even so, Microsoft is expected to detail aspects such as the exclusivity of the new Bethesda games, possible new projects, new games that come to Game Pass, and others. We detail everything you need to know about the Xbox and Bethesda roundtable.
Xbox event time with Bethesda and where to watch it
Bethesda and Microsoft roundtable to begin Today, March 11, at 7:00 p.m. in Spain. Live content has been shared, which will begin at the indicated time, where we can see the news from both companies.
We leave you inserted the video to follow the event live. Apparently Microsoft will launch a promotional video with the main Bethesda games, as well as excerpts from interviews and statements from directors of the new Xbox studios.
What to expect from the event
As you have already made clear Aaron Greenberg and the manager Pete Hines from Bethesda, this will not be the big event we were hoping for, according to rumors. There will be an event focused on videogames, but this will be a round table where the future of Bethesda will be discussed and what does this union with Xbox mean.
”Please note that this NOT FOCUSED ON NEWS / DISCLOSURESrather, it’s a great opportunity to learn more about Bethesda teams and development teams.” Aaron Greenberg declared on social media.
Get to know some of the faces behind the Bethesda games and studios you know and love in our roundtable discussion with @Xbox – 1pm ET today on Bethesda (and Xbox) YouTube channel: https://t.co/2wd4eSO9XR pic.twitter.com/UnNJ2YSeE5
– Pete Hines (@DCDeacon) March 11, 2021
Although we will not see news about a new Fallout game, or details of Starfield or The Elder Scrolls 6, we will New Bethesda titles likely to be announced for Xbox Game Pass. Currently, Doom Eternal, Fallout New Vegas, or Fallout 76 are available.
In summary, this event will be a presentation in a big way, as a product of the materialization of Bethesda within the organization chart of Xbox Game Studios. It is expected, yes, that in the coming months we will have an event focused on new announcements.
New games for Game Pass? Exclusiveness?
Microsoft has made it clear that Bethesda games will not be announced, nor will new details of projects already underway. However, this does not mean that uncover clues about the roadmap the company will follow hereinafter.
We already told you yesterday that a rumor pointed to the incorporation of The Evil Within in Xbox Game Pass, and perhaps it will come true in today’s event. It is possible that titles of Fallout, The Elder Scrolls, Dishonored, Doom, Wolfenstein and others join the service.
Another important point that can be clarified today is the exclusivity of new Bethesda games. The other day, Microsoft confirmed that Bethesda would develop exclusive games for Xbox Series X | S and Windows 10, but there are some doubts regarding sagas like Fallout or The Elder Scrolls.
Either way, from 7:00 p.m. Today we will leave doubts. Or maybe not, who knows, but what is clear is that we will meet the new development teams of ZeniMax (Bethesda), as part of Microsoft Xbox.