The biggest news of the morning comes straight from the heroes/heroines at Bethesda who have announced that pre-ordering their latest venture in the Wolfenstein
franchise, Wolfenstein: The New Order
, will net gamers access to a beta for their upcoming Doom
release. While details on this new Doom
are scant at this time, Bethesda has said that an insert will be included inside boxed copies of Wolfenstein: The New Order
. The insert will include a key code along with redemption instructions. No further details were given as to the time of the beta, but Bethesda did say the following:
Prior to the start of the DOOM beta, you will be contacted at the email address provided during the code redemption process. At that time, we will provide additional information on timing, available options, and other important news and information. Beta timing and platform options are subject to Bethesda Softworks’ discretion.
For full details on the Doom
beta, be sure to check out the Wolfenstein website
Rapidly shifting back to Wolfenstein: The New Order
, Bethesda has also released a new trailer.
Wolfenstein: The New Order
is set for a May 20th release in North America and a May 23rd release in Europe for both the Xbox 360 and the Xbox One.