We lastly bought our first have a look at Bethesda’s upcoming sci-fi RPG Starfield on the Xbox and Bethesda Video games Showcase, and the scope is as large as anticipated, perhaps much more. Based on director Todd Howard, there are over 1,000 planets gamers can totally discover.
In a preview of how area exploration works in Starfield, Howard selected the planet Jemison. Gamers can both land within the metropolis of New Atlantis, “however you too can land and discover anyplace on the planet.” Howard then zoomed out and confirmed off how huge this planet is.
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However it’s not only one planet. “From barren however resource-heavy ice balls, to Goldilocks planets with life. And never simply this method, however over 100 techniques – over 1,000 planets, all open so that you can discover.”
Alongside the planet exploration, Howard confirmed off fight and character creation in Starfield. Gamers can create a novel character with a tailor-made backstory and it’ll all culminate in a novel RPG journey.
Whereas we have seen glimpses of Starfield earlier than, that is one of the best have a look at Bethesda’s long-in-development RPG, together with in-game video. There will likely be u7nique planets, ship customization and fight, distinctive creatures, and way more.
Starfield was initially set to launch this November however was delayed to the primary half of 2023.
Alongside the brand new have a look at Starfield, Xbox introduced a brand new partnership with Hideo Kojima on a brand new recreation. For every part introduced on the Xbox Bethesda Sport Showcase, examine right here.
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