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The best Bethesda games for PC gamers
By Sam Jones - 29th Sep 2020Games
Legendary games to add to your library
Fancy adding some award-winning, critically-acclaimed AAA titles from one of the world's leading publishers to your library - of course you do!
From post-apocalyptic and fantasy exploration to all-out gun fights with mechanical beasts and demonic creatures, there's something for everyone from Bethesda's strong roster.
With plenty of legendary franchises to choose from, we've selected a few of our top picks that you should check out from the Bethesda line-up.
A pioneer of the first-person shooter genre, and back with a bang for a modern generation of gamers, DOOM lays it on thick when it comes to relentless demons and destructive weaponry.
The Union Aerospace Corporation’s massive research facility on Mars is overwhelmed by fierce and powerful demons, and only one person stands between their world and ours. As the lone DOOM Marine, you’ve been activated to do one thing – kill them all.
Fallout 4 Game of the Year Edition
Experience the winner of more than 200 “Best Of” awards – including the 2016 BAFTA and 2016 D.I.C.E. Game of the Year – alongside a huge roster of added content with the open-world RPG Fallout 4 Game of the Year Edition.
As the sole survivor of Vault 111, players enter a world destroyed by nuclear war - where every second is a fight for survival, and every choice is yours. Only you can rebuild and determine the fate of the Wasteland.
Build a brighter future underground with the all-new Vault-Tec Workshop. Create a massive Vault and attract new Dwellers using pre-war industrial kits complete with retro-nostalgic furniture, lighting, and art!
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition
Winner of more than 200 Game of the Year Awards, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim brings the epic fantasy to life in stunning detail. The Special Edition includes the critically acclaimed game and add-ons with all-new features including remastered art and effects, volumetric god rays, dynamic depth of field, screen-space reflections, and more. Skyrim Special Edition also brings the full power of mods to the Steam PC.
Experience new quests, environments, characters, dialogue, armor, weapons and more – there are no limits to what you can achieve in this beautifully constructed world.
A space sci-fi thriller awaits in horror FPS Prey, in which players must explore a space station that has been overrun by hostile aliens. Dive deep into the dark secrets of Talos I as well as your own past, and survive using your wits, weapons, and mind-bending abilities.
Gain alien abilities to develop a distinct combination of powers and upgrade your unique skills. Craft increasingly useful items with the blueprints, gadgets and tools on board the station to overcome dangerous obstacles in your way.
Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus - Digital Deluxe Edition
What if the Germans succeeded in World War conflict against the US and built a mechanical army? Well, you're about to find out in Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus.
In an exhilarating adventure, brought to life by the industry-leading id Tech 6 game engine, players must embark on a missions in German-controlled America to recruit the boldest resistance leaders left. Fight the enemy in iconic locations such as small-town Roswell, New Mexico, the bayous and boulevards of New Orleans, and a post-nuclear Manhattan.
Equip an arsenal of bad ass guns, and unleash new abilities to blast your way through legions of advanced and über soldiers in this definitive first-person shooter.
Plus, gamers can up the FPS action to new level by purchasing the Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus - Digital Deluxe Edition, which includes all of the Season Pass content.
Developed by id Software, DOOM Eternal is the direct sequel to DOOM, winner of The Game Awards’ Best Action Game of 2016. With this Bethesda PC key, you'll experience the ultimate combination of speed and power as you rip-and-tear your way across dimensions with the next leap in push-forward, first-person combat.
Powered by idTech 7 and set to an all-new pulse-pounding soundtrack composed by Mick Gordon, DOOM Eternal puts you in control of the unstoppable DOOM Slayer as you blow apart new and classic demons with powerful weapons in unbelievable and never-before-seen worlds.
As the DOOM Slayer, you return to find Earth has suffered a demonic invasion. Raze Hell and discover the Slayer’s origins and his enduring mission to rip and tear…until it is done. Stop supreme leader Khan Maykr and the Hell Priests at all cost!
In first-person stealth action Dishonored 2, you play your way in a world where mysticism and industry collide. Will you choose to play as Empress Emily Kaldwin or the royal protector, Corvo Attano?
Will you make your way through the game unseen, make full use of its brutal combat system, or use a blend of both - and how will you combine your character's unique set of powers, weapons and gadgets to eliminate your enemies? The story responds to your choices, leading to intriguing outcomes, as you play through each of the game's hand-crafted missions.
Advanced bonecharm crafting and all-new upgrade trees allow you to customize your powers in vastly different ways. Become a living shadow to silently stalk your targets, link enemies so they share a common fate, or mesmerize your foes and dominate their minds.
Choose from nearly infinite combinations of violence, nonlethal combat, powers and weapons to accomplish your objectives.
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