Bethesda Sport Studios appear to have recommitted to a “first half of 2023” launch window for his or her long-awaited sci-fi RPG Starfield. Per VGC, this data comes from a Bethesda assist web site that went reside earlier this month. There are three different questions/solutions in regards to the sport on the positioning, however no new data – which is not bizarre contemplating, y’know, the sport’s not really out but – except for the message “Starfield arrives solely on Xbox Collection X|S and PC within the first half of 2023.”
We form of knew this was the case anyway since Xbox & Bethesda’s 2022 sport showcase final summer time featured video games coming within the subsequent 12 months. Starfield was part of that present, so it’s no shock to see extra messaging round its launch. This could depart followers elated anyway, contemplating Starfield has been a long-time coming, and we’ve not heard a lot about its launch since that showcase.
The final time we heard something about Starfield was in Bethesda’s Constellation Questions collection, the place Starfield’s lead quest designer delved into why the sport’s faction quests have been extra like Skyrim’s fairly than Fallout’s. In the meantime, a 3-hour lengthy Todd Howard interview gave us an perception into the “complicated relationships” within the sport.
Starfield was first introduced all the way in which again in 2018 earlier than touchdown on a launch date of November 2022. Starfield then noticed an indefinite delay, alongside Arkane’s vampire-huntin’ motion sport Redfall which can also be due later this 12 months.
Different video games on Microsoft’s 2023 roster embrace Minecraft Legends, a third-person technique spin-off of the long-lasting block builder, and a reboot (or possibly simply reboot in identify) of the corporate’s marque racer, Forza Motorsport. All 4 titles are set for a 2023 launch on PC, Xbox consoles, and Sport Go.