Bethesda have been embracing virtual reality (VR) in a big way recently, with ambitions of bringing three of its biggest franchise names into VR, with news of The Elder Scrolls VR: Skyrim VR and DOOM VFR breaking at E3 this year. Bethesda have now announced the official release dates for its three upcoming VR titles.
The release dates for The Elder Scrolls VR: Skyrim VR, Fallout 4 VR and DOOM VFR were revealed as part of the announcements for the schedule of the upcoming QuakeCon event, an annual celebration of one of the most successful arena shooters ever made. QuakeCon is host to the Quake World Championships, which this year will have a prize pool of $1 million (USD). The Elder Scrolls VR: Skyrim VR, Fallout 4 VR and DOOM VFR will all be available to play for attendees at QuakeCon, along with other Bethesda titles such as Dishonored: Death of the Outsider and The Evil Within 2.
The release dates for the three Bethesda VR titles is as follows:
- The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR: November 17 for PlayStation VR (PlayStation 4)
- DOOM VFR: December 1 for PlayStation VR(PlayStation 4), HTC VIVE (PC)
- Fallout 4 VR: December 12 for HTC VIVE (PC)
QuakeCon is due to take place on 24th-27th August at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Centre in Dallas, Texas. Further details can be found on the QuakeCon website.
A price point for the three titles has not yet been confirmed.
VRFocus will bring you further information on Bethesda’s VR projects as it becomes available.