Bethesda Softworks have just announced a new title, Wolfenstein: The New Order, an action-adventure shooter slated for release in Q4 2013. The game is being developed by MachineGames, a studio comprised of seasoned developers who have created The Darkness and The Chronicles of Riddick: Escape from Butcher Bay.

Wolfenstein has been widely credited for helping establish and popularise the first-person shooter genre, and Wolfenstein: The New Order is a reimagining of this franchise that promises to deliver a gripping and dramatic experience.  The game is developed on id Software’s revolutionary id Tech 5 technology.


“We are excited to bring a new chapter of Wolfenstein to gamers everywhere ,” said Jens Matthies, creative director at MachineGames. “As fans of the series, working on this game is an honor, and our team is driven to create an unforgettable action-adventure experience that will make FPS fans proud.”

Wolfenstein: The New Order is scheduled for release on Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC, and next generation consoles.