1. AlphaAtlas

    Bethesda is Working on a New Fallout 76 PVP Mode

    Fallout 76 may have had a rocky launch, but Bethesda seems committed to supporting the game going forward. On the "Inside the Vault" blog, Bethesda detailed a number of fixes and tweaks that are coming in January. Bethesda also promised to offer more detailed patch notes. Starting in 2019, they...
  2. AlphaAtlas

    ZeniMax Settles with Facebook in Oculus Lawsuit

    Gamesindustry.biz reports that ZeniMax and Facebook have finally settled their long-running lawsuit over Oculus technology. As a reminder, the trouble started when John Carmack left ID for Oculus in 2013. ZeniMax sued shortly after that, claiming that Carmack and Oculus stole some of ID's...
  3. AlphaAtlas

    Fallout 76 Beta Dates Announced

    Fallout 76 just got a release date for the game's "Break-it Early Test Application", or B.E.T.A for short. Xbox One users can jump in on October 23rd, while everyone else will have to wait another week. Bethesda posted instructions for applying to the beta, along with other pertinent...
  4. AlphaAtlas

    Bethesda Confirms that Fallout 76 Won't Launch With Crossplay

    In June, Bethesda implied that Sony was partially responsible for the lack of cross platform support in Fallout 76. However, after Sony reversed their stance, fans started to wonder if crossplay would come to the game after all. In a tweet, Pete Hines confirmed that Fallout 76 isn't getting...
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    Facebook Payout in ZeniMax Suit Cut in Half

    In the latest, and likely final development in the ongoing battle between ZeniMax and Facebook in which ZeniMax claimed that Oculus software contained stolen code. The $500 million payout that was awarded to ZeniMax in February 2017 has been cut in half according to an article on Bloomberg...
  6. cageymaru

    John Carmack Sues Zenimax for Sale of ID Software

    The Zenimax vs Carmack saga rolls on as John Carmack was denied the right to receive the remaining $22.5 million in cash owed to him for the sale of id Software to Zenimax in 2009 or convert it to Zenimax stock according to a legal challenge filed in Dallas, TX court on March 7, 2017. Zenimax...
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    Zenimax Seeks Injuction for Oculus Rift SDK

    Saw t his over at RPS https://www.rockpapershotgun.com/2017/02/27/zenimax-oculus-rift-sdk-injunction/#more-431823 Was waiting for something like this, very interesting they are seeking an injunction for the SDK and not the Rift headset itself.. Which really brings to light the real issue...
  8. cageymaru

    ZeniMax Files for Injunction Over Oculus Code

    Zenimax has filed an injunction to block sales of Oculus Rift licensed hardware and software that contains disputed code from an earlier lawsuit and subsequent trial. Earlier this year Zenimax was successful in pursuing charges against Oculus that they infringed upon their software and Oculus...
  9. cageymaru

    ZeniMax acquires VR specialists Escalation Studios

    Zenimax has acquired Escalation Studios which specializes in VR, PC, mobile, and console gaming. Escalation Studios was contracted to create the wildly popular SnapMap editor in the 2016 Doom game by ID Software. Zenimax, which is the parent company of Bethesda Softworks, will put the new...
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    Oculs vs Zenimax Trial This week?

    Anyone heard anything or any news about their trial this week? Its in Dallas I believe - Kyle you going down to watch?
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    Zenimax vs Oculus? Any news

    has there been any news in the zenimax vs oculus case? It was reported but the. Pretty much fell off the map. Did they settle or did they have a trial yet?
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    ZeniMax Versus Oculus Heats Up

    Whoa, after months of hearing nothing about this lawsuit, a simple amendment just made things really interesting again. ZeniMax is now calling John Carmack a thief and, for good measure, the lawsuit also says Palmer Luckey is taking credit for ZeniMax's work. “Instead of complying with his...