Wednesday, November 14, 2018

The Controversy Over Bethesda's 'Game Engine' Is Misguided

Methinks this is much ado about nothing.

This morning, news headlines and YouTube videos across the internet declared that Bethesda will not change engines for the upcoming games Starfield and The Elder Scrolls VI, setting off a wave of outrage that’s become oh-so-common in the world of video games. This story, however, is misleading, based mostly on speculation and widespread lack understanding of what a “game engine” actually is.