Bethesda has revealed that the next saga in the adventures of B.J. Blazkowicz - Wolfenstein: The New Order - will now be launching simultaneously in North America, Europe, Australia and New Zealand on Tuesday, May 20th.
Previously slated for a May 22nd date here in Australia, the new release is a welcome change for those eager to jump back into the boots of Wolfenstein's quite fast-paced FPS combat.
Currently under development at MachineGames, Wolfenstein: The New Order, the first-person action-adventure shooter, reignites the franchisewidely recognized for pioneering the first-person shooter genre. Set in the1960s, the monstrous Nazi regime has used mysterious advanced technology to win World War II. They now rule the globe with an iron fist.Wolfenstein: The New Order sends you across Europe on a harrowing mission to bring down the Nazi war machine.
As an added bonus, anyone who goes about pre-ordering the game will be invited to access the DOOM beta with their copy of Wolfenstein: The New Order. More info on that one can be found over here
, though sadly no word yet on what exactly this new DOOM will be about. Hopefully the wait was worth it.
Wolfenstein: The New Order will be launching for PC, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One.