Bethesda Reveals QuakeCon Plans for DOOM Eternal, Fallout 76, and More

Bethesda has finally lifted the curtain on just what fans can expect this year from QuakeCon 2018.

on July 23, 2018 12:23 PM

With QuakeCon 2018 rapidly approaching from August 9-12, Bethesda today has revealed more details on just what those who are attending the conference and those who will be watching from home can expect.

To kick things off on Friday, August 10 at 12:00 EST, QuakeCon’s keynote address will take place and will feature updates on Quake Champions, RAGE 2, and The Elder Scrolls Online. Additionally, Marty Stratton and Hugo Martin from id Software will also take the stage to debut the first gameplay footage of DOOM Eternal, as was promised back at E3.

The following day, Saturday, August 11 at 12:00 EST, Bethesda Game Studios’ Todd Howard will be hosting a panel dedicated to this Fall’s release of Fallout 76. Howard and others from BGS will reveal more information on the character systems and perks found in Fallout 76 while also giving fans a chance to ask the team questions.

As for other events slated to take place over the course of the weekend, from August 9-10 The Elder Scrolls: Legends will be hosting a tournament with players vying for a $50,000 prize pool. Additionally, Quake Champions will also be hosting its own 2v2 tournament with $175,000 on the line in a prize pool as well. Lastly, a variety of other official and community-led panels will be present at the show and will relate to Bethesda titles like RAGE 2PreyDOOM Eternal, and Quake Champions.

If you can’t make it to QuakeCon next month, then fear not — almost all of these panels and events will be able to be viewed via Twitch. On the other hand, if you’re trying to attend QuakeCon for yourself, then tickets are still readily available. You can head here to register for the convention right now.

 /  Staff Writer
Logan Moore is a Staff Writer at DualShockers located out of Indianapolis. He is also an audio and video production student at IUPUI who spends his free time podcasting at Model Citizens Media or micro-managing his fantasy baseball team.