It’s solely been hours since Microsoft launched that it acquired ZeniMax Media – bringing Bethesda and Obsidian into the similar firm fold – and followers are already asking for them to collaborate on Fallout: New Vegas 2.You possibly can be questioning why that’s unexpectedly a threat when the first New Vegas sport obtained right here out almost a decade previously. It’s on account of Microsoft announced today that it had acquired ZeniMax Media, the mom or father agency to Bethesda Softworks. Fallout: New Vegas was a Fallout sport printed by Bethesda, nevertheless developed by Obsidian (itself purchased by Microsoft in 2018).

With every Bethesda and Obsidian now beneath the Xbox umbrella, followers are starting to essentially really feel the potential for a sequel to the beloved Fallout sport and Obsidian seemingly has no problem teasing.

As you’ll have the ability to see throughout the tweet above, when anyone tagged Obsidian in a tweet proper now and requested if Fallout: New Vegas 2 is a “legit threat now,” the studio responded with the playful shoulder shrug emoji. In any case, this doesn’t affirm one thing apart from Obsidian playfully acknowledging the idea of a collaboration.

Nonetheless that straightforward tweet has already garnered upwards of 16,000 retweets, and followers are letting their imaginations run wild:

Solely time will inform if one thing comes of the company’s newfound connection – and it’ll attainable be a extremely very very long time. Obsidian’s fingers are pretty full correct now, considering they nonetheless have Outer Worlds DLC, backyard-survival sim Grounded and (terribly Bethesda-like) fantasy RPG Avowed in progress.For further Fallout: New Vegas, study regarding the best Fallout stories we count on must be instructed in Amazon’s new Fallout show after which study why we count on Fallout: New Vegas is one of the best games of the past decade. Ensure you strive our video explaining every IGN Fallout review ever after that.

Wesley LeBlanc is a contract data creator and data maker for IGN. You might adjust to him on Twitter @LeBlancWes.


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