Starfield trailer teases over 1,000 explorable planets, flyable ships

starfield Bethesda’s ambitious new role-playing game, seems to be an amalgam of The Elder Scrolls and ambitious space games like Elite Dangerous and the Star Citizen project. In a presentation streamed live on Sunday, game director Todd Howard lifted the cover of the highly anticipated game to reveal flyable, customizable starships, as well as 100 star systems and more than 1,000 different worlds to explore.

The lengthy trailer, shown during a joint presentation with other Xbox Game Studios projects, and timed to coincide with Summer Games Fest, also shaped the game’s storyline. In the year 2330, starfieldThe players are linked with Constellation, described as “the last group of space explorers”, who search for lost artifacts of extraterrestrial origin. The cast is made up of a multigenerational, multicultural crew, and the story might also reflect on or attempt to prove the existence of true divinity.

Either way, there will be spaceships, sunsets and helpful robot mates, along with what promises to be another masterful soundtrack from Inon Zur. In the tradition of other Bethesda RPGs, starfield includes highly customizable character creation, editable weapons and weapon customizations, as well as player bases. The highlight of Sunday’s presentation, however, was the ship customization system, which includes options for multiple components from multiple manufacturers. Players can even fly in their ships and fight from the first or third person perspective.

Announced in 2018 on the right The Elder Scrolls 6starfield was originally slated to launch on November 11, 2022. Last month, that date was pushed back to the first half of 2023. The delay prompted an apology from Xbox head Phil Spencer.

“These decisions are difficult for the teams that make the games and for our fans,” Spencer wrote on social media at the time. “While I fully support giving teams time to release these great games when they are ready, we are hearing the feedback. Delivering quality and consistency is expected, we will continue to work to better meet those expectations.”

starfield launches for Windows PC and Xbox Series X, and it will be playable at launch via Xbox Game Pass.

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