In a surprise announcement, Bethesda has revealed that a standalone game called Wolfenstein: The Old Blood will be released for the PS4, Xbox One and PC through digital channels.
It’s a prequel and will cost $20. It is developed by The New Order developer MachineGames and will come out on May 5. We also have a trailer for you to enjoy which you can check out below.
Here’s the synopsis of the plot.
The year is 1946 and the Nazis are on the brink of winning World War II. In an effort to turn the tide in the Allies’ favour, B.J. Blazkowicz must embark on an epic, two-part mission deep within Bavaria. Part one of Wolfenstein: The Old Blood – Rudi Jäger and the Den of Wolves – pits BJ Blazkowicz against a maniacal prison warden as he breaks into Castle Wolfenstein in an attempt to steal the coordinates to General Deathshead’s compound. In part two – The Dark Secrets of Helga Von Schabbs – our hero’s search for the coordinates leads him to the city of Wulfburg where an obsessed Nazi archaeologist is exhuming mysterious artefacts that threaten to unleash a dark and ancient power.