October 12, 2001 - Rockville, MD - Bethesda Softworks, a ZeniMax Media
company, announced today that the highly anticipated role-playing game The
Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind™ will be released in Spring 2002. Custom
designed for both PC CD-ROM and the Xbox™ video game system from Microsoft,
the title offers unequaled graphics, hours of engrossing gameplay, an epic
tale of adventure and intrigue, as well as a unique game editor that allows
PC players to customize and share the title's immersive experience with
Morrowind is the sequel to Bethesda's award-winning titles Arena and
Daggerfall, regarded as two of the most intricate and compelling
role-playing games ever released. The company has captured the best of
previous Elder Scrolls games in creating Morrowind, combining the elements
that have made the series a classic among core gamers with the latest in 3D
graphics and AI technology.
"The development team is grateful for the fans' tremendous interest in the
game and the series as a whole. We look forward to shipping a product that
truly pushes the envelope in terms of the breadth of gameplay and stunning
3D graphics," said Vlatko Andonov, President, Bethesda Softworks.
For more information on Morrowind, visit the official Elder Scrolls Web site
Bethesda Softworks Inc. is a ZeniMax Media company. The Elder Scrolls,
Morrowind, Daggerfall, Arena, Bethesda Softworks and ZeniMax are registered
trademarks or trademarks of ZeniMax Media Inc. Xbox and Microsoft are
registered trademarks of Microsoft Corp. All rights reserved.