E3 2021: Bethesda reveals new Starfield trailer and release date


Bethesda has unveiled a new trailer for their upcoming space-faring game Starfield. The trailer release was initially published in The Washington Post ahead of the Xbox/Bethesda E3 2021 Showcase. The game’s release date was also revealed in the trailer to be November 11, 2022 and is exclusive to the Xbox Series X|S and PC. Microsoft has yet to confirm if the exclusivity will be a timed one or strict to their platform.

According to the interview with Todd Howard in The Washington Post, the Starfield team is confident that they will be able to meet the release date. Starfield will also be available on Xbox Game Pass on its day one release.

 “Starfield is a next-generation role-playing game where you’ll be who you want, go where you want, experience our stories, and forge your own. More than that, Starfield is about hope, our shared humanity, and searching for the answers to life’s greatest mysteries.”

Todd Howard, Bethesda

The game is described as follows: “In this next-generation role-playing game set amongst the stars, create any character you want and explore with unparalleled freedom. Harnessing the power of next-gen technology and built on the all-new Creation Engine 2, Starfield takes you on a journey through space as you strive to answer humanity’s greatest mystery.”