Fallout, Dishonored parent company trademarks Void Engine
Name of new game engine powered by id Tech trademarked by Bethesda parent company Zenimax.
Bethesda parent company Zenimax has filed a trademark application for "Void Engine Powered by Id Tech," suggesting the company has created an all-new game engine. The news comes as the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are soon to be released, though it is unclear if the new engine is related to the next-generation systems.
The trademark application, filed November 8 with the United States Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO), covers "software game engine used to design and develop computer games," among other things. A Bethesda representative told GameSpot, "we don't really comment on trademark filings."
id Tech is the name of a series of game engines created by the Bethesda-owned id Software. The latest iteration, id Tech 5, is powering next-generation games like Wolfenstein: The New Order, The Evil Within, and Doom 4.
CBS Corp. CEO Leslie Moonves is a member of the Zenimax board of directors.
Maiden - Full Resident Evil Village Demo Resident Evil Village - Official 3rd Trailer Resident Evil Village - Official Gameplay Reveal Trailer Resident Evil Re:Verse - Official Gameplay Teaser Trailer Resident Evil 8 Village Showcase Live (January Edition) 20 PS5 & Xbox Series X/S Upgrades We NEED to See The Medium - Official "9 Uncanny Facts" Trailer Fallout New Vegas: The Frontier - Official Mod Release Trailer 8 Of Gaming’s Scariest Moments Batwoman Season 2 Episode 1 Reaction & Breakdown! The Medium - Official "What Does A Medium Do?" Gameplay Trailer Apex Legends - Official “Good as Gold” Stories From The Outlands Cinematic Trailer