Starfield, Bethesda’s upcoming space-themed sport, might characteristic an in-game smartwatch that you just’ll be capable of get and put on in actual life, primarily based on an early copy of a guide discovered by Reddit consumer SquiddyVonn. The guide particulars the real-life watch’s features, which embrace displaying the climate and step monitoring, and it even consists of photos that give us a great have a look at the interface. It additionally reveals us that the watch is being made by a well known duplicate firm that’s labored with Bethesda prior to now.
According to “The Wand Company LPV6 Chronomark Smartwatch User Manual,” the watch will be capable of obtain forecast data from a telephone, show notifications, and present numerous units of data on a sequence of watch faces. It additionally reveals the watch’s “About” menu, which comprises the road “©2022 Bethesda Softworks, a ZeniMax Media company.”
If the title “The Wand Company” rings a bell, it could be due to its work on different replicas — taking one thing that exists in a sport, film, or TV present and making a real-life model of it’s type of its factor. The firm has made Star Trek communicator replicas that you should use to make calls (although they use a Bluetooth connection to your telephone, relatively than far-future tech) and poké ball fashions that mild up if you get your hand close to them (however that you just can not throw).
While the guide provides us a great have a look at the watch, it’s not the primary time we’ve seen it. As VGC factors out, it additionally made a short look in a behind-the-scenes video from Bethesda, which was posted in June 2021 (it’s featured proper across the 1:33 mark). The video model appears to be like just about an identical to the one seen within the guide, and the field it is available in seems to be a reproduction of a field discovered within the sport’s teaser trailer — that might be one other trace that the watch can have some form of function within the sport.
The field Bethesda reveals containing the watch in its video.
Starfield is at present slated to launch on November eleventh for the PC and Xbox Series consoles. If the watch is ready to be a part of a collector’s version, we’ll most likely hear extra about it earlier than then.