THE Wolfenstein series is one of the most popular and longest-running first-person shooter games of all time.
If you’re new to the series or a long-time fan looking to relive the glory days – here’s everything you need to know about the Wolfenstein games series.
Wolfenstein games release order
Wolfenstein is a series of games that takes players back to World War II, fighting the Nazi battalions.
The narrative sees the primary character William “B.J.” Blazkowicz – an army captain fight his way through the series in a mission to defeat the Axis powers.
Here’s the Wolfenstein games release order over the past few decades.
- Castle Wolfenstein (1981)
- Beyond Castle Wolfenstein (1984)
- Wolfenstein 3D (1992)
- Return to Castle Wolfenstein (2001)
- Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory (2003)
- Wolfenstein RPG (2008)
- Wolfenstein (2009)
- Wolfenstein: The New Order (2014)
- Wolfenstein: The Old Blood (2015)
- Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus (2017)
- Wolfenstein: Youngblood (2019)
- Wolfenstein: Cyberpilot (2019)
Wolfenstein takes players on a battle through World War II
Fans of Wolfenstein may also be aware of Voxelstein 3D – an FPS game inspired by Wolfenstein 3D.
Voxelstein 3D is an FPS game inspired by Wolfenstein 3D.
Wolfenstein timeline order
If you’re wanting to play Wolfenstein in timeline order with a well-flowing narrative – then you should know there are two different timelines.
The first is the classic timeline, which was later followed by the New order – an alternate history in which Axis powers won World War II.
However, as the series underwent a number of changes and the storyline expanded – it can be quite tricky to connect the dots.
But don’t worry – here’s how to play Wolfenstein from the classic timeline to New order.
This timeline revolves around the primary character taking part in a mission to assassinate Adolf Hitler – and was arguably one of the most influential game series of all times.
- Castle Wolfenstein
- Beyond Castle Wolfenstein
- Wolfenstein 3D
- Return to Castle Wolfenstein
New order timeline
This timeline is set in an alternate world, which is ruled by the forces of Nazi Germany – and it’s up to Blackowicz to defeat them all.
- Wolfenstein: The New Order
- Wolfenstein: The Old Blood
- Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus
- Wolfenstein: Cyberpilot
- Wolfenstein: Youngblood
Games can be played on a variety of consoles – including PlayStation, Windows and Xbox.
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