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 longtime fan looking to relive the glory days, here’s everything you need to know about the Wolfenstein game series.
Release order of Wolfenstein games
Wolfenstein is a series of games that takes players back to World War II and fights the Nazi battalions.
In the narrative, main character William “BJ” Blazkowicz – an army captain – fights through the series to defeat the Axis powers.
Here is the release order of Wolfenstein games over the last few decades.
- Wolfenstein Castle (1981)
- Beyond Castle Wolfenstein (1984)
- Wolfstein 3D (1992)
- Return to Castle Wolfenstein (2001)
- Wolfenstein: Enemy Territory (2003)
- Wolfenstein RPG (2008)
- Wolfstein (2009)
- Wolfenstein: The New Order (2014)
- Wolfenstein: The Old Blood (2015)
- Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus (2017)
- Wolfenstein: Youngblood (2019)
- Wolfenstein: Cyber Pilot (2019)
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Order of the Wolfenstein timeline
If you want to play Wolfenstein in time order with a narrative that flows well, you should know that there are two different timelines.
The first is the classic timeline, which was later followed by the New Order – an alternate history in which the Axis powers won World War II.
However, as the series has undergone a number of changes and the storyline has expanded, it can be quite difficult 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 main character taking part in a mission to assassinate Adolf Hitler – and was arguably one of the most influential game series of all time.
- Wolfenstein Castle
- Beyond Wolfenstein Castle
- Wolfenstein 3D
- Return to Castle Wolfenstein
New order schedule
This timeline is set in an alternate world 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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