Search Results for Skyrim — 243 articles

Skyrim Moments #3: Meeting the Dark Brotherhood [Video]

The Companions, the Thieves Guild, the College of Winterhold and the Dark Companions, Skyrim’s major players and the four options you’ve got to aligned yourself with.

By Paul Younger | 15 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim contains a cute little Minecraft reference

Games that house references to other games make me feel all warm and fuzzy inside.

By Paul Younger | 15 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim Moments #2: The Labyrinth and The Blade [Video]

There is so much to do in Skyrim that we’re still surprising ourselves about what we’re finding.

By Paul Younger | 14 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim Moments #1: Battling a Dragon [Video]

Ever wondered what it would be like to go face-to-face with a dragon?

By Paul Younger | 10 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim ready to pre-load on Steam

Steam and Direct2Drive have opened the flood gates and are now allowing interested parties to download 99% of the files required to play The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

The Best Elder Scrolls So Far – The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim [Review]

We’ve seen the screenshots, watched the videos and heard the bluster – but it’s surely smoke and mirrors.

By Paul Younger | 9 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Travelogue: the locations of Skyrim

You may have noticed that the fifth installment in the Elder Scrolls series is released this week (if you haven’t, you’re extremely good at avoiding hype).

By Paul Younger | 8 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim to receive day one patch

Bethesda’s The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim will receive a day one patch on Friday, 11 November, taking it to version 1.1. 
The news was confirmed by Bethesda’s community manager Nick Breckon, who wrote on NeoGAF:
“All platforms going to 1.1 by 11/11/11… There’ll be notes when the time comes.”
We don’t know about you, but we’re pretty excited for Skyrim.

By Paul Younger | 8 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Midnight Skyrim launches confirmed for UK

Run your best wizard hat and cloak through the trouser-press, because Game is hosting some midnight Skyrim launches with added cosplay.

By Paul Younger | 7 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim’s soundtrack is enormous

As if a bloody enormous game isn’t enough, Bethesda have today revealed a four disc Skyrim soundtrack.

By Paul Younger | 3 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim Behind the Wall: The Making of Skyrim video

Bethesda has released an extended trailer for the Behind the Wall: The Making of Skyrim documentary which is available inside The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Collector’s Edition. 
The ful video contains exclusive behind-the-scenes footage, including interviews with the Bethesda Game Studios team as they take you from concept to creation and provide insights into the story, gameplay, setting, legacy of the Elder Scrolls franchise, and much more.

By Paul Younger | 1 Nov 2011 | Comments Off

Official Skyrim podcast goes live

Bethesda has released the first developer podcast for Skyrim which is due for released on 11 November.

By Paul Younger | 29 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim PC requirements; are you up for the quest?

Gather up your arms (graphics cards) and venture into the darkness (driver upgrades) to see if you can run The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on the PC.

By Paul Younger | 25 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Live action Skyrim trailer

The fifth trailer for Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has been released in it’s full live action glory.

By Paul Younger | 24 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Designing a magical world: Skyrim

Big worlds are everywhere in videogames these days. The likes of Batman: Arkham City, Saint’s Row and the Rockstar trio of Red Dead Redemption, Grand Theft Auto and L.A.

By Paul Younger | 17 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

The environments of Skyrim

New screens show off the locations we’ll be exploring next month.

By Paul Younger | 17 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim Preview: The first three hours

In Skyrim, I fought a dragon.
Prior to that I got involved in a love triangle.

By Paul Younger | 17 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim 360 Achievements revealed

Includes minor spoilers.
As per usual, Bethesda’s upcoming fantasy-RPG comes packed with 50 achievements for 1000 gamerscore on Xbox 360.

By Paul Younger | 4 Oct 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim will look better on PC, but it’s easier to build on consoles

Bethesda’s Todd Howard talks multi-platform development.
It seems that practise really does make perfect. Skyrim’s game director Todd Howard has said the game’s dev team are now “a lot more comfortable” working on consoles than they used to be given that this is their third effort with the current systems.

By Paul Younger | 28 Sep 2011 | Comments Off

The Exorcist and Wonder Woman join Skyrim cast

Max von Sydow and Lynda Carter doing voice work for Bethesda’s fantasy RPG.

By Paul Younger | 27 Sep 2011 | Comments Off

Check out the Skyrim skill tree

Prepare yourself… it’s big.
An extensive list of skills, perks and abilities have appeared on the Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim fansite following a compilation effort by players at a recent public demonstration of the upcoming RPG.

By Paul Younger | 26 Sep 2011 | Comments Off

Twenty minutes of Skyrim footage

Bethesda’s Todd Howard has been hard at work adding a voiceover to twenty minutes of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim footage that was shown behind closed doors during E3 and PAX.

By Paul Younger | 12 Sep 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim’s addtional content will be timed 360 exclusives

360 players to get the first two add-on packs 30 days before everyone else.

By Paul Younger | 26 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Same sex marriages in Skyrim

But, Bethesda don’t want to make a big deal out of it.

By Paul Younger | 25 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

New Skyrim screens give us a sense of character

15 new screens to get your loin cloth in a twist over.

By John Robertson | 24 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Skyrim collector’s edition revealed at QuakeCon

In a break between sending Minecraft developers cease and desist letters, Bethesda has revealed a collector’s edition of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

By John Robertson | 5 Aug 2011 | Comments Off

Pre-order Skyrim, get a free map

‘Real’ map to be included with all Skyrim pre-orders.
Those who pre-order their editions of Skyrim will receive a “premium quality world map” with their copy of the game.

By Paul Younger | 23 Jun 2011 | Comments Off

E3 2011: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Preview

There are few series as weirdly big as The Elder Scrolls.

By Paul Younger | 9 Jun 2011 | Comments Off

E3 2011 Must-See: Skyrim

Skyrim is one of those rare games that is as eagerly anticipated on PC as it is on consoles.

By Paul Younger | 2 Jun 2011 | Comments Off

Bethesda would ‘like to see’ Skyrim mods on consoles

Although it won’t happen on release, Bethesda have acknowledged that they want to try to bring modded content to the console versions of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

By Paul Younger | 19 Apr 2011 | Comments Off