The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim News (PC)

E3 2011: Skyrim has 'hundreds of hours' of content, 70 actors

Posted: 08.06.2011 by Technet2k

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Lead producer Craig Lafferty of Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim has revealed that the main quest line in the RPG is "30 hours or so," and the world explorable from the start.

He estimates the additional content, like side questing and dungeon exploring, is worth about "two to three hundred hours" more. Skyrim has 70 voice over actors.

New Skyrim info revealed

Posted: 06.06.2011 by JonahFalcon

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New The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim details have been revealed in the latest issue of Official PlayStation Magazine. The new info deals with the game’s dragons, dragon shouts, dialogue and travel options, as well as horses and the revamped city guard.

The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion getting '5th Anniversary Edition'

Posted: 23.05.2011 by Technet2k

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Bethesda are celebrating the 5th anniversary of The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion with a special re-release for Xbox 360, PS3 and PC next month. Coupons!

This '5th Anniversary Edition' features Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion GOTY, Collector's Edition content and a $10 off coupon for Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

Bethesda would "like to see" PC Skyrim mods on the consoles

Posted: 21.04.2011 by Technet2k

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Todd Howard of Bethesda has said they hope it will be possible for the PC mod community to get their hard work onto Xbox 360 and PS3's Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

The studio big wig adds that "it works, it's how we made the game." Others have tried getting mods supported for console versions but certification stood in the way.

Howard: Skyrim "mostly a DirectX 9 game", could expand DX11?

Posted: 20.04.2011 by Technet2k

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Bethesda's Todd Howard has clarified earlier statements by adding that the Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim team "aren't taking advantage" of DirectX 11's full suite.

It's "mostly a DirectX 9 game in terms" of shaders, he said, but that "doesn't mean" they won't beef it up with DirectX 11 tech later. Already have "gains" from it.