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New Limits Placed On Console Skyrim Mods

by Peter Paltridgeon February 14, 2017
Last year we embarked on the bold experiment of allowing modifications to Bethesda games on consoles. Sony said no, until Microsoft said yes — then Sony said yes with some conditions. While the XBox version was more lenient, both machines imposed limits on what you can do, making the PC still the top choice for […]

Morrowind Expansion Coming To Elder Scrolls Online

by Peter Paltridgeon January 31, 2017
Earlier in the month, curious pokers inspecting the code of Elder Scrolls Online found what appeared to be data suggesting the future addition of Morrowind, the land of Elder Scrolls 3. Today we can confirm they were right. During the big announcement stream mentioned in the previous article, ZeniMax Online Studios revealed a Morrowind expansion […]

Elder Scrolls Online May Be Getting Vvardenfell Soon

by Peter Paltridgeon January 9, 2017
An Elder Scrolls Online fan has gone datamining through the latest version of the game and believes he knows what region Bethesda is going to be adding next: Vvardenfell from Elder Scrolls Morrowind. Redditor “FloorBelow” has found tilesets within the code for Hiaalu, Redoran, Telvanni, Vivec and Molag Mar, as well as data for Dwemer […]
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Bethesda Loves The Nintendo Switch

by Peter Paltridgeon November 22, 2016
Even though Skyrim was prominently displayed as one of the games running on Nintendo’s Switch during their introductory trailer, Bethesda has yet to officially announce the game is coming to Switch. It is extremely obvious, however. Not only have we already seen Skyrim running on it (provided that wasn’t just digital trickery), but Todd Howard, […]

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Skyrim’s Mod Support On PS4 Is A Letdown

by Peter Paltridgeon October 31, 2016
If you’re just now joining us, here’s a recap: Skyrim Special Edition was announced for consoles and the PC. Then the surprise announcement was made that the XBox One version would support mods, just like the PC version does. All heads then shifted to Sony to see how they’d react, and at first the answer […]
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Fix On The Way For Skyrim’s Compressed Audio

by Peter Paltridgeon October 30, 2016
Those who have been playing the newly-released Skyrim Special Edition with headphones on the PC may have noticed some sound effects seem more janky than usual. After multiple users confirmed on Reddit they had the same problem, user LasurArkinshade looked into the code and found that, for an unknown reason, the sound files in the […]

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Skyrim Is Going Portable On Nintendo Switch

by Peter Paltridgeon October 20, 2016
Nintendo revealed its newest console this morning: the Nintendo Switch. Proving the rumors true, the Switch is a combination home console and handheld that features a detachable screen, and controllers that detach from that. A lineup of previously unrevealed games was shown on various screens while the usual gang of models frolicked and pretended to […]
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Elder Scrolls Online Gets Into The Halloween Spirit

by Peter Paltridgeon October 14, 2016
Elder Scrolls Online has just introduced its first holiday-themed event: The Witches Festival. Tamriel’s ancient autumn tradition, The Witches Festival, arrives on the 13th of Frostfall (October 13th), and so begins an annual clash of sorcery and religion. For the remainder of the month, demonologists, conjurors, lamias, warlocks, and thaumaturgists will convene in secret locations […]

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Here’s The System Requirements When Skyrim Upgrades

by Peter Paltridgeon October 11, 2016
Later this month Bethesda will release the Special Edition of Skyrim featuring updated visuals taking advantage of the improved horsepower of the average chipset since 2011. And it being five years later, running the new version of the game is going to take a stronger PC. If you own the basic game and all the […]
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Mod Support IS Coming to PS4 Skyrim After All

by Peter Paltridgeon October 6, 2016
First bethesda announced their current console versions of Skyrim and Fallout 4 would be supporting fan mods. Then Sony said “not so fast, we aren’t quite comfortable with that” and forbade the planned feature. As of today you can mod Skyrim and Fallout’s Xbox One versions to your heart’s content, but not the PS4’s. And […]