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Elder Scrolls IV

Canceled Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion PSP footage surfaces

Some time ago, Bethesda had planned a PSP edition of Elder Scrolls IV. It was going to be part of the "Travels" series, but it simply wasn't meant to be, and was canned. Today, new footage and information has arrived that explains exactly w...   read

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Weekend Deals: Total Warhammer and Bethesda games

We're almost exactly a month out from the release of Total War: Warhammer from Creative Assembly (published by Sega) and the deals are looking better. This weekend, Green Man Gaming is running a 25 percent off deal on the Steam ve...   read

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The Elder Scrolls: Legends is a brown, clunky, cash-in of a card game

Bethesda seems to be on a streak of trying to cash-in on already saturated markets. First it was The Elders Scrolls Online, and now it's the Hearthstone-like card game, The Elder Scrolls: Legends. Publishers can't help but see the amou...   read

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The Elder Scrolls: Legends is rolling out its PC beta

That free-to-play strategy card game based on The Elder Scrolls? Still happening. Leading into PAX East this weekend, where The Elder Scrolls: Legends will be playable at booth #8021, Bethesda Softworks and Dire Wolf Digital have begun tak...   read

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This massive Skyrim mod took more than three years to develop

Looking for a reason to dust off your copy of Skyrim? Holds: The City Overhaul might be the excuse you're looking for. This gigantic mod (a 4 GB download) took its creator Galandil more than three years to put together. Why so long? Because...   read

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Oblivion 10th anniversary

Oblivion is ten years old today

When I heard that this weekend would mark the tenth anniversary since the launch of The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, I thought two things. One, “Holy shit, it's been ten years since Oblivion came out?” Two, “Holy shit, it's...   read

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That impressive Morrowind mod for Skyrim is coming along

Even if a game doesn't have groundbreaking progress to share, sometimes it's nice just to check in and hear that it's still in production. That goes double for passion projects like the mod Skywind. The folks behind this Morrowind mod for T...   read

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GDC awards

Bethesda's Todd Howard to receive GDCA Lifetime Achievement Award

Hot on the heels of Fallout 4, Todd Howard, director of later The Elder Scrolls and Bethesda's Fallout 3 and 4, will receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 16th annual Game Developers Choice Awards in March. Fallout 4 will also ...   read

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Morrowind-in-Skyrim mod Skywind is looking great in this new update video

Skywind is a full-conversion mod that aims to recreate the much-loved Morrowind and all of its content in the newer, shinier Skyrim engine. It's been in development since what feels like the dawn of time, but things are shaping up pretty n...   read

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The Elder Scrolls Online: Thieves Guild's trailer is the least sneaky thing possible

One of the coolest questlines in both Oblivion and Skyrim was the Thieves Guild. Sure, it’s never been as memorable the Dark Brotherhood, but I always find planning heists and dealing with the politics of a band of thieves really coo...   read

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The Elder Scrolls Online will launch in Japan in June of 2016

The Elder Scrolls Online has found a decent niche as a subscription-free game (several of my friends on all three platforms play it), but will it find success in other regions? ZeniMax is seemingly hopeful, as publisher DMM has acquired the...   read

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The Elder Scrolls: Legends has been delayed

I have to admit, I'd completely forgotten about The Elder Scrolls: Legends. The collectible card game was announced at Bethesda’s E3 conference this year, but then immediately drowned out by Dishonored 2 and Fallout 4 news. Legends wa...   read

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The Elder Scrolls Online

Want to play The Elder Scrolls Online for free?

Always fancied giving The Elder Scrolls Online a try but haven't yet been able to commit? Here's hoping you have some free time this weekend as Bethesda is giving you the chance to try before you buy.  From Thursday, December 10 until ...   read

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Elder Scrolls Online

Bethesda will literally pay you to play The Elder Scrolls Online

One The Elder Scrolls Online player is about to have their loyalty rewarded. As a response to its #MillionReasonsToPlay campaign, Bethesda has announced that it will be giving away $1 million to a single, lucky player. Official contest...   read

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Skyrim Xbox One

Bethesda sitting on unreleased Skyrim port for Xbox One

In twilight of 2013, Nintendo put out a remastered The Legend of Zelda: The Wind Waker for Wii U. One of the key reasons cited for the project's existence was it allowed the Zelda team to experiment and familiarize itself with the new ...   read

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The Elder Scrolls Online: Orsinium brings in the Orcs

You know what every single game ever needs? More orcs. The Last of Orcs, The Beginner’s Orc, Orcs Must Not At All Die for There to Be More Orcs, if there’s any game that doesn’t have enough orcs, it can be improved by jus...   read

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Shirley Curry is a star
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Watch a 79-year-old grandmother play Skyrim, and have your heart warmed

Grandma Shirley, aka Shirley Curry, is a 79-year-old grandmother who "just had a beast of a gaming computer built," allowing her to "play like a Boss! LOL" according to her description on her YouTube channel. Shirley's first let's play of ...   read

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Splatoon invades Skyrim with new, goofy mod

Since Splatoon has been mixed with practically everything now, clever modder Higeyosi360 has created one for Skyrim. The Peryite Shooter weapon allows players to shoot ink, and is hilariously effective as it also does poison dama...   read

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A ton of classic Bethesda and id games are coming to GOG

Bethesda is making quite the entrance today into, all of which are of course DRM-free. To celebrate, there will be discounts available on bundle packs for the next week. Here are all of the games you'll find on sale today: The Elder...   read

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Bethesda ramps up

Bethesda aims to build toward 'three or four big titles a year'

While Bethesda’s VP of Marketing Pete Hines recently said it would be "a very long time" until the next Elder Scrolls -- Skyrim's follow up -- would be announced, it seems the publisher  also wants to avoid a blackout similar to ...   read

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Daedric axe
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Skyrim's Daedric axe is even more badass in real life

You know that feeling when you acquire a particularly awesome weapon in a video game? Hours of work finally paid off and now you're going to go wreck some fools. This thing will be covered in viscera in just a few minutes, and that will sa...   read

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Skyrim cartoon mod

'Toon Skyrim' mod looks bonkers

Every so often, I'm compelled to install total conversion mods and replay an entire game over again. I might be doing that for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim in the future, if this early build of Toon Skyrim is any indication. While it's ...   read

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Not surprising

Fallout fallout: 'Very long time' until Skyrim sequel

Maybe the wasteland isn't your bag and, really, you just want a Skyrim follow up. Well, you're out of luck and wrong. Bethesda’s VP of Marketing Pete Hines confirmed to Dual Shockers that it would be a "very long time" until the compa...   read

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$12 Elder Scrolls Online deal returns in GMG Summer Sale encore

Update: Interestingly enough GMG is limiting copies of ESO to 1 per customer. Remember that $12 ESO deal from 9 days ago? We sure do -- the game actually went "out of stock" halfway through the sale last week. (Yep, digital products can go ...   read

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43 minutes of the Oblivion-to-Skyrim port, Skyblivion

Skyrim came out four long years ago now. For four years, we’ve been striding out into the tundra, exploring new cities, fighting in the civil war, all of which conveniently requiring us to go into yet another crypt full of a metric f...   read

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