Oblivion headlines new backward compatible titles

Want a crazy little piece of trivia? Destructoid launched four days before Oblivion in 2006. Yes, both this site and the game are over 10 years old, which is an incredible feat. Both are still being talked about all these years later and bo...

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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...

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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...

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Elder Kings mod brings Tamriel to Crusader Kings II

With the Elder Kings mod you can now bring the rich world of The Elder Scrolls into Crusader Kings II. Everyone from Argonians, Dunmer, Nords, Falmer, Khajit, Bosmer, and the Empire are here and playable in Paradox Development Studio's...

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The Elder Scrolls: Headed to a symphony hall near you?

With all the videogame music concerts going around these days, have you ever thought about an entire concert dedicated to The Elder Scrolls? Well, composer Jeremy Soule has that very dream, and has begun a social media campaign to make it h...


Modder brings thatgamecompany's Journey to Oblivion

Last month, someone got the crazy idea to put Journey's protagonist into The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. Granted, this isn't that offbeat an idea when you look at the larger modding context for the game -- my Internet license would be revok...


Oblivion 5th Anniversary Edition prepares you for Skyrim

If you've never played Oblivion and still want to, but never really got around to picking it up with all the DLC, then here is your chance. The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion 5th Anniversary Edition is coming to PC, Xbox 360 and PS3 in North Am...


Xbox Live sale on Fallout 3, Oblivion add-on content

The current Deal of the Week on Xbox Live isn't going to make sense for some of you, since Bethesda Softworks likes to come out with Game of the Year editions. That said, it might work if you're a Fallout 3 or Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion pla...


New Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Screenshots Reveal Squidbear

Some new Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim screens have shown up, and these ones actually show something besides mountains and iTunes-inspired menu systems. The French video game site Jeux Video Network uncovered a nice haul of them. Some new, some...


Bethesda reveals Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

 At the VGAs tonight, Bethesda confirmed that the rumors are true -- there's a new Elder Scrolls in the works. It's called Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and it's even got a release date -- November 11, 2011.  No information on platfor...


Bethesda quiet on rumored Elder Scrolls sequel

According to Eurogamer's source, Bethesda Game Studios is currently working on Elder Scrolls V. The fifth game in the series is reported to be a direct sequel to Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. This anonymous source even mentioned some informat...


50-hour 'Nehrim' mod for Oblivion released in English

Go ahead and begin reinstalling The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. Trust me. Previously available for German audiences only, the total conversion mod Nehrim - At Fate's Edge now has an English translation. While this four-year project is clea...


Ubisoft's PC DRM is decidedly anti-soldier

It's a shame everyone doesn't live in a society where flying cars are the norm and affordable Internet is available at literally all possible locations. Perhaps then, Ubisoft's newest form of DRM -- which requires persistent online connecti...


Read the first few pages of the Elder Scrolls novel

Publisher Random House has teased book fans with an excerpt from the upcoming Elder Scrolls novel, The Infernal City. If you're undecided on the book, written by Greg Keyes, then perhaps the opening scene will entice you or put you off. Eit...


The Elder Scrolls: The Infernal City coming November 24

Awesome! When it was announced that an Elder Scrolls book was coming, I was happy. I quite like me a good fantasy novel, and I love the world of Tamriel. It has now been revealed that The Elder Scrolls: The Infernal City is getting a releas...


Bethesda not planning an Elder Scrolls V (Update)

Elder Scrolls V is not on Bethesda’s radar. During a Q&A session at Quake Con ’09, Bethesda's Todd Howard told a fan that the studio has “no current plans” for the expected sequel to Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. H...


BioShock and Oblivion bundled together in one package

Two high-profile games are being bundled together in one package for Xbox 360 and PC, thanks to 2K Games and Bethesda.Both Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion and BioShock will come together to hit retail shelves starting July 7th. The Xbox 360 vers...


GameTap partners with Microsoft Games

PC gaming service GameTap has just announced a partnership with the folks at Microsoft Games to bring several of their classic PC titles to subscribers of the service.U.S. and European subscribers will now have access to several of Microsof...


The Elder Scrolls novels coming from publisher Del Ray

Bethesda Softworks' insanely popular game franchise The Elder Scrolls will join the book club. Del Ray (part of the Random House publishing group) will publish two novels based on the world and lore of The Elder Scrolls games, both written ...


360 Oblivion content half off, 'Horse Armor' more expensive

To celebrate April Fools' Day, Bethesa has announced that for the next week all downloadable content for The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion is on sale for half price. So that means you can pick up things like "Knights of the Nine" for...


Bethesda: People still buy Oblivion Horse Armor

As if you needed any further proof that people are gullible imbeciles who'll buy anything, look no further than Bethesda. The studio recently released its top ten Oblivion downloads and confirmed that it still sells the infamous "Horse...


Molyneux: Oblivion's a 20,000 page book you'll never finish

Everybody's favorite snuggable game developer Peter Molyneux is once again speaking his mind while making sure to mention Fable 2. This time, the chatty creator is talking about Bethesda's Oblivion, comparing its 60-70 hours of gameplay to ...


Speedrun: Oblivion beaten in 11 minutes

How in the ... oh, right. I knew The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion was a glitchy game, but hot damn, this is insane. Almost every speedrun out there involves some sort of exploit in order to shave off precious seconds of game time (or in thi...


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