Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim 'Collector's Edition' unboxed

With an asking price of $150 during such turbulent economic times, you really need to get a good look at the Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim 'Collector's Edition' before deciding to pick it up. The over-sized edition of the game features a large plastic statue of one of the game's (all the) dragons, bonus DVD, and 200-page art book. Get a closer look at everything included in our gallery unboxing after the jump. Soon after our review, we'll introduce a new series we're calling "Skyrim Stories," where editors from Shacknews will share their tales from the wild world of Skyrim.

A dragon statue, artbook, and more battles for your hard-earned cash

A bonus DVD looks behind-the-scenes of Skyrim's development

At over 200 pages, the art book offers a look at Skyrim's early development stages