The Elder Scrolls series News


Skyrim mod apes Super Mario Bros

By Steve Watts, Oct 05, 2012 1:30pm PDT

A mod for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim takes you to the Mushroom Kingdom, complete with Goombas, a princess, and more.


"lol basically. Stomping Goombas in Mario feels so innocent. Change the method to mashing their ..."

- Grape Flavor see all 5 comments

Shack PSA: Skyrim's Hearthfire now on PC

By Steve Watts, Oct 04, 2012 2:00pm PDT

Skyrim's "Hearthfire" DLC, which lets you build houses and adopt children, has just been released on PC via Steam.


"With Fallout 4 or TES6 or whatever I do hope they take to heart the stuff they learned by having ..."

- ghostdad see all 8 comments

Morrowind Overhaul mod v3.0 released

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 01, 2012 3:00pm PDT

If you hanker to return to the land of Morrowind but insist that it look all sorts of pretty and have no patience to wait for the Skyrim mod hoping to recreate it, why, then you're in luck. The latest and prettiest version of the Morrowind Overhaul compilation mod was releas...


"Yes. The automated installer makes what would otherwise be a really complex process really ..."

- pizzaput see all 17 comments

Modders recreating Morrowind in Skyrim engine

By Steve Watts, Sep 20, 2012 12:00pm PDT

A group of modders have released the first screenshots of their efforts to recreate The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind in the Skyrim engine.


"IIRC there is a mod that replaces weapons and other sprites with voxels"

- MamiyaOtaru see all 19 comments

Sony, Bethesda trying to get PS3 Dawnguard DLC working

By John Keefer, Sep 10, 2012 9:30am PDT

Bethesda is getting some extra help from Sony on the long-awaited Dawnguard DLC for PlayStation 3.


"hold down shift during the dos bootup sequence to free up the extended memory"

- hanabal see all 16 comments

Shack PSA: Skyrim's Hearthfire now available on 360

By Steve Watts, Sep 04, 2012 10:00am PDT

Skyrim's "Hearthfire" DLC is now available on Xbox 360, but no PC or PS3 plans have been detailed.


"hopefully this is just filler to kill time for one with some new campaign content"

- dantastic see all 3 comments

Dawnguard's PS3 problems may not be solvable, Bethesda says

By John Keefer, Aug 31, 2012 7:30am PDT

PS3 players were not happy when it was announced that Xbox 360 would get the Hearthfire DLC for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim before they got their version of Dawnguard. Now Bethesda has admitted that the problems it is having with the PS3 version of the vampire lord DLC may n...


"Bethesda has never had a good relationship with the PS3. What I don't understand, and this is ..."

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Skyrim's Hearthfire unrelated to PS3 Dawnguard delay

By Steve Watts, Aug 29, 2012 6:45am PDT

Bethesda's Pete Hines has assured fans that Hearthfire didn't take the place of Dawnguard for PS3 development, saying the team works on multiple projects at a time.


"Having played the PS3 version until it became unplayable, I can only agree. Bethesda has not ..."

- SinisterInfant see all 5 comments

Hearthfire add-on for Skyrim coming September 4

By John Keefer, Aug 28, 2012 7:45am PDT

We knew something was coming when Bethesda trademarked Heathfire more than a week ago, but now we know it is a new add-on coming for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim on September 4 to Xbox 360.


""Man, you would have to be crazy to skill up your skills on the PC version when you can just set ..."

- Alexrose see all 19 comments

Skyrim: Dawnguard DLC out now on PC, PS3 version not yet ready

By Andrew Yoon, Aug 02, 2012 2:50pm PDT

Dawnguard, the first expansion pack for Skyrim, is now available on PC. The PS3 version is still MIA, as it hasn't met Bethesda's quality standards.


"^ a lot of you have a weirdly deflated sense of the value of things. I can't help but wonder if ..."

- Goncyn see all 21 comments

Skyrim Dawnguard DLC PC/PS3 info coming 'soon'

By Steve Watts, Jul 30, 2012 7:30am PDT

Skyrim's 30-day DLC exclusivity deal with Microsoft has run its course for Dawnguard, and Bethesda promises more info for other platforms is coming "soon."


"Why? I thought you could advance to 80, but that leveling is much slower past 50."

- TheMongbat see all 5 comments

Skyrim 1.7 beta now available

By Steve Watts, Jul 23, 2012 2:30pm PDT

Bethesda has outlined the changes coming to the 1.7 update to Skyrim, and the beta is now available from Steam for PC users.


Elder Scrolls Online open to next-gen consoles, but focused on PC 'right now'

By Steve Watts, Jul 18, 2012 9:30am PDT

Elder Scrolls Online head Matt Firor says the company is open to the idea of bringing the game to next-generation consoles depending on their specs, but right now its focused squarely on the PC game.


"and those are almost the only 2 games. I myself can't think of any more. And damn, I loved PSU"

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Field Report: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim 'Dawnguard'

By Steve Watts, Jul 09, 2012 12:30pm PDT

A detailed (and spoiler-free) look at The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim's first downloadable expansion, Dawnguard.


Dawnguard Diaries: Et Tu, Deja Vu?

By Steve Watts, Jul 02, 2012 12:00pm PDT

The Dawnguard Diaries continue as Lacertus has oddly similar experiences whether vampire or Dawnguard.