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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim modded with Oculus Rift support


By: Martin Gaston YouTube user “Chris Gallizzi” has posted a video (via Kotaku) showingThe Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim running with the Oculus Rift VR headset. Two minutes of footage are shown, including sword combat and horseback traversal. “Playing Skyrim with the Oculus is a dream come true,” said Gallizzi in the comments, before adding that the game’s field of view with the VR headset “takes some adjusting depending on your sight… I’m [nearsighted] so I had to adjust [the] FOV from 100 to 110 to make everything []

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Legendary Edition spotted


By:  Martin Gaston The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim could be getting a Legendary edition, if one retailer listing is correct. Polish retailer Ultima (spotted by Eurogamer Poland) listed the game with a June 7 release date, stating the Legendary Edition would include The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and its three expansions Dawnguard, Hearthfire, and Dragonborn. The suggested retail price for the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 versions–199.90 zł–would suggest a standard price of around £39.99/$59.99. The PC version is marked slightly cheaper. Bethesda recently confirmed that []

Skyrim 1.9 update live on Steam


By:  Martin Gaston Bethesda has officially released The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim‘s 1.9 update on Steam. The patch, previously only available in beta, adds a Legendary difficulty setting and allows players to reset level 100 skills back to level 15, which effectively removes the level cap. Over 70 bug fixes are also detailed, including memory and stability improvements, companions automatically equipping items, and a fixed “rare instance of couriers who would appear only dressed in a hat.” “For console players out there, we’re hoping to []

Skyrim DLC on PS3 starts February 12


By: Eddie Makuch Bethesda today announced North American release dates for the long-absent Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim downloadable content for PlayStation 3. The Dragonborn, Dawnguard, and Hearthfire expansions, and the 1.8 title update, have all cleared certification with Sony and will begin to roll out in two weeks. Dragonborn will launch first on Tuesday, February 12; Hearthfire drops a week later on February 19, with Dawnguard rounding out the group when it arrives February 26. All expansions will be marked down 50 percent during their first week. Bethesda has []

Skyrim Dragonborn DLC details leak


By: Eddie Makuch This story contains numerous and detailed spoilers on Skyrim’s Dragonborn expansion. Xbox 360 gamers will get their hands on The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim‘s latest expansion Dragonborn tomorrow, but details have leaked ahead of release. A beta tester for the content has revealed numerous details on the content to The Out Housers, including confirmation that dragons will be rideable in the expansion. This had been previously rumored. Concerning story, the Dragonborn expansion will reportedly begin players coming under attack []

Skyrim adds Dragonborn DLC December 4


By:  Eddie Makuch The rumor was right. The next expansion for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is called Dragonborn and will launch for Xbox 360 gamers December 4. The content costs 1,600 Microsoft points, or $20, and its first trailer is embedded below. Skyrim’s Dragonborn downloadable content was hinted at last month, when a Bethesda forum user found source code that contained frequent mention of the words “Dragonborn” and “DLC2.” The content was at the time rumored to allow users to ride dragons. This has not []

New Skyrim Hearthfire DLC hits Xbox Live next week


By: Eddie Makuch The wait for new The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim content won’t be very long for some. Hearthfire, the role-playing game’s second batch of downloadable content is due out on September 4 on Xbox Live for 400 Microsoft Points ($5), Bethesda announced today. The content allows players to purchase land and build a home from the ground up. Players can furnish their abodes with an armory, alchemy laboratory, and a garden, where they can craft items for use in the []

Skyrim: Dawnguard PS3, PC info later this week


By: Eddie Makuch The first expansion for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, the vampire-themed Dawnguard, launched on June 26 for the Xbox 360. Now that Microsoft’s one-month exclusivity is up, when will the content come to the PlayStation 3 and PC? According to Bethesda, eager gamers will learn its arrival date by the end of the week. The news comes from Bethesda’s vice president of PR and marketing Pete Hines, who said over Twitter this morning that "nothing has been said/announced about []

Elder Scrolls Online confirmed for 2013


Bethesda has confirmed that they will be creating an online RPG Elder Scrolls game.  The release for Elder Scrolls online is set for sometime in 2013. No gameplay details were revealed, however it has been confirmed that the game will cover the entire continent of Tamriel.  Not only that, it will include lands featured in previous Elder Scrolls game like Cyrodiil, Skyrim and Morrowind. The online game will be set 1000 years before Skyrim (awesome a prequel game) and will put the []

Skyrim DLC news teased for tomorrow


Not a big Skyrim fan, but only because I like dragons.  I know it’s silly, but I have a problem killing dragons in video games.  Go figure. Anyway, tomorrow is supposed to be a big day for fans and players of Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.  The company, Bethesda teased early this afternoon that the first downloadable content for this Role-Playing Game will arrive tomorrow.  Woohoo right?  Bethesda also confirmed that the Kinect update for the Xbox 360 will be available tomorrow. The []