skyrim

If Skyrim And Dark Souls Had A Baby...

Skyrim and Dark Souls came out roughly around the same time. I remember it well. There wasn’t a rivalry between the two games but I do remember that a lot of players felt as though Skyrim was taking attention away from the superior fantasy-themed RPG.

But imagine if they were one and the same?


Modder Does A Pretty Good Job Making Skyrim Look Like Dark Souls

An intrepid fan has combined two of my favourite things. You’ve done solid work here, Tyroine.


A Brief History Of Gay Marriage In Video Games

The US Supreme Court wasn’t just copying Fire Emblem when it ruled in favour of same-sex marriage today. Gay unions have been around for quite some time in video games. Let’s look back at marriage equality’s rich history in the virtual world.


The Best Batman Mods For Good PC Games

So Batman: Arkham Knight on PC is kinda… not great. Having waited in desperate anticipation for months, you’re probably feeling pent up — like you need to don bat pyjamas and fall to your knees in the cold night, weeping. But wait, there are other options.


First Person Shooters Get A LEGO Overhaul

With all those Thomas the Tank Engine mods for popular games, it’s weird no one really went into LEGO territory yet. Andrewmfilms fills the gap with his awesomely animated clip featuring Portal 2, Counter-Strike, and Bioshock with minifigures.


Artist Uses Skyrim Glitches To Create Beautiful Nightmares

Artist Martin Olsson uses a combination of Skyrim glitches and CGI software to create some truly horrifying animations. That poor skeleton! Olsson has been publishing his monstrosities on Coub lately, and they’re a wonder to behold.


This Steam Game Wants To Be Diablo Meets Skyrim

Umbra, eh? I like the sound of this one. Problem is, it sounds almost too good to be true. Umbra is an action-RPG that aims to fuse the open-world freedom of Skyrim with the top-down hack ‘n’ slash combat and character progression of Diablo. It is also, as you may have noticed, gorgeous.


Skyrim D&D Ruins TV, But That's OK

So awpluke and some friends thought they’d spice their D&D game up by replacing a table with a flipped-over 50″ TV. Then putting Skyrim on that TV.


This Skyrim Mod Gives You Utterly Horrifying Followers

Why did someone make this? Why? Remember that horrifying Thomas The Tank Engine mod for Skyrim? The one that turned dragons in howling, demon-possessed husks of the childhood favourite? Yeah, well Trainwiz’s Funny Followers mod does it one better.


Steam 'Review Bombing' Is A Problem

In recent times, people have taken to flooding games’ Steam pages with (typically negative) reviews and tags to protest, well, lots of things. New features, viewpoints of creators, messages in the games themselves. But why? And does it actually work?