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10 Things You Might Not Know About Skyrim

Skyrim is a such a behemoth of a game that, even if you’ve sunk hundreds of hours into it over the years, there’s still a chance you haven’t seen everything it has to offer — much less get a glimpse of the game’s fascinating development.


How I Missed Out On Skyrim's Best Part (And Still Have Yet To Experience It)

Level 45. 58 hours. This is my Skyrim experience expressed in two lonely numbers. It also marks the point in time at which I discovered I’d unnecessarily gimped myself, denied myself one of the game’s finest delights. I’d heard friends speak in reverent tones about a particular “power” and its hilarious, physics-perverting properties, while I stared, dumbfounded and confused. Were we playing the same game? Had I broken something and missed out on this most magical of abilities? As it turns out, no, it was nothing like this. I was, to put it simply, an idiot possessed.


Everything We Love About Skyrim In One Honest Game Trailer

Video: “From the developers of The Elder Scrolls, Elder Scrolls HD and Elder Scrolls with Guns comes a game so immersive you forget to eat, sleep and make friends because you’re too busy eating, sleeping and making friends.” Sounds about right.


You Have Been Chosen... To Admire This $210 Skyrim Statue

The subject of Gaming Heads’ nextElder Scrolls shrine replica is Azura, AKA Azurah, AKA The Daedric Prince of Dusk and Dawn, AKA Unlimited Soul Gem Woman. Specifically, the replica takes after her Skyrim rendition, which leaves us with a really good-looking statue.


Here's 12 More Minutes Of Skywind To Gawk At

Hey, remember Skywind, that breaktakingly beautiful mashup of the two classic Elder Scrolls games Morrowind and Skyrim? Of course you do, because all us here at Kotaku can’t seem to stop posting about it.


Some Skyrim Mods Just Break Immersion Completely

Dayshot: Some Skyrim mods just break immersion completely.


Skyrim Gifs Transform Winter Wasteland Into Tropical Getaway

Kirk says Tropical Skyrim is a “tragedy”. I say “IT’S LIKE SKYRIM BUT WITH FAR CRY 3“. Whatever your stance on what the ambitious mod (which you can get here) does to the fifth Elder Scrolls game, you can’t argue with the fact it makes for a very pretty thing to look at.


Guy Proposes Using Skyrim Magic Item, She Says Yes

In Skyrim, romancing someone means acquiring the ‘Amulet of Mara,’ an enchanted piece of jewelry that unlocks dialogue options — one of which allows you to marry other characters. So it was only a matter of time before a gamer used the item in real life in a marriage proposal, really.


Skyrim Just Got Its Own Game Of Thrones Intro And It Looks Fantastic

Game of Thrones season 4 is rapidly approaching, and I’m quietly excited. I know that when that music kicks off, I’m going to be sitting on my couch, all hyped. So this video, which takes Game of Thrones iconic opening (showing off the different areas of Westeros) and applies it to all the famous regions in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. It’s awesome.


Adding Oblivion To Skyrim, One Town At A Time

Beyond Skyrim is a series of in-development mods that seek to add lands… well, beyond Skyrim, to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Now, thanks to a new trailer, we have some idea of what one of these mods will look like: Beyond Skyrim: Cyrodiil, which deals with the country seen in TES IV: Oblivion.