the elder scrolls

Buckle Up, It's Time For A New Skywind Trailer

For those who have missed it, Skywind is an ambitious mod that’s bringing Morrowind into Skyrim’s engine. We post about Skywind quite a bit here on Kotaku. With good reason. Because if this all pans out it will be the best.


Blacksmithing In The Elder Scrolls Online Is Complicated

In other massively multiplayer online role-playing games, blacksmithing involves find a forge in town and clicking about a bit. In The Elder Scrolls Online, you’ve got to kill some tigers first.


Skyrim Weddings Are The Best Weddings

Kotaku reader Sam Balcomb and his wife Kimi celebrated their one-year wedding anniversary this month. Congrats guys! To celebrate, Sam whipped up this awesome Skyrim panorama in honour of their big day.


Morrowind, You're Looking Awfully Fresh

Good times alert: this is another new clip for Skywind, the fan project aiming to recreate the third Elder Scrolls game using the engine from the fifth.


How To Battle Other Players In The Elder Scrolls Online

My painfully slow levelling pace kept me from participating in this week’s player-versus-player frolics in The Elder Scrolls Online beta, but fear not! Rev3′s Tara Long made it, and she gives a full accounting direct from the battlefields of Cyrodiil.


Wow, Elder Scrolls Online Graphics Comparison Is Like Night And Day

Sure, the difference between playing the PC version of a game on minimum and maximum settings is a big one. It’s supposed to be. But the gulf between the less-intensive option for The Elder Scrolls Online and the all-of-the-things alternative looks massive.


The Closest You Can Get To Actually Being In Skyrim

The Cyberith Virtualizer sounds like something out of a crappy sci-fi novel — until you watch this video and see what it can do.


This Is The Only Way To Play Skyrim, If You Hate Reality

Cyberith’s Tuncay Cakmak is at it again, blending the Oculus Rift with the company’s “Virtualizer” treadmill. This time round, instead of taking us through the bullet-riddled battlegrounds of Arma 3 or the… bullet-riddled battlegrounds of Grand Theft Auto IV, we’re slaying dragons, casting spells and punching people in the face with bows in Bethesda’s Skyrim.


Elder Scrolls Online Special Edition Comes With A Lot

The Elder Scrolls Online released a new eight-minute cinematic trailer today, along with news of two special editions and the enticement of five-day early access for those who pre-order the game.


When Dance Parties In Skyrim Go Too Far

With enough mods, anything in Skyrim can get out of hand, really. Here’s salty0range with a bizarre collection of mods, like the recently highlighted train-dragon one, which all come together in a glorious armageddon dance party (which starts sometime at the 1:40 mark, for those of you who are inpatient).