Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: The Elder Scrolls

The Elder Scrolls Online goes live for Mac, Windows PC

Bethesda has taken The Elder Scrolls into a mysterious new realm today: the Internet. The release of The Elder Scrolls Online heralds the series’ entry into the online world, allowing Mac and PC gamers to adventure around Tamriel as they take on quests for the Empire and battle one another in player-versus-player combat. After all these years, you finally have the chance to answer the question of what it would be like if Daggerfall, Oblivion, and Skyrim were multiplayer.

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The Elder Scrolls Online voice cast revealed, interviewed

Bethesda is looking to bring a bit of Hollywood to Tamriel. The studio has released a video detailed the lineup of actors who are lending their voices to the upcoming MMORPG The Elder Scrolls Online. Some of the cast includes John Cleese as the mad lost soul Cadwell, Bill Nighy as High King Emeric, Kate Beckinsale as Queen Ayrenn, and Malcolm McDowell as the Daedric god Molag Bal. The 17-minute video shows the in-studio recording process and features interviews with the cast, with an excellent performance by Cleese kicking things off.

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The Elder Scrolls Online to launch in April for PC, June for consoles

The Mac and Windows PC version of The Elder Scrolls Online will go live on April 4, according to Bethesda, with the console versions following in June. To celebrate the final launch date, a new gameplay trailer has been released, titled War in Cyrodiil. The footage showcases the player-versus-player system that will pit hundreds of gamers against one another in a battle for the Ruby Throne, and features close- and long-range combat, magic, and siege warfare. Game director Matt Frior also talks a bit more about the game over at the ElderScrollsOnline.com.

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Adventure calls! The Elder Scrolls Anthology now available for PC

The Elder Scrolls Anthology (PC) Announcement - Daggerfall

Gamers looking to experience Bethesda’s famed Elder Scrolls series from the beginning are getting their chance today with the release of The Elder Scrolls Anthology for PC. The $79.99 set, detailed below, includes all five titles, all of the physical and digital expansions, and physical maps of all major realms.

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QuakeCon 2013 sales launch on Bethesda Store, id Mobile, and Steam

Dishonored (360, PC, PS3) The Study of Stealth Trailer - Screenshot 3

Bethesda has launched a number of sales in honor of QuakeCon 2013. The sales, detailed below, are available at Bethesda Store, id Mobile, and Steam, and include both package and daily deals. Commander Keen, Dishonored, Doom II RPG, Fallout 3, Skyrim, and Wolfenstein 3D Platinum are all on offer, as well as many more.

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The Elder Scrolls Anthology announced for PC

The Elder Scrolls Anthology (PC) Announcement - Header

Bethesda has announced an all-in-one package for their Elder Scrolls series, The Elder Scrolls Anthology. Set to hit store shelves on September 10, the $79.99 collection includes all five titles, all of the expansions (physical and digital), and physical maps of all major realms.

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E3 2013: Bethesda – Elder Scrolls Online, Evil Within, and Wolfenstein

Bethesda (E3 2013) The Evil Within (360, PC, PS4, PS4, Xbox One) Screenshot 1

Bethesda’s E3 line-up consisted of three previously announced titles: The Elder Scrolls Online, The Evil Within, and Wolfenstein: The New Order. The biggest reveal was that all three will also be released for PS4 and Xbox One. Some new videos and screens accompanied the announcement.

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QuakeCon 2013 pre-registration opens, limited packages announced

QuakeCon 2013 (Convention) Preregistration Announcement - Header

Online pre-registration will launch today at 7:00 p.m. (CST) for QuakeCon 2013. Admission is free, as always, but pre-registration will be for the for-pay packages that offer additional perks and extra goodies. There are four packages in total, each offering different extras, from swag to guaranteed seating, as well as options to mix and match. All packages are on a first-come, first-served basis.

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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Dawnguard now available for PS3

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (360, PC, PS3) Dawnguard Launch Announcement - Screenshot 2

PlayStation 3 owners have yet another reason to dive back into Skyrim, the vampire-tastic Dawnguard. If it isn’t available at the time of this posting, then it will be shortly, and at a significant discount to boot—50% off. The launch-week price of $9.99 is surely a plan devised by Vampire Lord Harkon to lure unsuspecting players over to his side, but be strong! Join the Dawnguard today and see exciting places, loot new and powerful gear, and help rid the lands of all manner of foul beasts. Remember: the only good vampire is a dead vampire.*

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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Hearthfire DLC launches for PS3

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (360, PC, PS3) Hearthfire DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 5

PlayStation 3 owners looking to make Skyrim a bit homier will be able to set down roots today with the launch of Hearthfire. The pack, available this week for 50% off, allows players to purchase land, build a home, and adopt children. Houses will start out as small cottages but can be customized and expanded to include such add-ons as an alchemy laboratory and an armory.

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