Developer- and Publisher-specific Articles: The Elder Scrolls

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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Convention, PC News, PlayStation 3 News, Xbox 360 News

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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DLC, PlayStation 3 News

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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DLC, PlayStation 3 News

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Dragonborn DLC available for PS3

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (360, PC, PS3) Dragonborn DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 4

After a harrowing wait, the PlayStation 3 has received its first round of Skyrim DLC today with the launch of Dragonborn. Adventurers can explore the island of Solstheim, braving its dungeons and equally dangerous wilderness, as well as meet its many inhabitants (and slay its many monsters) for $9.99—a launch-week promo discount of 50%. The other two drops, Hearthfire and Dawnguard, will be available this month as well, with Hearthfire launching on 19 and Dawnguard on 26.

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DLC, PlayStation 3 News

The Elder Scrolls Online beta signups begin, trailer released

Bethesda and Zenimax Online Studios’ foray into the world of massive multiplayer has gotten a little closer today with the announcement that beta signups are now open for The Elder Scrolls Online. Hopeful adventurers can head to the game’s official page and register for a chance to be selected for early access. Additional details will be provided in the near future to those who register, but it shouldn’t be too long now as final launch is scheduled for later this year.

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PC News

Dragonborn DLC launches on Live for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (360, PC, PS3) Dragonborn DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

Dragonborn, the latest DLC pack for Skyrim, is now available on Xbox Live for 1600 MS Points. The newest expansion adds the island of Solstheim, a land covered with charred wastes and frozen valleys set just off the coast of Morrowind. Players will be able to visit new towns, explore new dungeons, and undertake new quests. They will also be able to tame dragons by shouting at them. Well, harsh words do hurt.

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DLC, Xbox 360 News

Hearthfire launches on Live for Skyrim, time to set down some roots

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (360, PC, PS3) Hearthfire DLC Launch Announcement - Screenshot 1

If the home is where the heart is, then Skyrim now owns your heart and your soul. Hearthfire, available today on Live Marketplace for 360 (400 MS Points), allows players to buy a plot of land and construct their own home. Homes can be customized and expanded to include several room types, including an armory, garden, kitchen, and stable.

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DLC, Xbox 360 News

Build your own home in new Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim DLC, Hearthfire

Bethesda is following Dawnguard, Skyrim’s first DLC release, with something slightly different. In Hearthfire, players will be able to buy a plot of land on which they can build and customize their own home. As time marches on, players will watch their abode transform from a tiny cottage to a massive estate with such highfalutin add-ons as an armory and laboratory.

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

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (360, PC, PS3) Dawnguard DLC E3 Screenshots - Screenshot 5

Another announcement out of QuakeCon 2012 today: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim’s first expansion, Dawnguard, is now available for PC. The $19.99 adventure, now on Steam, features new quests, enemies, characters, locations, and weapons. Players also face the ultimate choice of whether to hunt the vampire lord Harkon as a member of the Dawnguard or to join him as an immortal blood-sucker.

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