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  1. From Lord of the Rings to Akira: 10 books every gamer should readRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    ... list is evidence of the industry's cultural homogeneity - the way in which big franchises like Mass Effect, Elder Scrolls and Halo all draw from similar influences. But all of these are worth reading, and they will give you a better idea of the ...


  2. History Teacher Explores Historical Accuracy Of SkyrimRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Neatorama

    Video game developers typically have some sort of time period in mind when they're creating the look and feel of their world, a historical reference point which is easy to spot in the fantasy genre. Fantasy is all about swords and sorcery, castles and dungeons, and kingdoms at war, so there has to be some historical truths behind our favorite fantasy games, right? Destructoid community member and History Teacher RedHeadPeak asked himself this question with regards to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, and decided to explore the reality behind in-game elements such as wolves, weapons and armor, and the abundance of books you see everywhere.


  3. Fan-developed remake of Vampire: The Masquerade shut down, loses a year of workRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Polygon

    ... under non-commercial licenses. A good example is the massive Skywind remastering of Bethesda Softworks' The Elder Scrolls 3: Morrowind , using the engine from The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim . Many others end up shut down by rights-holders when they ...


  4. 'Dragon Age: Inquisition' And The Problem With Roleplaying GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 |

    ... worse than the gear you already have. Loot aside, Inquisition is big on crafting-something that MMOs and the Elder Scrolls games have made a trend in recent years. You find herbs and roots and flowers and so forth and use these to upgrade and equip ...


  5. Dragon Age: Inquisition perfect fit for fantasy fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 |

    ... It's here that players really come to grips with how big this game is. Let's be clear: it's not as big as The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim so if you're using that title as your yard stick, you'll be disappointed. But, the world is vast. There are snow ...


  6. PS4 and Xbox One games that could be under your Christmas tree...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | This is South Wales

    ... playing world. You will fight and explore your way through a massive environment. It's not one big world like Elder Scrolls, but you will probably still get lost in it and the game looks absolutely stunning. But if it is Elder Scrolls you want - ...


  7. 'Video Games Live' in Bethlehem: a wild experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Morning Call

    ... the music of classic and current games such as "Castlevania," "Halo," "Metal Gear Solid," "Mass Effect," "The Elder Scrolls" and "Assassin's Creed." Stunning game images will show on a giant screen. The show is created, produced and hosted by game ...


  8. 4 Reasons 2014 Was A Terrible Year For GamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 |

    ... can quite follow is ludicrous, and simply not worth the full retail asking price. There are others too - the Elder Scrolls Online and Castlevania: Lords of Shadow 2 come to mind - but these three form the holy trinity of overhyped, disappointing ...


  9. Lindsey Stirling releases 'Dragon Age' music videoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 |

    ... we've seen Stirling perform video game music . In the past she's also done remarkable covers of Halo , The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim , The Legend of Zelda , and more. We're eagerly awaiting a compilation of her video game music. Dragon Age: ...


  10. James Highfield Mr. Biggs ProductionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Voices

    ... NPC's Skyrim MOD" which one can find on the Nexus Forums. Skyrim is the newest installment in Bethesda's "Elder Scrolls" video game series. The "Interesting NPC's Skyrim MOD" is a non profit mod for the game that aimed to give the games Non Player ...


  11. News Post: A Ring And A PrayerRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Penny-Arcade

    ... think of Open World as meaning there is a full world simulation where I can travel across a unified map, like Elder Scrolls or the new Witcher. And it would matter if the game felt small. That is not a problem this game has. Your War Room - think ...


  12. Minecraft for PlayStation Receiving Skyrim-Themed DLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | AusGamers

    4JStudios is working to bring the Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim-themed Minecraft DLC pack to PlayStation consoles, Mojang has confirmed. The Skyrim Mash-Up pack was released for Minecraft's Xbox 360 edition last year and offered players textures, character ...


  13. Minecraft for PlayStation to Get Skyrim DLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | IGN

    4JStudios is working to bring the Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim-themed Minecraft DLC pack to PlayStation consoles, Mojang has confirmed. The Skyrim Mash-Up pack was released for Minecraft 's Xbox 360 edition last year and offered players textures, ...


  14. Dragon Age: Inquisition-Let's spend some time togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Ars Technica

    ... to follow the trends set by another popular RPG, opening up the world in the style of Bethesda's popular Elder Scrolls series. Unlike the merely serviceable Dragon Age 2 , however, Inquisition actually might be worthy of its inspiration. On the ...


  15. Critical Consensus: Inquisition scores high to revitalise Dragon AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 |

    One of the inherent risks of a story-heavy IP is that if you bugger up one of the instalments, your audience skips it, falling out of touch with the series' story arc and disconnecting from its universe. Such was the fear for Dragon Age, a world which impressed in its opening act, but fell away sharply with what felt like a rushed and uncertain part 2. In acknowledging the shortcomings of the second game, Bioware went some way towards reassuring the faithful, but it was undeniable that nothing less than a resounding crescendo could re-establish the land of Tevinter as an RPG setting of the same calibre as the Tamriel of the Elder Scrolls or The Witcher's Temeria.


  16. Video Games for BeginnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The Daily Star

    ... who have never played a shooter game before thanks to the accessible mechanics and helpful tutorials. 2. THE ELDER SCROLLS V: SKYRIM The epic fantasy role playing game from Bethesda caters to RPG newbies and aficionados alike. You play as the ...


  17. 'Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare' Update to Roll In, More on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | International Business Times

    ... has bested a handful of titles for the record of best video game series. The list includes "Pokemon," "The Elder Scrolls" and, yes, even "Grand Theft Auto." IGN reports that while "Call of Duty" has snagged the top spot, some of the more known ...


  18. Are Video Games Becoming Too Focused On Multiplayer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 |

    ... interact with other cities was deemed "essential" to the new style of gameplay. In 2014, Zenimax debuted The Elder Scrolls Online, the MMO-ification of the Elder Scrolls series, one of the most famous "play alone" worlds in existence. In 2014, ...


  19. Blizzard and Overwatch: doing diversity rightRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 |

    ... were the norm. That said, I have always tended to like games that are in general more diverse. Games like the Elder Scrolls series or World of Warcraft , where not only can you play a female character but where there are some damn incredible female ...


  20. Guinness World Records Crowns Call of Duty as Best Game Series - IGNRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | IGN

    Activision's first-person shooter Call of Duty franchise beat out Grand Theft Auto, Halo, PokA mon and The Elder Scrolls for the best ever video game series by Guinness World Records. The top ten franchises or games are Call of Duty, Super Mario Bros., Minecraft, Grand Theft Auto, Halo, The Legend of Zelda, FIFA, Assassin's Creed, Battlefield and The Elder Scrolls.