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‘Skyrim’ stops feeling timeless when you can dissect every detail in VR

‘Skyrim’ has endured as a modern classic, remade for every new platform since its 2011 release. Will the jump to VR make the game feel fresh, or simply reveal what it’s like to relive old games in a headset?
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As ‘Skyrim’ development ends, Bethesda Softworks turns towards the future

After releasing a ton of downloadable content, Bethesda Softworks is finally shutting down development on its role-playing game The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. What does the future hold for the studio? Signs point to 'Fallout 4' going into…
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New The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim patch lets your character become a digital god

Bethesda is done holding you pack. If you want to keep honing your dragon slaying skills forever and ever, it's not going to stop you. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim patch 1.9, available in beta testing on Steam, introduces Legendary Skills to…
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Following the Dragonborn DLC add-on to the PC, Skyrim gets a facelift

Hot on the heels of the PC version of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim's Dragonborn DLC comes a free update for the game's HD Texture Pack, which brings its improved visuals to all of the game's downloadable content additions.
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Dragons and vampires (finally) invade the PlayStation 3 with the arrival of Skyrim DLC

14 months after its debut, the PlayStation 3 version is finally going to see some DLC. Bethesda Softworks has outlined a full DLC release plan for the console, and the first pack arrives on February 12.
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Better late than never: Skyrim DLC hits the PlayStation 3 this February

Bethesda promised that the PlayStation 3 version of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim would eventually see the same DLC as the Xbox 360 game. It took months of waiting, but that claim finally seems to be coming true.
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Bethesda promises it’s still working on Skyrim: Dawnguard for PS3

Nearly six months after the release of its first expansion, Bethesda is still struggling to get Skyrim DLC onto the PlayStation 3. While the new Dragonborn DLC is promised for early 2013, the studio says Dawnguard will follow.
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New Dragonborn expansion brings Skyrim DLC to PlayStation 3

The new Skyrim DLC Dragonborn will bring a host of new adventures to Bethesda's RPG on Xbox 360 this week, but it will also be the first expansion available for the game on PlayStation 3.
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Bethesda makes it official, thar be (more) dragons in the next Skyrim DLC

The next The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim DLC, “Dragonborn,” will be released for Xbox 360 on December 4. The third expansion for Skyrim will cost 1600 Microsoft Points, or $20. No word yet on a PC or PS3 release.
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Upcoming mystery trailer likely heralds new Skyrim DLC

In a brief message posted to the official Bethesda Softworks Twitter account, the company has revealed that a new, unexpected Skyrim trailer will appear at the beginning of next week.
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Bethesda says Skyrim: Dawnguard may not come to PS3 due to technical issues

Bethesda gave an update on the PlayStation version of Skyrim DLC Dawnguard on Friday and the outlook isn't good.
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Zack Snyder’s 300 gets a Skyrim facelift

If a movie already looks like a video game, it just makes sense to reenact it within a video game.
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Bethesda: No release date for Elder Scrolls V: Dawnguard on PC or PS3 yet

Bethesda's marketing chief tried to let PS3 and PC Skyrim players down gently on Twitter saying there's no news about Dawnguard yet.
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Next Skyrim patch adds ‘more than 200’ Kinect voice commands

What could be better than mashing hotkeys in the heat of melee battle? Barking commands into your TV, of course. Skyrim players will be able to do just that after a patch support for voice commands through Kinect.
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Best Games 2011

In a bumper crop of games that already puts previous years to shame, these are the titles that had what it takes to rise to the very top of their respective categories and earn the title of Best Games 2011.
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Skyrim and Battlefield 3 themes get the Christmas light treatment

Two of 2011's hottest games provide the score for some amazing holiday light shows.
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Digital Trends 2011 Gaming Awards Nominees

It has been an incredible year in gaming in every genre. Below are our choices for the best of the best.
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NPD: Gaming industry hauls in $3 billion in November 2011

With millions of gamers spending countless hours slaying fire breathing dragons within Skyrim, the gaming industry made an astounding amount of money during November 2011.