Elder Scrolls Online Impressions from an MMO Hater/Skyrim Player

I finally got the opportunity to participate in the Elder Scrolls Online Beta. If you've spoken with me on TAY, you'll know that the only MMO I've spent time in is the recent Defiance, which is a wholely different beast, and honestly plays like a quest-driven singleplayer with the lack of players on the servers. This… » 3/06/14 10:01am 3/06/14 10:01am

The Elder Scrolls Goes Online in Spring 2014 on PC, Xbox One, and PS4

"Never have our choices weighed more heavily," boasts the narrator. That's hard to believe, considering we're talking about an MMORPG—but hey. Awesome-looking (and sounding!) trailer. Those first-person shots really help give it that Elder Scrolls feel. And... oh, yeah. The game's coming to next-gen consoles, too. » 6/11/13 7:30am 6/11/13 7:30am

Skyrim Would Be Infinitely More Amazing If You Played As Dovahbear

A Dovahbear walks into a bar in Skyrim for some honey mead. Stop me if you've heard this one. It ends in a round of bear versus dragon, and I don't think there's a battle I want to see more than that.

Bethesda's Skyrim » 5/29/12 12:00pm 5/29/12 12:00pm would be a billion times more adorable if the protagonist was a big chubby bear (with a…

Rap Videos Straight Out Of Skyrim Are Surprisingly Familiar

Alcohol, bragging, dancing women, reappropriation of the word "word"...this rap video featuring MC Dovahkiin, also known as Big Dragonborn features all the necessary components for a modern rap video.

I suggest you stay until the end, where the female rapper steps in and stylistically puts everyone else to shame… » 5/22/12 12:00pm 5/22/12 12:00pm

First Look at Minecraft's Dragons (Well, Dragon)

So the owner of the Elder Scrolls trademark is taking Minecraft developer Mojang to court, saying the latter's upcoming game Scrolls should be called something else. Bad words ensue. And now competing screenshots. » 10/07/11 6:45am 10/07/11 6:45am

Minecraft Creator Wants to Settle Elder Scrolls Fight...With a Quake

Minecraft creator Markus "Notch" Persson has found himself in the middle of an unexpected legal battle with Bethesda, publishers of the Elder Scrolls series. Rather than fight it out in court, though, he has a better idea. » 8/17/11 12:45pm 8/17/11 12:45pm

Pregnant Mom Fends Off Labor Long Enough to See Skyrim Demo [Updated]

About six months ago, Bethesda Softworks' Pete Hines figured Feb. 18 was the perfect day to conceive a child, as the baby would be due on Nov. 11, the ship date for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. One couple conceived well early of that, but their baby's birth will still forever be associated with the game. » 8/07/11 4:00pm 8/07/11 4:00pm