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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim (Windows)

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Screenshots

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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The rather modestly designed main menu

The rather modestly designed main menu

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Loading screen

Loading screen

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows 'Tis a BEAR, my friends! What do we do, what do we do?..

'Tis a BEAR, my friends! What do we do, what do we do?..

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows In the mood for some CHEESE?.. Like other Elder Scrolls games, the world of Skyrim is very detailed

In the mood for some CHEESE?.. Like other Elder Scrolls games, the world of Skyrim is very detailed

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Forest and mountains - let us begin our travel!

Forest and mountains - let us begin our travel!

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Hmm, what are those strange symbols?..

Hmm, what are those strange symbols?..

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows I just dived underwater in a random place, and look what I found!

I just dived underwater in a random place, and look what I found!

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows My Khajiit character is looking at the town, his tail waving in the wind... :)

My Khajiit character is looking at the town, his tail waving in the wind... :)

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows You think you can climb that mountain, horsie?..

You think you can climb that mountain, horsie?..

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Yakity yak, yakity yak, yakity yak-i-yaky tak!

Yakity yak, yakity yak, yakity yak-i-yaky tak!

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows You'll meet many mysteriously-looking characters with their own agenda

You'll meet many mysteriously-looking characters with their own agenda

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows My "hero" just killed this poor innocent woman in her own bed, took her clothes, and moved her body onto the carpet. Jail is nearing

My "hero" just killed this poor innocent woman in her own bed, took her clothes, and moved her body onto the carpet. Jail is nearing

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Lockpicking is similar to <moby game="fallout 3">Fallout 3</moby>. Personally, I prefer the Oblivion system

Lockpicking is similar to Fallout 3. Personally, I prefer the Oblivion system

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The menu is weirdly designed, but at least it has full-size graphical items

The menu is weirdly designed, but at least it has full-size graphical items

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The main map. You can't just fast-travel to any major city here. Good call, Bethesda!

The main map. You can't just fast-travel to any major city here. Good call, Bethesda!

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Visiting a tavern and listening to a folk song performed by the local bard

Visiting a tavern and listening to a folk song performed by the local bard

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Dialogue choices during crucial quest events

Dialogue choices during crucial quest events

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The books are back, of course :) This is one of the volumes of "The Real Barenziah", one of my favorites

The books are back, of course :) This is one of the volumes of "The Real Barenziah", one of my favorites

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Virtual tourism continues - now in Skyrim!

Virtual tourism continues - now in Skyrim!

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Err... are you sure you want to ATTACK this guy?..

Err... are you sure you want to ATTACK this guy?..

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Just admiring the beautiful night sky...

Just admiring the beautiful night sky...

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The city of Markarth

The city of Markarth

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The AI does not react to events when in dialogue mode

The AI does not react to events when in dialogue mode

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows I was traveling and came upon this. Radiant AI sometimes comes up with very odd situations

I was traveling and came upon this. Radiant AI sometimes comes up with very odd situations

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The expansive, non-linear Blackreach stands in stark contrast to most of Skyrim's formulaic dungeons

The expansive, non-linear Blackreach stands in stark contrast to most of Skyrim's formulaic dungeons

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The constant NPC comments can be funny, at least the first ten times you hear them

The constant NPC comments can be funny, at least the first ten times you hear them

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The special effects are very pretty

The special effects are very pretty

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows While the graphics have greatly improved from Oblivion, there is still too much inappropriate bloom all over the place

While the graphics have greatly improved from Oblivion, there is still too much inappropriate bloom all over the place

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The field of view can easily be changed for good effect

The field of view can easily be changed for good effect

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Sunrise.

Sunrise.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows On the road at night.

On the road at night.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Every dungeon has its rewards.

Every dungeon has its rewards.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Aurora Borealis.

Aurora Borealis.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Sundown.

Sundown.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Lydia, faithful companion.

Lydia, faithful companion.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows A lake, somewhere in Skyrim.

A lake, somewhere in Skyrim.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The mill at the end of the road. Maybe they serve breakfast there!

The mill at the end of the road. Maybe they serve breakfast there!

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Blacksmithing at the Skyforge in Whiterun. Using a forge will reveal weapon and armor selections that the player may create.

Blacksmithing at the Skyforge in Whiterun. Using a forge will reveal weapon and armor selections that the player may create.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Mining an Orichalcum ore vine. Orichalcum ingots are used to create and improve Orcish weapons and armor.

Mining an Orichalcum ore vine. Orichalcum ingots are used to create and improve Orcish weapons and armor.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Delphine and Esbern in front of Alduin's Wall in Sky Haven Temple.

Delphine and Esbern in front of Alduin's Wall in Sky Haven Temple.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows The skill menu. You get one new perk for every level increase.

The skill menu. You get one new perk for every level increase.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows I'm listening to Nocturnal, the Daedric Prince of Darkness.

I'm listening to Nocturnal, the Daedric Prince of Darkness.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows Loading Screen - Though most are random, some loading screens are unique to locations, past events, or abilities the character has attained.

Loading Screen - Though most are random, some loading screens are unique to locations, past events, or abilities the character has attained.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Windows It takes some serious balls by this bandit to demand a toll fee from a werewolf.

It takes some serious balls by this bandit to demand a toll fee from a werewolf.