The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition is a refreshed version of the famous RPG. The game’s settings in Skyrim is a fantasy world where you fight against people and dragons. The game supports many languages and it can be played on computers and consoles. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition is a game for the players over 18 years of age. The developer of Skyrim is Bethesda Game Studios. This top studio has produced such titles as Fallout 4 or Fallout 3. The game was released on October 28, 2016, by Bethesda Softworks.

How to Download The Elder Scrolls V

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition is available for download on Steam for less $39.99. The platform offers also the automatic updates for the game. To start the download, click on the Download button at the end of the review.

What’s New?

In the special edition, on top of the basic version of the game, you additionally get significantly improved graphics and three official add-ons: Dragonborn, Dawnguard, and Hearthfire. Skyrim, despite the fact that it was originally released in 2011, over the years, has not lost its popularity.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition is an epic story set in a fantasy world. The plot of the game is extremely complex and allows the player to choose how to develop it. You can travel freely taking your time and according to your own plan. In the basic version of the game, you fight for power in a crumbling kingdom. In addition to human enemies – you also fight dragons. The Empire is waiting for a prophecy to be fulfilled. A hero born of a dragon will defend the country. He will one day come to the kingdom. It will be you.

The Add-ons

In the first DLC entitled Dawnguard, a new faction of the Dawn Defenders – the vampire hunters – is introduced. The second add-on, Hearthfire, allows, among other things, to build your own home with numerous tools and available resources. In the third add-on called Dragonborn, you set off to the island of Solstheim where you find new castles, dungeons, and a new dragon.

The Open World

In The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition, you find an open world which you can explore freely. You also have complete freedom of making decisions and shaping the story. In the virtual world, which is designed with great attention to detail, you will be given many quests, you will find many plot threads, possibilities, and characters. The game is so universal that it allows for mods creation. The net is full of numerous unofficial modifications that add even more gameplay options.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim: the Reviews on Steam

The game is extremely favorably rated by the players. On Steam, Skyrim can boast a majority of positive reviews. The comments and discussions between the players as well as memes about the game testify the positive emotions evoked by the title.

The Hardware Requirements

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition is a demanding game in terms of hardware. For the excellent graphics and realistic engine you  have to have a machine with eight gigabytes of RAM in order to be able to necessary to run Skyrim. The graphics card in the minimum requirements should offer 2 GB of RAM, and 4 GB are recommended. The game requires a minimum Intel Core i5 processor, while the disk should have at least 12 GB of free space.

The Elder Scrolls Series History

The first RPG from The Elder Scrolls series, set in the open world was Arena  – released in 1994. Two years later The Elder Scrolls II: Daggerfall appeared. The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind saw the light of day in 2002. We waited for its sequel The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion until 2006. Skyrim was made available to the fans five years later.

In the long history of the series, there were also some spin-off games. In 1997, the RPG entitle An Elder Scrolls Legend: Battlespire was released, and a year later the players received a TPP game – The Elder Scrolls Adventures: Redguard. In 2014 we could enjoy an MMORPG game The Elder Scrolls Online, and in 2017 The Elder Scrolls: Legends, a card game was made available to the public.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition is a new version of the cult RPG game which contains all the three add-ons as well as improved graphics. Download the game to your computer and start defending the kingdom and explore the open fantasy world.
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Kasia Dalecka

Kasia Dalecka

Kasia Dalecka is a game reviewer from Poland. She's been playing video games since she was a little girl, and she's been writing about them for the past few years. Kasia has a passion for story-driven games, and she loves to find hidden gems that fly under the radar. When she's not writing or playing games, Kasia enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and exploring the great outdoors.

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