The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Special Edition announced for PS4 and Xbox One

During its E3 press conference today, Bethesda’s Todd Howard confirmed the often-rumored remastered version for Skyrim, titled The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim – Special Edition. The remastered title is being developed for the PS4 and Xbox One, and will feature several graphical upgrades over the previous generation iterations.

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A trailer for the Special Edition of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim can be seen below.

New graphical effects include volumetric god rays, screen-space reflections, dynamic depth of field, new water and snow shaders, and more. In addition, these new console versions will also feature mod support, much like Bethesda’s other open-world RPG Fallout 4.

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The remastered version of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim will arrive later this year on October 28 for both current generation platforms. Share your thoughts on this announcement in the comments below.

Muhammad Ali Bari

Reviews Editor at GearNuke

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