The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Latest Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Trailer Reaches New Heights
Written Tuesday, November 08, 2011 By Richard Walker
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Before you watch this new video for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, you might want to consider listening to the latest Bethesda podcast, which offers additional insight from the artists who worked on creating the game's incredible fantasy world, perfectly coinciding with this latest trailer looking at the characters and locations you'll encounter in Skyrim.

Featuring contributions from Bethesda artists Matt Carofano (who we interviewed recently), Noah Berry, Christiane Meister and Dennis Mejillones, the podcast provides a backdrop to the video footage, with info on how the art team went about building the intricate environments in such stunning detail.

Check out the gorgeous video below, then if you want the full story, you can stream the latest Bethesda podcast here, download it here, or subscribe to it here. And while you're at it, why not read our latest three-hour hands-on preview here while you're waiting for our review. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is coming on 11-11-11.


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Comment #1 by azmodan85
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 10:42:31 AM
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That's some good shit, hopefully it will come on thursday already,since the place i pre-ordered from sometimes ships it out a little earlier. Gonna be awesome even if I have to wait til friday ^_^

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Comment #2 by BinayAnthrax
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 10:46:53 AM
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Looking better and better all the time, a true tribute to what a great RPG should look, feel, and act like!!!

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Comment #3 by InfiniteRefrain
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 10:51:07 AM
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Amazing! Finally was able to pay this off yesterday!

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Comment #4 by Crowquilt
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 11:04:17 AM
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Hope this is bug-free though. Bethesda, you are looking great! Fallout i can't really wait for the next gen fallout though using this type of engine.

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Comment #5 by Macthillien
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 11:06:02 AM
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D: I should never have watched this! Know it will be hard to wait until tomorrow! (My store ships out 2 days before)

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Comment #6 by Metalboy921
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 11:08:31 AM
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The Aurora Borealis looks stunning... I'll probably stare at that until daylight.

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Comment #7 by glenovich
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 02:04:54 PM
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I already have my copy. Playing it right now

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Comment #8 by Napoleon1814
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 02:47:49 PM
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My only option is to sleep for two days after seeing this.

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Comment #9 by Scorpkahn
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 03:28:10 PM
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@#5: You're complaining about having to wait until tomorrow? For shame. Try having to wait until after Christmas because of bills etc., like me.

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Comment #10 by shelbyhead666
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 04:16:27 PM
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The Khajiit look so much better this time around, really excited for this.

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Comment #11 by NeuralWraith
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 04:32:41 PM
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@#6: Too true, all too true :(

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Comment #12 by The_Firebringer
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 05:45:07 PM
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I just came on my pants

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Comment #13 by smooshmorshon
Tuesday, November 08, 2011 @ 08:33:59 PM
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@12 so u took ur pants off to watch this? Lol! This vid got me exited i cant wait 2 days for this f*$#n bs!

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Comment #14 by karl15
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 04:30:28 AM
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Looks beautiful

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Comment #15 by Vex009
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 05:21:04 AM
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Looks stunning, sadly, I won't be getting my mitts on this game until after Christmas *tears*.

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Comment #16 by newgroundsguru
Wednesday, November 09, 2011 @ 08:35:57 AM
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Oh wow does that look good! I really hate that i have no money..

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Game Info


US November 11, 2011
Europe November 11, 2011
Japan December 08, 2011

Resolution: 480p, 720p, 1080i
Sound: Dolby Digital
Players: 1
ESRB: Mature
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