Posts tagged skyrim
Whenever I hear that a game is delayed for this reason or that, I can’t help by get excited. To me, it means that something was wrong, and rather than patch the game post launch, the developers decided to fix the game.
With better internet rapidly spreading throughout not just the United States but the entire world, the video game industry has not hesitated to adapt. The industry sees the many possibilities the internet provides, from crowd-funding to digital distribution, and it recognizes the potential increase in profits. (more…)
Rumors have been floating around about a Bethesda MMO for some time now, but most speculation was that it would be a Fallout MMO.
Two major fantasy titles have made an impact on gamers in recent months. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim was released in November of last year, and Kingdoms of Amalur: Reckoning released in February. Both titles provide quality fantasy based gaming, but does one prevail over the other?
As gaming is constantly changing, so is the format and structure in which games are built upon. One element that I feel is overlooked all too often, is the opening cut scene to a video game. I am talking about the sucker punch, full motion, maybe high-definition, possibly breathtaking introduction video or sequence that explains either 1) what is happening in the game’s storyline and what to expect, or 2) shows some dialogue or places that frames the upcoming story for the player. (more…)
Bethesda is out to recruit developers who are affluent in development with the XBox 360 and Playstation 3 consoles. They are in need of developers equipped to create games for next gen consoles, such as the XBox and Playstation successors. Bethesda refused to comment on the claims, but there are good chances of a new Fallout or Elder Scrolls game. No news has been released as to the possibility of any other console releases, but based on Bethesda’s history, we will be seeing a next gen Playstation or XBox title.
Remember that classic “Skyrim” game from way back in the Fall of 2011? It was quite a hit back in its day, and with so much to do in a massive game, it was difficult to orient the direction of the main hero. Well, we here at GameTaffy pulled out our copies from their dust laden tombs for a replay and suggestions for our happy readers on how to get the most out of Skyrim.
Know Where You Want to Go
Diversity will be key on a second play-through of Skyrim; it would be boring to do the same thing twice. Get out of a comfort zone and shoot for being a thief or dark mage this time around instead of a warrior. It is a good idea to pick a new direction and focus the hero’s attributes based on that selection. The best way to focus a hero in Skyrim is to decide on an end result and let that guide his direction.
A new story that came out Wednesday on PC Gamer shows some new mods that have been added to Skyrim through the Steam Workshop. These mods range from useful and clever to funny and some are just downright weird. There are some crabs with top hats and monocles, some very useful spells, and even a spider that looks like Spiderman! That thing was creeeepy. (more…)
Second month of the year and already tons of new games coming out and digital content to watch out for!