The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim®

System: Nintendo Switch Release date: 17/11/2017
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim®
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Winner of more than 200 Game of the Year Awards, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim® on Nintendo Switch lets you live another life, in another world…anytime, anywhere.

The open-world adventure from Bethesda Game Studios® where you can be anyone and do anything, now allows you to go anywhere – at home or on the go. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim® for Nintendo Switch includes all-new exclusive features like motion control for combat and lockpicking, outfits and gear from The Legend of Zelda franchise, and amiibo (sold separately) compatibility.

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From battling ancient dragons, exploring rugged mountains, building a home, or mastering hundreds of weapons, spells and abilities, set your own pace in a world that alters dynamically based on your choices. Play any way you want and define your character through your actions.

An ancient evil awakens

Dragons, long lost to the passages of the Elder Scrolls, have returned, and the future of Skyrim hangs in the balance. As Dragonborn, the prophesied hero born with the power of The Voice, you are the only one who can stand against them.

Discover the world of Skyrim in the Story section

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An open-world fantasy epic

Create your own custom character and do virtually anything you want. Choose from hundreds of weapons, spells and abilities, and use all-new motion controls exclusive to the Nintendo Switch version to battle with melee weapons, aim your bow, or pick locks.

Start your adventure in the Gameplay section

Become legendary

Use items and attire from The Legend of Zelda on your quest! Take down enemies with the Master Sword, protect yourself with the Hylian Shield or look heroic in the Champion’s Tunic. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim® for Nintendo Switch also includes all official add-ons – Dawnguard, Hearthfire, and Dragonborn.

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Gain gear with amiibo

You can tap compatible The Legend of Zelda character amiibo (sold separately) once daily for the chance to gain gear inspired by the series*! You can also tap other compatible amiibo to receive a chest of loot, exclusive to the Nintendo Switch version of the game.

See what else amiibo can do

Live another life, in another world…anytime, anywhere in The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim® on Nintendo Switch.

Please note: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Nintendo Switch Game Card version includes English voiceover only. If your system language is set to French, German, Italian, Spanish or Russian, you will be prompted to download an optional language pack, which includes voiceover. To download this content, additional storage may be required. If you don’t have enough system storage in the Nintendo Switch console, please use a compatible microSD card (for more information, visit our Support section).

*These items can also be acquired without amiibo as you progress through the game.

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The High King of Skyrim has been murdered. Alliances form as claims to the throne are made. In the midst of this conflict, a far more dangerous, ancient evil is awakened. Dragons, long lost to the passages of the Elder Scrolls, have returned to Tamriel.

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The future of Skyrim, even the Empire itself, hangs in the balance as they wait for the prophesied Dragonborn to come – a hero born with the power of The Voice, and the only one who can stand amongst the dragons.

Start your adventure in the Gameplay section

Experience an open-world fantasy epic, brought to life with a complete virtual world for you to explore any way you choose. Rolling clouds, rugged mountains, bustling cities, lush fields, flowing rivers and ancient dungeons are waiting to be discovered…anytime, anywhere.

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Create your hero

Play as any type of character you can imagine and do whatever you want: defeat dragons, explore dungeons, interact with the people of the world, build a house, start a family, and master skills, spells and weapons.

The choice is yours

Your decisions matter in a world that changes dynamically based on your choices. Seek out epic quests, level up your character, customise your appearance and embark on an adventure that’s unique to you. Play any way you want and define your character through your actions.

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A new way to play

Take down enemies in combat and explore the world of Skyrim with all-new motions controls exclusive to Nintendo Switch. Swing your sword in battle, aim your bow, or pick locks as you search for hidden treasure and loot.

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More adventures await

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim® for Nintendo Switch also includes all official add-ons – Dawnguard, Hearthfire, and Dragonborn. Encounter new towns, dungeons and quests, join an ancient order and build your home from the ground up.

See what amiibo can do

amiibo

amiibo (sold separately) can be used to gain gear from The Legend of Zelda franchise and receive a chest of loot.

Look heroic

You can tap compatible The Legend of Zelda character amiibo (sold separately) to gain outfits and gear inspired by the series. Take down enemies with the Master Sword, protect yourself with the Hylian Shield, or look heroic in the Champion’s Tunic.*

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Gain more loot

You can also tap other compatible amiibo to receive a chest of loot, exclusive to the Nintendo Switch version of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim®.

See compatible amiibo

*These items can also be acquired without amiibo as you progress through the game.

Categories

Action, RPG

Players

1

Publisher

Bethesda Softworks

Age rating

  • 18

Nintendo Switch Game Card

System

Nintendo Switch

Release date

17/11/2017

Age rating

18

Controllers

  • Nintendo Switch Pro Controller

Languages

English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian

Download version (Nintendo Switch)

System

Nintendo Switch

Release date

17/11/2017

Age rating

18

Controllers

  • Nintendo Switch Pro Controller

Languages

English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Russian

Download size

15377.37 MB