In addition to our 1.5 update on Steam, here’s some notable Skyrim news from around the web.
The Christian Science Monitor recently visited Bethesda Game Studios to learn more about why people play videogames. The feature is worth a read for any gamer, and perfect to share with that family member that doesn’t understand your favorite past time. Here’s a quick excerpt:
“I was a latchkey kid,” remembers production director Ashley Cheng, 38. “When my grandmother came home, she’d feel the TV. If it was warm, that meant I was playing games – instead of practicing piano.”
More stories from around the web…
- Bethesda Game Studios have advanced to the Elite 8 of The Escapist’s March Mayhem Developer Showdown. Register and vote here.
- Engadget covers an impressive virtual reality experience for Skyrim put together by YouTube user chriszaharia
- Gavin Dunne (aka Miracle of Sound) wrote a tribute song to Skyrim, Legends of the Frost, featuring vocals from Malukah!
- The Legend of the Meme Continues! Check out two new Arrow to the Knee tributes — both in written and music video form.
Finally, in the player above, watch wrenthereaper’s Skyrim-inspired short (no pun intended) on IGN’s YouTube channel.