Draugrs invade Dragoncon & PAX

Normally you expect to find Draugrs lurking in dungeons and tombs of Skyrim. This weekend a pair made their way across the country.

Skyrim fans Bill & Brittany Doran made their annual trip to Atlanta’s Dragoncon dressed as a pair of Draugr Deathlords. Taking advantage of the long weekend. we were fortunate to also see them on the final day of PAX Prime in Seattle. They posed for [many] pics, checked out The Elder Scrolls Online, and were nice enough to talk to everyone about their costumes.

Be sure to check out Bill’s blog, Punished Props, for an extensive look at the countless hours spent creating the Draugrs’ weapons, armor, and body suits. And as a bonus, see the costumes in action in the video below.

Order the Cacodemon & Pain Elemental Plushies

Gaming Heads, the same folks behind our Dragonborn statue for Skyrim, have released two new items for DOOM — the Cacodemon and Pain Elemental plushies. Both can be purchased for $15 via GamingHeads.com or on our store in the DOOM section.

Need a refresher on these DOOM baddies — read up on both on the DOOM Wikia page.

Oh, and did we mention they’re perfect for office hoops?

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Dishonored & ESO receive Golden Joystick Nominations

Nominees for the 31st Annual Golden Joysticks were announced this morning, and we’re excited to share that both Dishonored and The Elder Scrolls Online were nominated by gaming’s longest-running award show.

Dishonored racked up an impressive five nominations, including Game of the Year, Best Newcomer, Best Storytelling, and Best Visual Design. Additionally, the Lady Boyle mission was nominated in the Best Gaming Moment Category.

Meanwhile, the ‘Most Wanted’ category for games on the horizon includes The Elder Scrolls Online.

To vote for these games (and your other favorites), visit http://www.computerandvideogames.com/joystick/.

Purchase Bethesda Merch at PAX Prime

Earlier this week we announced that the Bethesda Store will be setting up shop at PAX Prime. Today we’re happy to reveal the full rundown of available items, including new DOOM plushies of the Cacodemon (above) and Pain Elemental.

After the break, you’ll get a full rundown of what’s at the store. Note: Not all items are yet available on the online store.

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