Lost In Skyrim’s Storyworld

As I’ve stated before, I am a long way away from being a hardcore gamer. I take breaks and lulls in my Xboxing as I have work, and a life to get on with. After eight months of playing ‘The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim’, including short periods of no play, I have to say I...
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A Transmedia Adaption – Skyrim

Bellyfeel’s ongoing series looks at ways of applying a transmedia approach to a best-selling game, ‘The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim’. Epic This epic saga from game developer Bethesda is perfect for transmedia adaption because the existing storyworld that houses five games plus many expansion packs is rich, deep and exhaustively detailed. This enables the generation...
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Skyrim – An Immersive Storyworld

I am not a hardcore gamer by any stretch of the imagination but when I play the role playing game ‘The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim’ the hours fly by because I am totally immersed in a truly epic storyworld – a planned one hour session effortlessly turns into five hours or more. ‘Skyrim’ is a...
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