The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim beginner's guide

Need help building your Dragonborn? We got you covered

It is time to once again delve into the land of Tamriel - Skyrim has arrived! It’s taken awhile but the fifth entry in The Elder Scrolls series is finally here in all its glory. Much has changed in the land of Tamriel which means there is a lot to learn even for long time veterans of the series. Almost everything from the ground up has been tweaked or redesigned to create a more action-packed sword and sorcery experience. With blade in one hand and sword in the other it’s time to take on the hordes that stand between your hero and his destiny...

Above: And also, lots of dragons

There is a lot of ground to cover here so let’s get right into it. As usual, this guide is put together for newbies of the game, and is meant to help them out with many of the various intricate systems in this title. While veterans of the older games might find some information to aid with the transition to the new mechanics of this title, newer players will gain the most out of this. With that said, if you have any suggestions or tips you would like to share with the GamesRadar community, please use the comment section below to enlighten your fellows.

To battle!

Character Creation

Character Builds

Leveling Up


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