Skyrim is already an enjoyable game in
its original form, but for those itching to play with retro graphics
or the ability to summon wheels of cheese at will, there are two new
mods that might do the trick.
The first is a work in progress by
Skyrim Nexus member Astal called The Retro Project. Once completed,
it will wrap the entirety of Skyrim—landscapes, weapons, houses,
mudcrabs, and all—in low-res sprites resembling the early days of
wonder what those 2D characters from yesteryear where looking at
while you were viewing them from the Top or Side the entire time?,”
asks Astal on the project's page. “Well, get a glimpse of what they
see! Criticism welcome, and feel free to recommend different sprites.
Got a whole bunch on standby. Credit for the sources of the sprites
inside file. More definitely coming soon. :)”
out a few screens from the early build:
next is a Skyrim tweak made by DoubleAgentMoA that imbues Dragonborn with the ability to summon
cheese. Lots and lots of cheese.
In related news, the town of Whiterun has reportedly become overrun by skeevers. In related, related news The Bannered Mare is now serving cheese-stuffed skeevers.
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