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The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition

App ID 489830
App Type Game
Developer
Publisher Bethesda Softworks
Franchise The Elder Scrolls, Skyrim
Supported Systems Windows
Last Change Number 23591175
Last Record Update 18 May 2024 – 01:25:43 UTC ()
Release Date 28 October 2016 – 00:00:00 UTC ()

Winner of more than 200 Game of the Year Awards, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition brings the epic fantasy to life in stunning detail. The Special Edition includes the critically acclaimed game and add-ons with all-new features.

Additional Information

Developer Bethesda Game Studios
metacritic_name The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition
controller_support partial
metacritic_score 74
metacritic_fullurl https://www.metacritic.com/game/pc/the-elder-scrolls-v-skyrim-special-edition?ftag=MCD-06-10aaa1f
community_visible_stats Yes
DLCAvailableOnStore Yes
ReleaseState released
Publisher Bethesda Softworks
eulas
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nameThe Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition EULA
urlhttp://store.steampowered.com//eula/489830_eula_0
Store Release Date 27 October 2016 ()
community_hub_visible Yes
Primary Genre RPG (3)
Store Genres RPG (3)
Steam Release Date 28 October 2016 – 00:00:00 UTC ()
Store Asset Modification Time 11 November 2021 – 00:31:25 UTC () (1636590685)
review_score 8
review_percentage 91
Detected Technologies (?) SDK.Bink_Video
Steam Deck Compatibility
  • category: Verified
  • test_timestamp: 12 December 2023 – 00:00:00 UTC
  • tested_build_id: 12865885
  • configuration:
    supported_inputgamepad
    requires_manual_keyboard_invoke0
    requires_non_controller_launcher_nav0
    primary_player_is_controller_slot_01
    non_deck_display_glyphs0
    small_text0
    requires_internet_for_setup0
    requires_internet_for_singleplayer0
    recommended_runtimeproton-stable
    requires_h2640
    gamescope_frame_limiter_not_supported0
    hdr_support0
  • All functionality is accessible when using the default controller configuration
  • This game shows Steam Deck controller icons
  • In-game interface text is legible on Steam Deck
  • This game's default graphics configuration performs well on Steam Deck
  • Note: This game does not default to external Bluetooth/USB controllers on Deck, and may require manually switching the active controller via the Quick Access Menu
Content Descriptors Some Nudity or Sexual Content (1), General Mature Content (5)

Supported Languages

9 Languages Interface Full Audio Subtitles Achievements
English Yes Yes Yes Yes
French Yes Yes Yes Yes
Italian Yes Yes Yes Yes
German Yes Yes Yes Yes
Spanish - Spain Yes Yes Yes Yes
Polish Yes Yes Yes Yes
Traditional Chinese Yes Yes Yes
Russian Yes Yes Yes Yes
Japanese Yes Yes Yes Yes

Tags

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Web Assets
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Steam charts

  • 11,389 players right now
  • 22,376 24-hour peak
  • 69,906 all-time peak 30 October 2016
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Store data

  • 495,585 followers
  • #137 in top sellers
  • 270,872 positive reviews
  • 25,859 negative reviews
  • 91.29% positive reviews

Twitch stats

  • 122 viewers right now
  • 1,388 24-hour peak
  • 23,542 all-time peak
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User reviews history NEW

  • 😍 Very Positive
  • 90.36% SteamDB Rating
  • 270,872 91.3% positive reviews
  • 25,859 8.7% negative reviews

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Markers

Date Label 30-day Peak
28 October 2016 Steam Release -
7 September 2017 – 17:00 Free Weekend -
12 April 2018 – 17:00 Free Weekend -
24 July 2019 – 15:00 Fanatical: The Elder Scrolls Essentials Pack -
14 November 2019 – 18:00 Free Weekend -
19 May 2023 – 14:00 Fanatical: Prestige Collection Build Your Own Bundle (May 2023) -
11 September 2023 – 15:00 Fanatical: Prestige Collection Build Your Own Bundle (September 2023) -

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How many players are playing The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition right now on Steam?

Steam player counter indicates there are currently 11389 players live playing The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition on Steam.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition had an all-time peak of 69906 concurrent players on 30 October 2016.

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