Skyrim Races Archive

  •   When choosing your race on Skyrim you should consider what class you want to be later on.  Although Skyrim moves away from the class based system of previous Elder Scrolls releases, your race will still put you on the fast track toward specific disciplines.  For example, if I want to focus on stealth and rogue-like abilities an Argonian or Kajiit might be good selections.  If I wanted to create a burly warrior either an Orc or Redguard would be a good choice. When deciding what race you will choose when starting Skyrim refer to this chart.  By looking at the skill bonuses each race starts with you will be better equipped to begin character creation in the Elder Scrolls V: […]

    SKYRIM: Which race should I choose?

      When choosing your race on Skyrim you should consider what class you want to be later on.  Although Skyrim moves away from the class based system of previous Elder Scrolls releases, your race will still put you on the fast track toward specific disciplines.  For example, if I want to focus on stealth and rogue-like abilities an Argonian or Kajiit might be good selections.  If I wanted to create a burly warrior either an Orc or Redguard would be a good choice. When deciding what race you will choose when starting Skyrim refer to this chart.  By looking at the skill bonuses each race starts with you will be better equipped to begin character creation in the Elder Scrolls V: […]

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  • Skyrim will feature the same ten races as Oblivion and Morrowind.  You will be able to choose from Argonian, Breton, Dark Elf (Dunmer), High Elf (Altmer), Imperial (Cyrodiil), Khajiit, Nord, Orc (Orsimer), Redguard, and Wood Elf (Bosmer). Bethesda gave us some great images at PAX Prime to pass along to our readers.  If you haven’t already feasted your eyes upon these images you may do so now with unbridled nerdiness!  Have at it!   Argonian ~ Breton ~ Dark Elf (Dunmer) ~ High Elf (Altmer) ~ Imperial (Cyrodiil) ~ Khajiit ~ Nord ~ Orc (Orsimer) ~ Redguard ~ Wood Elf (Bosmer) I had the chance to play Skyrim for 2 hours at PAX Prime in the media booth.  Creating a […]

    Skyrim: Races

    Skyrim will feature the same ten races as Oblivion and Morrowind.  You will be able to choose from Argonian, Breton, Dark Elf (Dunmer), High Elf (Altmer), Imperial (Cyrodiil), Khajiit, Nord, Orc (Orsimer), Redguard, and Wood Elf (Bosmer). Bethesda gave us some great images at PAX Prime to pass along to our readers.  If you haven’t already feasted your eyes upon these images you may do so now with unbridled nerdiness!  Have at it!   Argonian ~ Breton ~ Dark Elf (Dunmer) ~ High Elf (Altmer) ~ Imperial (Cyrodiil) ~ Khajiit ~ Nord ~ Orc (Orsimer) ~ Redguard ~ Wood Elf (Bosmer) I had the chance to play Skyrim for 2 hours at PAX Prime in the media booth.  Creating a […]

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