The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Videos

Digital Foundry | Skyrim: AMD Virgo vs. Intel HD4000 Performance Video

An integrated graphics face-off as AMD's latest APU goes up against a quad-core Intel part with HD4000 graphics.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim: AMD Virgo vs. AMD Trinity Performance Video

The laptop version of the same chipset pitted against the desktop rendition.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim 900p High Settings: Retina Macbook Pro vs. Alienware M14x Video

For all of the state-of-the-art tech packed into the Retina Macbook Pro, these are still off-the-shelf parts available to other OEMs. At lower resolutions, performance can be matched at a lower price-point.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim Ultra 1080p: GeForce GTX 660 vs. GTX 660 Ti Video

Both the GTX 660 and its more expensive counterpart have no issue with a maxed out Skyrim at 1080p.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim Ultra 1080p: GeForce GTX 660 vs. Radeon HD 7850 Video

Performance of the RPG classic compared between the GTX 660 and its cheaper Radeon rival.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim Ultra 1080p: GeForce GTX 660 vs. Radeon HD 7870 Video

The creation engine is put to the test on the GTX 660 and its nearest Radeon rival.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim Ultra 1080p: Radeon HD 7970M vs. GTX 680M Video

Skyrim's NPC-laden intro is an excellent repeatable test for measuring performance on these high-power laptop graphics cores.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim 1080p Max Settings, Radeon HD 7870 vs. 6870 Video

See how the overclocked 7870 compares against its last-gen counterpart in Skyrim running at 1080p at max settings.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim 1080p Max Settings, Radeon HD 7870 vs. 7850 Video

AMD's enthusiast level price vs. performance winners slug it out on a fully maxed out Skyrim.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim 1080p Max Settings, Radeon HD 7870 vs. GTX 660 Ti Video

Skyrim's intro plays out on both the HD 7870 and its nearest NVIDIA rival, the GTX 660 Ti.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim - Dolby Audio Processing Technology Demo

From stereo to pseudo surround. Try out this video with your own stereo headphones attached for simulated surround audio.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim 1080p Max Settings, GTX 660 Ti vs. Radeon 6870 Video

A maxed-out Skyrim running on the new NVIDIA card up against the venerable Radeon 6870.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim 1080p Max Settings, GTX 660 Ti vs. Radeon 7850 Video

Skyrim's intro proves to an interesting workout for our test GPUs.

Video | Muscle film 300 recreated superbly in Skyrim

"When the boy was born, like all Spartans, he was inspected."

Digital Foundry | Skyrim: DFPC Radeon 6770 vs. 6870 High Settings, 1080p Video

At 1080p, the extra muscle of the Radeon HD 6870 proves decisive.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim: DFPC Radeon 6770 vs. 6870 High Settings, 768p Video

A distressing lack of much in the way of extra performance at this resolution.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim: AMD Trinity vs. Xbox 360 Video

PC version on high settings with FXAA faces off against the Xbox 360 build.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim: AMD Trinity vs. Intel HD4000 Video

PC version on high settings with FXAA (no MSAA) compared on both integrated GPUs.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim: AMD Trinity vs. PS3 Video

PC version on 720p with high settings and FXAA versus the console version.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim: DFPC vs. Xbox 360, 768p High Settings Video

Digital Foundry's £300 gaming PC takes on the Xbox 360 on Skyrim, showing remarkable improvements.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim: DFPC vs. Alienware M14x, 768p High Settings Video

The entry level £300 Digital Foundry gaming PC vs. Alienware's mid-level gaming laptop. A remarkably balanced conflict.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim: DFPC vs. PS3, 768p High Settings Video

The £300 Digital Foundry gaming PC takes on Skyrim on the PlayStation 3, with night and day image quality and frame-rate boosts.

Digital Foundry | Acer Ultra M3 vs Alienware M14x: Skyrim

High quality settings at 1366x768, GT 640M vs GT 650M.

Digital Foundry | Alienware M14x Skyrim High Settings: 768p vs 900p Video

The GeForce GT 650M put through its paces on high quality levels at the two screen resolutions supported by the Alienware M14x.

Video | The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim - Dawnguard trailer

On Xbox 360 this summer for 1600 Microsoft Points.

Video | Skyrim update 1.5 trailered

Bethesda shows off new kill cam feature.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim 2.03 Patch: Hard Drive vs. SSD Video

Stock drive against hybrid SSD against full SSD.

Digital Foundry | PS3 Hard Drive vs. SSD Comparison Video: Rage

What improvements are there to Rage texture pop-in with a hard drive/SSD upgrade?

Digital Foundry | Skyrim PS3 2.0/2.01/2.03 Patch Performance Analysis

The launch day patch, and both its major successors tested with a 65-hour save.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim PS3 2.03 Patch: New Game vs. 65 Hour Save

To what extent can we make lag manifest in the freshly patched version of PS3 Skyrim?

Video | Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim creation kit tools trailer

Upload, download and create mods via Steam.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim PS3 Lag: Patch 2.01 Analysis

Does the new PS3 Skyrim patch improves matters?

Digital Foundry | Skyrim PS3 Lag: New Save vs. 65 Hour Save

How bad does Skyrim PS3 lag get in the unpatched game?

Video | How Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim sounds in Japanese

Top-marked title out next week in Japan.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim Timelapse: Xbox 360 Video

A bonus timelapse presentation based on 360 captures.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim Timelapse: World in Motion Video

The phenomenal world of Skyrim as you've never seen it before.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim Combat Performance Analysis

PS3 and 360 tested in action-intensive scenes.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim Xbox 360 vs. PC Comparison Video

Spot the difference between console and computer.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim PS3 vs. PC Comparison Video

The strongest vs. the weakest version of the game.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim Xbox 360 vs. PS3 Face-Off Video

The two console versions directly compared.

Digital Foundry | Skyrim Engine Performance Analysis Video

Xbox 360 and PS3 put to the test in similar scenes.

Video | The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim Talkthrough

Punching dragons and murdering the innocent.

Video | Lady Dragonborn at Skyrim launch video

Horned heroine spotted at midnight launch.

Video | Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim animation trailer

Spell-casting and sword-wielding action.

Video | Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim music trailer

Behind the scenes of orchestral, voice talents.

Video | Making of Elder Scrolls: Skyrim trailer

Behind the scenes doc in Collector's Ed.

Video | 20-minute Skyrim gameplay demo

Spell slinging and dungeon crawling.

Video | First Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim footage

Bethesda dragon-drops the first trailer.