Why do YOU play the Elder Scrolls games?

  • Is it because of the openness? Do you like the main quests? Side quests? Music? Characters ? Lore? What makes the Elder Scrolls unique for you?


  • Georgie George
    Georgie George   ·  November 7, 2011
    @Alex. Nuf said. : )
  • Georgie George
    Georgie George   ·  November 7, 2011
    I think nick hit it right on the spot. What other game would one want to play. Skyrim has a believable and immersing world that captures the imagination. Skyrim is what we make of it, a template for our minds to work and enjoy themselves. Great posts everyone
  • J Lebowski
    J Lebowski   ·  November 7, 2011
    Because, it's freakin' awesome!!!!! (and what Mjolnir said)
  • Mr. Mjolnir
    Mr. Mjolnir   ·  November 7, 2011
    Also because it's the shit when you're stoned.
  • Mike
    Mike   ·  November 7, 2011
    I totally agree with Nick Graham.
    Unlike any other game, it is TES that allows me to unleash my own imagination.  I enjoy weaving my own stories in the TES universe, living out the lives of my various characters, living in its world as if it was my ...  more
  • Mathersfrench
    Mathersfrench   ·  November 7, 2011
    I play them because I love a game where you dont have a directive that you have to do and thats your only choice. The elder scrolls are all about freedom. Doing what you want, when you want, where you want.
  • Alex Fakira
    Alex Fakira   ·  November 7, 2011
    simply because you can do as you please in the game, its like grand theft auto with swords :D and who doesnt love grand theft auto? plus you can have jobs and be part of the working community... simply brilliant and packed with content !!!
  • Nick Graham
    Nick Graham   ·  November 7, 2011
    I play TES because they're too good not to play. Even people who don't typically like the fantasy genre can find something that really blows them away--and I think it's because the experience is immersive from more than just a gameplay standpoint. It's a ...  more
  • Arthur Keen
    Arthur Keen   ·  November 7, 2011

    Fantastic answer!
  • Mr. Mjolnir
    Mr. Mjolnir   ·  November 7, 2011
    Because there's nowhere else like home