- For the original game, see The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Anniversary Edition is a 2021 remastered version of the 2011 game The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, the fifth installment of The Elder Scrolls series. It will be released for PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/S, PlayStation 4, and PlayStation 5 on November 11, 2021. The Anniversary Edition contains a copy of the Special Edition, as well as the expansions Dawnguard, Hearthfire, and Dragonborn. The Anniversary Edition also includes 74 Creation Club mods, all 48 currently available ones plus 26 new, unreleased ones, adding up to a total of around 500 new gameplay elements for Skyrim.
Unlike Special Edition, the Anniversary Edition will not be offered as a free upgrade to any existing players.confirmation needed However, current owners of the Special Edition on all platforms will receive "three free pieces of Creation Club content: Fishing, Survival Mode and even new quests with Saints and Seducers." Additionally, current owners of the Special Edition on the Xbox Series X/S and PlayStation 5 will receive a free upgrade to an "enhanced version" of the Anniversary Editionconfirmation needed on November 11, 2021.
The following are the official system requirements for the Skyrim Anniversary Edition: