With this official add-on for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, journey off the coast of Morrowind, to the island of Solstheim. Encounter new towns, dungeons, and quests, as you traverse the ash wastes and glacial valleys of this new land.Read full description
With this official add-on for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, journey off the coast of Morrowind, to the island of Solstheim. Encounter new towns, dungeons, and quests, as you traverse the ash wastes and glacial valleys of this new land. Become more powerful with shouts that bend the will of your enemies and even tame dragons. Your fate, and the fate of Solstheim, hangs in the balance as you face off against your deadliest adversary – the first Dragonborn.
Explore Beyond Skyrim:
Leave the province of Skyrim and travel to the coastal island of Solstheim. Encounter the Dark Elven settlers of Raven Rock and the native Skaal, as you unravel the mystery of a Dragonborn’s return.
Become the Ultimate Dragonborn:
Harness the power of the Voice as you face off against the first Dragonborn. Wield new shouts and spells including Dragon Aspect – allowing you to summon the inner power of a dragon to deliver colossal blows and strengthen other shouts.
Discover dark powers as you journey into a new Daedric realm. Collect books of forbidden knowledge and choose new paths for your skills and abilities.
New dungeons, creatures, weapons, and more:
Suit up in Bonemold and Chitin armors and wield Stalhrim weapons as you navigate through a myriad of dungeons. Battle formidable foes like Ash Spawn, Rieklings, and more.
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Dragonborn is a great DLC for a multitude of reasons. We have a compelling story about the first Dragonborn and how he was destined to defeat Alduin but did not. We have a great environment in the form of Sosltheim, an island we visited in Morrowind's Bloodmoon expansion. We have dragon mounts, plenty of new enemies, and an interesting culture unlike anything we saw on Skyrim. My only criticism is the fight with the first Dragonborn is anti-climatic, but we get to explore a new plane of Oblivion we've never seen. Overall, it's a great expansion for Skyrim. Not as good as Shivering Isles, but it's definitely worth playing and checking out.
One of the main selling points for this DLC is that you can finally ride a dragon. Yes, you ride a dragon, but it just feels like a 1 time show. You don't really control it, so it's basically worthless... The new quests have a better storyline that usual so it isn't all that bad. Love the theme on the characters.
This feels more like an expansion than traditional DLC. The island it adds - Solstheim - is really big, and not like Skyrim at all. The flora and fauna is completely different, and the environment mainly consists of ash-covered wasteland. There's many different quests to be found, and it's so rich on content. There's also strange books that can be found and they teleport you to really interesting weird locations. The house you get is also great. The biggest disappointment is the dragon flying. You don't directly control it, and can't fly anywhere. You just tell it what to do and it's pretty boring. This is DLC done right, and if you like Skyrim and doesn't already own this, then get it.
You get to travel all the way to Morrowind for brand new quests, monsters, shouts, equipment, and characters. This is more of an expansion than a DLC. It's not a new mission, it's a huge bundle of quests, items, and the like. Dragonborn is a misleading title however. You do get to ride on dragons, but there's no combat and minimal control. It's basically a boring theme park rise. Overall, it's a great expansion, just don't expect epic dragon action from it.
Dragonborn is a strange title for the DLC, but it's actually a great addition. Without spoiling anything, you travel to Solstheim, a relatively small island featured also in Morrowind...and it shows. If you played Morrowind you can easily relate to the setting and feel nostalgic. Story wise, the DLC fits very well into the game. You aren't the only Dragonborn and thank goodness for that. You don't feel special anymore but now you get to test your skills against someone armed with the same skills as you. If you play this on the hardest difficulty, you will enjoy it a bit more because it actually feels like you are being tested. Overall, this is a great DLC with loads of additions to the game--plus opens up a lot of new mods for PC players.
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