In the midst of the hectic pace at E3 and with all that is going on there, Bethesda Softworks still found the time to share with us the fact that The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion 5th Anniversary Edition has been granted an official release date -- and will be available in North America on Tuesday, July 12th, 2011.
Celebrating the upcoming release of Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is a key focus for this E3, but longtime fans of the Elder Scrolls series will be thrilled to learn that the much talked-about anniversary edition is still in the works and has its official release date!
With a suggested retail price of just $29.99, the Anniversary Edition is the perfect opportunity for fans of the series to bone-up on game play in the complete collection of the original award-winning game plus the Knights of the Nine and Shivering Isles expansions, which together will get them in just the right form and frame of mind for the next adventure in the ongoing sage that is The Elder Scrolls!
With countless 'Game of the Year' awards and overwhelming critical praise, Oblivion still remains a defining game in the role-playing genre, and this is your chance to celebrate one of the most expansive next-generation titles ever to be released on the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Windows PC platforms with this definitive, limited-edition compilation.
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion 5th Anniversary Edition includes:
The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion: With the empire ready to crumble, the gates of Oblivion open and demons march upon the land. You must find the lost heir to the throne and unravel the sinister plot that threatens to destroy all of Tamriel.
Knights of the Nine: A fallen King has been unchained from the darkness of Oblivion to seek vengeance upon the Gods who banished him. Only a champion pure of heart can vanquish the evil that has been released.
Shivering Isles: Enter the torn realm of Sheogorath -- a world where Mania and Dementia reign. Do you have the strength to survive his trials, to tame a realm fraught with paranoia and despair, and wear the mantle of a God?
The North American 5th Anniversary Edition also includes:
Collector’s Steelbook: A beautiful collectible metal case masterfully embossed with Daedric symbols.
Making of Oblivion: A behind-the-scenes documentary on the making of Oblivion.
Oblivion Game Map: A full-color map of Cyrodiil and the Shivering Isles.
Save on Skyrim: Contains a $10 mail-in rebate offer for the purchase of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and a Skyrim strategy guide.
Details on the versions that will be available in the rest of the world and their contents will be released soon!
Posted: 8th Jun 2011 by CMBF
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