• Skyrim Anniversary Edition is about to be a pain for modders

    11 days ago - By TechRadar

    The Skyrim Anniversary Edition , when it launches next month, could cause problems for mod creators and render your existing Skyrim mods useless. Mods alter the basic code or structure of a game to make substantial changes, and these can be adding better textures, changes to how the game actually plays, or even completely wacky changes. For example, there's a mod for Skyrim which makes Thomas the Tank Engine a hostile NPC. Many of these mods have become an essential element in improving Skyrim for PC gamers. Now, these mods could be unplayable due to the Anniversary Edition of Skyrim.
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  • Skyrim Anniversary Edition Could End Up Badly Hurting the Game's Mod Scene

    Skyrim Anniversary Edition Could End Up Badly Hurting the Game's Mod Scene

    11 days ago - By IGN

    The upcoming release of Skyrim's Anniversary Edition could end up hurting the game's modding scene, and will likely mean a considerable amount of work for modders on the game. If you've been adding mods to your version of Skyrim over the years, then it's quite likely that you might have come across the Skyrim Script Extender plugin, which is used to help run a number of different popular mods for the game. It's also likely that you'll have adjusted your update settings for the game on Steam and use a separate mod manager to launch the game. If you don't do this, then there's a risk that...
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