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Another Skyrim special edition is on the way including an Xbox Series X upgrade

Yet another Skyrim special edition and upgrade has just been announced for Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Series S, set for release on Nov 5.

Skyrim is one of the most significant, genre-defining games of the century, and publisher, Bethesda, is not shying away from the game’s cultural influence and popularity. Case in point: the many different special editions on offer over the years.

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The new special edition, titled the Skyrim Anniversary Edition in celebration of the game’s 10th anniversary, we will be available as a special upgrade for Xbox Pass Subscribers as well as Special Edition owners on any platform.

So what’s included in the Skyrim Anniversary Edition? Gamers can expect the Special Edition of the game, including 500 pieces of content from the game’s Creation Club.

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“We’re excited to announce the most definitive version of Skyrim to date: The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Anniversary Edition,” Bethesda said in a statement.

“In addition to the three free Creation Club items mentioned above, this version contains the full game plus all three expansions and over 500 pieces of unique content from Creation Club, including pre-existing and new quests, dungeons, bosses, weapons, spells and more!”

If you’re so inclined to continue playing your Special Edition of Skyrim, you can look forward to some addition free content coming your away, as well as an Xbox Series X and Series S upgrade, free of charge with your Xbox Game Pass subscription.

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There will be three Creation Club features coming to the next-gen update, including Fishing and Survival Mode.

“Existing owners of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition and Xbox Game Pass subscribers will also receive the option to purchase an Anniversary Edition upgrade for their Special Edition version of the game to gain access to all the additional content found in the Anniversary Edition.”

Are you keen to upgrade again and invest in the Skyrim: Anniversary Edition? Sound off in the comments below!

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