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The Elder Scrolls VI Should Focus on AI Interactivity Over Visuals

Which direction will Bethesda’s beloved franchise turn toward in harnessing the power of next-generation technology?

Map of Skyrim. Source: PCGamesN.

Technology, new and old

NPCs in Skyrim. Source: PC Gamer.

Making the world feel alive with AI

The author’s design based on Oblivion’s loading screens.
The docks at Solitude in Skyrim. Source: Reddit.

Fighting and feuding

Combat in Oblivion. Source:
NPC from Stalker: Call of Pripyat. Source: Steam.

The lure of immersion

NPC in Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. Source: VentureBeat.

Looking ahead

Source: MonstahFeed.
Author’s designs and illustrations based on Oblivion loading screen art.



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Maciej Duraj

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