There was a time when the vanilla release Skyrim could have been much bigger if the studio hadn’t cut some of the content before launch, but the recent vampire mod brings back some of the blood-drinking elements that were missing from the game. with Bethesda said it is moving forward The Elder Scrolls 6, many fans want to know where the series is headed. However, given that the next game is unlikely to be released for a long time, fans continue to get the most out of the fifth installment of the epic fantasy franchise.


However, this is not necessarily a bad thing. Bethesda’s RPG series as a whole is known for its rich lore and vast worlds of potential exploration. And that’s exactly what got into the games. The The Elder Scrolls content was excised from titles in the past for one reason or another. It’s not entirely surprising, as many developers have to leave some things in the works, but many would like to know what their favorite games would be like if some of these missing elements were added.

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for Skyrim at least fans, one thing has been restored, thanks to the dedicated modding community. As spotted by PC Gamer, Nexus Mods user ssocialanxiety recently released ‘Bloodhunt’, a mod for TES5 which restores some of the vampire elements that the studio originally cut. It also introduces some fixes for the vanilla experience. The description provides an overview of what players can expect, including a look at what the official expansion is all about Dawn was going to include before Bethesda removed it. The fashion designer says that thankfully it was an “easy reset” that restores things like giving vampires their old clothes back, adjusting the time so that 6:00 a.m. is considered dawn instead of 5 a.m. when it’s still dark, and changing the “hate” mechanic.”

An image from Skyrim showing a vampiric creature that looks like a gargoyle.

Vampirism is well known through The Elder Scrolls series, with players given the opportunity to become one of these bloodsuckers. As with vampires in other myths and cultures, those in Skyrim and other TPP the records give these children of the night the ability to feed on their victims while being generally more powerful, though weak to sunlight.

Fans like ssocialanxiety are part of the reason why the game is still as popular today as it was when it was released in 2011. Skyrim has tons of mods on offer, many of which have gone to great lengths to improve the base game or simply add even more content. With all these custom mods, it’s no wonder gamers are still drawn to this snowy slice of Tamriel.

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Source: PC player, Nexus mods