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Skyrim Pre-orders to Come With a Map
Game News - posted by Jaesun on Thu 23 June 2011, 18:01:31Tags: Bethesda Softworks; Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim
Bethesda Softworks announced today that preorders of Skyrim will now come with a map:
Get a premium Skyrim map with your preorder
Making real maps of our fantasy worlds is an Elder Scrolls tradition. As Todd Howard said all the way back in a Morrowind blog post, “There’s something about having a physical object in your hands that feels like it’s part of this other world, that you are that person in the game, finding your way among the hills.”
With that in mind, today we are announcing that anyone who preorders Skyrim will automatically receive a premium quality world map with their copy as a no-extra-cost-to-you bonus.
To guarantee your copy of your premium quality world map, please pre-order today.
With in-game quest compass, are world maps needed anymore? Is this the incline of cRPG Gaming? What physical “object” does Todd Howard really have in is hand?
Update: Had plenty of questions about the map. The map is a high-grade material that has a feel similar to burlap, and will be available in North America and Europe. There will be a regular paper map included in all copies of the game, but if you want to get the premium map, we recommend pre-ordering the game.
Spotted at: GameBanshee