Skyrim turns 10 this week. Although its teeth are a bit long, it can still be said to be the best Bethesda Game Studios RPG of the century.Waiting for its follow-up-just called The Elder Scrolls 6 At this stage-there is still a long way to go: as of June, it is still in “design phase also, Star field It is expected to be released in November next year.
a new one IGN interview With director Todd Howard (Todd Howard) provided some tips on the studio’s priorities for advancing its RPG design, you can actually visit more than just more beautiful graphics and more mountains: Howard wants to make them more complex.
“There are a lot of places where we didn’t go deep enough. In terms of interactivity, it’s just a veneer,” Howard said when asked what the studio could have done better when developing Skyrim. “Listen, you can say anything, but I think when we think about the game and what we want to do, well, no matter what that system is, how deep can we do it? The other part is artificial intelligence and NPCs. React to you-I think we still have a long way to go [that]. These may be the main ones. “
Given the long gestation period for Starfield-the studio began production in 2015-it is likely that many of these ambitions will be expressed in space RPGs. Howard said that after Fallout 4 was released, the studio chose to make Starfield instead of the Elder Scrolls game because “if we didn’t do it then,’when’ might be’forever.'”
Ten years and millions of major game series have been dormant for a long time. When asked about this unusual situation, Howard admitted that it was not ideal, despite pointing out the continued success of The Elder Scrolls Online (Skyrim has been Known has been launched countless times on almost all platforms, which is helpful to us).
In the interview, Howard also praised the modification community of Skyrim, expressing his sentiment that StarCraft and the next Elder Scrolls modification will be as popular as ever. As for his favorite Skyrim mod? “I like that someone adds a fast travel tag when buying a house,” he said. “This would have required [us] One hour. “
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