Bethesda finally answered some important questions about The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Anniversary Edition! A Q&A was released featuring details about the game’s price and upgrades. As a reminder, fans are able to upgrade to the Anniversary Edition from Special Edition currently available now. Check it out below:
What is the price of the Skyrim Anniversary Edition and the Anniversary Upgrade?
The MSRP for the Skyrim Anniversary Edition on digital storefronts will be USD $49.99/EUR €54.99/GBP £47.99/AUD $79.95/RUB 3399 at launch.
If you already own Skyrim Special Edition, the MSRP for the Anniversary Upgrade on digital storefronts will be USD $19.99/EUR €19.99/GBP £15.99/AUD $29.95/RUB 1429 at launch.
Prices and availability may differ by region or platform. Check your local retailer for your local price.
Will there be a physical version of the Anniversary Edition?
Yes, there will be physical copies of the Anniversary Edition available for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One systems. Please note that while the physical edition contains a game disc, internet access is required to redeem and download the Creation Club content included in the Anniversary Edition.
Prices and availability for physical copies may vary, check your local retailer for details.
Is Skyrim getting a next-gen upgrade?
Yes! Owners of Skyrim Special Edition or the Anniversary Edition on PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X|S will receive a next-generation upgrade for the game. The upgrade will be free and optimize the game with enhanced graphics, faster loading times and more.
Will my achievements/trophies carry over?
Any achievement/trophy progress earned playing on Skyrim Special Edition will carry over to the Anniversary Edition, EXCEPT when upgrading the PlayStation 4 version of the game to the PlayStation 5 version.
The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Anniversary Edition releases on November 11th for PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S and PC. Stay tuned at Final Weapon for the latest Japanese gaming news and updates!