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After escaping execution, the last living Dragonborn must grow in strength and power to defeat the dragons that have once again begun to plague the land of Skyrim.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Max von Sydow ... Esbern (voice)
Christopher Plummer ... Arngeir (voice)
Michael Hogan ... General Tullius (voice)
Joan Allen ... Delphine (voice)
Vladimir Kulich ... Ulfric Stormcloak (voice)
Alexander Brandon Alexander Brandon ... Amaund Motierre / Ancano (voice)
Andy Morris Andy Morris ... Cicero (voice)
Wes Johnson ... Hermaeus Mora / Emperor Titus Mede II / Sheogorath / Lucien Lachance / Dremora (voice)
Stephen Russell Stephen Russell ... Mercer Frey / Clavicus Vile / Barbas / Cynric Endell / Belethor / Mallus Maccius / Alain Dufont / Andurs / Boethiah Cultist / Braig / Captain Valmir / Dark Brotherhood Initiate / Endrast / Enthir / Erikur / Fallon / Jesper / Kodrir / Lemkil / Lucan Valerius / Madanach / Malthyr Elenil / Molgrom Twice-Killed / Nobleman / Orini Dral / Emperor Pelagius Septim III the Mad / Pelagius the Suspicious / Pelagius the Tormented / Sarthis Idren / self - Doubt / Sibbi Black-Briar / Sild the Warlock / Sorex Vinius / Stig Salt-Plank / Viarmo / Arch-Curate Vyrthur - Dawnguard DLC (voice)
Carla Delaney ... Vaermina (voice)
Charles Dennis ... Odahviing (voice)
Charles Martinet ... Paarthurnax (voice)
Jean Gilpin ... Elenwen / Meridia / Boethiah (voice)
Paul Ganus ... Hakon One-Eye / Arrald Frozen-Heart / Bolgeir Bearclaw / Captain Aldis / Captain Lonley-Gale / East Empire Mercenary / Eorlund Gray-Mane / Erlendr / Frokmar Banner-Torn / Gonnar Oath-Giver / Hero of Sovengarde / Jjornskar Head-Smasher / Horik Halfhand / Hrongar / Igmund / Imperial Guard Jailor / Imperial Soldier / Irnskar Ironhand / Istar Cairn-Breaker / Jorleif / Jurgen Windcaller / Kai Wet-Pommell / Kottir Red-Shoal / Olaf One-Eye / Orthjolf / Riften Guard / Riften Guard Jailor / Sinmir / Stormcloak Soldier / Thorald Gray-Mane / Thorygg Sun-Killer / Unmid Snow-Shod / Yrsarald Thrice-Pierced / Ysgramor / Hjalfar - Dragonborn DLC / Torkild - Dragonborn DLC (voice)
Christopher Corey Smith ... Molag Bal / Adebar / Adventurer / Agrius / Belyn Hlaalu / Brandish / Captain Avidius / Challenger / Duach / Ennis / Etienne Rarnis / Farmer / Fugitive / Gloth / Haldyn / Hamelyn / Hired Thug / Leontius Salvius / Louis Letrush / Omulag / Peddler / Perth / Plautis Carvain / Rahd / Rondach / Salvianus / Soldier / Telrav / Thimas / Tynan / Weylin / Wood Cutter (voice) (as Christopher Smith)
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Storyline

The Empire of Tamriel is on the edge. The High King of Skyrim has been murdered. Alliances form as claims to the throne are made. In the midst of this conflict, a far more dangerous, ancient evil is awakened. Dragons, long lost to the passages of the Elder Scrolls, have returned to Tamriel. The future of Skyrim, even the Empire itself, hangs in the balance as they wait for the prophesized Dragonborn to come; a hero born with the power of The Voice, and the only one who can stand amongst the dragons. Written by Bethesda Game Studios

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The Elder Scrolls told of their return. See more »


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Official Sites:

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 November 2011 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Elder Scrolls V: Dawnguard See more »

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Budget:

$100,000,000 (estimated)
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Dolby Digital (all versions)| DTS (playstation 3 version)

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During the quest "Waking Nightmare", Erandur's (voiced by Keith Szarabajka) voiced is mismatched with a different voice near the end of the quest. See more »

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Marcurio: If these ruins frighten you, take comfort from the knowledge that I am here.
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Tale of the Tongues
Performed by Jason Marsden, April Stewart, and Michael Gough.
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Possibly the best game ever created...
13 November 2011 | by harryparker42See all my reviews

I'm going to start off by saying; this is the best game I've ever (and I mean ever) played. And I've played lots of games.

The graphics are phenomenal - that's possibly thanks to the designers who drew every bit of detail in the game. The map is enormous - approximately twice as big as Oblivion's. An endless list of weapons, characters and missions. You can combine; magic and weapons, or combine magic and magic, or combine sword and sword etc. You can now get married. The lock picking has significantly improved since the previous game. Smash an enemy repeatedly around the head in an epic, brutal manner - and if you're lucky, you get to witness an incredibly brutal, cut-scene take-down. You can cook, create weapons, find an infinite number of locations. The story is fantastic - and is genuinely gripping. Everything about this game is excellent - and has improved a lot since Oblivion.

People say you can't have the perfect game... I honestly can't think of any improvements. I seriously recommend this game. And hopefully (just hopefully) this game will defeat "Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3" in the game of the year awards... because it really does deserve to.


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