Skyrim Special Edition will support existing mods

By James O'Connor
15 June 2016 01:58 GMT

It looks like you’ll be able to keep using a lot of your favourite mods on the Skyrim Special Edition.


Skyrim Special Edition will support existing mods

Bethesda announced Skyrim Special Edition during their E3 showcase. Soon after the show, Skyrim fan Kyle Rebel asked Bethesda’s Pete Hines, via Twitter, whether the PC version would support existing mods or not. Hines responded “Basically, yes”.

The ‘basically’ qualifier here seems to indicate that some additional work will need to be done by modders to get their mods working on the new engine…although that’s largely speculative at the moment.

The Elder Scrolls 5: Skyrim Special Edition launches on PC, PS4 and Xbox One on October 28.

Check out our E3 Hub for all the unfolding E3 news.

Sometimes we include links to online retail stores. If you click on one and make a purchase we may receive a small commission. Read our policy.

VG247 logo

Buy our t-shirts, yeah

They're far more stylish than your average video game website tat.

VG247 merch