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Skyrim

Contributed by Gary Boodhoo on Apr 13th, 2014. Artwork published in .
    Game Menu
    Source: http://bgs.bethsoft.com Bethesda Game Studios. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Game Menu

    The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is an action role-playing video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks. It is the fifth installment in The Elder Scrolls action role-playing video game series, following The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion. Skyrim was released on November 11, 2011, for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.

    The game’s typography supports and organizes player activities, goals and itemization. Futura Medium Condensed affords larger font sizes while maintaining information density onscreen.

    Game Menu
    Source: http://bgs.bethsoft.com Bethesda Game Studios. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Player Inventory screen

    Game Menu
    Source: http://bgs.bethsoft.com Bethesda Game Studios. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Character Skills screen

    Game Menu
    Source: http://bgs.bethsoft.com Bethesda Game Studios. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Quest Journal screen

    Game Menu
    Source: http://bgs.bethsoft.com Bethesda Game Studios. License: All Rights Reserved.

    Character Creation screen

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    2 Comments on “Skyrim”

    1. David A Carlson says:
      Nov 8th, 2018  5:45 pm

      What I want to know is what typeface is used in-game for the “handwritten font,” “skyrim books font.”

    2. Nov 9th, 2018  9:07 am

      Hi David, can you point us to an image?

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