The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is an action role-playing video game developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks released in 2011. It is the fifth installment in the series, several remastered versions were released as well between 2011 and 2021. The story of Skyrim is set in a fictional province of Skyrim, the northernmost part of the continent of Tamriel. Skyrim is amidst a bloody civil war, when a powerful dragon from mythical age, Alduin returns as a part of a prophecy. You take on the role of Dovahkiin or Dragonborn- a fabled hero destined to stop Alduin once and for all.