10 Awesome Games Similar to Skyrim That You Should Play

Last updated on December 30, 2019 by Donald

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim is an action RPG game by Bethesda Game Studios, and Bethesda Softworks publish it. Skyrim is the fifth installment in The Elder Scrolls series, which has been purchased and played by millions of gamers around the world. This game was released on November 11, 2011, for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3, and Xbox 360. The game story starts with your customized character and needs to finish the quest of defeating Aquin, the World-Eater in Dragonborn. There will be lots of quests to take on this game, and you can obtain awesome rewards as you complete them. You will have to upgrade your equipment to fight stronger monsters as you advance to the game. If you love Skyrim, then you will also enjoy the games like Skyrim that we listed. Keep on reading below to see all of them.

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Monster Hunter World

Monster Hunter World is the latest game of Monster Hunter series developed and published by Capcom. You can play this game on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC. In this game, you can create your character, and you can choose what type of weapon you are going to use. You can use Greatsword, Sword and Shield, Dual Blades, Long Sword, Hammer, Horn, Insect Glaive, Lance, Gun Lance, Bow, Light Bowgun, Heavy Bowgun, depending on game style. Monster Hunter World focuses on grinding, gathering, and hunting giant monsters. You can collect the materials from monsters you killed and create or upgrade your equipment. As you move forward in this, you will be hunting stronger dragons, which is called the “Elder Dragons” as your final quest. That is why we listed Monster Hunter World as one of the best games like The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.


The Witcher 3

The Witcher 3 is awarded as the game of the year in 2015. This game is an action role-playing game like Skyrim, and you will be playing as Geralt of Rivia. In fact, The Witcher story is based on a fantasy novel, “The Witcher,” written by Andrzej Sapkowski. It focuses on narrative and has a bullet point, which you can use to select your response to NPC. Every reply you make will affect the in-game story since The Witcher 3 has 36 possible endings. You will fight vicious monsters with your equipment and magic as you advance to the game. For the last part, you will need to hunt and kill the final boss, Eredin, to beat this game.


Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen

Explore the vast world of Dragon’s Dogma: Dark Arisen. You will be playing this game with 3 AI, which is called the Pawns. Each Pawn will fight automatically, while you control your main character. In this game, you will need to complete quests by fighting monsters in real-time combat. This game starts with a band of knights led by Savan, venturing to defeat the Dragons. In the latter, the protagonist’s village, Cassardis, will be attacked by the Dragons. You can fight with your sword and shield as a Fighter, or support your party with healing and offensive magicks as a Mage.


Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild

The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild is the latest game of Zelda series, developed and published by Nintendo. Same as the previous Zelda game, you will be playing the main character named Link, who woke from a deep slumber to defeat Calamity Ganon to save Hyrule. This game has an open-world map that allows you to explore it freely. There are quests like solving puzzles, collecting materials, and defeating monsters for rewards. You can control Link to run, climb, swim, and glide with a paraglider, although Link has limited stamina. This game is only available in Nintendo Switch.


Dragon Age: Inquisition

Start traveling the world of Thedas in Dragon Age: Inquisition. Explore the new adventures full of notable characters, powerful magic, and rich storytelling. Interact with lots of Humans, Elves, Dwarves, and Qunari, where every decision you make will affect the story. In fact, Dragon Age: Inquisition has numerous game-winner awards because of its unique gameplay. As per gamers who already finished the Dragon Age: Inquisition, the game time is about 150 – 200 hours. You can play this game on PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox One, and Xbox 360.


Kingdom Come: Deliverance

Kingdom Come: Deliverance by Warhorse Studios is a combat, story-driven action RPG game that has been set in the Holy Roman Empire era. It is set in the Kingdom of Bohemia, located in the heart of Europe, which is rich in culture, silver, and massive castles. The game story takes place during a war in Bohemia in 1403. Kingdom Come: Deliverance is a classless game that allows you to play as a warrior, bard, thief, or hybrids. You customize the branch dialogue trees to set the abilities and stats of your character. This game is available on Windows PC, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.


Divinity: Original Sin 2

“The Divine is dead, the void approaches,” this is where the story starts on Divinity: Original Sin 2. You will start playing this game on the fantasy world of Rivellon, where you can find the energy form called “Source.” The Seven Gods of this game had surrendered their Source power and gave to Lucian, the one who will stop the Void. You can play solo or form a party with your friends as you explore the Rivellon and hunt demons. You can also create a custom character and select their stats, race, gender, and story at the start of the game. Divinity 2: Original Sin is available in Windows PC, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, macOS, and Nintendo Switch.


Fallout 4

Fallout 4 is another game developed by Bethesda Game Studios and published by Bethesda Softworks. This game is a post-nuclear apocalyptic RPG game genre, and it is the fifth installment of the Fallout series. Fallout 4 is set in a contaminated environment that surrounds the city of Boston and the Massachusetts region known as “The Commonwealth.” The timeline is set in the year 2287 after the “The Great War,” which cause the nuclear calamity across the United States. You can play this game in first-person or from a third-person perspective, and it is available on Windows, PlayStation 4, and Xbox One.


Horizon Zero Dawn

Horizon Zero Dawn is an action role-playing game and PlayStation 4 exclusive. Guerrilla Games developed this game, and it released it in early 2017. The story goes by Aloy, a savage hunter within the world of machine dinosaurs, who travel to learn her past. You will be using ranged weapons, spear, and stealth mode combat to kill mechanical creatures. Also, you can set your stats and skills with a skill tree, which means you can choose what type of abilities you can have. Horizon Zero Dawn is an open-world game that allows you to explore the whole map freely. You can only play this game on PlayStation 4.


Dark Souls III

Dark Souls III is a mix up of horror, action, and RPG genre in a third-person perspective, developed by FromSoftware and published by Bandai Namco Entertainment. You will play with your character equipped with various weapons like bows, throwable items, and swords. There is also a shield that you can use to block the attacks of your enemies. Dark Souls 3 is set in the Kingdom of Lothric, and the story starts when the Age of Fire is dying. That means the Age of Dark is coming, and the Undeads will attack all the living beings. You will need to travel and hunt the demon called “The Ashen One,” who failed to become a Lord of Cinder. You can play Dark Souls 3 on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC.



Here are the best games like The Elder Scroll V: Skyrim. All of these games are action RPG that gives an experience of fast-paced hack and slash gameplay. You can also gather materials to create and upgrade your current one to strengthen your attacks and defense. These games are fantastic that most of them received the award of the best game of the year. Also, their storyline is something that you don’t want to miss because of its plot twist and settings. If you really enjoyed Skyrim, then these games are a must-try game that you will surely love.

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