Play The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition Free With Xbox Live Gold

By Kelly Packard, 6 months ago
Every now and again, Xbox Live Gold members are treated to all-access weekends to various games. This weekend, that game happens to be The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition, the Xbox One version of the 360 classic. All the DLC from the original is included, so there is more than enough content than can be enjoyed just one weekend.

Skyrim: Special Edition

Similar to other Free Play Days events, achievements can be earned, and progress is saved and carried over should you ever decide to purchase the game. Maybe you even already have a save started from the last Free Play Days event. According to Microsoft, Skyrim Special Edition will be 50% off until April 23rd.

Access to Skyrim Special Edition for Xbox Live Gold members has already begun and will run until Sunday, April 15th at 11:59 PT.

We've got the full list of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Special Edition achievements - check the list for guides to unlocking them.

This game was featured in our Best Xbox RPGs Available in 2017 article. Why not check it out to see what else made the cut?
Kelly Packard
Written by Kelly Packard
In a few descriptors: college student, longtime gamer, writer and junk food enthusiast. I contribute to TrueAchievements as a news writer and reviewer. Usually, you can find me knee-deep in a multiplayer game while ignoring my growing backlog or on one forum or another discussing all things gaming.