Skyrim Update 1.7 Beta Out Now Via Steam


Bethesda have released their latest update 1.7 in beta form on Steam for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.

The new update comes fixing crashes which relate to  Dragon landings, water shaders and more. The patch will be released on the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 in due course. The full patch notes can be seen below. Let us know your thoughts via the comment section below.

Update 1.7 (all platforms unless specified


  • General memory and stability optimizations
  • Fixed crash related to new water shaders
  • Fixed rare crash related to dragon landings
  • Fixed logic error with loading screens from add-ons (Xbox 360)
  • Using vampiric grip and swimming no longer prevents swimming animation from playing afterwards
  • Improved recognition with Kinect voice commands (Xbox 360)
  • Kinect-enabled dragon language shouts for French, German, Italian and Spanish work properly (Xbox 360)
  • Fixed issue with Dawnguard Kinect-enabled dragon shouts for French, German, Italian and Spanish (Xbox 360)

Source: CVG (cc: Bethesda)

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