I do know there have been a whole lot of makes an attempt at releasing multiplayer mods for Skyrim over time, however none of these have been as formidable because the co-op mod Skyrim Together Reborn, which goals to get between 2-8 gamers operating round in the identical sport, finishing the identical quests and combating the identical monsters.
The mod, which has been years within the making, was launched final week. And whereas it’s not with out its teething issues—you can read some of those here—for probably the most half it really works, permitting gamers to leap into the identical world and have all their actions and progress sync up.
To see what that is like in motion, right here’s a video the event group launched earlier within the 12 months, displaying 5 gamers finishing just a few story missions:
If you wish to attempt it out your self, the group have additionally uploaded this useful video which reveals you the right way to set up the mod, adopted by the right way to really get it operating (it’s quite a bit simpler than I’d have thought, particularly the latter, since all it’s essential to do is wait til the intro is over then hit a “join” button to affix a server):
At time of posting, the builders say that ideally you wish to be making an attempt this out with 2-8 gamers. But there’s scope for way more than that. Here’s one other video from earlier within the 12 months, displaying a stress take a look at the place over 25 gamers have been on the identical map on the similar time (the devs have since mentioned you may get 30+ for those who’re actually pushing it):
If you’d like to put in the mod, you’ll want the newest variations of both the Special Edition or Anniversary Edition, then head here for the download.