IGN: In a holiday season of countless AAA-level releases, The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim still stands out as one of the biggest and best of the year. No doubt work is already progressing on expansions and follow-ups. But for now, we wondered about the possibility of a Hollywood film adaption of Skyrim and how that might work.
Past video game movies have almost always left plenty to be desired. But a Skyrim movie, given enough time and money, could finally break the trend. Here we examine the pros and cons of adapting the game, and what challenges the filmmakers might face along the way.