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Best of: 7 Great Skyrim Mods

Skyrim was released over three years ago! In video game terms it's a senior citizen, and by all rights should be long gone. But it's still insanely popular, in large part down to the variety of mods available for it. If you've been out of the Skyrim loop for a year or two or have just got around to picking it up in a sale, here are the best mods for the game.

Highlight Reel: The Best PC Game Mods of 2012

They are, beyond control schemes and visuals, the single best reason to play games on a PC. Mods can, at their laziest, tweak a game so its settings or features behave more to your liking. At their most ambitious, they can transform your entire experience, leaving you with something that feels like an all-new game.

This year was a big one for PC mods, with two - DayZ and Black Mesa - rivalling commercial products for public awareness and, perhaps more importantly, quality. But they weren't the only great mods released this year, here's a shortlist of the best mods released during 2012.

Weekend game deals: Morrowind, Oblivion free with Skyrim

There are tons of deals this weekend, but they're mostly repeats from recent months. Taking advantage of Black Ops II's hype, Amazon has reduced the original by 33% to $26.79. Meanwhile, in celebration of Morrowind's 10th anniversary, GameStop offers Morrowind and Oblivion for free...