Bethesda announced today that The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion Game of the Year Edition for the PlayStation 3 has begun shipping to retail stores throughout North America. Oblivion GotY includes the original version of the award-winning RPG, Oblivion, along with the official expansion, The Elder Scrolls IV: Shivering Isles, and the downloadable content, The Elder Scrolls IV: Knights of the Nine.
Also available at retail stores as early as today is The Elder Scrolls IV: Shivering Isles for the Xbox 360. This new product allows gamers to play the award-winning expansion to the 2006 Game of the Year, The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion, without accessing Xbox Live. The retail disc also includes the downloadable content, The Elder Scrolls IV: Knights of the Nine.
Released in March 2006 for Windows and Xbox 360 and in March 2007 for the PlayStation 3, Oblivion has already earned countless awards from publications around the world and won numerous Game of the Year and RPG of the Year awards. It has also recently achieved the status of Xbox 360 Platinum Hit (North America). The Xbox 360 Platinum Hits program allows existing gamers and new gamers alike to have access to great games at a cheaper price.