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Roscrea becomes seaside town for global computer game

Thursday, 27 July 2017

Roscrea becomes seaside town for global computer game thumbnailAn image from the computer game featuring Roscrea. MT30378DK

CAN YOU IMAGINE if Roscrea was a small town beside the sea on a large island, warmed by volcanic currents and with exotic animals?
Now that unimaginable dream has become a virtual reality, as computer gamers from around the world will soon be playing online in a world where Roscrea is a town daily visited by millions of gamers playing the international hit 'Skyrim.'
Roscrea will become a location visited by millions of computer gamers playing Skyrim on their PCs, Playstations and Xbox consoles from around the world soon, as the company behind the mega hit Skyrim gears up to release an expansion pack titled 'Roscrea.'
According to the team behind the design of the Roscrea part of the Skyrim world, players will "journey to the northern stormy parts of the Sea of Ghosts to a land of untold riches called Roscrea."
“Once known as a land of whispers, for centuries it is said that the soil of Roscrea has faced an onslaught of foreign armies and alien customs" - not exactly Roscrea as we know it!
Over 30-million players visited the Skyrim website in 2016 and the game is the tenth best selling video game in history, ensuring that visiting the small town of Roscrea will soon have a very different meaning for millions of people around the world!

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