Update: I was unfortunately not aware of Shamus Young's severe criticism of Fallout 3 available here to link in the original piece and I regret that. It dovetails rather nicely with what I've written and it's much better executed than my piece. I strongly recommend anyone...
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Skyrim 'Game Jam' Video Hints At Possible DLC Plans
During Todd Howard's keynote speech at the DICE 2012 summit, he revealed some of the content that the team developed for Game of the Year award winner The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim.
While he states that the content may or may not ever be released to the public, here is a list of content Bethesda worked on, that could possibly make it into Skyrim as downloadable content. (List via GameInformer)
Flow-based Water Shader
Kill Cams for Magic and Ranged Combat
Stealth enhancements such as water arose and Assassin's Vision
Guards can re-light darkened areas
Dungeon enhancements like hanging structures and moving platforms
Water currents in dungeons
New follower commands for combat style, training, distance, equipment, etc.
Set favorites for followers
Build you own home…complete with skeleton butler!
Spell combinations! Flame + Raise Zombie = Conjure Flame Atronach, Fear + Healing = Drain Health
High Level Draugr
Epic new mounts
Screen Space Ambient Occlusion
Enhanced Underwater Visuals
Verlet surfaces for non-rigid objects…like the Fat Giant