The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim v1.8 Beta Patch Released

15 Oct 2012

A new v1.8 beta patch is available on Steam for The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, per Bethblog, which will roll out on consoles (and in non-beta form on Steam) at a later date.

Here's the changelog:
Update 1.8 (all platforms unless specified)

BUG FIXES
  • General memory and stability improvements
  • Fixed rare crash when using vampiric grip
  • Fixed issue where Arnleif and Sons Trading Company could become permanently locked
  • Fixed issue related to duplicate NPCs
  • Fixed rare issue where exterior door would not open properly