'''Hearthfire''' is an [[Skyrim:Official Plug-ins|official plug-in]] for [[Skyrim:Skyrim|Skyrim]], released on the [[Skyrim:Xbox 360|Xbox 360]] on September 4, 2012 and on the PC on October 4, 2012.
Its release for [[Skyrim:Playstation 3|PS3]] is announced for Febuary 19, 2013. The plug-in had an exclusivity period of one month on the 360, similar to [[Skyrim:Dawnguard|Dawnguard]].
:''With this official add-on to The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim, you can purchase land and build your own home from the ground up - from a simple one-room cottage to a sprawling compound complete with an armory, alchemy laboratory, stable, garden, and more. Use all-new tools like the drafting table and carpenter's workbench to transform quarried stone, clay, and sawn logs into structures and furnishings. Even transform your house into a home by adopting children.'' —[http://marketplace.xbox.com/en-US/Product/The-Elder-Scrolls-V-Skyrim-Hearthfire/f93460e0-8f2d-4ca4-967d-2b4890c4e1d4 Official Summary]