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I don't know anything at all about the expansions, I haven't even finished the main game yet (I will soon). Which 1 is considered the best and why?

And do I need to finish the game 1st, or is it like some other place I can walk to???
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The best one is the latest and the last Dragonborn DLC released this year. Lots of things to do with some of the characters and creatures making a return from TESIII: Bloodmoon.

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Dragonborn is my favorite since it adds Solstheim, a separate open world map with unique atmosphere. But Dawnguard's main quest is better than both Dragonborn and the main game in my opinion.

These two are both necessities since they're just awesome; they add enormous amounts of content, Dragonborn has more content than most $60 games lol. My favorite character is a dunmer mage who's also a vampire lord, an ability added by Dawnguard.

You don't need to finish the game first. Skyrim isn't like other single player games; the emphasis is not on finishing the campaign, which is not even that good. Instead you're supposed to just free roam and explore, because nobody comes anywhere close to Bethesda in terms of open world level design and detail (except for Obsidian with Fallout: NV, but even that world design is noticeably inferior to FO3 without mods). Both DLCs just add separate locations and quests, which can be activated at any time.

Hearthfire is cool too, you can make some amazing houses and choose where to make them, but they take a LOT of time to build unless you use console commands to add the items to your inventory.
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