I finally launched the game.
I have now entered Solitude for the first time, and am watching the grand execution scene with, I dunno, maybe a whole 10 NPCs in the scene! The same 5 voice actors, mind you.
Ceejbot's mastodon instance. This is an overprovisioned, personally-run instance running on AWS. I welcome friends to create accounts here. I intend to run it as long as people are using it.