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$12 Elder Scrolls Online deal returns in GMG Summer Sale encore


All 1,400+ game deals return as well
Jul 21
 
Update: Interestingly enough GMG is limiting copies of ESO to 1 per customer. Remember that $12 ESO deal from 9 days ago? We sure do -- the game actually went "out of stock" halfway through the sale last week. (Yep, digital p...




Elder Scrolls Online's Imperial City is DLC, costs roughly $20


2,500 Crowns
Jul 15
 
Elder Scrolls Online is still chugging along with its free-to-subscribe model on PC and consoles, and now you can get a look at the Imperial City pack, which is set to arrive on August 31 for PC, and September 15 on PS4 and ...




Elder Scrolls Online is now only $12 (until tomorrow anyways)


$8 Skyrim Sanic Legendary too 8)
Jul 12
 
Update 7/21: Deals are back for next 48 hours or until OOS. If you were ever hesitant on Elder Scrolls Online, GMG is giving extra incentive on Day 3 of their Summer Sale by pricing The ELder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited...




Elder Scrolls Online feels fine on consoles, but it doesn't fix the core game


Waiting for an overhaul
Jul 09
 
To my surprise, The Elder Scrolls Online works pretty well on a console. In fact, it feels almost identical to my experiences with Morrowind and Skyrim on the Xbox and Xbox 360 respectively (first-person mode h...




Bethesda teases The Dark Brotherhood in Elder Scrolls Online


Hopefully sooner than later
Jun 14
 
It was a bit muted, but during Bethesda's E3 conference today, new zones were announced for The Elder Scrolls Online. The Imperial City and Orsinium will be playable, and one more bit of content was teased for release later t...




The Elder Scrolls Online suffers totally unexpected launch issues


Baffling scientists and all religions
Jun 10
 
A well-known MMO suffers major launch-day issues that prevent people from being able to play. Shocker. In a turn of events surprising nobody, players of The Elder Scrolls Online on Xbox One and PlayStation 4 are rep...




'Fraudulent' Elder Scrolls Online Steam keys revoked


Pay up another $50 for the game or else
May 27
 
Bethesda and ZeniMax Online have announced in a forum post that they are beginning to close Elder Scrolls Online accounts bought through unapproved Steam key resellers. Starting yesterday, May 26, accounts with codes bought f...




The Elder Scrolls Online's console versions will require a key to activate (Update)


You're stuck with it just like PC users
May 14
 
[Update: The original statements out of ZeniMax were inaccurate. Here's the latest word: "The physical console version of The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited does not require a one-time game code. As with any other b...




The Elder Scrolls Online on console is massive, and the file size reflects that


Beta starts tomorrow
Apr 22
 
Anyone who's planning to play The Elder Scrolls Online on consoles likely knows what they're getting into. The series is known for its scale, and MMOs are massive by definition. Those two together make for a game that wo...




Elder Scrolls Online to offer 'welcome back' weekend for prior beta participants


If you skipped out on the full release
Apr 09
 
Did you try out the beta for The Elder Scrolls Online and promptly dip out before the final game was actually out? You'll have a chance to jump in and see what the new subscription-free version is all about next weekend,...




Grab 22% off The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited (now with no monthly fee)


Don't pay full price, yo
Mar 19
 
The Elder Scrolls Online did a reboot of sorts earlier this week and the game is now subtitled Tamriel Unlimited. Gamers interested in the buy-to-play, no-subscription-fee version of the game can grab any old retail copy and ...




The Elder Scrolls Online goes subscription free today on PC


Check out the new trailer
Mar 17
 
The Elder Scrolls Online hasn't made many headlines since its launch, but it certainly went back into the spotlight recently after the news that it would be dropping its subscription fee requirement. Like Guild Wars 2, ...




ZeniMax details The Elder Scrolls Online's upcoming pay-to-play store


The road to hell is paved with novelty skins
Feb 13
 
The latest MMO to go the pay-to-play route is The Elder Scrolls Online. Last month's announcement was a bit of a shocker to some, as going subscription free is an indicator of bad news for MMOs. However, ZeniMax is trying its...




Surprise! Elder Scrolls Online is dropping the fee for existing subscribers, console version dated


Surprise, right? Guys, are you surprised?
Jan 21
 
When I reviewed The Elder Scrolls Online back at launch I thought it had potential, but not enough to keep people paying for subscription time. Plenty of MMOs have enjoyed a subscription-based model, and games like ...




The Elder Scrolls Online is coming to Steam today


Announced at QuakeCon 2014
Jul 17
 
Announced at QuakeCon 2014 as a kick-off announcement, The Elder Scrolls Online is coming to Steam. Today. Both the Standard Edition and the Imperial Edition will be available for purchase later today.  It sounds like ev...




Elder Scrolls Online will revamp its Veteran Rank system soon


That's the max level content
Jul 10
 
Elder Scrolls Online is a good game in many ways, but it failed to meet my expectations in terms of a service worth subscribing to. ZeniMax is responding to some complaints by revamping its Veteran Rank content, which is aime...




The Onion spoofs character creation in this ESO video


'Create the muscular skeletal system that's right for you'
Jul 03
 
We're not quite at the point where we can customize individual organs and bones in a character creation screen, but The Onion humorously takes a look at a fictional Elder Scrolls Online system that does just that -- and...




Review: The Elder Scrolls Online


In some ways, it's elder alright
May 09
 
It's been a long month in The Elder Scrolls Online, full of ups and downs. At first, ESO wowed me unlike essentially any other MMO before it. Similar to Lord of the Rings Online but with much more bravado, the openi...




The Elder Scrolls Online delayed six months on consoles


Official FAQ was updated, then pulled
May 08
 
[Update: ZeniMax has responded to the situation, confirming the delay. Players will be able to transfer their characters to the console versions for free, and eligible PC players can buy the PS4 or Xbox One version for a...




ZeniMax gives out an extra five days of gametime for The Elder Scrolls Online


As a thank you for dealing with gold spammers and bugs
May 02
 
It's been about four weeks since The Elder Scrolls Online launched, so we've reached that fated point in any subscription based MMO's life -- the date where everyone who got their first month free now has to choose ...




ZeniMax confusingly endorses an online forum to support trading in Elder Scrolls Online


It's not in-game
Apr 14
 
As I've mentioned in my review in progress for The Elder Scrolls Online, the game did not ship with an Auction House -- a system in place in nearly every MMO that allows players to conveniently buy and sell goods within the g...




Review in Progress: The Elder Scrolls Online (Early-Access and Launch)


The first 20 levels
Apr 04
 
[We'll be reviewing The Elder Scrolls Online over an extended period of time. For more details, check out our new Reviews in Progress program.] I've been hard at work playing Elder Scrolls Online this week...




Over 5 million people registered for the Elder Scrolls Online beta


Check out the latest cinematic trailer too
Apr 04
 
The Elder Scrolls Online is officially available today for the masses on the PC and Mac. To celebrate, Bethesda has released another badass cinematic trailer, titled The Siege. Along with this trailer comes a neat little inf...




Review in Progress: The Elder Scrolls Online (Early-Access)


Our first 24 hours in Tamriel
Mar 31
 
[We'll be reviewing The Elder Scrolls Online over an extended period of time. For more details, check out our new Reviews in Progress program.] In many ways ZeniMax is fighting an uphill battle with Elder Scrolls Online....




The Elder Scrolls Online launches today for Early Access folk


It's pretty stable so far
Mar 30
 
The Elder Scrolls Online officially launches today by way of the Early Access program for select pre-orders. Specifically, it kicked off at 7AM EST this morning, and I was there to test out the soft launch and see how Zenimax...




Get your Elder Scrolls Online beta keys here!


Play the game all weekend long
Feb 28
 
Update! Non-Huge members can now get in on this action. Click here to snag your beta keys before they're all gone! Our friends at Bethesda are kicking off a massive beta weekend this Friday for their upcoming MMO The Elder Sc...




Stop & smelt the flowers: Elder Scrolls Online blacksmith


'Oh man, there are a lot of flowers to pick up'
Feb 21
 
The Elder Scrolls Online looks to be rewarding players who want to put effort into crafting. The keen eye ability will highlight scroungable resources so you don't miss precious elements. Or flowers. You can even gain enough...




Elder Scrolls Online may take 150 hours to get max level


Info from playtesters
Feb 18
 
If you play as many MMOs as I do, one of the first questions you'll probably have is "what is the maximum level cap, and how long does it take to reach it?" Well with The Elder Scrolls Online, we may have an answer. According...




Pay extra to play as an Imperial in TES Online


They aren't calling this the Imperial Edition for nothing
Jan 29
 
Bethesda has announced The Elder Scrolls Online Imperial Edition, available in a physical form ($99.99) or digitally ($79.99). It contains the typical bonuses one would expect of an Elder Scrolls collector's edition, but then...




You must watch this Elder Scrolls Online video right now


Even if you're not a fan you'll appreciate this amazing cinematic
Jan 29
 
Yes, it's a cinematic, but it's one hell of an impressive cinematic. Fan or not, you can't help but get excited for The Elder Scrolls Online after watching this eight minute long movie. Makes you really wish for an actual El...




The Elder Scrolls Online Imperial Edition details leaked


Amazon accidently reveals the collector's edition
Jan 28
 
Whoops! Looks like Amazon screwed up. An Amazon user by the name of Char noticed that the Dishonored Game of the Year listing had an image of The Elder Scrolls collector's edition instead. The Imperial Edition as it's called ...




The Elder Scrolls Online won't require a PS+ subscription


A Twitter Q&A
Jan 28
 
A Twitter Q&A session on the official PlayStation Blog has confirmed that a subscription to PlayStation Plus won't be required to play The Elder Scrolls Online. Game director Matt Firor says that just the already confirme...




The Elder Scrolls Online's voice cast sounds expensive


Bethesda Softworks went all out
Jan 23
 
Don't get me wrong, I appreciate great voice work and after seeing the lineup for The Elder Scrolls Online, I don't think the game will disappoint in that regard. But going for big-name, recognizable talent runs the risk of ...




The Elder Scrolls Online receives M rating from ESRB


Plus here's a new developer diary
Jan 22
 
Bethesda announced on their Facebook page that The Elder Scrolls Online will be rated M for Mature. The statement from Bethesda stated the company disagree with the ESRB's rating, but they also "do not plan to challenge" it....




Elder Scrolls Online will let you become Emperor


Lord British 2.0?
Jan 07
 
More news on The Elder Scrolls Online has arrived, and this time, it's regarding the top dog position in the game's world -- the Emperor. ESO director Paul Sage spoke with OXM a bit about the role, and how players w...




The Elder Scrolls Online hits PC/Mac first in April


Console versions to follow in June
Dec 11
 
ZeniMax Online Studios has come out with a suitably memorable release date for The Elder Scrolls Online: April 4, 2014 (aka 4.4.14). That's when the massively multiplayer online role-playing game will arrive on PC and Mac --...




Elder Scrolls Online trailer explains character building


'Be who you want to be'
Dec 04
 
Like past Elder Scrolls games, Elder Scrolls Online will feature a first-person viewpoint, in addition to your typical elements of character progression. This new video explains a bit how that process works, from l...




This is The Elder Scrolls Online's character creator


Argonians for life!
Oct 17
 
I've come to warm up to The Elder Scrolls Online after seeing it at a few different events. One aspect that never disappointed me, even early on, is the MMORPG's character creator. Granted, I wasn't able to dig too deeply, a...




Bethesda wants to waive XBL cost for Elder Scrolls Online


Microsoft does not
Aug 27
 
The Elder Scrolls Online is among a handful of noteworthy MMOs to stick with the subscription model. That's not necessarily a bad thing -- it means we're (in theory) getting a full game instead of the illusion of one -- but i...




Elder Scrolls Online will also have a cash shop


Pay for the game, pay per month, pay for 'services'
Aug 23
 
The German website ESOHUB had a chance to interview Matt Firor, lead developer for the upcoming subscription-based MMO Elder Scrolls Online and uncovered some interesting and even startling news: Elder Scrolls Online&nbs...




Bethesda shows off 30 minutes of The Elder Scrolls Online


Extended demo from QuakeCon
Aug 05
 
During the second day of this past weekend's QuakeCon, Bethesda gave an extended look at its upcoming MMO, The Elder Scrolls Online. With such a well-known license behind it, the hype is understandably palpable, even from pe...




A fresh look at The Elder Scrolls Online


PC, PS4, and Xbox One in spring 2014
Jun 12
 
The thought of a massively-multiplayer online The Elder Scrolls on consoles terrifies me. Perhaps I'm just cynical. Logistics aside, it's great in theory to see MMO support on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One -- confirmed for...




The Elder Scrolls Online also coming to PS4


More MMOs on PS4
Jun 10
 
Bethesda will be putting out its upcoming MMORPG The Elder Scrolls Online on PlayStation 4 in spring 2014, Sony announced this evening. There's a beta in the works -- of course there is -- that will be available exclusively first on PS4. I must hand it to Sony for sprinkling in these one-sentence "We've got an exclusive!" sentences throughout the E3 press conference.




Preview: The Elder Scrolls Online


A welcome hybrid of old and new school MMO mechanics
Mar 19
 
The Elder Scrolls Online has a lot to prove. Not only does developer Zenimax have to placate the fans of old, and sell them on the idea of a subscription based MMO, but they also have to bring in fans who have never played th...




Zenimax: Elder Scrolls Online will ship with 16 instances


Most of them will have an endgame 'part two'
Mar 19
 
A big concern I had going into the Elder Scrolls Online preview was their plans for endgame content, which I drilled Zenimax for information on. As we all know, MMOs may offer a unique experience at launch, but if they don'...




Elder Scrolls Online will fully support first person play


Breaking news straight from Zenimax
Mar 19
 
Fans were pretty upset after learning that the first person mode in The Elder Scrolls Online, a feature long time players have been rooting for, would be extremely limited. After all, it's kind of expected with this franchise...




Bethesda will have The Elder Scrolls Online at PAX East


Playable for the first time
Mar 18
 
With PAX East nearly upon us, Bethesda has given the heads up that The Elder Scrolls Online will be playable this week in Boston. When the game was first announced, some of us who are more into TES than we are traditional MMO...




The Elder Scrolls Online beta is coming this month


See what all the fuss is about
Mar 04
 
In a recent FAQ, Zenimax answers most of your questions regarding the beta program for The Elder Scrolls Online -- including the announcement that it's coming later this month. Like most MMO betas these days, later this month...




Bethesda announces The Elder Scrolls Online beta signups


Just go to the website and have at it
Jan 22
 
Bethesda has just let us know that beta signups are happening right now for The Elder Scrolls Online. All you have to do is go to www.ElderScrollsOnline.com, sign up, and you'll have a chance to get in. All of the detai...




This Elder Scrolls Online video explains the story


Seems pretty legit
Jan 18
 
As some of you may know, I'm an Elder Scrolls nut -- possibly the biggest one on Destructoid if you include games outside of Skyrim. So while I have my reservations regarding the upcoming Elder Scrolls Online, I'm eager to s...





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