the elder scrolls online

Official Site: The Elder Scrolls Online
Studio: ZeniMax Online Studios/Bethesda Softworks
Launch Date: April 4, 2014
Genre: Fantasy Themepark
Business Model: Buy-to-play on PC as of March 17, 2015
Platform: PC, Mac; Xbox One and PS4 as of June 9, 2015

Massively OP Podcast Episode 468: Give ’em Helldivers 2

Justin and Bree discuss SWTOR's update 7.5, Daybreak's headcount, the Helldivers 2 fiasco, and freebies from Elder Scrolls Online and DDO, with adventures in SWG Legends and LOTRO, plus mailbag topics on why we haven't had a new blockbuster MMORPG in a while and whether MMOs will return to an era of experimentation.

Choose My Adventure: Elsweyr questing and dragon slaying further solidify my Elder Scrolls Online love

I appreciate that this series of Choose My Adventure columns has started to read an awful lot like I'm being paid off by The...

Microsoft shutters multiple studios, abandons Redfall, bolsters Elder Scrolls Online staffing

Microsoft continues laying waste to the gaming industry today with the closure of four Bethesda studios. We can reassure MMO players right away that Elder...

The Daily Grind: Which MMORPG offers the most generous login rewards?

Like probably everyone else paying even a tiny bit of attention to the MMO genre right now, I spent this past weekend logging into...

The Stream Team: Meln’s spirit and the Master’s Mouth in Elder Scrolls Online

Massively OP's MJ was speaking to Master Meln's spirit when his murderer, Master Shelreni, captured and stole him away right in front of her....

Elder Scrolls Online teases the regions and destinations of the Gold Road chapter

We're less than a month out from the PC launch of Elder Scrolls Online's Gold Road chapter, and if you're still wondering what the...

One Shots: Resting up for the Dawntrail ahead

With a huge new storyline coming to Final Fantasy XIV, you know it's important to prepare your catdude for the journey ahead. I'm talking...

PSA: Elder Scrolls Online is handing out a free house and crown crates this month

Friends, ZeniMax is not messing around with Elder Scrolls Online's 10th anniversary this year. We've seen some pretty big gifts already, including the Orsinium...

Choose My Adventure: Necro Kitty proves to be a reasonable Elder Scrolls Online tank

I've had some minor grouping experiences in The Elder Scrolls Online before. I was around for some of the game's early days when people...

The MOP Up: Tarisland’s Mr. D fixes the world

Over on Discord, Tarisland continues to walk fans through the history of its world, including the war between powerful beings, including a guy named......

Elder Scrolls Online restores accounts following its PTS bungle, hands out a Mountain Dew wolf

Normally a public test of a much-anticipated update for Elder Scrolls Online is a happier occasion, but as readers know that's not been the...

The Daily Grind: What’s the 2024 expansion that has you the most excited?

While the launch dates for upcoming MMORPGs are a tricky and uncertain affair, what's more assured is an array of expansions that are on...

Tamriel Infinium: Will Elder Scrolls Online Gold Road’s spell scribing be a gamechanger?

All the way back in 1996, Bethesda introduced an interesting feature with its second Elder Scrolls RPG. Daggerfall included "spellcrafting," a system that allowed...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 466: Elder Scrolls Offline

Justin and Bree discuss PlanetSide 2's new developer, Elder Scrolls Online's rollback situation, the revival of Life is Feudal, and the resurrection of Legends of Aria Classic, with adventures in LOTRO, ESO, and World of Warcraft, plus mailbag topics on Palia, Blade and Soul, Dragons Dogma Online, and MMOs that would work offline.

Choose My Adventure: Elder Scrolls Online makes a play to be my second home MMO

When it comes to MMORPG games, most of the time I hold just one home title -- an MMO that I stay subscribed to...

The Stream Team: Fate’s Lost Dream in Elder Scrolls Online

If searching the volume of the card catalogues of yesteryear gave you nightmares, then the Tranquil Catalogue in Elder Scrolls Online's Apocrypha might just...

The Stream Team: The starting steps of a Necromancer kitty in Elder Scrolls Online

MOP's Chris likes tanking. He likes cats. He likes magic. He likes large weapons. And lucky for him, The Elder Scrolls Online lets him...

Elder Scrolls Online hands out a generous compensation package for locked accounts

In one of the darker chapters of Elder Scrolls Online's history, this past week saw the game lock down and roll back many accounts...

Elder Scrolls Online *might* have all rolled-back accounts unlocked by the end of the week

Earlier this week, Elder Scrolls Online players were annoyed by a nasty bug that duplicated their efforts between the PTS and North American live...

Elder Scrolls Online is rolling back a ton of NA accounts after last night’s PTS database fiasco

If you happened to log into the PC NA server for Elder Scrolls Online last night, well, you couldn't log into Elder Scrolls Online...