The Bethesda Softworks sub-studio responsible for The Elder Scrolls Online.

The Stream Team: Making my way back to Elder Scrolls Online’s main quest

One thing Massively OP's MJ loves most in games is the ability to go and play what she wants, when she wants. In Elder...

Elder Scrolls Online plans Cyrodiil population cap tests starting December 6

Ideally, a PvP zone is more fun if there are more players to fight in it, which is what is on the table for...

The MOP Up: Dragon and Home goes to the Blazing Desert

Dragon and Home warmed up a chilly winter with the debut of its third continent, the Blazing Desert. "This vast world presents the splendor of...

Massively Uplifting: MMO gratitude, goodness, and giving, from Elder Scrolls Online to Guild Wars 2

Today is a big day for your belly! If you celebrate Thanksgiving, chances are you'll have/have had a table overflowing with delectable dishes today...

The Stream Team: Bumbling about Blackwood in Elder Scrolls Online

Now that Massively OP's MJ has finished Elder Scrolls Online's High Isle, what is there to do? Too much! She has multiple zones still...

Elder Scrolls Online invites players back to Blackwood and the Deadlands in its Gates of Oblivion event

Regular players of The Elder Scrolls Online are likely familiar with how the MMORPG likes to kick off events that invite players back into...
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Massively Overthinking: Pervasive old MMO ideas that aren’t really true

A while back, Eliot and I were discussing one of his columns, in which he noted that in the eldest of the elder MMOs,...

Elder Scrolls Online’s Update 40 and Endless Archive content are live on console today

Console Elder Scrolls Online players, your last major update of 2023 has officially arrived today as Update 40 goes live, two weeks after the...

Perfect Ten: The single best expansion from 10 MMOs

Holy crud, do I not know that I'm setting myself up for some major pushback today. Oh, I feel that to my core, friends!...

The Stream Team: Going on a Magus hunt in Elder Scrolls Online

Going on a Magus hunt (Going on a Magus hunt) Gonna catch a big one (Gonna catch a big one) Massively OP's MJ is nearing the...

Massively Overthinking: The ‘elements’ of MMOs

MOP reader Nibbana recently posed us a fun question: "As I play my Scrapper in Guild Wars 2, I thought to myself, man, I...

Massively OP Podcast Episode 443: Endless adventures in cyberdreams

Justin and Bree discuss Guild Wars 2 Through the Veil, WoW Emerald Dream, BlizzCon 2023, Fractured early access, and Elder Scrolls Online Endless Archive, with adventures in LOTRO, New World, Fallout 76, and Garden Galaxy, plus a mailbag question on the best money sinks in MMOs!

Elder Scrolls Online’s update 40 and Endless Archive launch today – here’s the trailer!

Elder Scrolls Online players are in for both tricks and treats today as update 40 and the Endless Archive officially launch for the MMO...

Massively Overthinking: Are there any MMOs for which a spin-off mode would be welcome?

Pantheon's announcement that its developers are working on spinning out a monetized "247" extraction mode hasn't engendered a whole lot of hope for the...
I miss when official sites just saved things as JPGs, like this new AVIF format isn't just annoying.

The Elder Scrolls Online previews update 40’s group finder and combo crafting stations

When Update 40 arrives in The Elder Scrolls Online later this month, players are going to have an easier time grouping up with the...
Lies! Lies and chicanery!

The Elder Scrolls Online shows off the rewards of the Endless Archive mode

The latest preview of The Elder Scrolls Online's Endless Archive reveals that the name itself is a dirty dirty lie. Why? Because it's all...

Bethsoft’s Pete Hines is retiring after 24 years to ‘enjoy life’

The gaming industry is losing another big name this week - and this one's actually a loss. In the same seven-day span that saw...

The MOP Up: Aion Classic finally gets its delicious revenge

Aion Classic unleashed Update 2.4: Stormwing's Revenge on its servers this past week: "Get ready to battle Stormwing and defeat Yamennes to loot heroic...

The Daily Grind: Which MMORPG offers the best horror content?

A Friday the 13th doesn't come around in October very often, but it sure is a fun day to talk horror in MMOs. No,...

Elder Scrolls Online has a fast-paced Tales of Tribute deck in the works

While Elder Scrolls Online's nested card game, Tales of Tribute, hasn't exactly been the barnstormer that ZeniMax hoped it would become, it has its...