The award-winning Elder Scrolls saga goes online! In The Elder Scrolls Online, experience one connected world and stay up-to-date with everything your friends are doing in one of the most socially enabled games ever. Whether you play alone or with your friends, the game’s innovative combat system allows you to focus on action and tactics, not the UI. Use any weapon at any time, no matter your class, and customize your abilities to play the way you want as you uncover the mysteries of Tamriel and seek heroic quests on your own terms. Explore the far reaches of Skyrim, the mysterious lands of Morrowind, the sprawling metropolis of Daggerfall and beyond. The choices you make, from the alliance you join to the battles you fight, will shape your destiny and the world of Tamriel.
A few days ago, I submitted an article that stated I wasn’t quite ready to post a formal review for Elder Scrolls Online because there was still a lot of content I wanted to see. Then I stopped, paused, and deleted that article; I had realized that I no longer cared about seeing that content. My free month was running out and I was faced with the defining choice of every MMORPG: do I keep paying to keep playing? With the Elder Scrolls Online, the answer was no. Not because it’s a bad game, but instead because I was far too busy exploring the world of Tamriel alone. Why would I bother paying a subscription fee if I have five other Elder Scrolls games to explore? The constant uphill climb that ESO had to unfairly face was the question of whether or not we even... Read Review