Zenimax Online Studios News


The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited journeys to 'Orsinium' in November

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 05, 2015 7:00am PDT

Bethesda and Zenimax have offered the first details on what users of The Elder Scrolls Online: Tamriel Unlimited can expect from the game's next expansion, Orsinium.


The Elder Scrolls Online first expansion releasing next month

By Daniel Perez, Jul 15, 2015 7:55am PDT

The first expansion for The Elder Scrolls Online will be released next month on PC/Mac and in mid September on consoles. The expansion will introduce new quests, rewards, PvE and PvP content and more.


"Yeah I'd rather they take other things from GW2 before taking the "add a new currency" bit."

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The Elder Scrolls Online gets major patches on PS4 and Xbox One

By Daniel Perez, Jun 24, 2015 1:00pm PDT

A major patch for both the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions of The Elder Scrolls Online have been released.


The Elder Scrolls Online PS4 and Xbox One beta launching tomorrow

By Daniel Perez, Apr 22, 2015 7:40am PDT

A limited public beta for The Elder Scrolls Online will be launching on the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 tomorrow, but you'll need to be invited in order to participate.


"This game needs to spam my inbox more, telling me to come back and play"

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Elder Scrolls Online invites beta players back with free weekend

By Daniel Perez, Apr 13, 2015 6:17am PDT

Zenimax Online Studios is inviting Elder Scrolls Online beta players back with a free weekend.


"Yeah I definitely thought that was the case, I thought about checking about it but then ..."

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The Elder Scrolls Online no longer requires subscriptions starting today

By Daniel Perez, Mar 17, 2015 7:40am PDT

With the launch of the Tamriel Unlimited edition on PC and Mac, The Elder Scrolls Online has gone free-to-play.


"Bethesda isn't calling it f2p on their site or in the press releases. Shacknews needs to ..."

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The Elder Scrolls Online console version delayed, new PC update hits in January

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 05, 2014 12:15pm PST

Those waiting on the console version of The Elder Scrolls Online have another while to wait still, with Xbox One and PlayStation 4 versions delayed to next year. Meanwhile, the PC version is about to receive a substantial update in January.


Elder Scrolls Online developer Zenimax Online Studios hit with layoffs

By Robert Workman, Sep 03, 2014 4:40pm PDT

The developers behind The Elder Scrolls Online are going through a bit of downsizing, but will continue to "invest heavily" in the online MMO.


"I'm convinced that most developers/publishers of MMOs have F2P as a goal but charge the full ..."

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Elder Scrolls Online updates outlined for '2014 and beyond'

By Steve Watts, May 02, 2014 9:30am PDT

ZeniMax Online has given a rough outline of the updates it's working on for Elder Scrolls Online, including Thieves Guild and Dark Brotherhood quests, spellcrafting, and a justice system.


"Woah! That's quite an endorsement. DAoC was a ton of fun. Sell me more."

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Elder Scrolls Online getting 'Craglorn' update this month

By Steve Watts, Apr 07, 2014 11:30am PDT

The Elder Scrolls Online will get its first free update later this month, with a new challenging adventure zone called Craglorn.


"And anyone else struggle with how to reply to npc's questions? Knowing one is good and the other ..."

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Elder Scrolls Online celebrates launch with cinematic PvP trailer

By Steve Watts, Apr 04, 2014 9:00am PDT

Elder Scrolls Online launches today, and ZeniMax has rung in the occasion with a lengthy cinematic trailer showing the feeling they hope to inspire in the PvP mode.


"And not an ounce of gameplay in that whole thing. I wonder how much it cost them to make that."

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PSA: The Elder Scrolls Online now available, hours ahead of schedule

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 03, 2014 4:20pm PDT

Bethesda has a surprise for players that just couldn't stand to wait another minute for The Elder Scrolls Online. The game is available right now on PC, hours before its scheduled release.


"Yeah, I mean, it looks amazing. I would love to play it, but...dat sub. "

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The Elder Scrolls Online wants you to know it is very big

By Steve Watts, Apr 03, 2014 9:00am PDT

On the eve of its release, ZeniMax Online has released an infographic for The Elder Scrolls Online accenting just how big the world is (and how many cups of coffee it took to make it).


"I'd be tempted to try it, but you know the spawn rate would be real limiting factor."

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Elder Scrolls Online streamlining opening hours based on beta feedback

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 15, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Zenimax is changing up elements of The Elder Scrolls Online based on player feedback from the game's beta, offering an adjusted opening and some changes to the game's combat system.


"To bad the rest of the game isn't streamlined. Pretty much every other quest is bugged to the ..."

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Elder Scrolls Online 'Imperial Edition' and pre-order bonuses announced

By Steve Watts, Jan 29, 2014 7:20am PST

The Elder Scrolls Online is getting a special 'Imperial Edition,' and Bethesda has outlined the host of extras included in it and the extra 'Explorer's Pack' you'll get for pre-ordering any version of the game.


"Great news about the option to play any race in any alliance. I've only looked into the game a ..."

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