Tamriel awaits

Revisit some of the most enchanting and memorable locations from The Elder Scrolls universe in a massive online adventure.


The Elder Scrolls Online

  • PS4
  • Release Date: Out Now
  • Genre: Role-Playing Game
  • Publisher: Bethesda
  • Developer: ZeniMax Online Studios

    Game overview

    Explore the historic world of The Elder Scrolls' Tamriel in a massively-mulitplayer online RPG from Bethesda.

    The critically-acclaimed Elder Scrolls series goes online - no subscription necessary. Band together with friends, guild mates and thousands of alliance members or go it alone as a nomadic warrior – Tamriel is yours to explore.

    Journey deep into Skyrim’s treacherous caverns in search of lost treasure, or craft the finest bespoke goods to sell on the streets of Daggerfall. Countless quests wait throughout Tamriel, inviting you to hunt mythic creatures or join in massive multiplayer battles. Use any weapon or armour at any time, regardless of class, and customise your abilities to match your play style.

    You character is scaled to face each zone, meaning you can free explore the world as you see, while the decisions you make will shape your destiny and the persistent world you uncover.


    Key features

    An ever-expanding adventure

    Drawing on over two decades of lore and world-building, The Elder Scrolls Online presents an enormous environment to explore filled with dozens of well-known locations from across the breadth of the series' history and continues to grow as new expansions, DLC and quests are added.

    A connected online world

    Band together with friends, family or perfect strangers from a community of millions of players around the world and pool your skills and resources to conquer the toughest dungeons, bring down the most fearsome foes and unlock the world's intriguing storylines.

    A personal journey

    Create your own unique avatar within the world, defining race, class, attributes and more before choosing a path and uncovering the world at your own pace. Quest alone or with friends, track down the tools and weapons of your trade and discover new locations as you journey through Tamriel.


    Coming soon

    Venture into Greymoor

    Test your courage in the Elder Scrolls Online’s darkest story yet as you delve into the dark heart of Skyrim in a year-long, interconnected adventure spread across four content drops.

    Jump right into The Elder Scrolls Online: Greymoor create a new character without needing to play previous ESO content. This latest chapter also includes full access to the base game and all previous chapters, so new players will have access to hundreds of hours of additional adventures throughout Tamriel. 

    Veterans, take your existing hero to Western Skyrim, no matter your current progress and discover level-appropriate content from the moment you step into Western Skyrim.

    Explore Western Skyrim

    Venture through an iconic land, 1,000 years before the events of The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. Explore the unforgiving homeland of the Nords, both above and below ground.

    Face an ancient evil

    An army of monsters led by a Vampire Lord has awoken from the depths of Blackreach, intent on devouring souls to fuel their rebirth.

    Discover Tamriel’s history

    Travel across Tamriel to locate and excavate ancient artifacts, unlock rewards and achieve Loremaster status with the new Antiquities System.

    A year-long gothic adventure

    The Dark Heart of Skyrim is a tale of sinister secrets and deadly betrayals told across a whole new ESO Chapter and three DLC game packs.


    Third Chapter

    Discover Elsweyr

    Explore sun-blessed savannahs and canyons, defend the Khajiiti homeland and command the merciless undead with the added Necromancer class in this vast new chapter of The Elder Scrolls Online.

    Dragons return

    Fearsome Dragons soar through the skies of Elsweyr, leaving scorched ruins in their wake. Discover the dark purpose behind their rampage and fight to prevent the destruction of the Khajiiti homeland.

    The dead rise

    All of Tamriel’s dead are a resource for you to manipulate and exploit. Experience new kinds of tactical play as you master control over life and death with the Necromancer class.

    New lands await

    Venture to the war-ravaged homeland of the Khajiit for the first time and explore fertile grasslands filled with stalking predators, winding canyons and dark shadowy corners where bandits lurk.


    Second Chapter

    Journey to Summerset

    Set off with your friends to Summerset and explore the ancestral home of the high elves for the first time since 1994’s The Elder Scrolls: Arena.

    Visit the island of Artaeum, home to the mysterious Psijic Order, a group of sages that predate the Mages Guild.

    Tamriel’s fate hangs in the balance and the heroes of ESO are called upon to save the world once more.

    Summerset introduces an enormous and stunning new zone unlike any other, a fresh skill line with new magical powers to master, an expanded crafting system to forge powerful gear, the continuation of the ESO story, and more!

    Cinematic trailer

    Journey to Summerset trailer

    Reveal trailer


    First Chapter

    Return to Morrowind

    Return to the legendary island of Vvardenfell - the same iconic environment featured in Bethesda Game Studios’ genre-defining open world RPG, The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind. 

    Built upon the same geographical footprint of its forerunner – including all key locations from the classic game – this huge region is free to explore for new players and The Elder Scrolls Online veterans alike, featuring over 30 hours of additional mainline story quests, a new Trial and a new PvP mode where three teams of four go head to head.

    Set 700 years before the events of The Elder Scrolls III: Morrowind, this latest chapter in The Elder Scrolls Online invites you to save a fledgling Vivec City from the threat of a cataclysmic meteor strike by helping an ailing demigod regain his lost power.

    Now included with the base game.

    Gameplay trailer

    Reveal trailer

    Clockwork City trailer


    See it in action

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